Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 46 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +48
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 122 150 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.56% 4.21% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.46% 15.51% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 97 96
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £311
90th Percentile £488 £488 £475
South East median daily rate £432 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -1.37% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Hampshire median hourly rate - £12.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -65.85%
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £46.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year -10.33% +338.10% -71.03%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 979 967 1,218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.60% 27.16% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 603 707
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +3.60%
10th Percentile £150 £255 £239
90th Percentile £519 £550 £495
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 106
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.59% -15.71% +8.29%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £11.31
90th Percentile £47.85 £49.46 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +25.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant 0 17 £400 +5.26%
Winchester -7 15 £440 +1.15% 1
Andover +17 11 £375 -11.76%
Fleet +7 11 £330 -22.35% 1
Fareham +8 8 £475 -
Portsmouth -7 6 £388 -17.55% 1
Basingstoke -15 6 £525 +23.53% 1
Southampton +3 2 £375 -18.92% 2
Farnborough -7 1 - -
Hook - 1 £475 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

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

1 122 (100.00%) Linux
2 98 (80.33%) Red Hat
3 54 (44.26%) Apache
4 49 (40.16%) Oracle
5 43 (35.25%) VMware
6 42 (34.43%) Java
7 40 (32.79%) Unix
8 39 (31.97%) Middleware
9 38 (31.15%) Tomcat
9 38 (31.15%) Security Cleared
10 37 (30.33%) SC Cleared
11 35 (28.69%) JBoss
12 34 (27.87%) Windows
13 31 (25.41%) Shell Script
13 31 (25.41%) Performance Tuning
14 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
15 26 (21.31%) Puppet
15 26 (21.31%) Jenkins
16 25 (20.49%) SQL
16 25 (20.49%) DNS
17 24 (19.67%) AIX
17 24 (19.67%) Firewall
18 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
20 20 (16.39%) Finance
20 20 (16.39%) Validation
21 19 (15.57%) Scrum
21 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
21 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
21 19 (15.57%) DevOps

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 54 (44.26%) Apache
2 38 (31.15%) Tomcat
3 35 (28.69%) JBoss
4 15 (12.30%) WebSphere
5 13 (10.66%) Apache Spark
5 13 (10.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (10.66%) GemFire
6 8 (6.56%) nginx
7 3 (2.46%) IIS
8 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.82%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.48%) GitHub
3 13 (10.66%) PaaS
4 2 (1.64%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.82%) Office 365
5 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.49%) DNS
2 24 (19.67%) Firewall
3 18 (14.75%) SSL
4 16 (13.11%) SAN
5 14 (11.48%) PuTTY
5 14 (11.48%) WinSCP
6 13 (10.66%) DHCP
6 13 (10.66%) TCP/IP
7 12 (9.84%) NetScaler
8 10 (8.20%) Network Security
9 9 (7.38%) Wireless
10 7 (5.74%) Internet
11 4 (3.28%) Ethernet
11 4 (3.28%) WAN
12 3 (2.46%) DMZ
12 3 (2.46%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.64%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle Database
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (10.66%) Apache Hive
4 13 (10.66%) Hadoop
4 13 (10.66%) HBase
4 13 (10.66%) OLTP
5 11 (9.02%) Big Data
6 10 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (5.74%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (4.10%) DB2
10 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.46%) Redis
10 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.64%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.31%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.11%) Oracle APEX
4 15 (12.30%) Eclipse
5 14 (11.48%) Ant
5 14 (11.48%) Gradle
5 14 (11.48%) JUnit
5 14 (11.48%) Selenium
5 14 (11.48%) SoapUI
5 14 (11.48%) TestNG
6 13 (10.66%) HP UFT
6 13 (10.66%) IntelliJ
6 13 (10.66%) SpecFlow
7 10 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (7.38%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.64%) GitLab
10 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.82%) Toad
General
1 20 (16.39%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Banking
3 1 (0.82%) Local Government
3 1 (0.82%) Military
3 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (18.03%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (13.11%) Developer
3 12 (9.84%) Java Developer
3 12 (9.84%) Network Engineer
4 10 (8.20%) Administrator
5 9 (7.38%) Middleware Engineer
5 9 (7.38%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.56%) Consultant
6 8 (6.56%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Linux Consultant
7 7 (5.74%) Linux Specialist
7 7 (5.74%) Unix Specialist
8 6 (4.92%) AIX Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) AIX Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) Software Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.97%) Middleware
2 16 (13.11%) .NET
3 15 (12.30%) Web Services
4 14 (11.48%) J2EE
4 14 (11.48%) JSON
4 14 (11.48%) RESTful
4 14 (11.48%) Spring
4 14 (11.48%) Spring Boot
4 14 (11.48%) Spring Integration
5 13 (10.66%) Apache Camel
5 13 (10.66%) Kafka
5 13 (10.66%) Spark Streaming
6 12 (9.84%) Regular Expression
7 9 (7.38%) LDAP
8 3 (2.46%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (2.46%) JAAS
8 3 (2.46%) Java EE
8 3 (2.46%) JMS
8 3 (2.46%) JMX
8 3 (2.46%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Linux Command Line
1 14 (11.48%) Virtual Team
2 13 (10.66%) Replication
3 8 (6.56%) CMDB
4 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.10%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.10%) Smart Meter
4 5 (4.10%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.64%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.82%) Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 122 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (32.79%) Unix
3 34 (27.87%) Windows
4 24 (19.67%) AIX
5 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (13.11%) Windows Server
7 15 (12.30%) Solaris
8 14 (11.48%) CentOS
9 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.41%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.39%) Validation
4 19 (15.57%) DevOps
4 19 (15.57%) Scrum
5 17 (13.93%) System Integration Testing
6 15 (12.30%) System Testing
7 14 (11.48%) Acceptance Criteria
7 14 (11.48%) API Testing
7 14 (11.48%) ITIL
7 14 (11.48%) TDD
7 14 (11.48%) Unit Testing
7 14 (11.48%) User Stories
8 13 (10.66%) Benchmarking
8 13 (10.66%) ETL
8 13 (10.66%) MapReduce
8 13 (10.66%) Test Automation
9 12 (9.84%) Email Filtering
9 12 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (9.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.43%) Java
2 31 (25.41%) Shell Script
3 25 (20.49%) SQL
4 17 (13.93%) Perl
5 16 (13.11%) Korn
6 13 (10.66%) F#
7 12 (9.84%) Bash Shell
8 10 (8.20%) Python
9 8 (6.56%) PHP
9 8 (6.56%) Ruby
10 4 (3.28%) C
11 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.82%) C#
12 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (31.15%) Security Cleared
2 37 (30.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.02%) Degree
4 6 (4.92%) ISEB
4 6 (4.92%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.10%) CISSP
5 5 (4.10%) RHCSA
6 4 (3.28%) RHCE
7 1 (0.82%) CCIE
7 1 (0.82%) CCNA
7 1 (0.82%) CCNP
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.82%) GCIH
7 1 (0.82%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
2 10 (8.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) vSphere
2 16 (13.11%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.30%) Oracle Clusterware
4 14 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (10.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (10.66%) HDFS
6 6 (4.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.10%) Docker
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (2.46%) NFS
10 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (21.31%) Puppet
2 16 (13.11%) Red Hat Satellite
2 16 (13.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (9.84%) SELinux
4 8 (6.56%) HAProxy
4 8 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.92%) Tivoli
6 5 (4.10%) Cobbler
7 3 (2.46%) Ansible
8 2 (1.64%) Grafana
9 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 98 (80.33%) Red Hat
2 49 (40.16%) Oracle
3 43 (35.25%) VMware
4 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 17 (13.93%) HP
6 13 (10.66%) Software AG
6 13 (10.66%) webMethods
7 12 (9.84%) Cisco
7 12 (9.84%) Citrix
8 10 (8.20%) Splunk
9 9 (7.38%) CheckPoint
9 9 (7.38%) Dell
9 9 (7.38%) Extreme Networks
10 8 (6.56%) IBM
10 8 (6.56%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.46%) Dynatrace
11 3 (2.46%) Informatica
11 3 (2.46%) Pega
12 2 (1.64%) CA
13 1 (0.82%) Veritas