Period
to 18 October 2017

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 6 months to 18 October 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 64 47
Rank change year-on-year +18 -17 +13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.94% 0.73% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.75% 5.08% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 11
Northamptonshire median daily rate £338 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.95% +31.03% -
10th Percentile £290 £433 £313
90th Percentile £376 £518 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £400 £369
% change year-on-year -18.75% +8.47% -14.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 102 118 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.22% 14.37% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 78 72
Northamptonshire median daily rate £328 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +1.45% +2.99%
10th Percentile £248 £149 £246
90th Percentile £483 £563 £481
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £388 £333
% change year-on-year -16.13% +16.54% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 26
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.87% +4.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.25 £10.20
90th Percentile £14.80 £33.80 £18.02
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.35 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +6.30% +8.00% -4.76%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Northampton +13 9 £350 -28.21%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
3 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
4 9 (69.23%) Service Management
4 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 9 (69.23%) DB2
4 9 (69.23%) ITIL
4 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
4 9 (69.23%) Clustering
4 9 (69.23%) Derivative
4 9 (69.23%) CentOS
4 9 (69.23%) Data Guard
4 9 (69.23%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 5 (38.46%) Coaching
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Docker
7 3 (23.08%) GitHub
7 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) Ruby
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (7.69%) Unix

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring 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 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) DB2
1 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
1 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Clustering
1 9 (69.23%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) Performance Metrics
1 9 (69.23%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Coaching
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Data Guard
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle