The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Red Hat Satellite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Satellite over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Satellite
England / South East
Rank 223 235 267
Rank change year-on-year +12 +32  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Satellite 22 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.31% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.79% 2.89% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 1
Median daily rate £425 £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -13.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £371 £388
% change year-on-year +24.57% -4.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.07% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year -46.07% -  

Red Hat Satellite is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 788 1002 1046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.04% 10.87% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 605 547
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +74.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.15 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.33 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Red Hat Satellite
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Red Hat Satellite as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Satellite in the South East

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat Satellite in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Satellite in the South East

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Satellite in the South East

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Satellite in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Satellite in the South East

Red Hat Satellite
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +14 13 £395 +17.91% 2
Berkshire +30 6 £425 -15.00%
Kent - 2 £500 -
West Sussex -1 1 - -
Red Hat Satellite
England

Red Hat Satellite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Satellite 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 South East region with a requirement for Red Hat Satellite.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
1 30 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 26 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (60.00%) JBoss
4 17 (56.67%) Apache
4 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
5 14 (46.67%) HP
5 14 (46.67%) SAN
6 13 (43.33%) Clustering
7 11 (36.67%) Korn
7 11 (36.67%) Veritas
8 10 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
8 10 (33.33%) VMware
9 9 (30.00%) Smart Meter
9 9 (30.00%) Puppet
10 8 (26.67%) vSphere
11 7 (23.33%) Change Control
11 7 (23.33%) DevOps
11 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
11 7 (23.33%) Perl
12 6 (20.00%) Python
12 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
13 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 5 (16.67%) DNS
13 5 (16.67%) RHCSA
13 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (13.33%) Server Hardening
14 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
14 4 (13.33%) NFS

Red Hat Satellite
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (60.00%) JBoss
2 17 (56.67%) Apache
3 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) LDAP
4 3 (10.00%) Internet
4 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.67%) Advertising
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Administrator
2 10 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Server Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Subject Matter Expert
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Clustering
2 9 (30.00%) Smart Meter
3 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (23.33%) Change Control
2 7 (23.33%) DevOps
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) ITSM
4 4 (13.33%) Server Hardening
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (10.00%) Information Security
5 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM
5 3 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
2 11 (36.67%) Korn
3 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) RHCSA
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) GCIH
2 3 (10.00%) GIAC
2 3 (10.00%) RHCE
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) vSphere
2 4 (13.33%) NFS
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (30.00%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.33%) Nagios
5 1 (3.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (46.67%) HP
3 11 (36.67%) Veritas
4 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.33%) Sun