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 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.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 85 73
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 28 60 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.39% 2.16% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 5.74% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 46 50
Median daily rate £425 £456 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.84% +22.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £565 £425
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 £47.50 £36.00 £32.09
% change year-on-year +31.94% +12.20%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 769 1046 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.22% 37.72% 42.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 699 781
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.34 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 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 -6 24 £425 -5.55% 18
South Yorkshire +4 3 £385 -30.00%
North Yorkshire +8 1 - -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 27 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (35.56%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 14 (31.11%) MySQL
6 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (26.67%) JIRA
6 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 12 (26.67%) Open Source
6 12 (26.67%) Confluence
6 12 (26.67%) DevOps
7 11 (24.44%) Puppet
7 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (24.44%) Node.js
7 11 (24.44%) Python
8 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
8 10 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
9 9 (20.00%) REST
9 9 (20.00%) Jasmine
9 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
9 9 (20.00%) BDD
9 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 9 (20.00%) Microservices
9 9 (20.00%) SDLC
9 9 (20.00%) Slack
9 9 (20.00%) SQL
9 9 (20.00%) JUnit
9 9 (20.00%) Windows

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 12 (26.67%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Slack
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.44%) GitHub
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Route 53
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) DHCP
2 3 (6.67%) LDAP
3 2 (4.44%) FTP
3 2 (4.44%) HTTP
3 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.44%) SMTP
3 2 (4.44%) SSL
3 2 (4.44%) Telnet
4 1 (2.22%) DMZ
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) VLAN
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) MySQL
2 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.44%) Big Data
6 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.44%) HBase
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) JIRA
3 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 9 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.22%) GCC
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Node.js
2 9 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (11.11%) Middleware
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.22%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) Java EE
6 1 (2.22%) JPA
6 1 (2.22%) LAMP
6 1 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 27 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Windows
4 8 (17.78%) CentOS
4 8 (17.78%) Solaris
5 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 6 (13.33%) Unix
6 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) SUSE
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.44%) AIX
10 1 (2.22%) HPUX
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps
1 12 (26.67%) Open Source
2 9 (20.00%) BDD
2 9 (20.00%) Microservices
2 9 (20.00%) SDLC
2 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.00%) TDD
2 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Migration
4 5 (11.11%) SFIA
5 4 (8.89%) Coaching
5 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) Python
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (17.78%) Ruby
6 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.44%) Perl
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) MCSE
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCDP
4 1 (2.22%) CCNP
4 1 (2.22%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CISM
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Docker
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.89%) KVM
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.44%) HDFS
4 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (24.44%) Puppet
2 6 (13.33%) Ansible
3 3 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.44%) Grafana
4 2 (4.44%) Graphite
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (4.44%) Mesos
4 2 (4.44%) Nagios
4 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.22%) Terraform
5 1 (2.22%) vMotion
5 1 (2.22%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) HP
3 5 (11.11%) IBM
4 4 (8.89%) Dell
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) Hortonworks
6 2 (4.44%) MuleSoft
6 2 (4.44%) NetApp
6 2 (4.44%) New Relic
6 2 (4.44%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.44%) Splunk
6 2 (4.44%) Veritas
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.22%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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