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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Spacewalk
Rank 602 582 568
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
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£394 £366 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £349 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £368 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate - £365 £375
% change year-on-year
- -2.66%
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
4589 3665 3493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.91% 7.00% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2819 2243 1834
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 158 187
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £23.20 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +18.97%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Red Hat Spacewalk Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 4 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 October 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
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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 +13 9 £394 +7.14% 3
England -30 9 £394 +7.14% 3
Scotland - - - -
West Lothian - - - -

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) CentOS
3 20 (71.43%) Puppet
4 17 (60.71%) VMware
5 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 15 (53.57%) Apache
6 15 (53.57%) LDAP
7 14 (50.00%) Python
7 14 (50.00%) DNS
7 14 (50.00%) Nagios
7 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (42.86%) Cobbler
8 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
8 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 12 (42.86%) Perl
9 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (39.29%) Kanban
10 10 (35.71%) Subversion
11 8 (28.57%) Ruby
11 8 (28.57%) LAMP
11 8 (28.57%) Games
11 8 (28.57%) NFS
11 8 (28.57%) Scrum
11 8 (28.57%) Online Games
11 8 (28.57%) Splunk
11 8 (28.57%) Opsview
12 7 (25.00%) iSCSI
12 7 (25.00%) Sendmail
12 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 15 (53.57%) Apache
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (17.86%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (7.14%) JBoss
6 1 (3.57%) nginx
6 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) LDAP
2 14 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (10.71%) FTP
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) HTTP
6 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) SMTP
6 1 (3.57%) SSH
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
1 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) Subversion
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) NeoLoad
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Support
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) LAMP
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Online Games
2 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (14.29%) Clustering
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) CentOS
3 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.00%) UNIX
5 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
6 4 (14.29%) SELinux
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) Windows
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (39.29%) Kanban
2 8 (28.57%) Scrum
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Workflow
4 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) Change Control
8 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Perl
3 8 (28.57%) Ruby
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (28.57%) NFS
4 7 (25.00%) Sendmail
5 6 (21.43%) vSphere
5 6 (21.43%) Postfix
5 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
5 6 (21.43%) Squid
5 6 (21.43%) Xen
6 3 (10.71%) Samba
6 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
6 3 (10.71%) XenServer
7 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (3.57%) Corosync
8 1 (3.57%) KVM
8 1 (3.57%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 20 (71.43%) Puppet
2 14 (50.00%) Nagios
3 12 (42.86%) Cobbler
4 8 (28.57%) Opsview
5 4 (14.29%) Icinga
5 4 (14.29%) FreeIPA
5 4 (14.29%) Ansible
6 3 (10.71%) SCCM
6 3 (10.71%) SCOM
7 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (3.57%) logstash
8 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
8 1 (3.57%) Cacti
8 1 (3.57%) Nessus
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 8 (28.57%) Splunk
4 6 (21.43%) Infoblox
4 6 (21.43%) Veritas
4 6 (21.43%) Dell
5 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) EMC
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) NetApp
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