Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 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 > Kent
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 46 61
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.57% 1.81% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 8.26% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Kent median daily rate £458 - £550
10th Percentile £342 - £525
90th Percentile £587 - £575
South East median daily rate £440 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +0.57% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +28.21% +7.59%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 102 109 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.35% 21.93% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 65
Kent median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £130 £133 £147
90th Percentile £447 £413 £485
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 16
Kent median hourly rate - £19.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.80% +33.90%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.76% -10.37% +20.79%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Kent over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 25 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) BEA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel
2 1 (33.33%) VMware