The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 56 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 16 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.86% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.70% 2.48% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +4.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 121 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.19% 12.89% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 67 66
Average daily rate £335 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £288 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.69 £19.40 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 15 (71.43%) Puppet
3 15 (71.43%) DevOps
4 14 (66.67%) Java
5 13 (61.90%) VMware
5 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
6 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (57.14%) Apache
6 12 (57.14%) Windows
6 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
7 11 (52.38%) Firewall
7 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
8 10 (47.62%) MySQL
8 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
8 10 (47.62%) Ansible
9 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (42.86%) IIS
10 8 (38.10%) UNIX
10 8 (38.10%) VPN
10 8 (38.10%) Scrum
10 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (33.33%) Open Source
11 7 (33.33%) CentOS
11 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
11 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
11 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (33.33%) Web Services
12 6 (28.57%) .NET
12 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 9 (42.86%) IIS
3 6 (28.57%) nginx
4 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
5 3 (14.29%) Confluence
5 3 (14.29%) MediaWiki
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) IPsec
3 5 (23.81%) DHCP
4 3 (14.29%) LDAP
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
3 6 (28.57%) Hudson
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Open Source
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) UNIX
4 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 7 (33.33%) CentOS
5 6 (28.57%) Debian
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Email Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Build Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
2 5 (23.81%) PHP
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PHP5
4 1 (4.76%) Groovy
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Samba
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Postfix
3 5 (23.81%) XenApp
3 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 15 (71.43%) Puppet
2 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (47.62%) Ansible
4 3 (14.29%) Salt
4 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.76%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Wyse
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco