Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 12 December 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 33 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 +33
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 55 65 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.74% 7.08% 5.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.57% 20.00% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 79 92
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +35.89% -30.50%
10th Percentile £391 £220 £225
90th Percentile £580 £638 £380
North East median daily rate £450 £425 £313
% change year-on-year +5.88% +36.00% -30.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.00
North East median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 255 325 970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.59% 35.40% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 245 664
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +6.06% -12.58%
10th Percentile £245 £200 £218
90th Percentile £552 £543 £476
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 78
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.14 £13.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% -53.57% +4.67%
10th Percentile £9.51 £8.92 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.13 £45.33 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.39 £20.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -30.67% -25.89% +22.54%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 54 £450 +5.88% 8
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (69.09%) Puppet
3 34 (61.82%) Jenkins
3 34 (61.82%) DevOps
4 29 (52.73%) Ansible
4 29 (52.73%) GitLab
5 27 (49.09%) Docker
6 26 (47.27%) Red Hat
7 25 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
8 24 (43.64%) CentOS
9 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
9 17 (30.91%) Terraform
10 16 (29.09%) Consul
10 16 (29.09%) Zuul
10 16 (29.09%) Spring Boot
10 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (29.09%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (29.09%) HP
10 16 (29.09%) ITIL
10 16 (29.09%) VMware
11 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
11 15 (27.27%) Oracle
11 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
12 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.45%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (25.45%) Artifactory
12 14 (25.45%) vMotion
12 14 (25.45%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (23.64%) MongoDB

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.36%) Confluence
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
4 1 (1.82%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 25 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.82%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (21.82%) Amazon S3
3 9 (16.36%) Slack
4 8 (14.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (12.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (9.09%) Route 53
6 5 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (7.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (3.64%) IaaS
8 2 (3.64%) PaaS
8 2 (3.64%) SaaS
9 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (61.82%) Jenkins
2 29 (52.73%) GitLab
3 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
4 14 (25.45%) Artifactory
5 10 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (16.36%) JIRA
7 8 (14.55%) Maven
8 6 (10.91%) SonarQube
9 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.82%) JUnit
10 1 (1.82%) Subversion
10 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Administrator
2 8 (14.55%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (12.73%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (12.73%) Server Administrator
4 4 (7.27%) Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Server Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Server Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Server Support
5 3 (5.45%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) RabbitMQ
1 16 (29.09%) Spring Boot
1 16 (29.09%) Zuul
2 14 (25.45%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (14.55%) Node.js
4 4 (7.27%) HTML
5 3 (5.45%) REST
6 2 (3.64%) Middleware
7 1 (1.82%) J2EE
7 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Private Cloud
2 6 (10.91%) Clustering
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (43.64%) CentOS
3 12 (21.82%) Windows
4 7 (12.73%) Unix
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) Debian
7 1 (1.82%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) DevOps
2 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (29.09%) ITIL
3 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (20.00%) Security Hardening
6 10 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.36%) Microservices
8 8 (14.55%) Open Source
8 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (12.73%) Service Management
9 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
9 7 (12.73%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (10.91%) Coaching
10 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Python
2 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 9 (16.36%) Java
5 8 (14.55%) SQL
6 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.27%) C#
7 4 (7.27%) C++
7 4 (7.27%) Perl
7 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Docker
2 14 (25.45%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
4 10 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (18.18%) XenApp
4 10 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (69.09%) Puppet
2 29 (52.73%) Ansible
3 17 (30.91%) Terraform
4 16 (29.09%) Consul
5 14 (25.45%) vMotion
6 10 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (18.18%) SCCM
6 10 (18.18%) SCOM
6 10 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (18.18%) vCenter Server
7 9 (16.36%) Kubernetes
8 8 (14.55%) Grafana
8 8 (14.55%) Prometheus
9 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (9.09%) Packer
9 5 (9.09%) Rancher
10 1 (1.82%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Red Hat
2 16 (29.09%) HP
2 16 (29.09%) VMware
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle
4 10 (18.18%) 3PAR
4 10 (18.18%) BMC
4 10 (18.18%) EMC
5 7 (12.73%) Dynatrace
6 5 (9.09%) Black Duck
6 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.27%) Google
8 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.64%) Informatica
8 2 (3.64%) Splunk
9 1 (1.82%) Micro Focus