The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Spacewalk
Rank 610 593 548
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -45
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 10 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.033% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.41% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 20
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£425 £501 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.16% +17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £358 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £358 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.55%
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
4637 4348 3933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.15% 7.96% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2847 2564 2183
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 133 173
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.34 £31.56 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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 15 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 31 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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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 -34 9 £425 -15.16% 2
London -10 3 £463 -8.82% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 1
Malvern - 2 £363 -
Worcestershire - 2 £363 -
West Midlands - 2 £363 -
South East -14 1 £413 +3.12%
Hull - 1 £425 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £413 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £413 -
Livingston - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Apache
4 7 (41.18%) DNS
4 7 (41.18%) Puppet
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (29.41%) SAN
6 5 (29.41%) NetApp
6 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Squid
6 5 (29.41%) NAS
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) CentOS
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 4 (23.53%) Rsyslog
7 4 (23.53%) FreeIPA
7 4 (23.53%) Server Building
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Network Security
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
8 3 (17.65%) Clustering
8 3 (17.65%) Replication

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (47.06%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) NAS
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) X.509
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 5 (29.41%) CentOS
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.88%) HPUX
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Server Building
4 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Ruby
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Squid
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) iptables
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Rsyslog
2 4 (23.53%) FreeIPA
3 3 (17.65%) SELinux
3 3 (17.65%) Icinga
3 3 (17.65%) Nagios
4 2 (11.76%) Cobbler
4 2 (11.76%) Ansible
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) Intel
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Tripwire
6 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
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