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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 89 101 130
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 36 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 1.33% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 5.67% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Average daily rate
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£380 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £246 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £444 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £100.00 £30.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+226.53% -2.00%
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
522 600 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.68% 23.38% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 276 224
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 32
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -8.82%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 15 £225 -30.76% 2
Slough - 9 £375 -
Bracknell -3 5 £440 -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 60 (98.36%) Linux
2 53 (86.89%) Red Hat
3 32 (52.46%) Windows
4 30 (49.18%) UNIX
5 22 (36.07%) DNS
6 21 (34.43%) Solaris
7 20 (32.79%) Perl
7 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (31.15%) Oracle
9 18 (29.51%) Citrix
10 17 (27.87%) Cisco
10 17 (27.87%) IBM
11 16 (26.23%) Sun
11 16 (26.23%) NFS
11 16 (26.23%) Java
12 14 (22.95%) Apache
12 14 (22.95%) HP
13 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
13 13 (21.31%) VMware
13 13 (21.31%) Xen
14 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
14 12 (19.67%) SOAP
14 12 (19.67%) SQL
15 11 (18.03%) Finance
15 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (18.03%) Cobbler
16 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
16 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
16 10 (16.39%) Korn

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (22.95%) Apache
2 6 (9.84%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.20%) IIS
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) WordPress
5 1 (1.64%) Drupal
5 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) IaaS
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
1 2 (3.28%) PaaS
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.07%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.11%) DHCP
4 7 (11.48%) Internet
5 5 (8.20%) SAN
5 5 (8.20%) Firewall
6 4 (6.56%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (6.56%) HTTP
7 3 (4.92%) HTTPS
7 3 (4.92%) SSL
7 3 (4.92%) LDAP
7 3 (4.92%) FTP
7 3 (4.92%) NAS
8 2 (3.28%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.28%) SSH
8 2 (3.28%) Intranet
9 1 (1.64%) SS7
9 1 (1.64%) ISUP
9 1 (1.64%) INAP
9 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQLPlus
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) Essbase
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Subversion
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Ant
2 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Hudson
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.64%) Gradle
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
2 11 (18.03%) Finance
3 8 (13.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Project Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Architect
3 5 (8.20%) Administrator
4 4 (6.56%) Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Linux Support
5 3 (4.92%) Server Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Project Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Linux Server Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) SOAP
2 8 (13.11%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) Web Services
4 6 (9.84%) HTML
5 4 (6.56%) LAMP
6 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.92%) .NET
6 3 (4.92%) Django
6 3 (4.92%) Software Packaging
7 2 (3.28%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (3.28%) jQuery
7 2 (3.28%) Ajax
7 2 (3.28%) XML
8 1 (1.64%) CPAN
8 1 (1.64%) X-Windows
8 1 (1.64%) Rendezvous
8 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.64%) Laravel
8 1 (1.64%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.48%) Open Source
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) DTV
6 1 (1.64%) Derivative
6 1 (1.64%) IVR
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (98.36%) Linux
2 32 (52.46%) Windows
3 30 (49.18%) UNIX
4 21 (34.43%) Solaris
5 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (14.75%) AIX
8 6 (9.84%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
10 4 (6.56%) zOS
11 3 (4.92%) Debian
12 1 (1.64%) SUSE
12 1 (1.64%) HPUX
12 1 (1.64%) OpenVMS
12 1 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (8.20%) Analytics
3 4 (6.56%) Capacity Management
3 4 (6.56%) Migration
4 3 (4.92%) Change Management
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL
4 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.92%) Validation
4 3 (4.92%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.28%) OO PHP
5 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.28%) OO
5 2 (3.28%) MVC
5 2 (3.28%) Workflow
6 1 (1.64%) Benchmarking
6 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.64%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) Perl
2 16 (26.23%) Java
3 12 (19.67%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) Korn
5 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.11%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.48%) PHP
6 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.84%) AWK
7 6 (9.84%) C
8 5 (8.20%) Python
9 4 (6.56%) VB
10 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.92%) Bourne shell
11 2 (3.28%) PHP5
12 1 (1.64%) C#
12 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.64%) Ruby
12 1 (1.64%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) JNCIA
2 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.11%) CCNA
3 7 (11.48%) RHCE
4 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) MCITP
4 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.56%) MCSE
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) NFS
2 13 (21.31%) Xen
3 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.64%) Samba
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.64%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) XenApp
7 1 (1.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.64%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.64%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.64%) vCloud
7 1 (1.64%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Cobbler
2 9 (14.75%) Puppet
3 6 (9.84%) Tivoli
4 5 (8.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
5 4 (6.56%) Nagios
6 3 (4.92%) Nessus
6 3 (4.92%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (3.28%) Plesk
8 1 (1.64%) WSUS
8 1 (1.64%) YUM
8 1 (1.64%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.64%) nmon
Vendors
1 53 (86.89%) Red Hat
2 19 (31.15%) Oracle
3 18 (29.51%) Citrix
4 17 (27.87%) Cisco
4 17 (27.87%) IBM
5 16 (26.23%) Sun
6 14 (22.95%) HP
7 13 (21.31%) VMware
8 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.75%) Redknee
10 8 (13.11%) Juniper
11 7 (11.48%) EMC
12 6 (9.84%) Veritas
13 5 (8.20%) Brocade
14 4 (6.56%) Altiris
15 3 (4.92%) Isilon
16 2 (3.28%) Zend
17 1 (1.64%) Remedy
17 1 (1.64%) Primavera
17 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
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