The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 53 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.21% - 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£443 - £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £150.00 £33.38 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+349.43% +32.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 66 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.98% 23.24% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 45 40
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £175 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £18.50 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat