Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 45 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 +32 +38
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 122 167 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.46% 4.29% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.29% 15.11% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 104 80
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +7.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £488 £494 £476
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £12.75 -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +28.21% -8.24%

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 993 1105 1291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.19% 28.39% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 673 758
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.66%
10th Percentile £163 £250 £250
90th Percentile £500 £549 £487
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 66 119
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £11.79
90th Percentile £48.09 £49.46 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.43
% change year-on-year +4.16% -7.42% +18.89%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +12 21 £400 +5.26%
Winchester 0 16 £433 +1.19% 1
Andover +24 11 £370 -13.95% 1
Fleet +8 9 £388 -8.82% 1
Basingstoke -15 9 £400 -5.88% 1
Fareham +8 6 £475 -
Portsmouth -29 5 £388 -16.49%
Southampton +13 4 £425 -8.11% 1
Farnborough -5 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 97 (79.51%) Red Hat
3 51 (41.80%) Oracle
4 46 (37.70%) Apache
5 41 (33.61%) Java
6 39 (31.97%) VMware
7 36 (29.51%) Shell Script
7 36 (29.51%) Security Cleared
8 35 (28.69%) SC Cleared
8 35 (28.69%) Tomcat
8 35 (28.69%) Windows
9 34 (27.87%) Unix
10 31 (25.41%) JBoss
11 30 (24.59%) Middleware
12 29 (23.77%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (22.95%) AIX
14 25 (20.49%) SQL
15 24 (19.67%) Git (software)
15 24 (19.67%) Puppet
15 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
16 23 (18.85%) Jenkins
17 22 (18.03%) DNS
18 21 (17.21%) SAN
18 21 (17.21%) Validation
19 20 (16.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 20 (16.39%) Korn
20 19 (15.57%) WebSphere
20 19 (15.57%) QA
20 19 (15.57%) Solaris

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 46 (37.70%) Apache
2 35 (28.69%) Tomcat
3 31 (25.41%) JBoss
4 19 (15.57%) WebSphere
5 13 (10.66%) Apache Spark
5 13 (10.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (10.66%) GemFire
6 6 (4.92%) nginx
7 4 (3.28%) IIS
8 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.82%) Confluence
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.82%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.82%) NetWeaver
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 Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.66%) GitHub
2 13 (10.66%) PaaS
3 4 (3.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.03%) DNS
2 21 (17.21%) SAN
3 18 (14.75%) Firewall
4 17 (13.93%) SSL
5 15 (12.30%) DHCP
6 13 (10.66%) PuTTY
6 13 (10.66%) WinSCP
7 11 (9.02%) NetScaler
8 10 (8.20%) LDAP
8 10 (8.20%) TCP/IP
9 9 (7.38%) Network Security
10 8 (6.56%) Wireless
11 6 (4.92%) Internet
12 4 (3.28%) Ethernet
12 4 (3.28%) WAN
13 3 (2.46%) Wireshark
14 2 (1.64%) DMZ
15 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
15 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.30%) Hadoop
2 15 (12.30%) Oracle Database
2 15 (12.30%) Oracle Database 10g
2 15 (12.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (11.48%) Apache Hive
4 13 (10.66%) HBase
4 13 (10.66%) OLTP
4 13 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (9.02%) Big Data
6 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (4.10%) DB2
10 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.28%) Redis
10 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (18.85%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.11%) Oracle APEX
4 14 (11.48%) HP UFT
4 14 (11.48%) Selenium
5 13 (10.66%) Ant
5 13 (10.66%) Eclipse
5 13 (10.66%) Gradle
5 13 (10.66%) IntelliJ
5 13 (10.66%) JUnit
5 13 (10.66%) SoapUI
5 13 (10.66%) SpecFlow
5 13 (10.66%) TestNG
6 12 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (9.02%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.46%) Toad
9 2 (1.64%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.64%) GitLab
General
1 18 (14.75%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Banking
3 2 (1.64%) Local Government
4 1 (0.82%) Military
4 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (12.30%) Developer
3 13 (10.66%) Administrator
4 11 (9.02%) Java Developer
4 11 (9.02%) Network Engineer
4 11 (9.02%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (7.38%) Consultant
6 8 (6.56%) AIX Administrator
6 8 (6.56%) AIX Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.56%) Linux Specialist
7 7 (5.74%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Linux Consultant
7 7 (5.74%) Unix Specialist
8 6 (4.92%) Analyst
8 6 (4.92%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Software Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (4.92%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.59%) Middleware
2 18 (14.75%) .NET
3 14 (11.48%) RESTful
3 14 (11.48%) Web Services
4 13 (10.66%) Apache Camel
4 13 (10.66%) J2EE
4 13 (10.66%) JSON
4 13 (10.66%) Kafka
4 13 (10.66%) Spark Streaming
4 13 (10.66%) Spring
4 13 (10.66%) Spring Boot
4 13 (10.66%) Spring Integration
5 11 (9.02%) Regular Expression
6 5 (4.10%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (3.28%) Java EE
8 3 (2.46%) JAAS
8 3 (2.46%) JMS
8 3 (2.46%) JMX
8 3 (2.46%) JNDI
8 3 (2.46%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Linux Command Line
1 13 (10.66%) Replication
1 13 (10.66%) Virtual Team
2 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.92%) CMDB
3 5 (4.10%) Smart Meter
3 5 (4.10%) SWIFT
4 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.82%) Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 122 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (28.69%) Windows
3 34 (27.87%) Unix
4 28 (22.95%) AIX
5 19 (15.57%) Solaris
5 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (12.30%) Windows Server
7 11 (9.02%) CentOS
8 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.46%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.64%) Debian
10 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.77%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.21%) Validation
4 17 (13.93%) Scrum
4 17 (13.93%) System Integration Testing
5 15 (12.30%) DevOps
5 15 (12.30%) TDD
6 14 (11.48%) System Testing
7 13 (10.66%) Acceptance Criteria
7 13 (10.66%) API Testing
7 13 (10.66%) Benchmarking
7 13 (10.66%) ETL
7 13 (10.66%) MapReduce
7 13 (10.66%) Test Automation
7 13 (10.66%) Unit Testing
7 13 (10.66%) User Stories
8 12 (9.84%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (9.84%) Test Strategy
9 11 (9.02%) Email Filtering
9 11 (9.02%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.61%) Java
2 36 (29.51%) Shell Script
3 25 (20.49%) SQL
4 20 (16.39%) Korn
5 15 (12.30%) Perl
6 14 (11.48%) F#
7 13 (10.66%) Python
8 11 (9.02%) Bash Shell
9 9 (7.38%) Ruby
10 7 (5.74%) PHP
11 4 (3.28%) C
12 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.82%) VB
13 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (29.51%) Security Cleared
2 35 (28.69%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.02%) Degree
4 8 (6.56%) CISSP
4 8 (6.56%) ISEB
4 8 (6.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (5.74%) RHCSA
6 5 (4.10%) RHCE
7 4 (3.28%) GCIH
7 4 (3.28%) GIAC
8 1 (0.82%) CCIE
8 1 (0.82%) CCNA
8 1 (0.82%) CCNP
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.82%) RHCA
8 1 (0.82%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.57%) QA
2 7 (5.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle Clusterware
2 17 (13.93%) vSphere
3 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
4 14 (11.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 14 (11.48%) HDFS
5 13 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (6.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 7 (5.74%) Docker
8 6 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (4.10%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.82%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (19.67%) Puppet
2 20 (16.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (10.66%) Red Hat Satellite
4 11 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (6.56%) Tivoli
6 7 (5.74%) SELinux
7 6 (4.92%) HAProxy
8 5 (4.10%) Cobbler
9 3 (2.46%) Ansible
9 3 (2.46%) vRealize
10 2 (1.64%) Packer
10 2 (1.64%) Terraform
11 1 (0.82%) Consul
11 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.82%) Oozie
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 97 (79.51%) Red Hat
2 51 (41.80%) Oracle
3 39 (31.97%) VMware
4 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
5 17 (13.93%) HP
6 12 (9.84%) Citrix
7 11 (9.02%) Cisco
7 11 (9.02%) Software AG
7 11 (9.02%) webMethods
8 10 (8.20%) IBM
9 8 (6.56%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.56%) Dell
9 8 (6.56%) Extreme Networks
9 8 (6.56%) Splunk
10 6 (4.92%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.28%) Dynatrace
11 4 (3.28%) Informatica
11 4 (3.28%) Pega
12 1 (0.82%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.82%) Veritas