Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 65 67
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.82% 1.59% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 5.61% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 11
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +18.52% +7.14%
10th Percentile £359 £344 £319
90th Percentile £550 £453 £463
Scotland median daily rate £500 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +25.00% +9.59% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 264 303 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.92% 28.29% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 158 190
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £353 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% +5.62% +4.30%
10th Percentile £300 £162 £148
90th Percentile £550 £438 £460
Scotland median daily rate £400 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.76 £17.19 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.17% -68.75% +240.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £14.20
90th Percentile £28.75 £33.50 £108.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.41% - +14.76%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Finance
3 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Python
4 13 (61.90%) IBM
4 13 (61.90%) Project Management
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle
5 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) Business Continuity
6 11 (52.38%) Symantec
6 11 (52.38%) Data Loss Prevention
7 10 (47.62%) Security Operations
7 10 (47.62%) IBM BigFix
7 10 (47.62%) Task Automation
7 10 (47.62%) Web Development
7 10 (47.62%) SCCM
7 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (47.62%) Internet
7 10 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (47.62%) HP
7 10 (47.62%) Dell
7 10 (47.62%) HTML
7 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 10 (47.62%) Perl
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 10 (47.62%) IIS

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 (47.62%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Gradle
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) IT Security Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (9.52%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) IBM XIV
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) AIX
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
6 3 (14.29%) CentOS
6 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.52%) SUSE
8 1 (4.76%) Tru64
8 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Business Continuity
3 11 (52.38%) Data Loss Prevention
4 10 (47.62%) Security Operations
4 10 (47.62%) Task Automation
4 10 (47.62%) Web Development
5 9 (42.86%) BCP
5 9 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
8 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Perl
2 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Firmware
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) IBM BigFix
1 10 (47.62%) SCCM
1 10 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (23.81%) Ansible
3 4 (19.05%) Puppet
4 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (14.29%) Packer
5 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) IBM
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 11 (52.38%) Symantec
4 10 (47.62%) Dell
4 10 (47.62%) HP
5 5 (23.81%) VMware
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 3 (14.29%) Google
8 2 (9.52%) Brocade
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix
9 1 (4.76%) EMC
9 1 (4.76%) Progress