Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 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.

Red Hat Satellite
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 765 806 840
Rank change year-on-year +41 +34 +17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Satellite 77 99 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.090% 0.043%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 0.84% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 71 29
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £350 £328 £355
90th Percentile £583 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £371 £425
% change year-on-year +14.48% -12.65% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.08% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year -46.08% - -

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10186 11770 9662
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.70% 10.69% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6751 7611 5891
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £215
90th Percentile £602 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +8.39% +6.90% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 263 337
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.10 £47.90 £39.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -22.22% +11.47% +0.93%

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 20 July 2017.

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 11 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 20 July 2017. 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
UK excluding London +61 64 £425 +14.48% 2
England +24 61 £475 +20.25% 2
South East +39 43 £400 +7.20% 1
Scotland +64 16 £450 +5.88%
London +19 13 £550 +10.00%
South West - 2 - -
North of England +49 1 £363 +10.69%
West Midlands +29 1 £500 +5.26%
Midlands +19 1 £500 +5.26%
East of England -4 1 £538 +95.45% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £363 -

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 with a requirement for Red Hat Satellite.

1 77 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 69 (89.61%) Linux
3 59 (76.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (53.25%) VMware
5 33 (42.86%) Puppet
6 25 (32.47%) Bash Shell
7 22 (28.57%) HP
7 22 (28.57%) SAN
8 21 (27.27%) DevOps
9 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (24.68%) Unix
11 17 (22.08%) Shell Script
11 17 (22.08%) Python
12 16 (20.78%) Perl
12 16 (20.78%) CentOS
12 16 (20.78%) Ansible
13 15 (19.48%) Korn
13 15 (19.48%) Clustering
14 14 (18.18%) Apache
14 14 (18.18%) Solaris
14 14 (18.18%) Veritas
14 14 (18.18%) RHCSA
15 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
15 13 (16.88%) Finance
16 12 (15.58%) RHCE
16 12 (15.58%) JBoss
16 12 (15.58%) Oracle
16 12 (15.58%) Task Automation
16 12 (15.58%) Change Control
17 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk

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 14 (18.18%) Apache
2 12 (15.58%) JBoss
3 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) OpenShift
2 4 (5.19%) PaaS
2 4 (5.19%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) SAN
2 8 (10.39%) LDAP
3 7 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (6.49%) DNS
4 5 (6.49%) Firewall
4 5 (6.49%) Internet
4 5 (6.49%) Kerberos
5 4 (5.19%) DHCP
5 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.90%) VXLAN
7 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.30%) DSL
8 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.30%) MPLS
8 1 (1.30%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) DB2
2 1 (1.30%) Big Data
2 1 (1.30%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) GitLab
3 5 (6.49%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Billing
3 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Administrator
2 20 (25.97%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (23.38%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (22.08%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.39%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.19%) Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (5.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) Security Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Information Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Information Security Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (3.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) RESTful
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Clustering
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.60%) Derivative
5 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 69 (89.61%) Linux
2 59 (76.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (24.68%) Unix
4 16 (20.78%) CentOS
5 14 (18.18%) Solaris
6 7 (9.09%) Windows
7 3 (3.90%) AIX
8 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) DevOps
2 12 (15.58%) Change Control
2 12 (15.58%) Task Automation
3 10 (12.99%) Virtual Environments
4 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.69%) SIEM
5 8 (10.39%) Information Security
5 8 (10.39%) ITIL
6 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 7 (9.09%) Scrum
6 7 (9.09%) Server Building
7 6 (7.79%) Build Automation
7 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.79%) Migration
8 5 (6.49%) High Availability
8 5 (6.49%) Patch Management
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.19%) Database Security
9 4 (5.19%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) Bash Shell
2 17 (22.08%) Python
2 17 (22.08%) Shell Script
3 16 (20.78%) Perl
4 15 (19.48%) Korn
5 9 (11.69%) Ruby
6 8 (10.39%) Bourne shell
7 7 (9.09%) AWK
8 4 (5.19%) SQL
9 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) RHCSA
2 12 (15.58%) RHCE
3 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 7 (9.09%) OCA
3 7 (9.09%) OCP
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) CISSP
5 4 (5.19%) GCIH
5 4 (5.19%) GIAC
6 3 (3.90%) VCAP
6 3 (3.90%) VCP6
6 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.30%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.19%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.60%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.39%) Docker
3 8 (10.39%) vSphere
4 7 (9.09%) GlusterFS
4 7 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (6.49%) GPFS
5 5 (6.49%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.60%) NFS
8 1 (1.30%) KVM
8 1 (1.30%) PowerHA
8 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.30%) XenApp
8 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (42.86%) Puppet
2 16 (20.78%) Ansible
3 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle ZFS
5 9 (11.69%) Nagios
6 8 (10.39%) NetBackup
6 8 (10.39%) vRealize
7 7 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (6.49%) Kubernetes
8 5 (6.49%) Prometheus
8 5 (6.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (6.49%) Xymon
9 4 (5.19%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (5.19%) SCCM
10 3 (3.90%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (3.90%) Hyperic
11 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 1 (1.30%) yum
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 41 (53.25%) VMware
3 22 (28.57%) HP
4 14 (18.18%) Veritas
5 12 (15.58%) Oracle
6 11 (14.29%) Sun
7 8 (10.39%) EMC
8 7 (9.09%) Brocade
8 7 (9.09%) StorageTek
9 5 (6.49%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.49%) Splunk
9 5 (6.49%) Symantec
10 4 (5.19%) McAfee
11 3 (3.90%) IBM
12 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
13 1 (1.30%) Citrix
13 1 (1.30%) SaltStack