Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 6 April 2020 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 177 172
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -39
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 23 116 122
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.44% 1.29% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.53% 6.44% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 95 106
Median daily rate £531 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -8.70% +21.05%
10th Percentile £423 £400 £413
90th Percentile £668 £675 £838
London median daily rate £500 £538 £525
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
London median hourly rate £75.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +114.29% +9.38% +100.00%

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 Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 909 1,802 1,876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.34% 20.04% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 1,301 1,458
Median daily rate £450 £475 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -4.52% +10.56%
10th Percentile £155 £163 £200
90th Percentile £638 £644 £655
London median daily rate £450 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -7.22% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 49 65
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +6.95% -1.58%
10th Percentile £12.50 £16.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.25 £34.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.75 £18.70
% change year-on-year +15.66% +10.96% -14.02%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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
City of London -1 16 £531 -7.61% 4
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
London

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) DevOps
4 10 (43.48%) Ansible
4 10 (43.48%) AWS
4 10 (43.48%) Python
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
6 8 (34.78%) Azure
6 8 (34.78%) Kubernetes
7 7 (30.43%) Terraform
7 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
7 7 (30.43%) Migration
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) Docker
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
9 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (21.74%) Puppet
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
9 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
9 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
10 4 (17.39%) CentOS
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) .NET
10 4 (17.39%) Amazon S3
10 4 (17.39%) GCP
11 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) Microservices

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) AWS
2 8 (34.78%) Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon S3
3 4 (17.39%) GCP
4 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (13.04%) OpenShift
4 3 (13.04%) Route 53
5 2 (8.70%) IaaS
5 2 (8.70%) PaaS
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (4.35%) Azure Functions
6 1 (4.35%) Boomi
6 1 (4.35%) NuGet
6 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
6 1 (4.35%) Serverless
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Flink
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
4 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.35%) FindBugs
4 1 (4.35%) GitLab
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Log4j
4 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.35%) MSI
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.35%) Toad
4 1 (4.35%) WiX
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Kafka
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) JDBC
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
4 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.35%) Struts
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) XSD
4 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 3 (13.04%) Unix
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Deep Learning
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
5 3 (13.04%) Microservices
5 3 (13.04%) Project Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Cloud Operations
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Data Science
7 1 (4.35%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) Go
5 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) Groovy
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) XPath
7 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.35%) NIST
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Ansible
2 8 (34.78%) Kubernetes
3 7 (30.43%) Terraform
4 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (21.74%) Puppet
5 3 (13.04%) Data Guard
5 3 (13.04%) Grafana
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Prometheus
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (8.70%) SELinux
7 1 (4.35%) Cobbler
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Nessus
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (4.35%) SCOM
7 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Cloudera
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) BiZZdesign
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) OneLogin
4 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) Thycotic
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas