Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 October 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 67 59
Rank change year-on-year -19 -8 +18
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 29 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.74% 2.33% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 8.36% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 5
Glasgow median daily rate £490 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +25.00% +18.52%
10th Percentile £408 £390 £328
90th Percentile £525 £550 £445
Scotland median daily rate £490 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +8.89% +9.09% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 370 371 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.16% 27.83% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 156 180
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% +4.55%
10th Percentile £135 £208 £191
90th Percentile £525 £544 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.78 £13.33 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.59% -36.55% -40.43%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £14.60
90th Percentile £33.75 £22.78 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year +11.29% -47.90% +60.81%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Glasgow

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Glasgow

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Glasgow

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (65.52%) Ansible
3 18 (62.07%) Terraform
4 16 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
5 15 (51.72%) Unix
6 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (44.83%) CentOS
8 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (34.48%) DevOps
9 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (31.03%) VMware
10 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
11 8 (27.59%) Python
11 8 (27.59%) Artifactory
11 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
12 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
12 7 (24.14%) Elastic Stack
13 6 (20.69%) GitLab
13 6 (20.69%) Migration
13 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (17.24%) Subversion
14 5 (17.24%) Maven
14 5 (17.24%) Firewall
14 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
14 5 (17.24%) Docker
14 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
14 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (10.34%) nginx
2 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) HSPA
3 2 (6.90%) Skype
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Artifactory
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) GitLab
4 5 (17.24%) GoCD
4 5 (17.24%) Maven
4 5 (17.24%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (17.24%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
4 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Designer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Unix
3 13 (44.83%) CentOS
4 4 (13.79%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) OWASP
6 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.34%) Use Case
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Python
2 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) AWS Certification
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.90%) QA
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (65.52%) Ansible
2 18 (62.07%) Terraform
3 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (17.24%) Packer
5 4 (13.79%) Puppet
6 3 (10.34%) Kibana
6 3 (10.34%) logstash
7 2 (6.90%) Cobbler
7 2 (6.90%) Graphite
7 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
7 2 (6.90%) Icinga
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Veritas
5 2 (6.90%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.45%) Lotus
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp