Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 6 months to 19 November 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 80 88
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -32
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.16% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.88% 2.02% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
West Sussex median daily rate £385 £363 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.21% +64.77% -16.19%
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +28.21% +7.59%

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

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 246 247 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.75% 19.53% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 138 241
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.33% +4.29% +13.36%
10th Percentile £110 £226 £170
90th Percentile £613 £509 £545
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 22 34
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £22.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.25% +32.84% +8.06%
10th Percentile £14.60 £10.29 £11.48
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.00 £46.63
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.50
% change year-on-year +4.16% -7.78% +17.63%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Sussex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Sussex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Sussex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Gatwick +6 5 £575 +58.62%
Crawley - 3 £413 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Korn
3 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) MCollective
6 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (25.00%) Ansible
6 3 (25.00%) Docker
6 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) AIX
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Scripter
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) MCollective
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) QMS
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Korn
2 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) AWK
4 2 (16.67%) Bourne shell
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) OCA
1 2 (16.67%) OCP
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (16.67%) RHCE
1 2 (16.67%) RHCSA
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) GlusterFS
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Brocade
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) StorageTek
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Thales