The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank - 23 13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.01% 12.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.55% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -46.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 34.36% 22.22% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 12 14
Median daily rate £420 £425 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +153.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow