Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 November 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)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 43 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.30% 0.46% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 2.82% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Dorset median daily rate £469 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% - -
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £416
% change year-on-year +6.45% -6.91% +11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £43.43
% change year-on-year -22.22% +3.62% -

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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 100 71 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 33.00% 16.21% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 37
Dorset median daily rate £400 £220 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +25.71% -49.09%
10th Percentile £200 £110 £113
90th Percentile £486 £400 £464
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 27
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £11.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +259.09% -70.67% +124.28%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.75 £12.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £14.46 £45.48
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.75
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.61% +10.29%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Dorset

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Dorset

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Dorset

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Bournemouth +14 6 £475 +58.33%
Weymouth - 3 - -
Poole - 1 £425 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Google
2 6 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (60.00%) Terraform
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) VMS
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) PCoIP
4 3 (30.00%) Packer
4 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Unix

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) PCoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Support
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) VMS
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
1 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) Samba
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (60.00%) Terraform
2 3 (30.00%) Packer
3 1 (10.00%) Icinga
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware