Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 July 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 94 116
Rank change year-on-year -24 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 17 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.80% 1.00% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.09% 4.75% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £275 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -45.00% +48.15%
South East median daily rate £425 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -1.73% +1.76% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £49.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -44.44% +26.92% -8.24%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 550 421 562
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.82% 21.09% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 184 202
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.90%
10th Percentile £165 £228 £250
90th Percentile £575 £500 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -4.69% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.10 £11.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £77.50 £44.50 £44.20
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -18.42% +15.15% +3.13%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Milton Keynes -23 13 £325 +18.18%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) LDAP
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 6 (35.29%) Clustering
4 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
4 6 (35.29%) Ansible
5 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) AIX
6 4 (23.53%) Solaris
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 4 (23.53%) High Availability
6 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
6 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (23.53%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) Gradle
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
3 1 (5.88%) GitLab
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Internet Developer
6 1 (5.88%) JSP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) EJB
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) Java EE
3 2 (11.76%) JMS
3 2 (11.76%) Laravel
3 2 (11.76%) Node.js
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XSLT
3 2 (11.76%) YAML
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.88%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) AIX
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps
1 4 (23.53%) High Availability
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Security Hardening
3 2 (11.76%) Server Building
3 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Personalization
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle