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 28 June 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 47 61
Rank change year-on-year -21 +14  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.36% 2.23% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.65% 10.64% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £325 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year - +0.69%  

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 215 141 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 29.17% 20.98% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 53 83
Median daily rate £375 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £11.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.13 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (57.14%) LDAP
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Clustering
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) High Availability
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) AIX
7 3 (21.43%) Solaris
8 2 (14.29%) Ant
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (14.29%) EJB
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Ant
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Gradle
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) EJB
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
2 2 (14.29%) Laravel
2 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
2 2 (14.29%) YAML
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Security Hardening
4 2 (14.29%) Server Building
4 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Personalization
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle