Period
to 20 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 44 80
Rank change year-on-year -29 +36 +36
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 104 164 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.78% 4.45% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.08% 17.08% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 127 85
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £350 £271
90th Percentile £525 £488 £486
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £429
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.87% +7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £10.50
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £42.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +17.86% +21.74% -12.10%

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 1,032 960 1,195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.63% 26.07% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 592 725
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £201 £254 £228
90th Percentile £525 £502 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 75 86
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.88 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.50% -14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.43 £10.44 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.00 £41.75 £47.81
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -16.22% +14.48%

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 April 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 April 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 +16 20 £375 -10.71%
Fleet +1 13 £513 +20.59% 1
Havant -9 13 £400 +5.26%
Portsmouth +5 9 £390 -17.02%
Fareham - 8 £475 -
Winchester -27 6 £440 +1.17% 1
Southampton +9 2 £375 -18.92% 2
Basingstoke -12 2 £300 -29.41%
Hook - 1 £475 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Linux
2 75 (72.12%) Red Hat
3 49 (47.12%) Oracle
4 46 (44.23%) DevOps
5 39 (37.50%) VMware
6 38 (36.54%) Windows
7 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
9 30 (28.85%) SC Cleared
10 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
11 28 (26.92%) Java
12 27 (25.96%) Test Automation
13 26 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
13 26 (25.00%) HP
14 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database 10g
14 25 (24.04%) Eclipse
14 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database 11g
14 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database
15 24 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
15 24 (23.08%) vSphere
15 24 (23.08%) SoapUI
15 24 (23.08%) Selenium
15 24 (23.08%) TestNG
15 24 (23.08%) Apache
15 24 (23.08%) Web Services
15 24 (23.08%) Ant
15 24 (23.08%) 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 24 (23.08%) Apache
2 14 (13.46%) WebSphere
3 13 (12.50%) JBoss
3 13 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.73%) nginx
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.88%) GemFire
6 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (16.35%) OpenShift
3 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.81%) GitHub
4 3 (2.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.08%) PuTTY
1 24 (23.08%) WinSCP
2 15 (14.42%) Firewall
3 14 (13.46%) DNS
3 14 (13.46%) SAN
4 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.77%) DHCP
5 6 (5.77%) NetScaler
5 6 (5.77%) SSL
6 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.85%) Network Security
6 4 (3.85%) WAN
6 4 (3.85%) Wireless
7 3 (2.88%) DMZ
7 3 (2.88%) Internet
8 2 (1.92%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database
2 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (4.81%) DB2
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.88%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.88%) Big Data
6 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.88%) HBase
6 3 (2.88%) IBM BigInsights
6 3 (2.88%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.88%) OLTP
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.92%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 25 (24.04%) Eclipse
3 24 (23.08%) Ant
3 24 (23.08%) Selenium
3 24 (23.08%) SoapUI
3 24 (23.08%) TestNG
4 23 (22.12%) HP UFT
4 23 (22.12%) SpecFlow
5 16 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (14.42%) LoadRunner
6 15 (14.42%) RSpec
6 15 (14.42%) Vagrant
7 14 (13.46%) Git (software)
8 13 (12.50%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.85%) Gradle
9 4 (3.85%) JUnit
10 3 (2.88%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.88%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.88%) JIRA
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (16.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (14.42%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (10.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Test Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Administrator
5 8 (7.69%) Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Test Specialist
6 7 (6.73%) Integration Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) AIX Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.77%) Tester
8 5 (4.81%) AIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) Web Services
2 23 (22.12%) .NET
2 23 (22.12%) Middleware
3 8 (7.69%) LDAP
4 6 (5.77%) Regular Expression
5 4 (3.85%) J2EE
5 4 (3.85%) JSON
5 4 (3.85%) Spring
5 4 (3.85%) Spring Boot
5 4 (3.85%) Spring Integration
6 3 (2.88%) Apache Camel
6 3 (2.88%) Kafka
6 3 (2.88%) RESTful
6 3 (2.88%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (1.92%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (1.92%) Sensu
8 1 (0.96%) JMS
8 1 (0.96%) JPA
8 1 (0.96%) jQuery
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) CMDB
2 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.81%) SWIFT
4 4 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.88%) Replication
6 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.92%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (36.54%) Windows
3 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 19 (18.27%) AIX
6 17 (16.35%) Unix
7 14 (13.46%) Solaris
8 10 (9.62%) CentOS
9 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.96%) Debian
10 1 (0.96%) HPUX
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.96%) Slackware
10 1 (0.96%) SUSE
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.23%) DevOps
2 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.96%) Test Automation
4 24 (23.08%) API Testing
4 24 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
5 23 (22.12%) Scrum
6 16 (15.38%) Kanban
7 15 (14.42%) Defect Tracking
7 15 (14.42%) Performance Testing
7 15 (14.42%) Test Strategy
8 14 (13.46%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (9.62%) ITIL
11 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
12 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (5.77%) Email Filtering
13 6 (5.77%) Test Scripting
13 6 (5.77%) Time Management
13 6 (5.77%) Validation
13 6 (5.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.92%) Java
2 23 (22.12%) F#
3 22 (21.15%) Ruby
4 20 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 15 (14.42%) Groovy
6 13 (12.50%) Korn
6 13 (12.50%) SQL
7 11 (10.58%) Python
8 10 (9.62%) Perl
9 8 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 7 (6.73%) PHP
11 4 (3.85%) C#
12 1 (0.96%) C
12 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.96%) VB
12 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 30 (28.85%) SC Cleared
3 16 (15.38%) ISEB
3 16 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 16 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.88%) Degree
5 2 (1.92%) CISSP
5 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) RHCE
5 2 (1.92%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.96%) CCIE
6 1 (0.96%) CCNA
6 1 (0.96%) CCNP
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 24 (23.08%) vSphere
2 21 (20.19%) Docker
3 13 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
4 11 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (2.88%) HDFS
7 2 (1.92%) NFS
7 2 (1.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (23.08%) HP ALM
2 18 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (14.42%) Packer
3 15 (14.42%) Puppet
3 15 (14.42%) Terraform
4 14 (13.46%) Kubernetes
5 13 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (9.62%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (7.69%) SELinux
8 7 (6.73%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.85%) Ansible
10 3 (2.88%) vRealize
10 3 (2.88%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.92%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.92%) Grafana
11 2 (1.92%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.96%) Nessus
12 1 (0.96%) Nmap
12 1 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (72.12%) Red Hat
2 49 (47.12%) Oracle
3 39 (37.50%) VMware
4 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
5 26 (25.00%) HP
6 23 (22.12%) Software AG
6 23 (22.12%) webMethods
7 7 (6.73%) Citrix
7 7 (6.73%) IBM
7 7 (6.73%) ServiceNow
8 6 (5.77%) Cisco
9 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.85%) Dell
9 4 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (1.92%) CA
10 2 (1.92%) Splunk
11 1 (0.96%) Sun
11 1 (0.96%) Veritas