Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Red Hat Spacewalk skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Spacewalk over the 6 months to 22 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 Spacewalk
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 832 848
Rank change year-on-year -25 +16 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 21 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.025% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 28
UK median daily rate £450 £424 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.19% -19.29% +13.51%
10th Percentile £256 £278 £412
90th Percentile £600 £499 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £430
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat Spacewalk 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 11,441 10,169 9,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.49% 10.67% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,817 6,485 5,670
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.11% +4.06%
10th Percentile £267 £263 £238
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 275 249 331
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.70 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.80 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.69 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +2.63% -8.43%

Red Hat Spacewalk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Spacewalk in the UK

Red Hat Spacewalk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Spacewalk in the UK

Red Hat Spacewalk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Spacewalk in the UK

Red Hat Spacewalk
Top 7 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 Spacewalk within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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 -3 21 £450 +6.19% 8
London -43 15 £443 +4.42% 7
UK excluding London +16 6 £450 - 1
South East -21 2 £413 -
South West - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
North of England - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 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 Spacewalk.

1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Python
3 13 (61.90%) Perl
3 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
5 10 (47.62%) Puppet
5 10 (47.62%) DevOps
5 10 (47.62%) Docker
5 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) Ruby
6 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (33.33%) Qualys
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) Suricata
8 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (33.33%) Cobbler
8 7 (33.33%) Open Source
8 7 (33.33%) Splunk
9 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 6 (28.57%) DNS
9 6 (28.57%) CentOS
9 6 (28.57%) LAMP
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) JSON
10 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
10 5 (23.81%) Internet

Red Hat Spacewalk
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 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) SSH
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) IPv4
5 1 (4.76%) IPv6
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) LAMP
2 5 (23.81%) JSON
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (28.57%) CentOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) Fedora
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Open Source
5 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (23.81%) Server Building
6 4 (19.05%) Financial Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
8 2 (9.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
9 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) Perl
3 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
4 9 (42.86%) Ruby
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) Korn
6 1 (4.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) RHCE
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.52%) VMware NSX
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Puppet
2 7 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (33.33%) Suricata
3 4 (19.05%) Ansible
4 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.76%) vRealize
5 1 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 7 (33.33%) Qualys
3 7 (33.33%) Splunk
4 5 (23.81%) EMC
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
7 1 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp