The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 29 42
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 0 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 2.73% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 18.18% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 7
Median daily rate - £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.27%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 72 55 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 19.20% 15.03% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 46
Median daily rate £325 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 10
Median hourly rate £11.17 £35.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.08% +180.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £35.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £35.00 £14.50
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Northamptonshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Endeca
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) logstash
1 5 (100.00%) Graphite

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Azure Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Graphite
1 5 (100.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat