Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 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
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 110 90
Rank change year-on-year +43 -20 -38
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 36 74 84
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.19% 1.99% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.26% 7.05% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 58
Median daily rate £510 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.50% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £415 £310 £325
90th Percentile £650 £535 £572
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £66.00 £46.67 £49.50
% change year-on-year +41.42% -5.72% +80.00%

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 436 1,049 1,053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.57% 28.19% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 642 567
Median daily rate £411 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £135 £225 £209
90th Percentile £563 £575 £540
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £415
% change year-on-year -3.03% -0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 88 85
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.49% -24.96% +50.00%
10th Percentile £12.35 £9.89 £11.70
90th Percentile £52.50 £54.13 £47.20
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.33% -4.17% +14.75%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Hampshire.

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 8 July 2020. 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
Farnborough +32 10 £510 -
Basingstoke +35 8 £675 +157.14% 1
Fleet -5 3 £520 +30.00% 1
Andover - 3 £450 -
Winchester +3 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
2 25 (69.44%) Ansible
3 21 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 20 (55.56%) Docker
5 18 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 17 (47.22%) VMware
7 16 (44.44%) Windows
8 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
8 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (38.89%) Kubernetes
9 14 (38.89%) Terraform
9 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (38.89%) Python
10 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
10 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
10 13 (36.11%) vSphere
10 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
10 13 (36.11%) Puppet
10 13 (36.11%) GitHub
11 12 (33.33%) DevOps
11 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 12 (33.33%) Firewall
11 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 11 (30.56%) CentOS
12 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (30.56%) JIRA
12 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
12 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure as Code
12 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2016

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 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 9 (25.00%) JBoss
3 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.11%) Apache Geronimo
4 4 (11.11%) Apache TomEE
4 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (8.33%) Apache
5 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (8.33%) GemFire
5 3 (8.33%) nginx
6 1 (2.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) GitHub
2 5 (13.89%) OpenShift
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.33%) AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Azure
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (27.78%) Reverse Proxy
2 10 (27.78%) VLAN
3 8 (22.22%) SNMP
4 3 (8.33%) DSL
4 3 (8.33%) SSH
5 2 (5.56%) BGP
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.56%) tcpdump
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) MPLS
6 1 (2.78%) PuTTY
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) VSAN
6 1 (2.78%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MariaDB
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (30.56%) JIRA
4 10 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (27.78%) GitLab
5 4 (11.11%) Selenium
6 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.33%) Liquibase
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (8.33%) Protractor
6 3 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.56%) Subversion
8 1 (2.78%) Ant
8 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
8 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
8 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.78%) TestNG
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Installations Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum Master
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) REST
2 7 (19.44%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (19.44%) gRPC
2 7 (19.44%) RESTful
2 7 (19.44%) Swagger
3 6 (16.67%) Middleware
4 5 (13.89%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) Kafka
6 3 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (8.33%) WireMock
7 2 (5.56%) YAML
8 1 (2.78%) .NET
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.78%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (30.56%) CentOS
4 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (8.33%) Unix
6 2 (5.56%) VMS
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
2 12 (33.33%) DevOps
3 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Microservices
6 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 4 (11.11%) Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) Open Source
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.33%) Kanban
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Python
2 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
3 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 7 (19.44%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) Go
6 6 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (8.33%) Groovy
8 1 (2.78%) F#
8 1 (2.78%) KiXtart
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
2 21 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) OCP
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCP
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) RHCE
5 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.78%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Docker
2 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (36.11%) vSphere
4 4 (11.11%) VMware NSX
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.33%) NFS
6 2 (5.56%) GFS2
6 2 (5.56%) iptables
6 2 (5.56%) Samba
6 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.78%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 25 (69.44%) Ansible
2 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (38.89%) Kubernetes
3 14 (38.89%) Terraform
4 13 (36.11%) Puppet
5 10 (27.78%) Packer
6 7 (19.44%) Grafana
6 7 (19.44%) Prometheus
6 7 (19.44%) ZABBIX
7 4 (11.11%) vRealize
8 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (5.56%) Nessus
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (5.56%) SELinux
9 2 (5.56%) vCenter Server
10 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
10 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (2.78%) Rsyslog
10 1 (2.78%) SCCM
10 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Atlassian
4 8 (22.22%) EMC
5 7 (19.44%) Dell
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle
5 7 (19.44%) Splunk
6 5 (13.89%) IBM
7 4 (11.11%) HP
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.56%) Thycotic
10 1 (2.78%) Arqiva
10 1 (2.78%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (2.78%) F5
10 1 (2.78%) Gemalto
10 1 (2.78%) Meraki
10 1 (2.78%) Software AG
10 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds