Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 126 86
Rank change year-on-year +28 -40 +56
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 22 65 133
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.44% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 3.56% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 110
Median daily rate £525 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -2.33%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £300
90th Percentile £675 £588 £539
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
England median hourly rate £50.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +34.00% +7.14% -28.21%

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 872 1,824 1,784
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.11% 40.52% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 1,181 1,155
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £231
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
England median daily rate £453 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -2.66% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 110 90
Median hourly rate £17.10 £15.00 £17.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.00% -14.31% +34.65%
10th Percentile £11.02 £10.49 £10.73
90th Percentile £28.59 £31.25 £41.78
Median hourly rate £20.06 £19.02 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.66% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Red Hat in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in Yorkshire.

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 1 June 2020. 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 +10 11 £350 -22.22% 1
South Yorkshire +47 10 £569 +37.88%
North Yorkshire -1 1 £450 -5.26%
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 14 (63.64%) Ansible
2 11 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
3 9 (40.91%) BGP
3 9 (40.91%) MPLS
3 9 (40.91%) VXLAN
3 9 (40.91%) OpenStack
4 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Juniper
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Solaris
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Project Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
7 4 (18.18%) Unix
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) Network Design
8 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
9 2 (9.09%) GitHub
9 2 (9.09%) Microservices
9 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
9 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
9 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
9 2 (9.09%) Apache CXF
9 2 (9.09%) YAML

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 9 (40.91%) OpenStack
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
1 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.55%) AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Azure
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) BGP
1 9 (40.91%) MPLS
1 9 (40.91%) VXLAN
2 2 (9.09%) Junos
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
1 2 (9.09%) Apache CXF
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
1 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) YAML
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Solaris
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (4.55%) VMS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Project Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (9.09%) Decision-Making
4 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 2 (9.09%) Microservices
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) APMP
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) Terraform
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco
1 7 (31.82%) Juniper
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Brocade
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.55%) Isilon
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos
4 1 (4.55%) Sun