Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 22 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 78 71
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 -27
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.27% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.16% 2.48% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Oxford median daily rate - - £433
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -27.78% +20.00% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 172 161 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.31% 22.61% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 119 107
Oxford median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £177 £128 £132
90th Percentile £620 £528 £441
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £320
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 24
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.16% -37.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £74.66 £20.00 £112.45
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.62% +1.56% +13.48%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware