The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 65 65
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.66% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 3.03% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -32.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £48.00 £31.09
% change year-on-year -42.70% +54.41%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 213 165 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.55% 21.94% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 67 62
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £281 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +12.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £13.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £20.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Milton Keynes

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Milton Keynes

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) SAML
6 9 (36.00%) SailPoint
7 8 (32.00%) Docker
7 8 (32.00%) vRealize
7 8 (32.00%) Puppet
7 8 (32.00%) ITIL V2
7 8 (32.00%) vCloud
7 8 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 8 (32.00%) CentOS
7 8 (32.00%) SCCM
7 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (28.00%) Drupal
8 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) Symantec
8 7 (28.00%) Capacity Management
8 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (24.00%) High Availability
9 6 (24.00%) Java

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (28.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
1 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Ant
1 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (20.00%) Gradle
2 4 (16.00%) Hudson
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) C Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) SailPoint
1 9 (36.00%) SAML
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) EJB
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) Java EE
2 5 (20.00%) JMS
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) CentOS
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL V2
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Capacity Management
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (24.00%) High Availability
4 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) UML
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Microservices
7 1 (4.00%) Server Building
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) Docker
2 8 (32.00%) vCloud
2 8 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Puppet
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
1 8 (32.00%) vRealize
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) Symantec
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle