Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 101 126
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25 -39
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 26 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.07% 1.41% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.66% 6.43% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 14
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -31.58% +24.59%
10th Percentile £400 £219 £333
90th Percentile £538 £538 £600
England median daily rate £518 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +8.95% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year +12.00% +18.11% +12.39%

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 558 653 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.92% 21.91% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 389 313
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.32% +0.77% -4.06%
10th Percentile £130 £175 £125
90th Percentile £538 £526 £494
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 71 61
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £15.55 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +19.62% -
10th Percentile £12.18 £10.29 £9.50
90th Percentile £32.50 £30.00 £27.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -2.02%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -9 9 £405 +20.00% 2
Leicestershire +20 6 £520 -0.95% 2
Derbyshire +6 6 £508 +113.68% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 5 £488 +50.00% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Red Hat
3 16 (61.54%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) SOA
5 13 (50.00%) DevOps
6 12 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (46.15%) WebSphere
6 12 (46.15%) vSphere
6 12 (46.15%) IBM
6 12 (46.15%) Oracle
6 12 (46.15%) Middleware
7 10 (38.46%) Web Services
7 10 (38.46%) Windows
7 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
8 9 (34.62%) Kubernetes
9 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (30.77%) OpenShift
9 8 (30.77%) Docker
9 8 (30.77%) JBoss
9 8 (30.77%) Retail
9 8 (30.77%) TOGAF
10 7 (26.92%) Unix
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 6 (23.08%) Sun
11 6 (23.08%) Dell
11 6 (23.08%) Citrix
11 6 (23.08%) Solaris
11 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
11 6 (23.08%) VPN

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 12 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 8 (30.77%) JBoss
3 6 (23.08%) NetWeaver
4 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) HFM
1 5 (19.23%) Maximo
2 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) OpenShift
2 6 (23.08%) Boomi
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) MPLS
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 6 (23.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) CA Release Automation
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
1 4 (15.38%) RSpec
1 4 (15.38%) SonarQube
1 4 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
1 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Back Office
3 4 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Integration Architect
5 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Architect
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Middleware
2 10 (38.46%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) IDoc
3 6 (23.08%) RESTful
3 6 (23.08%) SAP PI
3 6 (23.08%) SAP XI
3 6 (23.08%) SOAP
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (19.23%) Spring
5 4 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (15.38%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.85%) Memcached
6 1 (3.85%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Unix
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) SOA
2 13 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (30.77%) TOGAF
4 6 (23.08%) CRM
4 6 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) ERP
5 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Microservices
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 5 (19.23%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (19.23%) RUP
5 5 (19.23%) Security Hardening
5 5 (19.23%) UML
5 5 (19.23%) Unified Process
6 4 (15.38%) Build Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) ABAP
2 4 (15.38%) Groovy
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) vSphere
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) Docker
4 6 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Kubernetes
2 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (19.23%) Terraform
4 4 (15.38%) Kibana
4 4 (15.38%) Packer
5 1 (3.85%) Ansible
5 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.85%) Icinga
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Red Hat
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) IBM
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) Citrix
5 6 (23.08%) Dell
5 6 (23.08%) SAP
5 6 (23.08%) Sun
6 5 (19.23%) Hyperion
7 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics
8 1 (3.85%) Veritas