The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 29 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.52% 2.88% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.53% 11.11% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year - +0.69%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 81 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 20.73% 25.96% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 23 32
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.53% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.45 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Basingstoke

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Basingstoke

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat