Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 115 107
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 110 69 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.23% 1.62% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.53% 8.22% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 90 86
Yorkshire median daily rate £478 £525 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.05% +21.04% +14.14%
10th Percentile £346 £400 £343
90th Percentile £575 £645 £565
England median daily rate £500 £475 £431
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.21% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +75.00% -31.03%

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 954 839 1,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.37% 19.75% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 493 764
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £206 £157 £207
90th Percentile £538 £539 £563
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 63 79
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.14 £12.50 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.08% -14.18% +16.52%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.37 £10.40
90th Percentile £42.20 £21.60 £35.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +19 103 £489 -8.64% 15
South Yorkshire -13 4 £438 -30.00% 4
North Yorkshire -2 3 £375 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Linux
2 58 (52.73%) Puppet
3 54 (49.09%) Red Hat
4 46 (41.82%) Python
4 46 (41.82%) Git (software)
4 46 (41.82%) DevOps
5 45 (40.91%) Docker
6 44 (40.00%) Microservices
6 44 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (37.27%) MongoDB
7 41 (37.27%) Jenkins
8 40 (36.36%) Java
9 39 (35.45%) MySQL
10 31 (28.18%) Ansible
11 29 (26.36%) Terraform
12 28 (25.45%) JIRA
13 27 (24.55%) NoSQL
13 27 (24.55%) Confluence
13 27 (24.55%) SQL
13 27 (24.55%) Slack
14 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
14 26 (23.64%) Bash Shell
15 25 (22.73%) Node.js
15 25 (22.73%) Software Engineering
16 24 (21.82%) Test Automation
16 24 (21.82%) CentOS
17 23 (20.91%) Amazon EC2
17 23 (20.91%) Opscode Chef
18 22 (20.00%) TDD
18 22 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

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 27 (24.55%) Confluence
2 6 (5.45%) nginx
3 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.73%) Apache
5 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.91%) IIS
6 1 (0.91%) Jetty
6 1 (0.91%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 44 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (24.55%) Slack
3 23 (20.91%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (15.45%) Amazon S3
5 16 (14.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 15 (13.64%) Route 53
7 13 (11.82%) Amazon ELB
8 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (4.55%) Office 365
10 4 (3.64%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.73%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (2.73%) Amazon Glacier
11 3 (2.73%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (2.73%) PaaS
11 3 (2.73%) Serverless
12 1 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.91%) GitHub
12 1 (0.91%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) HTTP
2 9 (8.18%) Firewall
3 6 (5.45%) DNS
4 5 (4.55%) SAN
5 4 (3.64%) NAS
6 3 (2.73%) SMS
6 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.82%) SSH
7 2 (1.82%) VPN
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.91%) DHCP
8 1 (0.91%) FTP
8 1 (0.91%) IPsec
8 1 (0.91%) SSL
8 1 (0.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.27%) MongoDB
2 39 (35.45%) MySQL
3 27 (24.55%) NoSQL
4 22 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (5.45%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.73%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.82%) Big Data
10 2 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 46 (41.82%) Git (software)
2 41 (37.27%) Jenkins
3 28 (25.45%) JIRA
4 21 (19.09%) Cucumber
5 20 (18.18%) SonarQube
6 13 (11.82%) GitLab
7 3 (2.73%) JUnit
8 2 (1.82%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.82%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.82%) ProC
9 1 (0.91%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (5.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Banking
2 5 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) Games
3 2 (1.82%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.91%) Back Office
4 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (32.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (11.82%) Software Engineer
3 10 (9.09%) Administrator
3 10 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (7.27%) Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Consultant
6 6 (5.45%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) Node.js
2 18 (16.36%) REST
3 14 (12.73%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (6.36%) Kafka
4 7 (6.36%) Middleware
5 3 (2.73%) J2EE
5 3 (2.73%) Web Services
6 2 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.82%) OC4J
6 2 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.82%) Serverless Framework
7 1 (0.91%) .NET
7 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.91%) JSON
7 1 (0.91%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.91%) Servlets
7 1 (0.91%) Spring
7 1 (0.91%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.91%) Spring Security
7 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Public Cloud
2 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Clustering
4 4 (3.64%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (21.82%) CentOS
3 16 (14.55%) Unix
3 16 (14.55%) Windows
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.27%) AIX
6 6 (5.45%) Solaris
7 5 (4.55%) Windows 10
7 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.64%) HPUX
8 4 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (3.64%) SUSE
9 3 (2.73%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.91%) VMS
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) DevOps
2 44 (40.00%) Microservices
3 25 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 24 (21.82%) Test Automation
5 22 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 22 (20.00%) TDD
6 21 (19.09%) Mentoring
7 20 (18.18%) BDD
7 20 (18.18%) Coaching
8 19 (17.27%) SDLC
9 14 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (11.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 12 (10.91%) Open Source
12 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
13 9 (8.18%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 4 (3.64%) IT Strategy
17 3 (2.73%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.82%) Python
2 40 (36.36%) Java
3 27 (24.55%) SQL
4 26 (23.64%) Bash Shell
4 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.55%) Perl
6 13 (11.82%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.27%) PHP
8 7 (6.36%) Ruby
9 5 (4.55%) Go
10 3 (2.73%) C
11 2 (1.82%) Groovy
11 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) MCP
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.91%) CCIE
3 1 (0.91%) CCNA
3 1 (0.91%) CCNP
3 1 (0.91%) CCSA
3 1 (0.91%) CCSE
3 1 (0.91%) CCSM
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.91%) CISSP
3 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) GCIA
3 1 (0.91%) GCIH
3 1 (0.91%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (40.91%) Docker
2 9 (8.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.82%) Firmware
4 2 (1.82%) NFS
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.91%) KVM
5 1 (0.91%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.91%) vSphere
5 1 (0.91%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (52.73%) Puppet
2 31 (28.18%) Ansible
3 29 (26.36%) Terraform
4 23 (20.91%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (15.45%) Kubernetes
6 16 (14.55%) Grafana
7 13 (11.82%) Packer
7 13 (11.82%) Prometheus
7 13 (11.82%) Rancher
8 7 (6.36%) Salt
9 2 (1.82%) Data Guard
9 2 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.82%) Graylog
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.91%) collectd
10 1 (0.91%) Graphite
10 1 (0.91%) Kibana
10 1 (0.91%) logstash
Vendors
1 54 (49.09%) Red Hat
2 12 (10.91%) Black Duck
3 11 (10.00%) Oracle
3 11 (10.00%) VMware
4 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.45%) Cisco
5 6 (5.45%) F5
5 6 (5.45%) IBM
6 5 (4.55%) Splunk
7 4 (3.64%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (1.82%) Centrify
8 2 (1.82%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.91%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.91%) CA
9 1 (0.91%) Dell
9 1 (0.91%) Google
9 1 (0.91%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.91%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.91%) Veeam