Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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 Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 59 71
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 29 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.23% 2.40% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.55% 8.77% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 11
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% +8.93% +16.67%
10th Percentile £390 £312 £319
90th Percentile £550 £444 £463
Scotland median daily rate £475 £413 £365
% change year-on-year +15.15% +13.01% -8.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.50 £29.17
% change year-on-year - +21.70% -

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 339 308 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.12% 27.43% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 165 187
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £191 £173 £182
90th Percentile £550 £438 £450
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.33 £13.38 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% -74.51% +218.18%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.60
90th Percentile £22.78 £22.50 £73.38
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -14.65% +1.32% +15.15%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Firewall
3 17 (58.62%) Windows
4 16 (55.17%) SQL
4 16 (55.17%) Finance
5 15 (51.72%) Oracle
5 15 (51.72%) Python
5 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (48.28%) Web Development
6 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
7 13 (44.83%) IBM
7 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
8 12 (41.38%) Symantec
9 11 (37.93%) Project Management
9 11 (37.93%) Dell
9 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
9 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (37.93%) Data Loss Prevention
10 10 (34.48%) Task Automation
10 10 (34.48%) Security Operations
10 10 (34.48%) IBM BigFix
10 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
10 10 (34.48%) SCCM
10 10 (34.48%) IIS
10 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
10 10 (34.48%) Perl
10 10 (34.48%) HTML
10 10 (34.48%) Internet
10 10 (34.48%) HP

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 10 (34.48%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) VSAN
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) FishEye
3 3 (10.34%) Gradle
3 3 (10.34%) Maven
3 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) GitLab
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Security Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) IT Security Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) DataPower
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
5 6 (20.69%) AIX
6 5 (17.24%) CentOS
7 4 (13.79%) Unix
8 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
9 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
10 1 (3.45%) Tru64
10 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Web Development
3 11 (37.93%) Data Loss Prevention
3 11 (37.93%) Project Management
4 10 (34.48%) Security Operations
4 10 (34.48%) Task Automation
5 9 (31.03%) BCP
5 9 (31.03%) Business Continuity
5 9 (31.03%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (17.24%) DevOps
7 4 (13.79%) Secure Coding
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (10.34%) Load Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Network Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) Python
3 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
4 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) Perl
5 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
6 5 (17.24%) Java
7 4 (13.79%) C#
7 4 (13.79%) C++
7 4 (13.79%) Ruby
8 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNA
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) MCSA
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Docker
3 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (10.34%) NFS
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.90%) Squid
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
6 1 (3.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) IBM BigFix
1 10 (34.48%) SCCM
1 10 (34.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.24%) Ansible
3 5 (17.24%) SCOM
4 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
4 4 (13.79%) Puppet
4 4 (13.79%) WMI
5 3 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (10.34%) Netcool
5 3 (10.34%) Packer
5 3 (10.34%) SELinux
6 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
6 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) IBM
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
3 12 (41.38%) Symantec
4 11 (37.93%) Dell
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 10 (34.48%) HP
6 9 (31.03%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) CyberArk
7 4 (13.79%) EMC
7 4 (13.79%) Perforce
8 3 (10.34%) Google
8 3 (10.34%) Sybase
9 2 (6.90%) ArcSight
9 2 (6.90%) Avaya
9 2 (6.90%) Cisco
9 2 (6.90%) Citrix
9 2 (6.90%) Tripwire
10 1 (3.45%) Black Duck
10 1 (3.45%) F5