Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 17 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 130 106
Rank change year-on-year +29 -24 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 99 54 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.00% 1.28% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 5.40% 3.32% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 50 94
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £318 £351 £332
90th Percentile £570 £645 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +150.00% -24.53%

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,833 1,625 2,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.05% 38.41% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,166 963 1,443
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £257 £261
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 68 90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.70% +1.89%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.98 £26.25 £23.08
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.16% -0.71%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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 +27 80 £425 -10.53% 3
South Yorkshire -1 15 £405 -36.72% 2
North Yorkshire +7 4 £325 -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 95 (95.96%) Linux
2 85 (85.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (51.52%) Puppet
4 39 (39.39%) Jenkins
4 39 (39.39%) Docker
5 38 (38.38%) Git (software)
6 36 (36.36%) Java
7 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (23.23%) DevOps
8 21 (21.21%) Open Source
9 20 (20.20%) MongoDB
9 20 (20.20%) Unix
10 19 (19.19%) SQL
10 19 (19.19%) MySQL
10 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
10 19 (19.19%) Ansible
11 18 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 18 (18.18%) TDD
11 18 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
12 17 (17.17%) JUnit
12 17 (17.17%) Python
12 17 (17.17%) Node.js
13 16 (16.16%) Kanban
13 16 (16.16%) Scrum
13 16 (16.16%) Configuration Management
14 15 (15.15%) Windows
14 15 (15.15%) Test Automation
14 15 (15.15%) REST

Red Hat
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 (14.14%) Confluence
2 8 (8.08%) Apache
3 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.03%) nginx
5 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.02%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.01%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) Jetty
6 1 (1.01%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.14%) Slack
3 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.04%) PaaS
5 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.02%) IaaS
5 2 (2.02%) Office 365
5 2 (2.02%) SaaS
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.01%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.01%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) SMS
2 7 (7.07%) DNS
3 6 (6.06%) Firewall
4 5 (5.05%) DHCP
5 3 (3.03%) HTTP
5 3 (3.03%) SAN
5 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.03%) VPN
6 2 (2.02%) LAN
6 2 (2.02%) NAS
7 1 (1.01%) FTP
7 1 (1.01%) IPsec
7 1 (1.01%) SNMP
7 1 (1.01%) SSH
7 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) MongoDB
2 19 (19.19%) MySQL
2 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
3 18 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (14.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.06%) Apache Hive
5 6 (6.06%) Big Data
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.03%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (2.02%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.01%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 38 (38.38%) Git (software)
3 17 (17.17%) JUnit
4 15 (15.15%) Cucumber
5 14 (14.14%) JIRA
6 13 (13.13%) Jasmine
7 7 (7.07%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.02%) ProC
9 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.01%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.01%) Maven
10 1 (1.01%) Selenium
10 1 (1.01%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.01%) Subversion
10 1 (1.01%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (7.07%) Banking
1 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Games
3 2 (2.02%) Back Office
3 2 (2.02%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (17.17%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (14.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Administrator
5 8 (8.08%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.05%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.04%) Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) JavaScript Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.17%) Node.js
2 15 (15.15%) REST
3 11 (11.11%) Kafka
4 9 (9.09%) Middleware
5 6 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (6.06%) Spring
5 6 (6.06%) Spring Batch
5 6 (6.06%) Spring Boot
5 6 (6.06%) Spring Security
6 3 (3.03%) J2EE
7 2 (2.02%) OC4J
7 2 (2.02%) Web Services
8 1 (1.01%) .NET
8 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.01%) JSON
8 1 (1.01%) LDAP
8 1 (1.01%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.01%) Servlets
8 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Clustering
3 4 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 95 (95.96%) Linux
2 85 (85.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (20.20%) Unix
4 15 (15.15%) Windows
5 12 (12.12%) Windows Server
6 9 (9.09%) CentOS
6 9 (9.09%) SUSE
6 9 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (8.08%) AIX
8 4 (4.04%) HPUX
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (4.04%) Solaris
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.01%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (23.23%) DevOps
2 21 (21.21%) Open Source
3 18 (18.18%) TDD
4 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
5 16 (16.16%) Configuration Management
5 16 (16.16%) Kanban
5 16 (16.16%) Scrum
6 15 (15.15%) Microservices
6 15 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 13 (13.13%) BDD
7 13 (13.13%) Mentoring
8 12 (12.12%) Coaching
8 12 (12.12%) SFIA
9 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (8.08%) Integration Testing
12 7 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.36%) Java
2 19 (19.19%) SQL
3 18 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.17%) Python
5 12 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 12 (12.12%) PHP
6 8 (8.08%) Ruby
6 8 (8.08%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.05%) Go
8 4 (4.04%) Perl
9 3 (3.03%) C
10 2 (2.02%) Groovy
10 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) CCA
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.02%) MCITP
4 2 (2.02%) MCSE
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) GCIA
5 1 (1.01%) GCIH
5 1 (1.01%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (39.39%) Docker
2 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.02%) NFS
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.02%) vSphere
6 2 (2.02%) XenApp
6 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.02%) XenServer
7 1 (1.01%) Firmware
7 1 (1.01%) KVM
7 1 (1.01%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (51.52%) Puppet
2 19 (19.19%) Ansible
3 15 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (9.09%) Terraform
5 8 (8.08%) Salt
6 6 (6.06%) Grafana
6 6 (6.06%) Graylog
7 4 (4.04%) SCOM
8 3 (3.03%) SCCM
9 2 (2.02%) Data Guard
9 2 (2.02%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (2.02%) HP SIM
9 2 (2.02%) Marathon
9 2 (2.02%) Mesos
9 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (2.02%) WSUS
10 1 (1.01%) Opsview
10 1 (1.01%) Prometheus
10 1 (1.01%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) HP
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) VMware
3 5 (5.05%) Dell
3 5 (5.05%) IBM
4 3 (3.03%) F5
4 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds
4 3 (3.03%) Splunk
5 2 (2.02%) Brocade
5 2 (2.02%) Centrify
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco
5 2 (2.02%) Citrix
5 2 (2.02%) Google
5 2 (2.02%) McAfee
6 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.01%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.01%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.01%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.01%) NetApp