Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 91 68 88
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 +15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 4 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.59% 0.50% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.69% 2.35% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 12
10th Percentile £359 £358 £263
25th Percentile £363 £369 £291
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £448 £413
Median % change year-on-year +17.32% +8.48% -18.72%
75th Percentile £588 £520 £518
90th Percentile £605 - £522
England median daily rate £560 £463 £500
% change year-on-year +21.08% -7.50% -3.85%

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 334 170 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.06% 21.36% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 104 230
10th Percentile £125 £123 £135
25th Percentile £163 £173 £185
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £345 £313
Median % change year-on-year -5.80% +10.40% -14.28%
75th Percentile £438 £421 £438
90th Percentile £531 £499 £520
England median daily rate £495 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +15.12% +4.24% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 11 89
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.27 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.39 £13.31 £12.36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year - - -3.23%
75th Percentile £19.67 £16.69 £17.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £17.50 -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £17.10
% change year-on-year +12.68% +3.80% -0.87%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East Midlands.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -10 5 £575 +64.29%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £450 - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) AWS
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Project Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (44.44%) Behavioural Change
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) PMP
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
4 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) Ansible
5 3 (33.33%) Cost Reduction
6 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
6 2 (22.22%) Splunk
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef

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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Azure
3 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) mvBase
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (11.11%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Documentation Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
1 1 (11.11%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (11.11%) Kafka
1 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) CentOS
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) SUSE
3 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Behavioural Change
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Cost Reduction
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Runbook
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Grafana
3 1 (11.11%) Kibana
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL