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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 47 48 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.31% 0.45% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.19% 1.74% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -23.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £380
% change year-on-year +7.78% +9.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £48.00 £31.09
% change year-on-year -42.70% +54.41%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 171 115 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 40.43% 25.67% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 56 68
Median daily rate £335 £338 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.74% -11.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 15
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.96% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Southend-on-Sea -14 9 £544 +24.22%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
2 17 (94.44%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (88.89%) DevOps
3 16 (88.89%) Perl
3 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
3 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
3 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (83.33%) HTTP
4 15 (83.33%) SSL
4 15 (83.33%) Open Source
5 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (66.67%) Scrum
6 12 (66.67%) Middleware
6 12 (66.67%) Kanban
6 12 (66.67%) Apache
6 12 (66.67%) J2EE
6 12 (66.67%) Oracle
6 12 (66.67%) Docker
6 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
6 12 (66.67%) Coaching
7 11 (61.11%) Microservices
7 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
7 11 (61.11%) WSO2
7 11 (61.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (61.11%) JBoss
7 11 (61.11%) SOA
7 11 (61.11%) TDD
8 10 (55.56%) User Stories

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related 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 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 11 (61.11%) JBoss
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Jetty
4 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 15 (83.33%) HTTP
2 15 (83.33%) SSL
3 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MaxDB
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) J2EE
1 12 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) CentOS
2 3 (16.67%) Fedora
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
2 15 (83.33%) Open Source
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) Coaching
4 12 (66.67%) Kanban
4 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 12 (66.67%) Scrum
5 11 (61.11%) Microservices
5 11 (61.11%) SOA
5 11 (61.11%) TDD
6 10 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (55.56%) User Stories
7 9 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (44.44%) API Design
9 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
10 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) C
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) WSO2
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) VMware