Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 February 2018 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)
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 62 58
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +28
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.97% 2.48% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.03% 7.30% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 22
Essex median daily rate £550 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.48% -4.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £355 £409 £385
90th Percentile £600 £581 £574
East of England median daily rate £513 £438 £455
% change year-on-year +17.14% -3.85% +34.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 - £37.50

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 158 274 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 24.73% 34.04% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 154 132
Essex median daily rate £425 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.87% -10.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £166 £222 £175
90th Percentile £638 £525 £550
East of England median daily rate £350 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +3.32% -3.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 63 65
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +96.97% -
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £41.75 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.57 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.39% -8.33% +9.09%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Essex over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Southend-on-Sea +1 19 £550 +14.48% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Middleware
3 14 (73.68%) JBoss
3 14 (73.68%) Apache
3 14 (73.68%) J2EE
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle
4 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
5 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
5 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
5 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
6 11 (57.89%) Open Source
7 10 (52.63%) HTTP
7 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) SSL
7 10 (52.63%) DevOps
8 9 (47.37%) Coaching
8 9 (47.37%) Scrum
8 9 (47.37%) Kanban
8 9 (47.37%) Puppet
8 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
8 9 (47.37%) TDD
8 9 (47.37%) SOA
9 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (42.11%) Perl
9 8 (42.11%) Unix
9 8 (42.11%) Microservices
9 8 (42.11%) WSO2

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 14 (73.68%) Apache
1 14 (73.68%) JBoss
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
3 6 (31.58%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) HTTP
1 10 (52.63%) SSL
1 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) GitLab
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) JMeter
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.79%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Trainee
3 5 (26.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) Middleware
2 14 (73.68%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Unix
3 6 (31.58%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
2 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
3 11 (57.89%) Open Source
4 10 (52.63%) DevOps
5 9 (47.37%) Coaching
5 9 (47.37%) Kanban
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 9 (47.37%) SOA
5 9 (47.37%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Microservices
7 5 (26.32%) API Design
7 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 5 (26.32%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Testing
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) WSO2
3 6 (31.58%) BEA
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) webMethods
4 3 (15.79%) Atlassian