Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 April 2019 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.53% 1.83% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.15% 10.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £303 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.38% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 26.13% 17.95% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 18
Staffordshire median daily rate £353 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% +21.74% -7.63%
10th Percentile £140 £263 £151
90th Percentile £399 £455 £411
West Midlands median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.60% - -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 10
Staffordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -13.73% +7.33%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £16.33 £33.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.81%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Staffordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Staffordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Staffordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Staffordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £218 -
Lichfield - 2 £400 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) SOAP
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) SOA
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) V-Model
5 4 (36.36%) CentOS
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (45.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) REST
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
1 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) V-Model
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Altiris
5 2 (18.18%) Ivanti
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Shavlik
5 2 (18.18%) Snow