Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 64 90
Rank change year-on-year -1 +26 -28
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 23 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.79% 2.08% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.98% 11.07% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 16
Reading median daily rate £368 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.63% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £371
90th Percentile £540 £580 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £409 £466 £425
% change year-on-year -12.33% +9.71% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £41.25 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -17.50% - -

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 256 280 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.91% 18.80% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 152 286
Reading median daily rate £390 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.36% -3.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £185 £201 £220
90th Percentile £550 £549 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 71
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £33.67 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.45% +22.44% +61.43%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £41.75 £55.65 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -20.59% -21.11% +26.50%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Reading

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Reading

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Reading

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
3 10 (43.48%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Python
3 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 10 (43.48%) Puppet
4 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
4 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 8 (34.78%) Ruby
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) IIS
7 6 (26.09%) Perl
7 6 (26.09%) Sun
7 6 (26.09%) Solaris
7 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (26.09%) Xen
7 6 (26.09%) Ansible
8 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 5 (21.74%) Contingency Planning
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) JSON
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (30.43%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) NAS
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) Impala
5 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Ant
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) MSBuild
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Server Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.70%) C Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Architect
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exalogic
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Derivative
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Unix
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Solaris
5 5 (21.74%) Debian
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.70%) SUSE
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Contingency Planning
1 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.04%) Change Control
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Microservices
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.04%) Proactive Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
3 8 (34.78%) Ruby
4 6 (26.09%) Perl
5 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) RHCE
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Xen
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Docker
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
5 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Puppet
2 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (26.09%) Ansible
4 2 (8.70%) MOM
4 2 (8.70%) Nagios
5 1 (4.35%) Ambari
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.35%) Mesos
5 1 (4.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Sun
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Hortonworks
7 1 (4.35%) MapR
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk