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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 41 58
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 16 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.38% 3.80% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.88% 12.22% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Median daily rate £425 £380 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -0.32%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year - +0.69%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 203 221 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 30.21% 31.13% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 120 72
Median daily rate £383 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (87.18%) AIX
3 29 (74.36%) Red Hat
3 29 (74.36%) VMware
4 26 (66.67%) Unix
5 24 (61.54%) EMC
5 24 (61.54%) Shell Script
6 21 (53.85%) EMC NetWorker
7 16 (41.03%) IBM
8 14 (35.90%) Finance
8 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (25.64%) Firewall
10 10 (25.64%) Solaris
11 9 (23.08%) Python
11 9 (23.08%) Time Management
11 9 (23.08%) Ruby
11 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
11 9 (23.08%) Ansible
12 8 (20.51%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (20.51%) SELinux
12 8 (20.51%) ArcSight
12 8 (20.51%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (20.51%) vCenter Server
12 8 (20.51%) Tripwire
12 8 (20.51%) Squid
12 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (20.51%) SCOM
12 8 (20.51%) Tru64
13 7 (17.95%) Perl

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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (10.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (5.13%) Confluence
5 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) Network Security
2 6 (15.38%) SAN
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.26%) HTTP
3 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
3 4 (10.26%) SSL
4 3 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (5.13%) VPN
5 2 (5.13%) VSAN
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Law
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Linux Specialist
2 7 (17.95%) Unix Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Solaris Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) J2EE
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) DataPower
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (87.18%) AIX
3 26 (66.67%) Unix
4 10 (25.64%) Solaris
5 8 (20.51%) Tru64
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (5.13%) CentOS
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Time Management
2 8 (20.51%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security
4 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Microservices
7 1 (2.56%) BCP
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) High Availability
7 1 (2.56%) SDLC
7 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Shell Script
2 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 9 (23.08%) Python
2 9 (23.08%) Ruby
3 7 (17.95%) Perl
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) C-shell
7 1 (2.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CCNA
1 2 (5.13%) CCNP
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.13%) CISSP
1 2 (5.13%) MCSA
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.13%) SANS
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.51%) Squid
2 8 (20.51%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Flume
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.56%) Docker
5 1 (2.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 21 (53.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (23.08%) Ansible
3 8 (20.51%) SCOM
3 8 (20.51%) SELinux
3 8 (20.51%) vCenter Server
4 6 (15.38%) yum
5 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.13%) SCCM
5 2 (5.13%) WSUS
6 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.56%) Mesos
6 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.56%) Puppet
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Red Hat
1 29 (74.36%) VMware
2 24 (61.54%) EMC
3 16 (41.03%) IBM
4 8 (20.51%) ArcSight
4 8 (20.51%) Tripwire
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle
5 4 (10.26%) Symantec
6 2 (5.13%) Avaya
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.56%) F5
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.56%) Veeam
7 1 (2.56%) Veritas
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