Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 October 2018 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 128 114
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 -9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.61% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% 2.95% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 23
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75% +8.47%
10th Percentile £401 £290 £319
90th Percentile £571 £371 £633
England median daily rate £500 £473 £430
% change year-on-year +5.82% +9.88% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +75.00% -31.03%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 598 643 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.95% 20.78% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 387 316
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% +16.10%
10th Percentile £130 £188 £150
90th Percentile £525 £500 £569
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 79 62
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +5.19% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.23 £10.22 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.00 £43.00 £23.38
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Leicestershire - 5 £520 - 3
Northamptonshire -21 4 £410 +21.48%
Derbyshire +5 2 £475 +90.00%
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £475 +46.15% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) Middleware
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Retail
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (23.08%) Spring
7 3 (23.08%) SSL
7 3 (23.08%) JBoss
7 3 (23.08%) Apache

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 3 (23.08%) Confluence
3 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (23.08%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Boomi
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) iPaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) MPLS
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) FishEye
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) XSD
3 2 (15.38%) XSL
4 1 (7.69%) COM
4 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (7.69%) Memcached
4 1 (7.69%) PHP-FPM
4 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Task Automation
4 2 (15.38%) EAI
4 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) XPath
2 2 (15.38%) XQuery
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) collectd
1 3 (23.08%) Grafana
1 3 (23.08%) Graphite
1 3 (23.08%) Kibana
1 3 (23.08%) logstash
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
2 1 (7.69%) Icinga
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas