The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 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)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 45 91
Rank change year-on-year -5 +46  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 61 76 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.39% 3.87% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.74% 12.48% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 22
Median daily rate £401 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £299 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 444 609 653
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 24.69% 31.01% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 369 379
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 31 59
Median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.76% +184.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £33.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Havant +9 10 £400 -
Winchester +4 7 £450 +5.88%
Southampton +8 5 £425 -8.60% 2
Andover +11 3 £370 -10.30%
Basingstoke -19 2 £400 +23.07%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 152 (100.00%) Linux
2 120 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 77 (50.66%) Security Cleared
4 71 (46.71%) SC Cleared
5 59 (38.82%) Unix
6 48 (31.58%) JBoss
7 45 (29.61%) SQL
8 44 (28.95%) Oracle
9 42 (27.63%) VMware
10 40 (26.32%) Shell Script
11 39 (25.66%) Puppet
12 38 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
13 36 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
14 33 (21.71%) Tomcat
15 32 (21.05%) WebSphere
15 32 (21.05%) Bash Shell
16 30 (19.74%) Java
16 30 (19.74%) Opscode Chef
17 28 (18.42%) DevOps
17 28 (18.42%) Python
18 27 (17.76%) Apache
18 27 (17.76%) RHCE
18 27 (17.76%) Hadoop
18 27 (17.76%) Security Hardening
19 25 (16.45%) AIX
20 24 (15.79%) Windows
21 23 (15.13%) Debian
21 23 (15.13%) Ubuntu
21 23 (15.13%) RHCSA
21 23 (15.13%) Desktop Virtualisation

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 48 (31.58%) JBoss
2 33 (21.71%) Tomcat
3 32 (21.05%) WebSphere
4 27 (17.76%) Apache
5 18 (11.84%) Apache Solr
6 16 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (8.55%) Apache Geronimo
7 13 (8.55%) Apache TomEE
8 4 (2.63%) IIS
8 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.97%) GeoServer
10 2 (1.32%) Confluence
10 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.66%) CICS
11 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.66%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.66%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.97%) SaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) GitHub
3 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.82%) SAN
2 12 (7.89%) LDAP
3 9 (5.92%) PuTTY
3 9 (5.92%) WinSCP
4 8 (5.26%) Firewall
5 6 (3.95%) Network Security
5 6 (3.95%) SSL
5 6 (3.95%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.95%) Wireshark
6 5 (3.29%) DNS
6 5 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.63%) DHCP
7 4 (2.63%) Internet
7 4 (2.63%) IPsec
7 4 (2.63%) Kerberos
8 3 (1.97%) HTTP
8 3 (1.97%) SMTP
9 2 (1.32%) MPLS
9 2 (1.32%) Wireless
10 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (17.76%) Hadoop
3 20 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 20 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 19 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (11.84%) Impala
6 17 (11.18%) SQL Server
7 14 (9.21%) RDBMS
7 14 (9.21%) Redis
7 14 (9.21%) Relational Database
8 10 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (4.61%) MySQL
10 7 (4.61%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (2.63%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (8.55%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.58%) HP UFT
3 10 (6.58%) Selenium
4 9 (5.92%) SpecFlow
4 9 (5.92%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.26%) Toad
6 6 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.29%) Ant
7 5 (3.29%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.29%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.29%) TestNG
8 4 (2.63%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.63%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.32%) JIRA
10 1 (0.66%) Gradle
10 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.66%) JUnit
10 1 (0.66%) RSpec
General
1 9 (5.92%) Finance
1 9 (5.92%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.29%) Electronics
2 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.29%) Marketing
3 4 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (19.74%) Administrator
2 25 (16.45%) Linux Administrator
3 20 (13.16%) Linux Specialist
4 15 (9.87%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (9.21%) DBA
6 13 (8.55%) AIX Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) Applications Specialist
7 11 (7.24%) Hadoop Administrator
7 11 (7.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (7.24%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (5.92%) Unix Specialist
10 7 (4.61%) Consultant
10 7 (4.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared DBA
11 6 (3.95%) Architect
11 6 (3.95%) WebSphere Specialist
12 5 (3.29%) Linux Consultant
12 5 (3.29%) Tester
13 4 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.84%) Java EE
2 16 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
3 15 (9.87%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (8.55%) IBM Integration Bus
5 10 (6.58%) .NET
6 9 (5.92%) JAAS
6 9 (5.92%) JMS
6 9 (5.92%) JMX
6 9 (5.92%) JNDI
6 9 (5.92%) Middleware
7 8 (5.26%) Web Services
8 7 (4.61%) XML
9 6 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (3.29%) LAPP Stack
10 5 (3.29%) RESTful
11 4 (2.63%) CGI
11 4 (2.63%) OAuth2
12 3 (1.97%) REST
13 2 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
14 1 (0.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) Smart Meter
2 12 (7.89%) Clustering
3 7 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.29%) HACMP
6 3 (1.97%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.97%) PKI
7 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.66%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.66%) Replication
8 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 152 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (38.82%) Unix
3 25 (16.45%) AIX
4 24 (15.79%) Windows
5 23 (15.13%) Debian
5 23 (15.13%) Ubuntu
6 17 (11.18%) Solaris
6 17 (11.18%) Windows Server
7 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (7.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (5.92%) CentOS
10 8 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (18.42%) DevOps
3 27 (17.76%) Security Hardening
4 23 (15.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 19 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.21%) ITIL
6 14 (9.21%) Open Source
7 12 (7.89%) Patch Management
8 11 (7.24%) Analytics
8 11 (7.24%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.58%) Test Scripting
10 9 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.92%) Integration Testing
10 9 (5.92%) Scrum
10 9 (5.92%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (5.26%) BDD
11 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.26%) Test Strategy
12 7 (4.61%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (29.61%) SQL
2 40 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 32 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 30 (19.74%) Java
5 28 (18.42%) Python
6 20 (13.16%) Korn
7 16 (10.53%) Perl
8 10 (6.58%) F#
9 6 (3.95%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.29%) C
10 5 (3.29%) PHP
11 3 (1.97%) VB
11 3 (1.97%) VBScript
12 2 (1.32%) C++
13 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (50.66%) Security Cleared
2 71 (46.71%) SC Cleared
3 27 (17.76%) RHCE
4 23 (15.13%) RHCSA
5 21 (13.82%) CISSP
6 4 (2.63%) Degree
6 4 (2.63%) ISEB
6 4 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.97%) GCIH
7 3 (1.97%) GIAC
8 1 (0.66%) CCNA
8 1 (0.66%) CCSA
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.66%) RHCSS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 19 (12.50%) HDFS
2 18 (11.84%) Apache Flume
3 16 (10.53%) Oracle Clusterware
4 14 (9.21%) vSphere
5 13 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (7.24%) Active Directory
6 11 (7.24%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (5.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (3.29%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (2.63%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.32%) GFS2
10 2 (1.32%) KVM
10 2 (1.32%) OCFS2
10 2 (1.32%) Xen
11 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.66%) Docker
11 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (25.66%) Puppet
2 30 (19.74%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (13.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (11.84%) Oozie
5 13 (8.55%) vRealize
6 11 (7.24%) Red Hat Satellite
7 10 (6.58%) Cobbler
8 9 (5.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 9 (5.92%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (3.95%) Ansible
9 6 (3.95%) Data Guard
10 4 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (1.97%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.32%) Consul
12 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
12 2 (1.32%) SCCM
12 2 (1.32%) SCOM
12 2 (1.32%) SELinux
13 1 (0.66%) Grafana
13 1 (0.66%) logstash
Vendors
1 120 (78.95%) Red Hat
2 44 (28.95%) Oracle
3 42 (27.63%) VMware
4 22 (14.47%) IBM
5 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
6 18 (11.84%) Cloudera
7 16 (10.53%) HP
8 10 (6.58%) Splunk
9 9 (5.92%) Arqiva
10 7 (4.61%) Veritas
11 5 (3.29%) SAP
12 3 (1.97%) Cisco
13 1 (0.66%) Blue Coat
13 1 (0.66%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.66%) Citrix
13 1 (0.66%) EMC
13 1 (0.66%) Hitachi
13 1 (0.66%) Juniper
13 1 (0.66%) Symantec
13 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago