Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 51 63
Rank change year-on-year -32 +12 +70
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 91 139 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.40% 3.77% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.69% 15.16% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 112 103
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -4.48%
10th Percentile £325 £350 £285
90th Percentile £570 £488 £494
South East median daily rate £478 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +12.35% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £10.50
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £27.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -46.08% +29.94%

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 1,047 917 1,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.57% 24.89% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 547 772
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £210 £207 £255
90th Percentile £543 £500 £505
South East median daily rate £416 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 80 69
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.40 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -62.60% +120.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £43.83 £51.07
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.73% -25.00% +21.21%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Andover +7 19 £363 +4.32%
Fleet +1 9 £550 +10.00% 2
Basingstoke +9 8 £460 +15.00% 1
Winchester -26 7 £455 +1.11%
Portsmouth - 6 £400 - 1
Havant -18 5 £400 -
Farnborough -16 2 £513 -
Southampton -12 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Fareham - 1 £500 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 65 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 48 (52.75%) DevOps
4 46 (50.55%) VMware
5 44 (48.35%) Microsoft
5 44 (48.35%) Oracle
6 40 (43.96%) Windows
6 40 (43.96%) Microsoft Azure
7 39 (42.86%) Security Cleared
8 36 (39.56%) SC Cleared
8 36 (39.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (38.46%) Windows Server
9 35 (38.46%) HP
10 30 (32.97%) vSphere
10 30 (32.97%) Test Automation
11 28 (30.77%) SQL Server
12 27 (29.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (29.67%) Oracle APEX
12 27 (29.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (29.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (29.67%) Oracle Database
13 26 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
13 26 (28.57%) Software AG
13 26 (28.57%) webMethods
13 26 (28.57%) .NET
14 25 (27.47%) Docker
14 25 (27.47%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (26.37%) API Testing
15 24 (26.37%) PuTTY

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 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.20%) Apache
2 2 (2.20%) JBoss
2 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.10%) Hyperledger
3 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 40 (43.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (20.88%) OpenShift
3 10 (10.99%) IaaS
3 10 (10.99%) PaaS
3 10 (10.99%) SaaS
4 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.37%) PuTTY
1 24 (26.37%) WinSCP
2 14 (15.38%) SAN
3 4 (4.40%) DHCP
3 4 (4.40%) DNS
3 4 (4.40%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) NAS
4 1 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (29.67%) Oracle Database
2 27 (29.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 27 (29.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 27 (29.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (6.59%) MySQL
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.30%) IBM BigInsights
6 3 (3.30%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.30%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.10%) DB2
7 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) Oracle APEX
2 24 (26.37%) HP UFT
2 24 (26.37%) Selenium
2 24 (26.37%) SoapUI
2 24 (26.37%) SpecFlow
3 22 (24.18%) Ant
3 22 (24.18%) Eclipse
3 22 (24.18%) TestNG
4 19 (20.88%) Vagrant
5 18 (19.78%) RSpec
6 16 (17.58%) LoadRunner
6 16 (17.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.30%) JIRA
9 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.20%) Toad
10 1 (1.10%) Artifactory
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Legal
3 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) Architect
3 14 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (14.29%) Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 13 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 13 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Test Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) Test Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Tester
7 8 (8.79%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Automation Tester
8 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.49%) Test Specialist
10 4 (4.40%) Ruby Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.57%) .NET
2 24 (26.37%) Web Services
3 14 (15.38%) Middleware
4 5 (5.49%) LDAP
5 2 (2.20%) POSIX
6 1 (1.10%) Drools
6 1 (1.10%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.40%) PKI
3 2 (2.20%) iSeries
4 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (43.96%) Windows
3 36 (39.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 17 (18.68%) AIX
6 15 (16.48%) Unix
7 13 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 11 (12.09%) Windows XP
9 8 (8.79%) CentOS
10 5 (5.49%) SUSE
11 4 (4.40%) Solaris
11 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.10%) Debian
13 1 (1.10%) HPUX
13 1 (1.10%) Slackware
13 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.75%) DevOps
2 30 (32.97%) Test Automation
3 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
5 24 (26.37%) API Testing
6 20 (21.98%) Scrum
7 16 (17.58%) Defect Tracking
7 16 (17.58%) Performance Testing
7 16 (17.58%) Test Strategy
8 14 (15.38%) Kanban
9 11 (12.09%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (12.09%) Network Design
10 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 6 (6.59%) BDD
12 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.30%) Database Security
13 3 (3.30%) Regression Testing
13 3 (3.30%) Time Management
14 2 (2.20%) Change Management
14 2 (2.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.37%) F#
1 24 (26.37%) Java
2 19 (20.88%) Ruby
2 19 (20.88%) SQL
3 18 (19.78%) Groovy
4 7 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.49%) C#
6 4 (4.40%) Python
7 3 (3.30%) Korn
7 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.20%) C
8 2 (2.20%) VB
8 2 (2.20%) VBScript
9 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 36 (39.56%) SC Cleared
3 22 (24.18%) ISEB
3 22 (24.18%) ISEB Practitioner
3 22 (24.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) RHCE
6 1 (1.10%) Degree
System Software
1 30 (32.97%) vSphere
2 25 (27.47%) Docker
3 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (10.99%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (10.99%) XenApp
6 6 (6.59%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
7 5 (5.49%) iptables
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (27.47%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (26.37%) HP ALM
3 19 (20.88%) Terraform
4 18 (19.78%) Kubernetes
4 18 (19.78%) Packer
5 14 (15.38%) Ansible
6 10 (10.99%) Data Guard
6 10 (10.99%) Puppet
7 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (6.59%) SELinux
8 6 (6.59%) vRealize
9 4 (4.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (4.40%) yum
10 3 (3.30%) ZABBIX
11 2 (2.20%) NetBackup
11 2 (2.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (2.20%) SCCM
11 2 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (1.10%) Nessus
12 1 (1.10%) Nmap
Vendors
1 65 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 46 (50.55%) VMware
3 44 (48.35%) Microsoft
3 44 (48.35%) Oracle
4 35 (38.46%) HP
5 26 (28.57%) Software AG
5 26 (28.57%) webMethods
6 16 (17.58%) IBM
7 12 (13.19%) Citrix
8 10 (10.99%) 3PAR
9 4 (4.40%) Veritas
10 3 (3.30%) Splunk
11 1 (1.10%) ForgeRock
11 1 (1.10%) Sun
11 1 (1.10%) Symantec