Period
to 17 October 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 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.

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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 117 91
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26 +19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 70 66 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.42% 1.55% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.79% 3.99% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 98
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.44% +1.69% +14.94%
10th Percentile £313 £357 £355
90th Percentile £556 £645 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £44.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year -4.55% +67.62% -0.94%

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 1,846 1,653 2,149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.45% 38.94% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,143 983 1,346
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £251 £250
90th Percentile £555 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 75 98
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.98 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.11% -3.45% +6.66%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.73
90th Percentile £34.13 £25.30 £24.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.06% +2.88% -2.86%

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 October 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 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 +8 59 £413 -13.16% 16
South Yorkshire -19 6 £405 -31.93% 1
North Yorkshire +5 5 £325 - 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 65 (92.86%) Linux
2 54 (77.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (45.71%) Puppet
4 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 25 (35.71%) Docker
5 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
6 20 (28.57%) DevOps
6 20 (28.57%) Unix
7 19 (27.14%) Java
8 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (24.29%) Ansible
9 17 (24.29%) Windows
9 17 (24.29%) Python
10 15 (21.43%) Windows Server
11 14 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (18.57%) Oracle
13 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
14 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
14 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
15 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 10 (14.29%) VMware
15 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (14.29%) CentOS
16 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (12.86%) Firewall
16 9 (12.86%) Middleware
16 9 (12.86%) IBM
16 9 (12.86%) DNS

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 6 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) nginx
3 3 (4.29%) WordPress
4 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Jetty
5 1 (1.43%) Mongrel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Magento
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.57%) Office 365
4 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.86%) PaaS
5 2 (2.86%) Route 53
5 2 (2.86%) Slack
6 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.43%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) DNS
1 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 4 (5.71%) DHCP
3 3 (4.29%) HTTP
3 3 (4.29%) SAN
3 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.86%) LAN
4 2 (2.86%) NAS
4 2 (2.86%) SMS
4 2 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (1.43%) Broadband
5 1 (1.43%) FTP
5 1 (1.43%) IPsec
5 1 (1.43%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.43%) SSH
5 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
1 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
4 2 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.86%) Redis
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) Artifactory
3 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.29%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) JUnit
4 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.86%) ProC
4 2 (2.86%) Selenium
4 2 (2.86%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.43%) Maven
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (10.00%) Banking
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Back Office
4 2 (2.86%) Games
4 2 (2.86%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) Administrator
3 8 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Implementation Manager
8 3 (4.29%) AIX Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Linux Support
8 3 (4.29%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) Middleware
2 7 (10.00%) Kafka
3 3 (4.29%) J2EE
3 3 (4.29%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) .NET
4 2 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.86%) OC4J
4 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.43%) Servlets
5 1 (1.43%) Spring
5 1 (1.43%) Spring Batch
5 1 (1.43%) Spring Security
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.29%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 65 (92.86%) Linux
2 54 (77.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (28.57%) Unix
4 17 (24.29%) Windows
5 15 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 10 (14.29%) CentOS
7 8 (11.43%) AIX
8 6 (8.57%) HPUX
9 5 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (7.14%) Solaris
9 5 (7.14%) Windows 10
9 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.86%) SUSE
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) DevOps
2 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
3 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (8.57%) Open Source
7 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (7.14%) IT Strategy
7 5 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (5.71%) High Availability
8 4 (5.71%) TDD
9 3 (4.29%) Break/Fix
9 3 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) Kanban
9 3 (4.29%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.29%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Scrum
9 3 (4.29%) Server Building
9 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) Java
2 17 (24.29%) Python
3 14 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
5 9 (12.86%) PHP
6 7 (10.00%) Ruby
7 6 (8.57%) Perl
7 6 (8.57%) SQL
8 5 (7.14%) Go
9 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.29%) C
10 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.86%) Groovy
11 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) CCA
3 2 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCITP
3 2 (2.86%) MCSE
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CISSP
4 1 (1.43%) GCIA
4 1 (1.43%) GCIH
4 1 (1.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (35.71%) Docker
2 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.86%) NFS
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.86%) vSphere
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
6 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.86%) XenServer
7 1 (1.43%) Firmware
7 1 (1.43%) KVM
7 1 (1.43%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (45.71%) Puppet
2 17 (24.29%) Ansible
3 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.57%) Salt
4 6 (8.57%) Terraform
5 4 (5.71%) SCOM
6 3 (4.29%) SCCM
7 2 (2.86%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.86%) Grafana
7 2 (2.86%) Graylog
7 2 (2.86%) HP SIM
7 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.86%) WSUS
8 1 (1.43%) QRadar
8 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.29%) VMware
4 9 (12.86%) IBM
5 8 (11.43%) HP
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco
7 5 (7.14%) F5
8 4 (5.71%) Dell
9 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
9 3 (4.29%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.86%) Centrify
10 2 (2.86%) Citrix
10 2 (2.86%) Google
10 2 (2.86%) McAfee
11 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.43%) CyberArk
11 1 (1.43%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.43%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.43%) NetApp
11 1 (1.43%) Veritas