Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 201 205
Rank change year-on-year +89 +4 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 16 67 91
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.79% 0.84% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.18% 4.28% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 45 66
Median daily rate £500 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £414 £401 £400
90th Percentile £531 £675 £611
London median daily rate £450 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £95.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +171.43% - -

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 383 1,564 1,829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.00% 19.50% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 1,219 1,380
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £213 £170 £166
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
London median daily rate £485 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +2.11% -2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 42 85
Median hourly rate £21.25 £20.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.29% +3.89%
10th Percentile £16.69 £12.23 £14.32
90th Percentile £91.63 £43.00 £25.30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +70.73% +9.63% -6.50%

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
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 19 September 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 +71 16 £500 -4.76% 13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Azure
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Docker
7 4 (25.00%) Ansible
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Perl
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) Nagios
7 4 (25.00%) Middleware
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Banking
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) AWS
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) CentOS
8 3 (18.75%) Active Directory

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 2 (12.50%) nginx
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Liferay
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Azure
2 3 (18.75%) AWS
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Datadog
3 1 (6.25%) GCP
3 1 (6.25%) GitHub
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Power Platform
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) French Language
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Python Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) JDBC
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (6.25%) ODBC
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) LPAR
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) Debian
5 2 (12.50%) HPUX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Docker
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 4 (25.00%) Nagios
3 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
3 3 (18.75%) Terraform
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Salt
5 1 (6.25%) Consul
5 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (6.25%) logstash
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) Packer
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (6.25%) SCOM
5 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) SaltStack
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Splunk
7 1 (6.25%) Axway
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) CommVault
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) ION Trading
7 1 (6.25%) New Relic
7 1 (6.25%) Sybase
7 1 (6.25%) Veritas