Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 25 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 132 176
Rank change year-on-year -26 +44 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 82 111 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.27% 1.62% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.14% 7.68% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 96 100
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £316 £320 £310
90th Percentile £626 £538 £575
Central London median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
City of London median hourly rate - - £22.83
Central London median hourly rate - - £22.83

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1335 1445 2396
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.67% 21.11% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 1179 1857
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £216 £270 £213
90th Percentile £650 £625 £603
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 81
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +1.60% -
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £29.06 £25.63 £26.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.56% +2.86%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 25 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
London Bridge - 1 £338 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 82 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (54.88%) DevOps
3 42 (51.22%) Red Hat
4 41 (50.00%) Python
5 34 (41.46%) Puppet
6 32 (39.02%) Bash Shell
7 30 (36.59%) Ansible
8 27 (32.93%) Unix
9 26 (31.71%) VMware
9 26 (31.71%) Git (software)
9 26 (31.71%) Jenkins
10 25 (30.49%) Finance
10 25 (30.49%) Perl
11 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (24.39%) Windows
13 19 (23.17%) Docker
13 19 (23.17%) Microservices
14 18 (21.95%) Kubernetes
14 18 (21.95%) Configuration Management
15 16 (19.51%) Shell Script
15 16 (19.51%) Java
15 16 (19.51%) Software Engineering
15 16 (19.51%) Test Automation
16 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
17 14 (17.07%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (15.85%) MySQL
18 13 (15.85%) Solaris
18 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (15.85%) CentOS

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 7 (8.54%) Confluence
2 5 (6.10%) OpenStack
2 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
4 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.22%) CICS
5 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) nginx
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.22%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.10%) OpenShift
3 5 (6.10%) PaaS
4 3 (3.66%) GitHub
4 3 (3.66%) IaaS
4 3 (3.66%) Slack
5 2 (2.44%) Trello
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
2 12 (14.63%) SAN
3 10 (12.20%) DNS
4 8 (9.76%) HTTP
4 8 (9.76%) SSL
5 7 (8.54%) Firewall
5 7 (8.54%) NAS
6 6 (7.32%) DHCP
6 6 (7.32%) LDAP
7 5 (6.10%) SMTP
8 4 (4.88%) Kerberos
8 4 (4.88%) VPN
9 2 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.44%) LAN
9 2 (2.44%) WAN
9 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.22%) Multicast
10 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) MySQL
2 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.98%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.10%) Big Data
4 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.66%) HBase
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.44%) KDB
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.22%) DB2
8 1 (1.22%) Impala
8 1 (1.22%) Siebel EIM
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (31.71%) Git (software)
1 26 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.76%) JIRA
3 6 (7.32%) Cucumber
3 6 (7.32%) JUnit
4 3 (3.66%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.66%) Maven
4 3 (3.66%) Subversion
5 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.44%) GitLab
5 2 (2.44%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.22%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Banking
3 8 (9.76%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 33 (40.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (14.63%) Administrator
3 9 (10.98%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (8.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (6.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Unix Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Unix Support
7 4 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) REST
2 5 (6.10%) Middleware
2 5 (6.10%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (4.88%) LAMP
4 3 (3.66%) .NET
4 3 (3.66%) Ajax
4 3 (3.66%) Apache Camel
4 3 (3.66%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (3.66%) Java EE
4 3 (3.66%) jQuery
4 3 (3.66%) Kafka
4 3 (3.66%) Node.js
4 3 (3.66%) RESTful
4 3 (3.66%) Software Packaging
4 3 (3.66%) Spring
4 3 (3.66%) Spring Boot
4 3 (3.66%) WireMock
4 3 (3.66%) XML
5 2 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Clustering
3 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.66%) Fintech
3 3 (3.66%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.44%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.44%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) Replication
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) DataPower
5 1 (1.22%) Derivative
5 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) PKI
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (32.93%) Unix
3 20 (24.39%) Windows
4 13 (15.85%) CentOS
4 13 (15.85%) Solaris
5 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
6 9 (10.98%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.66%) SUSE
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.44%) AIX
9 2 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.22%) Fedora
10 1 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) DevOps
2 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (23.17%) Microservices
5 18 (21.95%) Configuration Management
6 16 (19.51%) Software Engineering
6 16 (19.51%) Test Automation
7 14 (17.07%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (9.76%) Open Source
9 8 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (8.54%) Migration
11 6 (7.32%) Kanban
12 5 (6.10%) Change Control
12 5 (6.10%) High Availability
12 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
13 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (4.88%) Electronic Trading
13 4 (4.88%) Service Management
13 4 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.00%) Python
2 32 (39.02%) Bash Shell
3 25 (30.49%) Perl
4 16 (19.51%) Java
4 16 (19.51%) Shell Script
5 11 (13.41%) SQL
6 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
7 9 (10.98%) Ruby
8 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.10%) Korn
10 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) RHCA
1 3 (3.66%) RHCE
2 1 (1.22%) CCNA
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (23.17%) Docker
2 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.54%) vCloud
4 3 (3.66%) NFS
5 2 (2.44%) LXC
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.44%) XenApp
6 1 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.22%) HDFS
6 1 (1.22%) OpenDJ
6 1 (1.22%) OpenIDM
6 1 (1.22%) Samba
6 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (41.46%) Puppet
2 30 (36.59%) Ansible
3 18 (21.95%) Kubernetes
4 10 (12.20%) Rancher
5 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (6.10%) Terraform
7 4 (4.88%) Cobbler
7 4 (4.88%) Kibana
7 4 (4.88%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (4.88%) Salt
8 3 (3.66%) Grafana
8 3 (3.66%) IBM BigFix
8 3 (3.66%) Nagios
8 3 (3.66%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.66%) TADDM
9 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 2 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (2.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (51.22%) Red Hat
2 26 (31.71%) VMware
3 10 (12.20%) Oracle
3 10 (12.20%) SaltStack
4 9 (10.98%) EMC
4 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.76%) Cisco
5 8 (9.76%) NetApp
5 8 (9.76%) TIBCO
6 6 (7.32%) Splunk
7 5 (6.10%) Atlassian
7 5 (6.10%) IBM
8 4 (4.88%) WorldPay
9 3 (3.66%) Citrix
9 3 (3.66%) Hortonworks
9 3 (3.66%) ION Trading
9 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.44%) Brocade
10 2 (2.44%) Google
10 2 (2.44%) Tableau
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