The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Spacewalk skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Spacewalk over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Spacewalk
Rank 570 548 577
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 10 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.029% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.25% 0.40% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £368 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £343 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.69% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4062 3462 3452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.81% 7.19% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2436 2077 1857
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 156 175
Average hourly rate £21.81 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

Red Hat Spacewalk
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Red Hat Spacewalk Jobs Demand Trend in England

Red Hat Spacewalk
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk across the England region.

Red Hat Spacewalk Daily Rate Trend in England

Red Hat Spacewalk
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Red Hat Spacewalk Daily Rate Histogram in England

Red Hat Spacewalk
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 8 £438 +19.04% 4
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Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Red Hat Spacewalk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Spacewalk.

1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) CentOS
3 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (65.52%) Apache
4 18 (62.07%) LDAP
5 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
6 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
6 16 (55.17%) Puppet
7 15 (51.72%) Nagios
8 14 (48.28%) Red Hat
9 12 (41.38%) DNS
9 12 (41.38%) NFS
10 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (37.93%) Sendmail
10 11 (37.93%) iSCSI
11 10 (34.48%) Postfix
11 10 (34.48%) Squid
11 10 (34.48%) Python
11 10 (34.48%) Perl
11 10 (34.48%) UNIX
11 10 (34.48%) LAMP
11 10 (34.48%) Subversion
12 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
12 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
12 9 (31.03%) Kanban
12 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
12 9 (31.03%) Cobbler
13 8 (27.59%) Splunk
13 8 (27.59%) vSphere

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Red Hat Spacewalk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Spacewalk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (65.52%) Apache
2 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
4 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
4 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (20.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (17.24%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LDAP
2 12 (41.38%) DNS
3 11 (37.93%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.34%) FTP
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.45%) SSH
6 1 (3.45%) HTTP
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 10 (34.48%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 8 (27.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Linux Support
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Online Games
2 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.34%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) CentOS
3 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (34.48%) UNIX
5 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
6 6 (20.69%) SELinux
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) AIX
8 1 (3.45%) Solaris
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Kanban
2 8 (27.59%) Scrum
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Workflow
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.45%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.45%) Change Control
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Python
1 10 (34.48%) Perl
2 8 (27.59%) Ruby
2 8 (27.59%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 12 (41.38%) NFS
4 11 (37.93%) Sendmail
5 10 (34.48%) Postfix
5 10 (34.48%) Squid
6 8 (27.59%) vSphere
6 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
7 6 (20.69%) Xen
8 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
9 3 (10.34%) Samba
9 3 (10.34%) XenServer
10 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (3.45%) Corosync
11 1 (3.45%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Puppet
2 15 (51.72%) Nagios
3 9 (31.03%) Cobbler
4 8 (27.59%) Opsview
5 6 (20.69%) Icinga
6 3 (10.34%) SCCM
6 3 (10.34%) SCOM
7 1 (3.45%) Ansible
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (3.45%) Cacti
7 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Red Hat
3 8 (27.59%) Splunk
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) NetApp
4 6 (20.69%) Veritas
4 6 (20.69%) HP
4 6 (20.69%) Dell
4 6 (20.69%) Infoblox
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) JBoss
7 1 (3.45%) Sophos
7 1 (3.45%) Intel