Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 171 181
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10 -35
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 29 125 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.49% 1.42% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 7.20% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 102 99
Central London median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - +18.28%
10th Percentile £425 £431 £413
90th Percentile £648 £669 £838
London median daily rate £525 £539 £500
% change year-on-year -2.55% +7.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Central London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year - +13.82% +53.75%

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 1,014 1,737 1,811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.14% 19.70% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 761 1,292 1,411
Central London median daily rate £425 £475 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% -1.55% +7.22%
10th Percentile £146 £155 £213
90th Percentile £636 £637 £650
London median daily rate £450 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 62
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.76 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.32% +7.82% -8.42%
10th Percentile £13.85 £14.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £30.50 £29.75
London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.25 £18.70
% change year-on-year +11.69% +2.94% -6.50%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Central London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor 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 17 February 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 -12 23 £525 -8.70% 11
West End of London +41 1 £500 +33.33%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
London

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Red Hat
3 15 (51.72%) DevOps
4 12 (41.38%) Python
5 10 (34.48%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
6 9 (31.03%) Ansible
7 8 (27.59%) Kubernetes
7 8 (27.59%) CentOS
7 8 (27.59%) Migration
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
8 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (20.69%) Docker
9 6 (20.69%) Terraform
9 6 (20.69%) Puppet
9 6 (20.69%) AWS
9 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
10 5 (17.24%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) Perl
10 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.24%) Azure

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 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Azure
2 5 (17.24%) OpenShift
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
3 3 (10.34%) GCP
3 3 (10.34%) Route 53
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.90%) IaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (3.45%) Boomi
5 1 (3.45%) Datadog
5 1 (3.45%) G Suite
5 1 (3.45%) GitHub
5 1 (3.45%) NuGet
5 1 (3.45%) Stackdriver
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Broadband
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Ignite
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.45%) Flink
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.90%) SonarQube
4 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.45%) FindBugs
5 1 (3.45%) GitLab
5 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.45%) MSI
5 1 (3.45%) Spinnaker
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Toad
5 1 (3.45%) WiX
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Mac Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Python Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Mac Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) REST
2 3 (10.34%) JSON
2 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Node.js
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) JDBC
4 1 (3.45%) JSP
4 1 (3.45%) Kafka
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.45%) Redux
4 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.45%) Struts
4 1 (3.45%) XSD
4 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) CentOS
3 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
3 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Debian
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X Server
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) DevOps
2 8 (27.59%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (10.34%) Project Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Release Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Design
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Python
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.24%) Perl
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) Ruby
6 3 (10.34%) Groovy
6 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) C#
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) PHP 4
8 1 (3.45%) PHP 5
8 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.45%) XPath
8 1 (3.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.45%) NIST
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) etcd
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Ansible
2 8 (27.59%) Kubernetes
3 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (20.69%) Puppet
4 6 (20.69%) Terraform
5 2 (6.90%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (6.90%) SELinux
6 1 (3.45%) Cobbler
6 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.45%) Grafana
6 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.45%) Nessus
6 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (3.45%) SCOM
6 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.45%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) ATG
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.45%) Informatica
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.45%) Qualys
6 1 (3.45%) Retek
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk