Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 113 98
Rank change year-on-year -14 -15 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 24 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.75% 1.12% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 6.94% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 32
East Midlands median daily rate £331 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.19% +3.23% -9.88%
10th Percentile £290 £319 £313
90th Percentile £379 £600 £486
England median daily rate £470 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +7.43% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +70.45% -37.14% -30.00%

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 696 533 615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.67% 16.16% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 304 281
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +11.94% +3.08%
10th Percentile £187 £132 £163
90th Percentile £500 £525 £475
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 64 106
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £30.00 £22.91 £19.08
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.90%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Northamptonshire +18 14 £338 -43.75%
Derbyshire -3 7 £250 -25.93%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £325 -26.14% 3
Leicestershire -9 1 £525 +75.00% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 10 (41.67%) CentOS
5 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 10 (41.67%) Clustering
6 9 (37.50%) Derivative
6 9 (37.50%) Service Management
6 9 (37.50%) DB2
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
6 9 (37.50%) Data Guard
6 9 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (29.17%) DevOps
8 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (25.00%) Unix
9 5 (20.83%) SLA
9 5 (20.83%) Python
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
9 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
9 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
9 5 (20.83%) Coaching
10 4 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (16.67%) SOA

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 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) iPlanet
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Boomi
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (37.50%) DB2
2 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
1 3 (12.50%) REST
1 3 (12.50%) XML
1 3 (12.50%) XSD
1 3 (12.50%) XSL
2 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Clustering
2 9 (37.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) CentOS
3 6 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
1 9 (37.50%) Service Management
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) Coaching
3 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) EAI
5 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (12.50%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Python
2 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) XPath
4 3 (12.50%) XQuery
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Data Guard
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (8.33%) Puppet
5 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) PlateSpin
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas