Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 58 43
Rank change year-on-year -17 -15 +37
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 107 111 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.93% 3.19% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.16% 11.78% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 76 111
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £321 £356 £313
90th Percentile £570 £497 £494
South East median daily rate £461 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +8.53% -2.86% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £12.75
South East median hourly rate - £41.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year - +223.53% -67.31%

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 959 942 1,146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.25% 27.11% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 574 711
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £204 £165 £255
90th Percentile £550 £518 £544
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 61 65
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.45% +24.29%
10th Percentile £10.38 £10.40 £11.20
90th Percentile £47.67 £47.50 £56.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Fleet -3 28 £350 -17.65% 4
Basingstoke +13 13 £460 +15.00%
Winchester -12 11 £455 +1.11% 1
Andover -9 6 £363 +4.32%
Fareham +3 4 £525 +10.53%
Portsmouth - 3 £375 - 3
Farnborough -11 2 £513 -
Havant -21 2 £575 +43.75%
Southampton -22 2 £350 -17.65% 1
Hook - 1 £500 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 107 (100.00%) Linux
2 89 (83.18%) Red Hat
3 48 (44.86%) Puppet
4 43 (40.19%) VMware
5 40 (37.38%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (36.45%) Ansible
7 37 (34.58%) Unix
7 37 (34.58%) Apache
8 34 (31.78%) Windows
9 33 (30.84%) DevOps
9 33 (30.84%) Security Cleared
10 32 (29.91%) Oracle
10 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
11 30 (28.04%) Middleware
12 29 (27.10%) JBoss
12 29 (27.10%) SC Cleared
12 29 (27.10%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Azure
14 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (22.43%) Java
16 23 (21.50%) Test Scripting
16 23 (21.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (21.50%) Windows Server
17 22 (20.56%) Red Hat Satellite
17 22 (20.56%) SELinux
17 22 (20.56%) HP
17 22 (20.56%) DNS
18 21 (19.63%) SQL
19 19 (17.76%) AIX
19 19 (17.76%) Finance

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 37 (34.58%) Apache
2 29 (27.10%) JBoss
3 16 (14.95%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.80%) nginx
6 2 (1.87%) CMS
6 2 (1.87%) Confluence
6 2 (1.87%) Drupal
6 2 (1.87%) GemFire
6 2 (1.87%) WordPress
7 1 (0.93%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.93%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (13.08%) IaaS
2 14 (13.08%) PaaS
2 14 (13.08%) SaaS
3 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.74%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.87%) GitHub
5 2 (1.87%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.56%) DNS
2 18 (16.82%) Firewall
2 18 (16.82%) iSCSI
3 16 (14.95%) SAN
4 12 (11.21%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.41%) Internet
6 8 (7.48%) DHCP
7 7 (6.54%) PuTTY
7 7 (6.54%) WinSCP
8 3 (2.80%) DMZ
9 2 (1.87%) NAS
10 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.54%) MySQL
3 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.80%) DB2
5 3 (2.80%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
1 16 (14.95%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (6.54%) Ant
3 7 (6.54%) HP UFT
3 7 (6.54%) Selenium
3 7 (6.54%) SoapUI
3 7 (6.54%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.67%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.67%) TestNG
5 4 (3.74%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.74%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.80%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.80%) RSpec
7 2 (1.87%) Bower
7 2 (1.87%) Gradle
7 2 (1.87%) JIRA
7 2 (1.87%) Subversion
7 2 (1.87%) Toad
General
1 19 (17.76%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
3 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (23.36%) Architect
3 16 (14.95%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (14.02%) Middleware Engineer
5 14 (13.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (5.61%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (4.67%) Tester
9 4 (3.74%) Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.04%) Middleware
2 11 (10.28%) LDAP
3 9 (8.41%) .NET
3 9 (8.41%) Web Services
4 4 (3.74%) POSIX
5 2 (1.87%) Ajax
5 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.87%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (1.87%) CSS
5 2 (1.87%) HTML
5 2 (1.87%) jQuery
5 2 (1.87%) LAMP
5 2 (1.87%) SOAP
6 1 (0.93%) Drools
6 1 (0.93%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) PKI
3 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.74%) iSeries
5 3 (2.80%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (34.58%) Unix
3 34 (31.78%) Windows
4 23 (21.50%) Windows Server
4 23 (21.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (17.76%) AIX
6 15 (14.02%) Windows XP
7 13 (12.15%) Windows 10
8 10 (9.35%) CentOS
9 8 (7.48%) SUSE
9 8 (7.48%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.87%) Debian
11 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) DevOps
2 29 (27.10%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (21.50%) Test Scripting
4 19 (17.76%) Capacity Management
5 18 (16.82%) Configuration Management
6 17 (15.89%) ITIL
7 16 (14.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (14.02%) Network Design
9 11 (10.28%) Business Continuity
9 11 (10.28%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (9.35%) Problem Management
10 10 (9.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (9.35%) Stress Testing
10 10 (9.35%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (7.48%) Migration
12 7 (6.54%) API Testing
12 7 (6.54%) Change Management
12 7 (6.54%) Project Management
13 5 (4.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.43%) Java
2 21 (19.63%) SQL
3 13 (12.15%) Perl
4 9 (8.41%) Ruby
5 7 (6.54%) F#
5 7 (6.54%) Python
6 6 (5.61%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.67%) Groovy
7 5 (4.67%) PHP
7 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.87%) C
9 2 (1.87%) C#
9 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (30.84%) Security Cleared
2 29 (27.10%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.54%) ISEB
3 7 (6.54%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (6.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.74%) Degree
4 4 (3.74%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.74%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.82%) NFS
3 16 (14.95%) Hyper-V
4 15 (14.02%) Docker
4 15 (14.02%) vSphere
5 14 (13.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (13.08%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (13.08%) XenApp
6 11 (10.28%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (9.35%) Active Directory
8 9 (8.41%) iptables
9 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 48 (44.86%) Puppet
2 40 (37.38%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (36.45%) Ansible
4 22 (20.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 22 (20.56%) SELinux
5 14 (13.08%) Data Guard
6 7 (6.54%) HP ALM
6 7 (6.54%) yum
7 6 (5.61%) Kubernetes
8 4 (3.74%) Terraform
9 3 (2.80%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.80%) Packer
9 3 (2.80%) vRealize
10 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.93%) Nagios
11 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 89 (83.18%) Red Hat
2 43 (40.19%) VMware
3 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
3 32 (29.91%) Oracle
4 22 (20.56%) HP
5 18 (16.82%) IBM
6 15 (14.02%) Citrix
7 14 (13.08%) 3PAR
8 9 (8.41%) Software AG
8 9 (8.41%) webMethods
9 3 (2.80%) Google
9 3 (2.80%) Splunk
9 3 (2.80%) Veritas
10 2 (1.87%) F5
10 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.87%) Zend
11 1 (0.93%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.93%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.93%) McAfee
11 1 (0.93%) Symantec