The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Spacewalk skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Spacewalk
Rank 399 390 389
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.022% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.29% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate
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£420 £506 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.03% +19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £498 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £535 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1695 1704 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.65% 7.53% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1173 945
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 44
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.10 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £33.70 £40.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

Red Hat Spacewalk
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Red Hat Spacewalk Jobs Demand Trend in London

Red Hat Spacewalk
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Red Hat Spacewalk Daily Rate Trend in London

Red Hat Spacewalk
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Spacewalk Daily Rate Histogram in London

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (75.00%) Linux
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Ruby
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (68.75%) Puppet
2 11 (68.75%) UNIX
3 9 (56.25%) Apache
3 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) SAN
5 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) Nagios
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Icinga
5 6 (37.50%) FreeIPA
6 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 5 (31.25%) SELinux
6 5 (31.25%) Cobbler
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) NAS
6 5 (31.25%) vSphere
6 5 (31.25%) CentOS
6 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (25.00%) Perl
7 4 (25.00%) MySQL

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (56.25%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) NAS
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Online Games
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) UNIX
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Ruby
2 6 (37.50%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
3 4 (25.00%) NFS
4 2 (12.50%) Xen
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Puppet
2 6 (37.50%) Nagios
2 6 (37.50%) Icinga
2 6 (37.50%) FreeIPA
3 5 (31.25%) SELinux
3 5 (31.25%) Cobbler
4 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (18.75%) Ansible
5 1 (6.25%) Graphite
5 1 (6.25%) Opsview
5 1 (6.25%) collectd
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Reuters
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Akamai