The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Satellite skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Satellite over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Satellite
Rank 585 594 566
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Satellite 28 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.004% 0.026%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 0.048% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 2
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£450 £355 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +35.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £299 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £411 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £285 £425
% change year-on-year
+49.12% -32.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4453 4150 3833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.12% 7.84% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2405 2143
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 125 171
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £33.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%

Red Hat Satellite
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Red Hat Satellite Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Red Hat Satellite
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Satellite within the UK.

Red Hat Satellite Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Red Hat Satellite
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Red Hat Satellite Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Red Hat Satellite
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 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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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
England -2 21 £450 +26.76%
London +7 13 £475 +11.76%
City of London +2 5 £475 +11.76%
South East - 4 £425 -
Scotland - 4 £365 -
Glasgow - 4 £365 -
South West - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £450 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £381 -
Hampshire - 2 £450 -
East of England -1 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £363 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -

Red Hat Satellite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Red Hat Satellite 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 Satellite.

1 48 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 45 (93.75%) Linux
3 38 (79.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (62.50%) VMware
5 28 (58.33%) Perl
6 24 (50.00%) Solaris
6 24 (50.00%) Puppet
7 22 (45.83%) UNIX
8 19 (39.58%) Python
9 18 (37.50%) Oracle
10 17 (35.42%) Shell Script
11 16 (33.33%) ITIL
12 15 (31.25%) JBoss
13 14 (29.17%) RHCE
13 14 (29.17%) Finance
14 13 (27.08%) Apache
15 12 (25.00%) vSphere
16 11 (22.92%) SAN
16 11 (22.92%) HP
17 10 (20.83%) EMC
17 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
18 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (18.75%) NetApp
18 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
18 9 (18.75%) Windows
19 8 (16.67%) AIX
19 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
20 7 (14.58%) Ruby
20 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
20 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning

Red Hat Satellite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Red Hat Satellite 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 Satellite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (31.25%) JBoss
2 13 (27.08%) Apache
3 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) SAN
2 5 (10.42%) Internet
3 4 (8.33%) Kerberos
3 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.33%) DNS
4 3 (6.25%) LDAP
5 2 (4.17%) DHCP
5 2 (4.17%) SNMP
5 2 (4.17%) SSH
6 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.08%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Redmine
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (29.17%) Administrator
1 14 (29.17%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (27.08%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) UNIX Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Support
6 2 (4.17%) Solaris Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Clustering
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.25%) Replication
4 3 (6.25%) CLARiiON
4 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) CESG
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Linux
2 38 (79.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (50.00%) Solaris
4 22 (45.83%) UNIX
5 9 (18.75%) Windows
6 8 (16.67%) AIX
7 4 (8.33%) CentOS
7 4 (8.33%) SUSE
8 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (12.50%) High Availability
3 6 (12.50%) Change Management
3 6 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.33%) Open Source
6 3 (6.25%) Security Management
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
7 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.17%) Server Building
8 1 (2.08%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.08%) Server Hardening
8 1 (2.08%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Perl
2 19 (39.58%) Python
3 17 (35.42%) Shell Script
4 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 7 (14.58%) Ruby
6 5 (10.42%) Korn
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (6.25%) C
7 3 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) RHCE
2 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) vSphere
2 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) KVM
4 3 (6.25%) RHEV
4 3 (6.25%) vCloud
4 3 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Firmware
5 2 (4.17%) Samba
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.17%) iptables
6 1 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (2.08%) Xen
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.08%) OpenSSH
6 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (8.33%) yum
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (8.33%) Nagios
3 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.25%) Control-M
3 3 (6.25%) Rundeck
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.17%) OpenView
5 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.08%) Cacti
5 1 (2.08%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (2.08%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.08%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Rsyslog
5 1 (2.08%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 30 (62.50%) VMware
3 18 (37.50%) Oracle
4 11 (22.92%) HP
5 10 (20.83%) EMC
6 9 (18.75%) NetApp
7 5 (10.42%) Splunk
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco
8 4 (8.33%) IBM
8 4 (8.33%) Veritas
9 3 (6.25%) Tripwire
10 2 (4.17%) Symantec
10 2 (4.17%) Sun
11 1 (2.08%) Brocade
11 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm
11 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.08%) Intel
11 1 (2.08%) Citrix
11 1 (2.08%) Hitachi