The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Spacewalk 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 Spacewalk over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Spacewalk
Rank 580 535 564
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 7 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.28% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 12
Average daily rate £545 £425 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% +4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4115 3159 3757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.31% 6.62% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 1814 2011
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 158 161
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%

Red Hat Spacewalk
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Red Hat Spacewalk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Red Hat Spacewalk
Daily Rate Trend

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

Red Hat Spacewalk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 10 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 Spacewalk within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -89 7 £545 +28.23% 3
London -29 3 £545 +28.23% 2
Manchester - - - -
Romford - - - -
Essex - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Cheadle - - - -

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) LDAP
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) CentOS
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Puppet
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (35.71%) Nagios
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) NFS
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Veritas
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) Online Games

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) LDAP
2 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Managed Services Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 4 (28.57%) Online Games
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) CentOS
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Kanban
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) NFS
3 4 (28.57%) Squid
3 4 (28.57%) Xen
3 4 (28.57%) Postfix
3 4 (28.57%) Sendmail
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) vCloud
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Nagios
3 4 (28.57%) Cobbler
4 3 (21.43%) WSUS
5 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) Veritas
3 4 (28.57%) Infoblox
3 4 (28.57%) Splunk
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Foundry
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) New Relic
5 1 (7.14%) ATG
5 1 (7.14%) Endeca
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Brentford, Middlesex
Experis IT
Rate: £450 - £545 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago