Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 105 91
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 25 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.28% 0.29% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.65% 1.41% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 16
Bristol median daily rate £331 £330 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.38% -37.14% +61.54%
10th Percentile £300 £315 £338
90th Percentile £453 £345 £600
South West median daily rate £406 £388 £416
% change year-on-year +4.84% -6.91% +11.00%
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 £35.00 £45.00 £43.43
% change year-on-year -22.22% +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 376 354 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.31% 20.63% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 239 198
Bristol median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £146 £150 £128
90th Percentile £513 £558 £516
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 40
Bristol median hourly rate £15.38 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.14% +7.69% +14.04%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.33 £11.73
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.93 £23.88
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -12.86% +2.94%

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 19 November 2017.

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 15 (60.00%) Python
5 14 (56.00%) CentOS
6 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
7 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
8 10 (40.00%) WAN
8 10 (40.00%) LAN
9 9 (36.00%) NFS
9 9 (36.00%) Unix
9 9 (36.00%) Samba
9 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (36.00%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (32.00%) NUKE
10 8 (32.00%) Maya
10 8 (32.00%) Houdini
10 8 (32.00%) Photoshop
11 7 (28.00%) Animation
11 7 (28.00%) VMware
11 7 (28.00%) Puppet
11 7 (28.00%) Visual Effects
12 6 (24.00%) DevOps
12 6 (24.00%) Java
13 5 (20.00%) .NET
13 5 (20.00%) Firewall
13 5 (20.00%) Docker
13 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 4 (16.00%) Git (software)

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 (16.00%) Apache
1 4 (16.00%) EPiServer
1 4 (16.00%) IIS
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Mule
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Houdini
1 8 (32.00%) Maya
1 8 (32.00%) NUKE
1 8 (32.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) LAN
1 10 (40.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) PuTTY
5 2 (8.00%) SMS
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) WinSCP
6 1 (4.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
6 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.00%) Ant
4 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.00%) TestNG
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Administrator
1 12 (48.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (32.00%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (32.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (12.00%) J2EE
3 3 (12.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (28.00%) Animation
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) CentOS
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (36.00%) Unix
5 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) Solaris
7 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) AIX
8 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Effects
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) API Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Groovy
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.00%) F#
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (4.00%) RHCA
1 1 (4.00%) RHCE
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) NFS
2 9 (36.00%) Samba
3 5 (20.00%) Docker
4 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) Firmware
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) VMware NSX
6 1 (4.00%) XenApp
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) Nessus
4 1 (4.00%) Nexpose
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.00%) Terraform
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) BEA
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Rapid7
6 1 (4.00%) Siebel
6 1 (4.00%) Software AG
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) webMethods