Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 August 2018 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 79 89
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.24% 1.48% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 6.61% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Oxfordshire median daily rate £590 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.33% -16.67% +2.86%
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £37.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year +32.00% -21.88% +23.08%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 298 257 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.58% 22.35% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 166 200
Oxfordshire median daily rate £380 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +23.88% +3.79%
10th Percentile £150 £177 £137
90th Percentile £579 £553 £514
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -11.11%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.00 £8.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £20.25 £37.10
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +11.76% -8.11% +8.82%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Oxfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Oxfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Oxfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Oxford -4 2 - - 2
Kidlington -7 1 £590 +57.33%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (66.67%) Packer
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Server Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Server Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Packer
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat