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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 67 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 1.03% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -23.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
West Midlands

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
110 97 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.53% 13.11% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 52 73
Median daily rate £400 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 25
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.40 £24.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) SAML
4 4 (40.00%) SSH
4 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (40.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

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 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Java Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SAML
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco