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 3 months to 29 April 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 Spacewalk
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 632 635
Rank change year-on-year +47 +3  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Spacewalk 11 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.030% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 7
Median daily rate £350 £520 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £449 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £535 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £463 -
% change year-on-year -16.21% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat Spacewalk 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 4763 5717 4716
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.11% 10.23% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3160 3622 2857
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 133 203
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

Red Hat Spacewalk
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Red Hat Spacewalk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 11 £350 -32.69% 4
London +17 7 £350 -33.33%
Berkshire +27 4 £388 -22.50%
South East +20 4 £388 -22.50% 4
Reading +24 3 £425 -15.00%
City of London - 1 £300 -
Maidenhead - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Puppet
3 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
4 16 (57.14%) Apache
5 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (50.00%) VMware
7 13 (46.43%) Unix
8 12 (42.86%) Python
8 12 (42.86%) Perl
9 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
9 11 (39.29%) DevOps
10 10 (35.71%) Ansible
11 9 (32.14%) Finance
11 9 (32.14%) LDAP
11 9 (32.14%) Oracle
12 8 (28.57%) MySQL
12 8 (28.57%) LAMP
12 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
12 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (25.00%) CentOS
13 7 (25.00%) Java
13 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
14 6 (21.43%) DNS
14 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
14 6 (21.43%) NetApp
14 6 (21.43%) ForgeRock
14 6 (21.43%) Cobbler
14 6 (21.43%) Git (software)

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 16 (57.14%) Apache
2 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) Confluence
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) LDAP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) Kerberos
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
5 3 (10.71%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (7.14%) NAS
6 2 (7.14%) OpenVPN
6 2 (7.14%) PuTTY
6 2 (7.14%) SSH
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.57%) SNMP
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.29%) GitLab
4 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Administrator
2 14 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (39.29%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (10.71%) Consultant
9 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (7.14%) Unix Consultant
10 1 (3.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Linux Developer
10 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) LAMP
2 5 (17.86%) SAML
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (46.43%) Unix
4 7 (25.00%) CentOS
5 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (10.71%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) Scientific Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) Change Control
3 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
3 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.86%) Server Building
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Perl
1 12 (42.86%) Python
2 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
5 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
8 1 (3.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) RHCE
1 4 (14.29%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO27005
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) NFS
3 3 (10.71%) Snort
3 3 (10.71%) Squid
4 2 (7.14%) Docker
4 2 (7.14%) Postfix
5 1 (3.57%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (3.57%) Samba
5 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (78.57%) Puppet
2 10 (35.71%) Ansible
3 6 (21.43%) Cobbler
4 4 (14.29%) FreeIPA
4 4 (14.29%) HAProxy
4 4 (14.29%) Nagios
4 4 (14.29%) OpenAM
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (10.71%) Nessus
5 3 (10.71%) OSSEC
5 3 (10.71%) yum
6 1 (3.57%) Icinga
6 1 (3.57%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 6 (21.43%) ForgeRock
4 6 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) BT
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.14%) Reuters
6 2 (7.14%) Sybase
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) Sourcefire
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