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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 93 58
Rank change year-on-year -6 -35  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 52 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.99% 1.88% 3.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.90% 7.75% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 48
Median daily rate £430 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.05% +14.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £351 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £565 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year - +0.69%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 408 671 638
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.28% 24.20% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 470 357
Median daily rate £360 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 56
Median hourly rate £11.88 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.03% -3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.15 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire 0 17 £430 +0.05% 12
South Yorkshire -1 2 £325 -38.09%
North Yorkshire +7 1 - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) Red Hat
3 19 (54.29%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) Open Source
5 15 (42.86%) Node.js
6 14 (40.00%) Confluence
6 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (40.00%) MySQL
6 14 (40.00%) JIRA
7 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
7 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
7 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
7 13 (37.14%) Microservices
7 13 (37.14%) Slack
8 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
8 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
8 12 (34.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (34.29%) SQL
9 11 (31.43%) TDD
9 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
9 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
9 11 (31.43%) BDD
9 11 (31.43%) REST
9 11 (31.43%) DevOps
9 11 (31.43%) SDLC
10 9 (25.71%) Jasmine
10 9 (25.71%) JUnit
10 9 (25.71%) Windows
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft

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 14 (40.00%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Slack
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Route 53
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) LDAP
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) FTP
4 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) SMTP
4 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 2 (5.71%) Telnet
5 1 (2.86%) DMZ
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 12 (34.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
2 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) JIRA
2 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
3 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
4 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
5 9 (25.71%) Jasmine
5 9 (25.71%) JUnit
6 2 (5.71%) GitLab
6 2 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.86%) GCC
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Developer
1 7 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Java Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior WebOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) Node.js
2 11 (31.43%) REST
3 4 (11.43%) Spring
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) Middleware
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) Dropwizard
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 2 (5.71%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) Spring Boot
5 2 (5.71%) Spring Security
6 1 (2.86%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.86%) Java EE
6 1 (2.86%) JMS
6 1 (2.86%) JPA
6 1 (2.86%) LAMP
6 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.86%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Clustering
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.29%) SUSE
5 4 (11.43%) CentOS
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris
6 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) AIX
7 2 (5.71%) Unix
8 1 (2.86%) HPUX
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Open Source
2 13 (37.14%) Microservices
2 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
3 11 (31.43%) BDD
3 11 (31.43%) DevOps
3 11 (31.43%) SDLC
3 11 (31.43%) TDD
4 7 (20.00%) SFIA
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.43%) Coaching
8 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.57%) Kanban
8 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSE
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCDP
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISM
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) KVM
4 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (20.00%) Puppet
3 5 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.71%) Ansible
5 2 (5.71%) Mesos
5 2 (5.71%) Rancher
6 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.86%) Terraform
6 1 (2.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) Dell
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
5 2 (5.71%) Veritas
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) Brocade
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.86%) Sun
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
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