The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 27 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)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.49% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
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 Belfast with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 82 22 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 39.81% 20.00% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 12 20
Median daily rate £423 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.47% +61.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £108 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% -3.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast 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 Belfast

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Belfast

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree