Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 108 128
Rank change year-on-year -18 +20 -22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 51 95 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.24% 1.93% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 5.32% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 72 51
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £363 £314 £355
90th Percentile £660 £574 £645
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.99 -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £52.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +150.00%

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 1,708 1,786 1,627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.58% 36.34% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,105 1,117 964
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £213 £258 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 98 65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £17.41 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.97% +24.36% +1.38%
10th Percentile £9.69 £10.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £32.35 £36.80 £26.25
England median hourly rate £19.72 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +12.69% +2.94% -1.02%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -8 40 £471 +10.88% 10
South Yorkshire -14 11 £400 -3.61% 2
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (47.06%) DevOps
4 20 (39.22%) Docker
5 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
5 19 (37.25%) Ansible
6 17 (33.33%) OpenStack
7 13 (25.49%) Unix
8 11 (21.57%) OpenShift
9 10 (19.61%) High Availability
9 10 (19.61%) Continuous Deployment
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle
9 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (17.65%) CentOS
10 9 (17.65%) Solaris
11 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (15.69%) AWS
11 8 (15.69%) Private Cloud
11 8 (15.69%) Terraform
11 8 (15.69%) Python
11 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (13.73%) VMware
12 7 (13.73%) NAS
12 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
12 7 (13.73%) AIX
12 7 (13.73%) Apache Spark
12 7 (13.73%) Amazon EMR
12 7 (13.73%) Big Data
12 7 (13.73%) Hortonworks
12 7 (13.73%) Cloudera

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 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 7 (13.73%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) OpenShift
2 8 (15.69%) AWS
3 7 (13.73%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.96%) Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) NAS
2 6 (11.76%) SAN
3 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 5 (9.80%) SMTP
3 5 (9.80%) SSH
4 4 (7.84%) FTP
4 4 (7.84%) HTTP
4 4 (7.84%) SSL
4 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.96%) FCoE
5 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) IOS XR
5 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Big Data
1 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.84%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Cloud Engineer
1 14 (27.45%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Administrator
3 9 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) Data Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.76%) Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (11.76%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Linux Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Unix Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) LDAP
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Camel
2 2 (3.92%) Apache CXF
2 2 (3.92%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) REST
2 2 (3.92%) SOAP
2 2 (3.92%) Spring
2 2 (3.92%) Spring Boot
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Private Cloud
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (25.49%) Unix
4 9 (17.65%) CentOS
4 9 (17.65%) Solaris
5 7 (13.73%) AIX
6 6 (11.76%) Windows
7 5 (9.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.92%) SUSE
9 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.96%) Debian
10 1 (1.96%) HPUX
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) DevOps
2 10 (19.61%) Continuous Deployment
2 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (19.61%) High Availability
3 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.80%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Data Security
6 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.92%) Microservices
7 2 (3.92%) Proactive Maintenance
7 2 (3.92%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) Server Management
7 2 (3.92%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Python
2 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.92%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) AWK
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) PHP
4 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.96%) OCP
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.96%) RHCE
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Docker
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.92%) NFS
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.96%) Postfix
6 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Ansible
1 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
2 8 (15.69%) Terraform
3 4 (7.84%) Puppet
4 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.96%) Nagios
5 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.96%) Packer
5 1 (1.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Cloudera
2 7 (13.73%) Hortonworks
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) BMC
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) Veritas
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.96%) Perforce
6 1 (1.96%) Sun