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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Spacewalk
Rank 591 579 549
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 9 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.035% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 0.45% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 15
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£425 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £395 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £526 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -17.10%
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
4538 4214 3749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.09% 7.82% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2799 2465 2108
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 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 129 169
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.73%

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 29 June 2015.

Red Hat Spacewalk Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 9 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 29 June 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 -40 8 £425 -15.00% 1
London -15 5 £420 -18.04% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
Scotland - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Hull - 1 £425 -
Livingston - 1 - -

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Apache
3 8 (53.33%) Puppet
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) Ruby
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (33.33%) NAS
6 5 (33.33%) FreeIPA
7 4 (26.67%) Rsyslog
7 4 (26.67%) Icinga
7 4 (26.67%) DevOps
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (26.67%) Nagios
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) Perl
8 3 (20.00%) PHP
8 3 (20.00%) Python
8 3 (20.00%) DHCP

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 9 (60.00%) Apache
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) SSL
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) X.509
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) LDAP
5 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Security Patching
4 2 (13.33%) Server Building
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (20.00%) Squid
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) iptables
3 1 (6.67%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) FreeIPA
3 4 (26.67%) Rsyslog
3 4 (26.67%) Icinga
3 4 (26.67%) Nagios
4 3 (20.00%) SELinux
5 2 (13.33%) Cobbler
5 2 (13.33%) Ansible
6 1 (6.67%) Graphite
6 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (6.67%) collectd
6 1 (6.67%) Opsview
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) EMC
7 1 (6.67%) Intel
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
7 1 (6.67%) Akamai
7 1 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm