Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 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)
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 64 65
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 23 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.72% 3.16% 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.59% 12.74% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 14
Essex median daily rate £525 £550 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.46% +14.48% -4.00%
10th Percentile £413 £358 £408
90th Percentile £604 £600 £583
East of England median daily rate £480 £537 £430
% change year-on-year -10.66% +24.94% -6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year -9.68% - -

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 303 157 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.77% 24.84% 33.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 104 153
Essex median daily rate £443 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +26.87% -10.67%
10th Percentile £162 £166 £221
90th Percentile £589 £638 £524
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 62
Essex median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +23.08% +96.97%
10th Percentile £12.55 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £31.38 £63.75 £41.88
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.63 £16.75
% change year-on-year -3.79% -0.72% -6.94%

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 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
Southend-on-Sea -19 18 £500 -9.01% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) Ansible
3 21 (91.30%) DevOps
4 12 (52.17%) Terraform
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (43.48%) Oracle
6 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
7 9 (39.13%) Web Services
8 8 (34.78%) Middleware
8 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
8 8 (34.78%) GitLab
9 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (30.43%) Unix
10 6 (26.09%) MySQL
10 6 (26.09%) Scrum
10 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
11 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
11 5 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (21.74%) Java
12 4 (17.39%) SAP
12 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (17.39%) Marketing
12 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
12 4 (17.39%) Electronics
12 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
12 4 (17.39%) Finance
12 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing

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 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) AquaLogic
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.35%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) Ingres
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) GitLab
2 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) git-flow
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (17.39%) Electronics
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) DevOps
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
7 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.04%) High Availability
9 2 (8.70%) Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) ITIL
9 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) Dart
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (95.65%) Ansible
2 12 (52.17%) Terraform
3 2 (8.70%) Opsview
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.35%) webMethods