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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 11.83% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
County Antrim

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
43 15 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 46.24% 26.32% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 18
Average daily rate £139 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.44% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.16 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) Solaris
4 11 (61.11%) ITIL
4 11 (61.11%) DMZ
4 11 (61.11%) Validation
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
4 11 (61.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (44.44%) Sun
5 8 (44.44%) Middleware
6 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
6 7 (38.89%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
8 5 (27.78%) SailPoint
8 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
9 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
9 4 (22.22%) IBM
9 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (16.67%) Perl
10 3 (16.67%) C++
10 3 (16.67%) LDAP
10 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 3 (16.67%) Low Latency

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) DMZ
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
1 11 (61.11%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) Multicast
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Sun Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) SailPoint
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
1 11 (61.11%) Validation
1 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
3 3 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Sun
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Actimize
5 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Reuters
6 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg