The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 1.56% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.88% 6.25% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £488 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £270 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £385 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 160 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.17% 24.96% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 79 58
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £169 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) WAAS
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAAS
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware