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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 12.38% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +55.34%
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
46 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 43.81% 24.62% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 18
Average daily rate £250 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £323 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.16 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.70% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 2014, 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 24 December 2014, 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 Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) DMZ
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
1 11 (61.11%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (16.67%) Multicast
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
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%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IT 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 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
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%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
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%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HP
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%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Reuters
6 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg