Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 143 85
Rank change year-on-year +72 -58 +13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 157 40 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.21% 0.94% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.46% 4.38% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 29 99
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £354 £315
90th Percentile £588 £575 £490
England median daily rate £475 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.75 £27.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +48.18% -5.17% -14.71%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 899 914 1,354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.37% 21.53% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 519 903
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £200 £170 £239
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 76 62
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.25 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% -3.92% -3.77%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.34 £9.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £21.50 £24.65
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £16.99
% change year-on-year +3.97% -0.90% +2.94%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +65 138 £430 -7.03% 12
South Yorkshire +4 19 £425 +9.68% 2
North Yorkshire -3 1 £350 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 157 (100.00%) Linux
2 110 (70.06%) Red Hat
3 102 (64.97%) Puppet
4 71 (45.22%) Docker
5 67 (42.68%) Git (software)
6 65 (41.40%) Jenkins
7 55 (35.03%) Java
8 54 (34.39%) DevOps
9 46 (29.30%) Bash Shell
9 46 (29.30%) Microservices
10 45 (28.66%) Ansible
11 42 (26.75%) MongoDB
11 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
11 42 (26.75%) Python
12 40 (25.48%) JIRA
12 40 (25.48%) Node.js
12 40 (25.48%) Confluence
12 40 (25.48%) Slack
13 39 (24.84%) Opscode Chef
13 39 (24.84%) MySQL
14 38 (24.20%) TDD
14 38 (24.20%) Software Engineering
15 37 (23.57%) PostgreSQL
15 37 (23.57%) SQL
15 37 (23.57%) Open Source
16 36 (22.93%) NoSQL
16 36 (22.93%) Mentoring
16 36 (22.93%) Coaching
17 35 (22.29%) REST
17 35 (22.29%) Agile Software Development

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (25.48%) Confluence
2 12 (7.64%) Apache
3 8 (5.10%) nginx
4 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) Jetty
6 1 (0.64%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 40 (25.48%) Slack
2 22 (14.01%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (2.55%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.55%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (2.55%) IaaS
5 4 (2.55%) PaaS
5 4 (2.55%) SaaS
5 4 (2.55%) Serverless
6 3 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.27%) Office 365
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.55%) SMS
2 7 (4.46%) HTTP
3 3 (1.91%) NAS
3 3 (1.91%) SAN
4 2 (1.27%) LAN
4 2 (1.27%) WAN
5 1 (0.64%) DHCP
5 1 (0.64%) DNS
5 1 (0.64%) Firewall
5 1 (0.64%) FTP
5 1 (0.64%) IPsec
5 1 (0.64%) SSL
5 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.75%) MongoDB
2 39 (24.84%) MySQL
3 37 (23.57%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (22.93%) NoSQL
5 27 (17.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (7.01%) Apache Hive
6 11 (7.01%) Big Data
7 4 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.27%) Redis
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (42.68%) Git (software)
2 65 (41.40%) Jenkins
3 40 (25.48%) JIRA
4 34 (21.66%) Cucumber
5 33 (21.02%) JUnit
6 27 (17.20%) Jasmine
7 11 (7.01%) Artifactory
8 8 (5.10%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (3.82%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.27%) Subversion
11 1 (0.64%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (5.73%) Finance
2 3 (1.91%) Games
3 2 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (29.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (21.66%) Linux Engineer
3 28 (17.83%) Software Engineer
4 21 (13.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (11.46%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (10.83%) JavaScript Engineer
7 12 (7.64%) Developer
8 10 (6.37%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Java Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 8 (5.10%) Senior DevOps
11 7 (4.46%) Administrator
11 7 (4.46%) Java Software Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (3.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.18%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.48%) Node.js
2 35 (22.29%) REST
3 13 (8.28%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (7.64%) Kafka
5 11 (7.01%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (7.01%) Spring
5 11 (7.01%) Spring Batch
5 11 (7.01%) Spring Boot
5 11 (7.01%) Spring Security
6 4 (2.55%) Middleware
6 4 (2.55%) Serverless Framework
6 4 (2.55%) Web Services
7 2 (1.27%) CSS
7 2 (1.27%) Dropwizard
7 2 (1.27%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.27%) HTML
7 2 (1.27%) Java EE
7 2 (1.27%) LAMP
7 2 (1.27%) Memcached
7 2 (1.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.64%) Clustering
3 11 (7.01%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.82%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.55%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.27%) CCTV
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (14.01%) Unix
3 21 (13.38%) CentOS
4 13 (8.28%) AIX
4 13 (8.28%) Windows
5 12 (7.64%) SUSE
6 9 (5.73%) HPUX
6 9 (5.73%) Solaris
7 8 (5.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (4.46%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.27%) Debian
10 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.39%) DevOps
2 46 (29.30%) Microservices
3 38 (24.20%) Software Engineering
3 38 (24.20%) TDD
4 37 (23.57%) Open Source
5 36 (22.93%) Coaching
5 36 (22.93%) Mentoring
6 35 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (21.66%) SFIA
7 34 (21.66%) Test Automation
8 33 (21.02%) BDD
9 32 (20.38%) Kanban
9 32 (20.38%) Scrum
10 28 (17.83%) Configuration Management
11 27 (17.20%) Deployment Automation
12 24 (15.29%) Continuous Delivery
13 22 (14.01%) User Stories
14 19 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (10.83%) Integration Testing
16 16 (10.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.03%) Java
2 46 (29.30%) Bash Shell
3 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
3 42 (26.75%) Python
4 37 (23.57%) SQL
5 21 (13.38%) Shell Script
6 15 (9.55%) PHP
7 14 (8.92%) Ruby
8 9 (5.73%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) C
9 1 (0.64%) ES6
9 1 (0.64%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.46%) Degree
3 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.55%) CISMP
4 4 (2.55%) CISSP
5 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) SLA
2 6 (3.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (45.22%) Docker
2 4 (2.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.55%) KVM
3 3 (1.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.27%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) Xen
5 1 (0.64%) NFS
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 102 (64.97%) Puppet
2 45 (28.66%) Ansible
3 39 (24.84%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (12.74%) Terraform
5 13 (8.28%) Grafana
6 11 (7.01%) Graylog
7 7 (4.46%) Salt
8 4 (2.55%) Marathon
8 4 (2.55%) Mesos
8 4 (2.55%) Rancher
9 2 (1.27%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.27%) Graphite
9 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.27%) Opsview
9 2 (1.27%) SCCM
9 2 (1.27%) SCOM
9 2 (1.27%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 110 (70.06%) Red Hat
2 11 (7.01%) HP
2 11 (7.01%) Oracle
3 10 (6.37%) Splunk
4 9 (5.73%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.10%) IBM
6 4 (2.55%) Brocade
6 4 (2.55%) Dell
6 4 (2.55%) F5
7 3 (1.91%) Google
7 3 (1.91%) VMware
8 2 (1.27%) New Relic