Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 77 92
Rank change year-on-year -40 +15 +26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 17 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.75% 1.69% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.34% 7.07% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 15
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -19.05% +50.00%
South East median daily rate £432 £435 £420
% change year-on-year -0.80% +3.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £46.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -10.33% +192.06% -56.55%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 509 396 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.38% 23.97% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 191 184
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £370 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -2.63% +22.58%
10th Percentile £140 £256 £200
90th Percentile £500 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 37
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.42% +13.29%
10th Percentile £11.32 £8.92 £9.50
90th Percentile £70.50 £25.15 £26.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +25.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 January 2018. 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 -44 16 £300 -29.41% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 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%) Ansible
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
4 7 (41.18%) OpenStack
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Solaris
5 6 (35.29%) Python
5 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
5 6 (35.29%) Public Cloud
6 5 (29.41%) OpenShift
6 5 (29.41%) Cobbler
6 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
6 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (29.41%) AIX
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
8 3 (17.65%) RHCE
8 3 (17.65%) Perl
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) Unix
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Banking
8 3 (17.65%) Clustering
8 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Veritas

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 7 (41.18%) OpenStack
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) OpenShift
3 3 (17.65%) IaaS
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) NuoDB
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Redis
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Ant
4 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.76%) Gradle
4 2 (11.76%) Hudson
5 1 (5.88%) GitLab
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) EJB
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Java EE
2 2 (11.76%) JMS
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Public Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 5 (29.41%) AIX
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) RHCE
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (11.76%) Docker
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) vCloud
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Ansible
2 5 (29.41%) Cobbler
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) CFEngine
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM
4 1 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.88%) Unicenter
4 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) Veritas
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.88%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Nimsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) SunGard