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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 65 103 95
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 56 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.34% 0.66% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.13% 3.48% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 10
Median daily rate £475 £381 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -9.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £301 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -26.30%
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
503 488 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.01% 18.95% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 239 227
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 65 28
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £35.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +16 20 £450 - 11
Bracknell - 19 £525 -
Slough +7 4 £475 +31.03%
Maidenhead - 2 £400 - 1
Newbury -5 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £410 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (59.43%) Red Hat
3 45 (42.45%) DevOps
4 42 (39.62%) Ansible
4 42 (39.62%) Git (software)
5 39 (36.79%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (36.79%) Unix
6 35 (33.02%) Middleware
6 35 (33.02%) Jenkins
7 33 (31.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 33 (31.13%) Python
7 33 (31.13%) IBM
8 30 (28.30%) Vagrant
9 27 (25.47%) Tomcat
10 26 (24.53%) WebLogic
10 26 (24.53%) Oracle
10 26 (24.53%) Shell Script
10 26 (24.53%) VMware
11 25 (23.58%) Private Cloud
12 23 (21.70%) RabbitMQ
12 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
12 23 (21.70%) Windows
12 23 (21.70%) JMS
13 22 (20.75%) Puppet
14 21 (19.81%) High Availability
14 21 (19.81%) JSON
15 20 (18.87%) TCP/IP
16 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
17 18 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (16.98%) Microsoft

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 27 (25.47%) Tomcat
2 26 (24.53%) WebLogic
3 11 (10.38%) WebSphere
4 9 (8.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.66%) Apache
6 5 (4.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.94%) Confluence
7 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.94%) IIS
7 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.66%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.94%) CloudBees
3 1 (0.94%) IaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 16 (15.09%) HTTP
3 15 (14.15%) SAN
4 13 (12.26%) DNS
5 12 (11.32%) BGP
5 12 (11.32%) IPsec
5 12 (11.32%) VPN
6 11 (10.38%) DHCP
7 10 (9.43%) IPv6
7 10 (9.43%) Software-Defined Networking
8 9 (8.49%) SSL
9 5 (4.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.77%) LDAP
11 3 (2.83%) Firewall
11 3 (2.83%) LAN
11 3 (2.83%) NAS
11 3 (2.83%) WAN
12 2 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.89%) HSRP
12 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.77%) MySQL
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (39.62%) Git (software)
2 35 (33.02%) Jenkins
3 33 (31.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 30 (28.30%) Vagrant
5 8 (7.55%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.83%) Maven
7 1 (0.94%) Ant
7 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 10 (9.43%) Marketing
2 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.89%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Support Engineer
4 13 (12.26%) Linux Support
5 9 (8.49%) Administrator
6 8 (7.55%) Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Linux Support Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) WebSphere Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 6 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (5.66%) Linux Specialist
8 6 (5.66%) Support Specialist
9 5 (4.72%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (4.72%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.02%) Middleware
2 23 (21.70%) JMS
2 23 (21.70%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (19.81%) JSON
4 11 (10.38%) CSS
5 10 (9.43%) .NET
5 10 (9.43%) XML
6 5 (4.72%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.77%) PostGIS
8 3 (2.83%) Web Services
9 2 (1.89%) HTML
9 2 (1.89%) LAMP
10 1 (0.94%) ELK Stack
10 1 (0.94%) MAPI
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.58%) Private Cloud
2 17 (16.04%) Clustering
3 11 (10.38%) Public Cloud
4 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.66%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.83%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (36.79%) Unix
3 23 (21.70%) Windows
4 18 (16.98%) Windows Server
5 13 (12.26%) CentOS
6 12 (11.32%) Ubuntu
7 10 (9.43%) AIX
8 6 (5.66%) SUSE
9 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.77%) Solaris
11 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.89%) Fedora
12 2 (1.89%) VMS
13 1 (0.94%) Debian
13 1 (0.94%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.45%) DevOps
2 39 (36.79%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
4 21 (19.81%) High Availability
5 12 (11.32%) ITIL
6 11 (10.38%) Load Balancing
6 11 (10.38%) Migration
6 11 (10.38%) Open Source
7 10 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.43%) Software Testing
7 10 (9.43%) Workflow
8 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.49%) Presales
8 9 (8.49%) Process Improvement
9 8 (7.55%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.77%) Scrum
11 4 (3.77%) Service Management
11 4 (3.77%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.13%) Python
2 26 (24.53%) Shell Script
3 14 (13.21%) PowerShell
4 11 (10.38%) C
5 10 (9.43%) Bash Shell
5 10 (9.43%) C#
5 10 (9.43%) C++
5 10 (9.43%) VB
5 10 (9.43%) VBScript
6 7 (6.60%) Java
6 7 (6.60%) Perl
6 7 (6.60%) SQL
7 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.77%) PHP
9 1 (0.94%) AWK
9 1 (0.94%) C-shell
9 1 (0.94%) Ruby
9 1 (0.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.32%) DV Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) RHCE
4 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.66%) Degree
5 6 (5.66%) MCSA
5 6 (5.66%) MCSD
5 6 (5.66%) MCSE
5 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.89%) CCNA
7 2 (1.89%) CCNP
7 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.89%) VCP5
8 1 (0.94%) MBA
8 1 (0.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.32%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.38%) KVM
3 11 (10.38%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (10.38%) vSphere
4 10 (9.43%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (7.55%) Docker
6 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
7 4 (3.77%) NFS
8 3 (2.83%) vCloud
9 2 (1.89%) XenApp
10 1 (0.94%) Postfix
10 1 (0.94%) qmail
10 1 (0.94%) RHEV
10 1 (0.94%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.94%) Varnish
10 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.94%) Xen
10 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (39.62%) Ansible
2 22 (20.75%) Puppet
3 12 (11.32%) Nagios
4 11 (10.38%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (8.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (5.66%) Kubernetes
7 4 (3.77%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.89%) Cacti
8 2 (1.89%) cPanel
9 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.94%) Bacula
9 1 (0.94%) Grafana
9 1 (0.94%) Graphite
9 1 (0.94%) Kibana
9 1 (0.94%) logstash
9 1 (0.94%) Plesk
9 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 63 (59.43%) Red Hat
2 33 (31.13%) IBM
3 26 (24.53%) Oracle
3 26 (24.53%) VMware
4 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 16 (15.09%) EMC
5 16 (15.09%) HP
6 8 (7.55%) Cisco
7 5 (4.72%) Veritas
8 3 (2.83%) Citrix
8 3 (2.83%) CommVault
9 2 (1.89%) Altiris
9 2 (1.89%) NetApp
9 2 (1.89%) Symantec
10 1 (0.94%) CA
10 1 (0.94%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.94%) NetScout
10 1 (0.94%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.94%) Remedy
10 1 (0.94%) Splunk
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