Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 July 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 72 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 +34 -20
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 64 70 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.82% 2.49% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.84% 12.50% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% +12.73%
10th Percentile £318 £336 £331
90th Percentile £525 £475 £451
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £36.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year - +23.41% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 404 560 495
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.82% 19.93% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 264 242
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +9.59% +3.55%
10th Percentile £206 £214 £163
90th Percentile £513 £500 £488
Scotland median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year +5.63% +5.19% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.17% -70.00% +90.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.00 £15.20
90th Percentile £31.50 £13.00 £40.80
Scotland median hourly rate £15.68 £37.50 £28.55
% change year-on-year -58.19% +31.35% +58.61%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (65.63%) DevOps
3 38 (59.38%) Ansible
4 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (48.44%) Red Hat
5 31 (48.44%) Docker
6 27 (42.19%) VMware
7 25 (39.06%) OpenShift
8 24 (37.50%) Python
9 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
9 22 (34.38%) Puppet
10 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
10 19 (29.69%) Kubernetes
10 19 (29.69%) Scrum
11 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (26.56%) Java
11 17 (26.56%) GitLab
12 15 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (21.88%) Banking
14 13 (20.31%) Build Automation
15 12 (18.75%) Private Cloud
15 12 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
15 12 (18.75%) vRealize
16 11 (17.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 11 (17.19%) PaaS
16 11 (17.19%) Artifactory
16 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Satellite
16 11 (17.19%) Kanban
17 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
18 9 (14.06%) Perl

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) JBoss
2 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.06%) OpenShift
2 11 (17.19%) PaaS
3 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (6.25%) GitHub
6 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.56%) Bluemix
8 1 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Firewall
1 6 (9.38%) VXLAN
2 5 (7.81%) SAN
3 3 (4.69%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (3.13%) Skype
5 1 (1.56%) DHCP
5 1 (1.56%) DNS
5 1 (1.56%) DSL
5 1 (1.56%) LDAP
5 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.56%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
2 17 (26.56%) GitLab
3 11 (17.19%) Artifactory
4 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.81%) Selenium
5 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.25%) Maven
5 4 (6.25%) Mockito
6 2 (3.13%) Ant
6 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.13%) Gradle
6 2 (3.13%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.56%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 14 (21.88%) Banking
2 8 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Analyst
3 4 (6.25%) Consultant
3 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Build Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.13%) Administrator
5 2 (3.13%) Build Automation Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Developer
5 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.13%) Java Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (1.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) RESTful
2 5 (7.81%) Spring
2 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 4 (6.25%) Java EE
3 4 (6.25%) JSON
4 2 (3.13%) .NET
4 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.13%) J2EE
4 2 (3.13%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.56%) EJB
5 1 (1.56%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.56%) JPA
5 1 (1.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Private Cloud
2 11 (17.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.13%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.56%) Fintech
6 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Unix
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.25%) Debian
6 3 (4.69%) AIX
7 2 (3.13%) CentOS
7 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.56%) Android
8 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) DevOps
2 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.69%) Scrum
4 13 (20.31%) Build Automation
5 11 (17.19%) Kanban
6 8 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (12.50%) High Availability
7 6 (9.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.81%) Migration
8 5 (7.81%) Patch Management
8 5 (7.81%) SOA
8 5 (7.81%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL
10 3 (4.69%) Change Control
10 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Python
2 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
3 17 (26.56%) Java
4 9 (14.06%) Perl
5 8 (12.50%) Go
6 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) SQL
8 2 (3.13%) C
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) COBOL
9 1 (1.56%) Korn
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) VCAP
1 4 (6.25%) VCP6
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 22301
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (48.44%) Docker
2 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.50%) vSphere
4 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.13%) RHEV
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.56%) SRDF
6 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 38 (59.38%) Ansible
2 22 (34.38%) Puppet
3 19 (29.69%) Kubernetes
4 15 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (18.75%) vRealize
6 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (7.81%) Prometheus
7 5 (7.81%) SELinux
7 5 (7.81%) Xymon
8 2 (3.13%) Control-M
8 2 (3.13%) Packer
8 2 (3.13%) Rundeck
8 2 (3.13%) SCCM
8 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.56%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Red Hat
2 27 (42.19%) VMware
3 9 (14.06%) Cisco
4 5 (7.81%) Black Duck
4 5 (7.81%) EMC
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix
6 2 (3.13%) Google
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (1.56%) Adobe
7 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Informatica
7 1 (1.56%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.56%) Splunk
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Rate: Dependant on role
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CACI Network Services
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CACI Network Services
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago