Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 88 110
Rank change year-on-year -50 +22 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 58 107 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.20% 2.42% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 6.36% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 87 75
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £343
90th Percentile £574 £575 £500
England median daily rate £495 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +58.42%

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 1,835 1,683 1,966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.01% 38.09% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,145 1,050 1,242
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £206 £231
90th Percentile £556 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 85 105
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.59% +3.43%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.10 £9.80
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £26.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.26% -0.26% -

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 46 £425 - 13
North Yorkshire - 5 £325 - 1
South Yorkshire -45 4 £425 - 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 55 (94.83%) Linux
2 49 (84.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (41.38%) Unix
4 19 (32.76%) VMware
4 19 (32.76%) Puppet
5 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (29.31%) Windows
7 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
7 16 (27.59%) DevOps
8 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
9 13 (22.41%) Windows Server
10 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
10 11 (18.97%) REST
10 11 (18.97%) Oracle
11 10 (17.24%) SOAP
11 10 (17.24%) Python
11 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
11 10 (17.24%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (15.52%) Docker
12 9 (15.52%) AIX
12 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
13 8 (13.79%) Atlassian
13 8 (13.79%) Ansible
13 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (13.79%) Go
14 7 (12.07%) Node.js
14 7 (12.07%) CentOS
14 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (12.07%) Private Cloud
14 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (8.62%) Apache
1 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.17%) WordPress
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.90%) Office 365
3 4 (6.90%) Route 53
4 3 (5.17%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.72%) SaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) DNS
2 4 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) Broadband
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Redis
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 2 (3.45%) JIRA
6 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.72%) JUnit
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.72%) ProC
6 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Administrator
1 11 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Developer
2 6 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Developer in Test
4 4 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Server Administrator
4 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.90%) Technical Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Tester
5 3 (5.17%) Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.17%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) REST
2 10 (17.24%) SOAP
3 7 (12.07%) Node.js
4 6 (10.34%) Chai
5 5 (8.62%) Kafka
6 4 (6.90%) Middleware
7 2 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.72%) .NET
8 1 (1.72%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.72%) Apache NiFi
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.72%) GraphQL
8 1 (1.72%) J2EE
8 1 (1.72%) OC4J
8 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.72%) Spring Batch
8 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (12.07%) Private Cloud
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (94.83%) Linux
2 49 (84.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (41.38%) Unix
4 17 (29.31%) Windows
5 13 (22.41%) Windows Server
6 9 (15.52%) AIX
7 7 (12.07%) CentOS
8 4 (6.90%) Solaris
8 4 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.45%) HPUX
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (1.72%) SUSE
10 1 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) DevOps
2 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
3 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Manual Testing
5 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (6.90%) IT Strategy
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.90%) SDET
7 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
8 3 (5.17%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (5.17%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.17%) Server Hardening
9 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
1 10 (17.24%) Python
2 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
3 8 (13.79%) Go
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
5 6 (10.34%) Java
5 6 (10.34%) Ruby
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
7 2 (3.45%) Korn
7 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) RHCE
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Docker
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) Firmware
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.72%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (32.76%) Puppet
2 8 (13.79%) Ansible
3 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.90%) Terraform
5 1 (1.72%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Grafana
5 1 (1.72%) Graylog
5 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.72%) Packer
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.72%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) VMware
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Atlassian
4 6 (10.34%) IBM
5 5 (8.62%) Cisco
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.90%) F5
7 1 (1.72%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) Synology
7 1 (1.72%) Veeam
7 1 (1.72%) Veritas