The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 72 84 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 36 35 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.83% 1.38% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 7.51% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 38
Median daily rate £488 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £341 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £568 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £35.58
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -40.96%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
336 466 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.09% 18.37% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 240 292
Median daily rate £400 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 54 30
Median hourly rate £43.28 £26.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.32% +55.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Berkshire region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 13 £498 +11.79% 6
Bracknell +3 7 £475 -17.39%
Newbury +13 4 £375 +25.00%
Windsor - 2 £500 - 1
Slough - 1 - - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (67.39%) Red Hat
3 29 (31.52%) Unix
3 29 (31.52%) DevOps
4 25 (27.17%) Jenkins
4 25 (27.17%) Security Cleared
4 25 (27.17%) Python
5 24 (26.09%) Oracle
5 24 (26.09%) Ansible
6 23 (25.00%) VMware
7 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
8 21 (22.83%) Bash Shell
9 20 (21.74%) Clustering
10 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
10 19 (20.65%) Windows
10 19 (20.65%) SAN
10 19 (20.65%) IBM
11 18 (19.57%) Middleware
11 18 (19.57%) MySQL
12 17 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (18.48%) DV Cleared
12 17 (18.48%) CentOS
12 17 (18.48%) Configuration Management
13 16 (17.39%) Apache
13 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
13 16 (17.39%) Vagrant
14 15 (16.30%) SSL
14 15 (16.30%) Tomcat
15 14 (15.22%) HTTP

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (17.39%) Apache
2 15 (16.30%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.04%) WebLogic
4 11 (11.96%) IIS
5 8 (8.70%) OpenStack
6 5 (5.43%) Confluence
7 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.26%) nginx
9 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.09%) GemFire
9 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.09%) Exstream
2 1 (1.09%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 2 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) SAN
2 15 (16.30%) SSL
3 14 (15.22%) HTTP
3 14 (15.22%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.04%) FTP
5 8 (8.70%) SSH
6 7 (7.61%) DNS
7 6 (6.52%) LAN
7 6 (6.52%) LDAP
8 5 (5.43%) HTTPS
8 5 (5.43%) Internet
8 5 (5.43%) Telnet
9 2 (2.17%) Firewall
9 2 (2.17%) ICMP
10 1 (1.09%) BGP
10 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.09%) IPsec
10 1 (1.09%) OSPF
10 1 (1.09%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) MySQL
2 5 (5.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Big Data
4 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.09%) HBase
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.09%) OLTP
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.09%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Jenkins
2 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.39%) Vagrant
4 10 (10.87%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (5.43%) JIRA
6 4 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.09%) Gradle
8 1 (1.09%) JMeter
8 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.04%) Electronics
2 12 (13.04%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 12 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Billing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Linux Support
3 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Administrator
5 8 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 6 (6.52%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 5 (5.43%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Linux Specialist
7 5 (5.43%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Web Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) Middleware
2 13 (14.13%) HTML
3 12 (13.04%) CSS
3 12 (13.04%) JSON
4 11 (11.96%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (10.87%) JMS
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (6.52%) LAMP
8 5 (5.43%) Web Services
9 2 (2.17%) Kafka
10 1 (1.09%) Django
10 1 (1.09%) ELK Stack
10 1 (1.09%) Java EE
10 1 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (1.09%) Spark Streaming
10 1 (1.09%) Spring
10 1 (1.09%) Spring Boot
10 1 (1.09%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) Clustering
2 13 (14.13%) Private Cloud
3 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (31.52%) Unix
3 19 (20.65%) Windows
4 17 (18.48%) CentOS
5 13 (14.13%) Ubuntu
6 12 (13.04%) Solaris
7 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (10.87%) AIX
9 7 (7.61%) Debian
9 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
10 4 (4.35%) SUSE
11 2 (2.17%) VMS
11 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.09%) Fedora
12 1 (1.09%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) DevOps
2 17 (18.48%) Configuration Management
2 17 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (13.04%) High Availability
3 12 (13.04%) Programme Management
4 9 (9.78%) Compliance Management
5 7 (7.61%) ITIL
5 7 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.52%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.52%) Process Improvement
7 5 (5.43%) Open Source
7 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.43%) SIEM
8 3 (3.26%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.26%) Prototyping
8 3 (3.26%) Security Architecture
8 3 (3.26%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.17%) Python
2 21 (22.83%) Bash Shell
3 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 10 (10.87%) Java
5 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.61%) Perl
6 7 (7.61%) PHP
7 6 (6.52%) SQL
8 3 (3.26%) Ruby
9 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.48%) DV Cleared
3 10 (10.87%) RHCE
3 10 (10.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) CCNP
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.78%) KVM
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (8.70%) Docker
4 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.26%) Firmware
5 3 (3.26%) vSphere
5 3 (3.26%) Xen
6 2 (2.17%) NFS
6 2 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.17%) XenApp
7 1 (1.09%) HDFS
7 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.09%) vCloud
7 1 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (26.09%) Ansible
2 13 (14.13%) Puppet
3 11 (11.96%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (5.43%) Pingdom
6 4 (4.35%) Terraform
7 3 (3.26%) Consul
7 3 (3.26%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.26%) SELinux
8 2 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.09%) Nagios
9 1 (1.09%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 62 (67.39%) Red Hat
2 24 (26.09%) Oracle
3 23 (25.00%) VMware
4 19 (20.65%) IBM
5 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 13 (14.13%) HP
7 12 (13.04%) SAP
8 10 (10.87%) EMC
9 8 (8.70%) Veritas
10 7 (7.61%) TIBCO
11 6 (6.52%) AppDynamics
12 5 (5.43%) Atlassian
12 5 (5.43%) PagerDuty
13 3 (3.26%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.26%) Cisco
13 3 (3.26%) NetApp
14 2 (2.17%) Altiris
14 2 (2.17%) Citrix
14 2 (2.17%) CommVault
15 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com