The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 50 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.64% 26.18% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 21
Average daily rate £338 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £462 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -46.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £26.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace