Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 January 2018 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 96 96
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 23 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.21% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.23% 1.83% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 8
Bristol median daily rate £325 £330 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -45.00% +29.73%
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% - -
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £43.43
% change year-on-year -33.33% +3.62% -

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 369 273 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.43% 17.48% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 174 161
Bristol median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £149 £130 £124
90th Percentile £538 £555 £488
South West median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 40
Bristol median hourly rate £17.13 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.16% +25.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.78 £10.50 £11.73
90th Percentile £43.68 £48.75 £36.10
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% -11.69% +13.24%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Bristol

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Bristol

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Bristol

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Red Hat
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) CentOS
5 11 (47.83%) Python
5 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
6 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
7 8 (34.78%) NFS
7 8 (34.78%) Unix
7 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
7 8 (34.78%) Samba
7 8 (34.78%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (30.43%) NUKE
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) Houdini
8 7 (30.43%) Maya
8 7 (30.43%) Photoshop
8 7 (30.43%) LAN
8 7 (30.43%) WAN
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 6 (26.09%) Animation
9 6 (26.09%) Visual Effects
10 5 (21.74%) Puppet
10 5 (21.74%) Java
11 4 (17.39%) Perl
11 4 (17.39%) .NET
11 4 (17.39%) IIS
11 4 (17.39%) CSS
11 4 (17.39%) Solaris

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) EPiServer
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Alfresco
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Mule
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Houdini
1 7 (30.43%) Maya
1 7 (30.43%) NUKE
1 7 (30.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) LAN
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) SMS
5 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.35%) PuTTY
5 1 (4.35%) SSH
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
2 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) TestNG
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Administrator
1 10 (43.48%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (26.09%) Animation
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) CentOS
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
5 8 (34.78%) Unix
5 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Solaris
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) AIX
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Effects
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Python
1 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) F#
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) NFS
2 8 (34.78%) Samba
3 4 (17.39%) Firmware
4 3 (13.04%) Docker
4 3 (13.04%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Red Hat
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) BEA
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Siebel
6 1 (4.35%) Software AG
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas
6 1 (4.35%) webMethods