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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke - 1.81% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.04% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £48.00 £31.09
% change year-on-year -42.70% +54.41%  

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 39 71 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 15.23% 25.63% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 17
Median daily rate £320 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £15.35 £18.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +33.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.38 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Basingstoke

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat