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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 48 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.35% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 1.50% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £355 £348 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +54.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
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
165 133 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.81% 22.35% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 64 70
Average daily rate £345 £355 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +23.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £123 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £21.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (100.00%) Unix
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (87.50%) AIX
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) Solaris
3 13 (81.25%) NFS
3 13 (81.25%) Cognizant
3 13 (81.25%) Veritas
3 13 (81.25%) Service Management
3 13 (81.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 13 (81.25%) Performance Analysis
4 10 (62.50%) ServiceNow
4 10 (62.50%) CMDB
4 10 (62.50%) SLA
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Puppet
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Unix Administrator
2 9 (56.25%) Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) AIX Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Solaris Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) AIX
3 13 (81.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
1 13 (81.25%) Performance Analysis
1 13 (81.25%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) NFS
1 13 (81.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (81.25%) Cognizant
2 13 (81.25%) Veritas
3 10 (62.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago