Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 17 January 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 22 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.10% 5.92% 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.89% 20.22% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 7
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £470 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.55% +70.91% -
10th Percentile £369 £324 £263
90th Percentile £409 £493 £325
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - £10.50
Hampshire median hourly rate - £12.75 £10.50
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -65.85%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 76 89 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 26.57% 29.28% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 41
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +24.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £117 £241 £263
90th Percentile £441 £525 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £383 £363
% change year-on-year +4.58% +5.52% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Portsmouth median hourly rate £30.00 £44.46 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.52% +163.47% -15.63%
10th Percentile £13.56 £18.88 £10.40
90th Percentile £40.15 £53.13 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +37.93% -17.14% +8.29%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Portsmouth

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Portsmouth

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (83.33%) SWIFT
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Korn
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat