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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 69 67 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 56 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.76% 2.20% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.68% 11.27% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 17
Median daily rate £500 £448 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £336 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £503 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
276 497 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.89% 19.52% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 301 274
Median daily rate £400 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 34
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +7 21 £500 +11.73% 4
Bracknell +1 7 £481 -16.30% 1
Slough +9 2 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £500 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (49.33%) Unix
2 37 (49.33%) Red Hat
3 35 (46.67%) Bash Shell
3 35 (46.67%) DevOps
4 33 (44.00%) Git (software)
5 32 (42.67%) Ansible
5 32 (42.67%) Python
6 29 (38.67%) Security Cleared
7 28 (37.33%) Java
7 28 (37.33%) Ubuntu
8 27 (36.00%) CentOS
9 25 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 24 (32.00%) SSH
10 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
11 23 (30.67%) Debian
12 22 (29.33%) HTTP
12 22 (29.33%) TCP/IP
13 20 (26.67%) SELinux
14 19 (25.33%) Hadoop
15 18 (24.00%) Prototyping
16 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
17 15 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
17 15 (20.00%) ICMP
18 14 (18.67%) MySQL
19 13 (17.33%) Oracle
19 13 (17.33%) IBM
19 13 (17.33%) SAN
19 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
20 12 (16.00%) Puppet

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 11 (14.67%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) IIS
3 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.67%) Confluence
4 5 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.00%) nginx
6 2 (2.67%) JBoss
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.33%) Exstream
2 1 (1.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.33%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (5.33%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) SSH
2 22 (29.33%) HTTP
2 22 (29.33%) TCP/IP
3 15 (20.00%) ICMP
4 13 (17.33%) SAN
5 9 (12.00%) SSL
6 7 (9.33%) FTP
7 6 (8.00%) DNS
7 6 (8.00%) LAN
8 4 (5.33%) HTTPS
8 4 (5.33%) Internet
8 4 (5.33%) Telnet
9 1 (1.33%) Firewall
9 1 (1.33%) LDAP
9 1 (1.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) Hadoop
2 14 (18.67%) MySQL
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.33%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.33%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 33 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.00%) Vagrant
4 6 (8.00%) JIRA
5 4 (5.33%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.33%) JMeter
8 1 (1.33%) Selenium
8 1 (1.33%) Subversion
8 1 (1.33%) Trac
General
1 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.33%) Electronics
2 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (28.00%) Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Consultant
3 10 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Python Developer
5 8 (10.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) Java Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) Java Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) JavaScript Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (9.33%) Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Open Source Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Hadoop Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Hadoop Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) Middleware
2 7 (9.33%) CSS
2 7 (9.33%) HTML
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (6.67%) LAMP
5 4 (5.33%) JSON
5 4 (5.33%) Web Services
6 3 (4.00%) CGI
6 3 (4.00%) JMS
7 2 (2.67%) Memcached
8 1 (1.33%) Django
8 1 (1.33%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.33%) Java EE
8 1 (1.33%) Kafka
8 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (1.33%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (13.33%) Clustering
3 6 (8.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) IVR
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (49.33%) Unix
3 28 (37.33%) Ubuntu
4 27 (36.00%) CentOS
5 23 (30.67%) Debian
6 9 (12.00%) Windows
7 7 (9.33%) Solaris
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.33%) SUSE
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) DevOps
2 18 (24.00%) Prototyping
3 12 (16.00%) Open Source
4 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.67%) Process Improvement
7 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.33%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (9.33%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (8.00%) Open Source Development
8 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.67%) SIEM
10 4 (5.33%) ITSM
11 3 (4.00%) Application Performance Management
11 3 (4.00%) ITIL
11 3 (4.00%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.00%) Security Architecture
11 3 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 32 (42.67%) Python
3 28 (37.33%) Java
4 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.67%) PHP
6 5 (6.67%) SQL
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (38.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.33%) RHCE
4 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.33%) Docker
3 4 (5.33%) NFS
4 3 (4.00%) Firmware
5 2 (2.67%) Corosync
5 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.67%) Xen
6 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.33%) vCloud
6 1 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (42.67%) Ansible
2 20 (26.67%) SELinux
3 12 (16.00%) Puppet
4 7 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (6.67%) Pingdom
6 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (5.33%) Terraform
7 3 (4.00%) Consul
7 3 (4.00%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.67%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Pacemaker
9 1 (1.33%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Red Hat
2 13 (17.33%) IBM
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle
3 8 (10.67%) HP
3 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.67%) VMware
4 7 (9.33%) SAP
4 7 (9.33%) TIBCO
5 6 (8.00%) AppDynamics
5 6 (8.00%) Veritas
6 5 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 5 (6.67%) NetApp
6 5 (6.67%) PagerDuty
7 3 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.67%) Symantec
9 1 (1.33%) Axway
9 1 (1.33%) Informatica
9 1 (1.33%) New Relic
9 1 (1.33%) Siebel