Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 17 January 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 Satellite
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 791 856
Rank change year-on-year -53 +65 -29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Satellite 52 74 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.076% 0.015%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.71% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 50 7
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £289 £361 £267
90th Percentile £588 £614 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £393 £425
% change year-on-year -10.83% -7.65% +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat Satellite is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11,482 10,424 9,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.45% 10.71% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,832 6,645 5,545
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £234
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 244 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.58 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.89 £47.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.73 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -14.97% -2.63% -7.32%

Red Hat Satellite
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Red Hat Satellite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Satellite in the UK

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Satellite in the UK

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Satellite over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Satellite in the UK

Red Hat Satellite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Satellite in the UK

Red Hat Satellite
Top 8 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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
England -24 52 £475 - 9
UK excluding London +30 31 £350 -10.83% 3
South East -9 24 £350 -16.67%
London -46 21 £525 +3.96% 6
East of England - 4 £500 -
North of England +39 2 £475 +30.14% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for Red Hat Satellite.

1 52 (100.00%) Linux
1 52 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 46 (88.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (65.38%) VMware
4 32 (61.54%) Puppet
5 29 (55.77%) Finance
6 27 (51.92%) Unix
7 23 (44.23%) Apache
8 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (38.46%) Tomcat
10 19 (36.54%) Perl
10 19 (36.54%) JBoss
11 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
11 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
11 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
11 18 (34.62%) Ansible
12 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
13 16 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (28.85%) Banking
14 15 (28.85%) DNS
15 14 (26.92%) Python
15 14 (26.92%) Middleware
16 13 (25.00%) LDAP
16 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
17 12 (23.08%) Firewall
17 12 (23.08%) OpenStack
17 12 (23.08%) SELinux
18 11 (21.15%) SAN
18 11 (21.15%) EMC
18 11 (21.15%) Solaris

Red Hat Satellite
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (44.23%) Apache
2 20 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 19 (36.54%) JBoss
4 12 (23.08%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) IaaS
4 2 (3.85%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
2 15 (28.85%) DNS
3 13 (25.00%) LDAP
4 12 (23.08%) Firewall
5 11 (21.15%) SAN
6 9 (17.31%) NAS
7 3 (5.77%) DHCP
7 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.85%) FTP
9 1 (1.92%) HTTP
9 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (55.77%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Banking
3 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Middleware Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Technician
7 3 (5.77%) Network Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Derivative
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (88.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (51.92%) Unix
4 11 (21.15%) Solaris
5 9 (17.31%) AIX
6 4 (7.69%) CoreOS
6 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.69%) Windows
7 3 (5.77%) Debian
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
9 1 (1.92%) Fedora
9 1 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (15.38%) DevOps
2 8 (15.38%) SIEM
3 7 (13.46%) High Availability
3 7 (13.46%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
4 6 (11.54%) Server Hardening
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Stress Testing
6 4 (7.69%) BCP
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.69%) Data Management
6 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Open Source
6 4 (7.69%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) Perl
2 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
3 14 (26.92%) Python
4 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (19.23%) Ruby
6 3 (5.77%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) Java
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) RHCE
2 2 (3.85%) CISSP
2 2 (3.85%) GCIH
2 2 (3.85%) GIAC
2 2 (3.85%) RHCA
3 1 (1.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) vSphere
3 5 (9.62%) Docker
3 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.77%) KVM
4 3 (5.77%) NFS
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.77%) Samba
4 3 (5.77%) VMware NSX
4 3 (5.77%) XenApp
4 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.92%) LXC
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (61.54%) Puppet
2 18 (34.62%) Ansible
3 12 (23.08%) SELinux
4 5 (9.62%) Nagios
5 4 (7.69%) BladeLogic
5 4 (7.69%) Terraform
6 3 (5.77%) Kibana
6 3 (5.77%) logstash
6 3 (5.77%) Nessus
6 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.77%) QRadar
6 3 (5.77%) Rancher
7 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (3.85%) SCCM
7 2 (3.85%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.92%) Mesos
8 1 (1.92%) vRealize
8 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 34 (65.38%) VMware
3 11 (21.15%) EMC
4 9 (17.31%) NetApp
5 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.46%) Veritas
6 6 (11.54%) HP
7 4 (7.69%) Citrix
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle
8 3 (5.77%) AlienVault
8 3 (5.77%) BMC
8 3 (5.77%) Qualys
8 3 (5.77%) Rapid7
9 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.85%) Brocade
9 2 (3.85%) F5
9 2 (3.85%) IBM
10 1 (1.92%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.92%) Google
10 1 (1.92%) Hitachi