Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 19 October 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 > Southampton
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 +15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.37% 1.49% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.06% 5.83% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Southampton median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £405 £425
% change year-on-year +2.47% -4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £12.75

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 97 120 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 18.03% 25.59% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 83 77
Southampton median daily rate £408 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.38% -4.41% -6.21%
10th Percentile £148 £125 £164
90th Percentile £563 £463 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 9
Southampton median hourly rate £14.25 £24.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.63% +92.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £10.05 £12.46 £10.43
90th Percentile £43.25 £48.96 £15.10
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -10.00% -5.26% +35.71%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Southampton

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Southampton

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VMware