Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 103 124
Rank change year-on-year -8 +21 -49
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 80 114 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.81% 2.09% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.59% 5.36% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 95 79
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +27.49%
10th Percentile £339 £331 £260
90th Percentile £645 £565 £501
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £31.75 £27.75
% change year-on-year +40.16% +14.41% -30.63%

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 1743 2125 2517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.33% 39.00% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 1317 1525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £254 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 101 168
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.52% +6.66% +4.58%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.00 £8.85
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.00 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -24 48 £430 -0.86% 4
South Yorkshire +22 28 £450 +12.36% 6
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 66 (82.50%) Linux
2 43 (53.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (42.50%) Jenkins
4 32 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 28 (35.00%) Java
6 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (28.75%) MySQL
7 23 (28.75%) Microservices
8 22 (27.50%) DevOps
8 22 (27.50%) JUnit
8 22 (27.50%) Unix
9 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
9 21 (26.25%) Open Source
10 20 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 20 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (23.75%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
12 18 (22.50%) SQL
12 18 (22.50%) TDD
12 18 (22.50%) NoSQL
12 18 (22.50%) REST
12 18 (22.50%) Cucumber
12 18 (22.50%) BDD
12 18 (22.50%) Puppet
12 18 (22.50%) Jasmine
12 18 (22.50%) Node.js
12 18 (22.50%) Test Automation
13 17 (21.25%) Confluence
13 17 (21.25%) SFIA
13 17 (21.25%) JIRA

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 17 (21.25%) Confluence
2 4 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Slack
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) Heroku
4 3 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.50%) IaaS
5 2 (2.50%) PaaS
5 2 (2.50%) SaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.25%) GitHub
6 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) DNS
2 10 (12.50%) Firewall
3 7 (8.75%) NAS
4 6 (7.50%) SAN
5 5 (6.25%) Extranet
5 5 (6.25%) Intranet
6 4 (5.00%) HTTP
7 3 (3.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) MySQL
2 20 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 19 (23.75%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (22.50%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.25%) OLAP
5 5 (6.25%) OLTP
6 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.25%) Big Data
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Jenkins
2 32 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 22 (27.50%) JUnit
4 18 (22.50%) Cucumber
4 18 (22.50%) Jasmine
5 17 (21.25%) JIRA
6 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
7 4 (5.00%) Maven
8 3 (3.75%) Selenium
8 3 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.25%) GCC
9 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (22.50%) Administrator
3 16 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (10.00%) Java Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (8.75%) Unix Administrator
10 5 (6.25%) Agile Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Architect
10 5 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Azure DevOps
11 4 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) Node.js
1 18 (22.50%) REST
2 5 (6.25%) Spring
3 4 (5.00%) Apache Camel
3 4 (5.00%) RESTful
4 3 (3.75%) LAMP
4 3 (3.75%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.75%) Web Services
5 2 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.25%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.25%) JPA
6 1 (1.25%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.50%) Clustering
2 4 (5.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Replication
4 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 66 (82.50%) Linux
2 43 (53.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (27.50%) Unix
4 14 (17.50%) CentOS
5 13 (16.25%) Windows
6 9 (11.25%) Solaris
7 5 (6.25%) AIX
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.00%) SUSE
9 3 (3.75%) HPUX
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) Microservices
3 22 (27.50%) DevOps
4 21 (26.25%) Open Source
4 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
5 18 (22.50%) BDD
5 18 (22.50%) TDD
5 18 (22.50%) Test Automation
6 17 (21.25%) SFIA
7 14 (17.50%) Kanban
7 14 (17.50%) Scrum
8 12 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (15.00%) SDLC
9 10 (12.50%) Coaching
10 9 (11.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (11.25%) Integration Testing
10 9 (11.25%) Load Balancing
11 5 (6.25%) Data Management
11 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) Java
2 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
3 18 (22.50%) SQL
4 15 (18.75%) Python
5 14 (17.50%) Bash Shell
6 12 (15.00%) Shell Script
7 11 (13.75%) Perl
8 7 (8.75%) Ruby
9 2 (2.50%) PHP
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.25%) C++
10 1 (1.25%) Korn
10 1 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.50%) CCDP
2 2 (2.50%) CCNP
2 2 (2.50%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.50%) CISM
2 2 (2.50%) CISSP
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.25%) Docker
4 4 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.50%) RHEV
6 2 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.50%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (22.50%) Puppet
2 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (12.50%) Ansible
3 10 (12.50%) Nagios
4 6 (7.50%) Graphite
5 4 (5.00%) Opsview
6 3 (3.75%) Terraform
7 2 (2.50%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.50%) Grafana
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.50%) Salt
7 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) IBM
2 10 (12.50%) VMware
3 9 (11.25%) HP
4 8 (10.00%) EMC
5 7 (8.75%) Cisco
5 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.00%) F5
6 4 (5.00%) Veritas
7 3 (3.75%) Splunk
8 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.50%) Juniper
8 2 (2.50%) New Relic
9 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.25%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.25%) NetApp
9 1 (1.25%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds