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 September 2015 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Spacewalk
Rank 592 576 545
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -31
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 8 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.023% 0.056%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.29% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 20
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£463 £451 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% +13.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £315 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.01% -30.00%
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
4462 4148 3687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.28% 8.10% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2776 2463 2166
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £240 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 147 156
Average hourly rate £21.51 £19.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.22% -8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.33 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £45.00 £40.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -0.45%

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
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 September 2015. 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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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 -8 4 £463 -7.86%
West Midlands - 2 £363 -
South East - 1 £413 -
East of England - 1 - -
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Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (40.00%) Apache
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (33.33%) Squid
6 4 (26.67%) NAS
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) NetApp
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) Rsyslog
6 4 (26.67%) FreeIPA
7 3 (20.00%) Icinga
7 3 (20.00%) SELinux
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Security Patching
7 3 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) X.509
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) Nagios
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) PHP

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) X.509
3 3 (20.00%) SSL
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (13.33%) Server Building
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Squid
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) iptables
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Rsyslog
1 4 (26.67%) FreeIPA
2 3 (20.00%) Icinga
2 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 3 (20.00%) SELinux
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
5 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm