Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast - 2.25% 2.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.52% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Belfast median daily rate - £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -10.00%
County Antrim median daily rate - £300 £338
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 201 63 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 34.48% 23.60% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 38 27
Belfast median daily rate £416 £390 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +24.80% +4.17%
10th Percentile £310 £125 £163
90th Percentile £563 £563 £456
County Antrim median daily rate £416 £390 £313
% change year-on-year +6.67% +24.80% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Belfast median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -14.75% -10.29%
10th Percentile £8.85 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £15.27 £14.80 £17.49
County Antrim median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -11.54% -14.75% -10.29%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

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