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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 79 109
Rank change year-on-year -24 +30  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 60 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.85% 2.09% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 5.14% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 51 21
Median daily rate £475 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £338 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -23.41%  

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 772 1167 1161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.33% 40.70% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 752 715
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 59
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.19 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 -14 16 £478 +12.35% 7
South Yorkshire -11 2 £420 +5.00% 3
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 71 (97.26%) Linux
2 47 (64.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (38.36%) Java
4 26 (35.62%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (34.25%) Jenkins
6 24 (32.88%) MySQL
6 24 (32.88%) Unix
7 23 (31.51%) Windows
8 21 (28.77%) Solaris
9 18 (24.66%) Puppet
10 17 (23.29%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
11 16 (21.92%) Node.js
11 16 (21.92%) JUnit
11 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.92%) Python
12 15 (20.55%) SUSE
12 15 (20.55%) Finance
12 15 (20.55%) Scrum
12 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
13 14 (19.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (19.18%) Jasmine
14 13 (17.81%) DevOps
14 13 (17.81%) Kanban
14 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
14 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.44%) ITIL
15 12 (16.44%) Windows Server
16 11 (15.07%) VMware

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 7 (9.59%) Apache Pig
1 7 (9.59%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.85%) Confluence
3 4 (5.48%) IIS
4 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.74%) Apache
5 2 (2.74%) CloudStack
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) JBoss
6 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Slack
4 2 (2.74%) GitHub
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) DNS
1 8 (10.96%) Firewall
1 8 (10.96%) SAN
2 7 (9.59%) NAS
3 6 (8.22%) LDAP
3 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.85%) Kerberos
5 4 (5.48%) DHCP
5 4 (5.48%) HTTP
6 3 (4.11%) FTP
6 3 (4.11%) HTTPS
6 3 (4.11%) SMTP
6 3 (4.11%) SSL
6 3 (4.11%) Telnet
7 2 (2.74%) LAN
7 2 (2.74%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (2.74%) WAN
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (32.88%) MySQL
3 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
4 14 (19.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (12.33%) Apache Hive
5 9 (12.33%) Big Data
5 9 (12.33%) Hadoop
5 9 (12.33%) HBase
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.74%) Redis
10 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Jenkins
2 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.92%) JUnit
4 14 (19.18%) Jasmine
5 5 (6.85%) JIRA
6 4 (5.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.74%) JMeter
8 2 (2.74%) Mockito
8 2 (2.74%) Selenium
8 2 (2.74%) TestNG
8 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Administrator
2 12 (16.44%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Unix Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (10.96%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (9.59%) Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Specialist
7 5 (6.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Unix Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Hadoop Administrator
9 3 (4.11%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) Node.js
2 6 (8.22%) REST
2 6 (8.22%) Web Services
3 3 (4.11%) HTML
3 3 (4.11%) Middleware
4 2 (2.74%) jQuery
4 2 (2.74%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.74%) Spring
4 2 (2.74%) Symfony
5 1 (1.37%) .NET
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) Dropwizard
5 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.37%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.48%) Replication
2 4 (5.48%) Symmetrix
3 2 (2.74%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 71 (97.26%) Linux
2 47 (64.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (32.88%) Unix
4 23 (31.51%) Windows
5 21 (28.77%) Solaris
6 15 (20.55%) SUSE
7 12 (16.44%) Windows Server
8 10 (13.70%) AIX
8 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (5.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (5.48%) VMS
12 3 (4.11%) CentOS
13 2 (2.74%) Android
13 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (20.55%) Scrum
2 13 (17.81%) DevOps
2 13 (17.81%) Kanban
2 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
3 12 (16.44%) ITIL
4 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.22%) MapReduce
6 5 (6.85%) Change Management
6 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.85%) Open Source
6 5 (6.85%) SDLC
7 4 (5.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.11%) BDD
8 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.11%) Coaching
8 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) Java
2 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
2 16 (21.92%) Python
3 7 (9.59%) Ruby
3 7 (9.59%) SQL
4 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.48%) Perl
7 2 (2.74%) C
7 2 (2.74%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.74%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) MCSE
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.74%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.74%) CCA
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.74%) OCP
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) HDFS
2 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (8.22%) vSphere
4 5 (6.85%) Docker
4 5 (6.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (5.48%) NFS
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (5.48%) SRDF
5 4 (5.48%) Veritas File System
5 4 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (2.74%) vCloud
7 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.74%) VMware GSX
7 2 (2.74%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.74%) XenServer
8 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.37%) KVM
8 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) Puppet
2 17 (23.29%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (15.07%) Ansible
4 9 (12.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 8 (10.96%) Nagios
6 4 (5.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (4.11%) Data Guard
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.74%) SCOM
9 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.37%) Mesos
9 1 (1.37%) Salt
9 1 (1.37%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) VMware
3 9 (12.33%) IBM
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle
5 7 (9.59%) EMC
5 7 (9.59%) Hortonworks
5 7 (9.59%) Veritas
6 6 (8.22%) SaltStack
7 5 (6.85%) HP
7 5 (6.85%) Splunk
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco
8 4 (5.48%) NetApp
8 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.48%) Sun
9 3 (4.11%) Citrix
10 2 (2.74%) MuleSoft
11 1 (1.37%) Dell
11 1 (1.37%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (1.37%) RightScale
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