The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Red Hat Satellite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Satellite over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Satellite
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 581 588
Rank change year-on-year +45 +7  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Satellite 41 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.091% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 0.97% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 15
Median daily rate £475 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £371 £388
% change year-on-year +24.57% -4.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.07% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year -46.07% -  

Red Hat Satellite is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4160 4663 4117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.97% 9.39% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2802 2991 2462
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 125 168
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.91 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Red Hat Satellite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Red Hat Satellite as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Satellite in England

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Satellite in England

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Satellite in England

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Satellite in England

Red Hat Satellite
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +9 21 £425 +14.47% 1
London +39 18 £510 +2.00% 1
East of England -2 1 £538 +95.45%
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
Red Hat Satellite
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Satellite 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat Satellite.

1 75 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 72 (96.00%) Linux
3 65 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (41.33%) Puppet
5 30 (40.00%) Unix
6 29 (38.67%) VMware
7 28 (37.33%) HP
7 28 (37.33%) SAN
7 28 (37.33%) Bash Shell
8 26 (34.67%) Shell Script
8 26 (34.67%) Finance
9 22 (29.33%) LDAP
9 22 (29.33%) vSphere
10 20 (26.67%) Veritas
11 18 (24.00%) Configuration Management
11 18 (24.00%) Change Control
12 17 (22.67%) Clustering
12 17 (22.67%) Apache
13 16 (21.33%) JBoss
14 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
14 14 (18.67%) Ansible
15 13 (17.33%) Korn
16 12 (16.00%) ITIL
16 12 (16.00%) Solaris
17 11 (14.67%) Oracle
17 11 (14.67%) Sun
17 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (14.67%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (14.67%) ZABBIX
18 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS

Red Hat Satellite
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (22.67%) Apache
2 16 (21.33%) JBoss
3 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.33%) SAN
2 22 (29.33%) LDAP
3 8 (10.67%) DNS
4 6 (8.00%) Internet
5 4 (5.33%) DHCP
5 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.00%) Firewall
6 3 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.00%) Kerberos
6 3 (4.00%) MPLS
7 1 (1.33%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Administrator
2 21 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.33%) Unix Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 9 (12.00%) Unix Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Unix Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) AWS Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 2 (2.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Clustering
2 8 (10.67%) Smart Meter
3 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 72 (96.00%) Linux
2 65 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (40.00%) Unix
4 12 (16.00%) Solaris
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (10.67%) Windows
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) AIX
8 1 (1.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Change Control
1 18 (24.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (16.00%) ITIL
3 9 (12.00%) Identity Management
3 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (10.67%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (10.67%) DevOps
4 8 (10.67%) ITIL V3
4 8 (10.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (10.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.33%) ITSM
6 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (5.33%) Server Building
7 3 (4.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (4.00%) Cryptography
7 3 (4.00%) Information Security
7 3 (4.00%) Migration
7 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) Bash Shell
2 26 (34.67%) Shell Script
3 13 (17.33%) Korn
4 8 (10.67%) Perl
4 8 (10.67%) Python
5 1 (1.33%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) RHCE
1 7 (9.33%) RHCSA
1 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) CISSP
2 3 (4.00%) GCIH
2 3 (4.00%) GIAC
3 2 (2.67%) RHCT
4 1 (1.33%) RHCA
4 1 (1.33%) VCAP
4 1 (1.33%) VCP6
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) vSphere
2 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.67%) NFS
4 8 (10.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (5.33%) Samba
6 3 (4.00%) GPFS
6 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.33%) Docker
7 1 (1.33%) KVM
7 1 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 31 (41.33%) Puppet
2 14 (18.67%) Ansible
3 11 (14.67%) ZABBIX
4 9 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (6.67%) BladeLogic
5 5 (6.67%) Nagios
6 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (5.33%) vRealize
7 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.67%) OpenView
8 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 29 (38.67%) VMware
3 28 (37.33%) HP
4 20 (26.67%) Veritas
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle
5 11 (14.67%) Sun
6 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.67%) Brocade
6 2 (2.67%) NetApp
6 2 (2.67%) Symantec
7 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.33%) SaltStack