The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 3 months to 26 June 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 Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 58
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 11 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.77% 2.72% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.92% 8.72% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 12
Median daily rate £334 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.56% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £520 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year - +0.69%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 159 172 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.65% 31.22% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 97 114
Median daily rate £344 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £127 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +0.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £19.00 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
South Wales -8 9 £215 -38.57% 1
West Wales -6 2 £475 -8.65% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Puppet
3 20 (80.00%) Red Hat
4 19 (76.00%) DevOps
5 18 (72.00%) Ansible
6 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
7 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
7 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
8 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (52.00%) Web Services
8 13 (52.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (52.00%) Terraform
9 11 (44.00%) Debian
10 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (32.00%) DNS
11 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (28.00%) Web Operations
13 6 (24.00%) Server Hardening
13 6 (24.00%) Docker
13 6 (24.00%) Ant
13 6 (24.00%) Oracle
13 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (24.00%) JIRA
13 6 (24.00%) Maven
13 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (24.00%) Confluence
14 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
14 5 (20.00%) Hudson

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (24.00%) Confluence
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (52.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (16.00%) tcpdump
5 2 (8.00%) LDAP
5 2 (8.00%) SSH
6 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (24.00%) Ant
2 6 (24.00%) JIRA
2 6 (24.00%) Maven
3 5 (20.00%) Hudson
4 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (8.00%) Gradle
5 2 (8.00%) NuGet
5 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Junior DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) JIRA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Debian
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) DevOps
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (28.00%) Web Operations
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) Server Hardening
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) iptables
3 2 (8.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (84.00%) Puppet
2 18 (72.00%) Ansible
3 13 (52.00%) Terraform
4 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (12.00%) Salt
6 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Splunk
4 3 (12.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Micro Focus
5 1 (4.00%) Thunderhead
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