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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 63 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.03% - 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% - 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
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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
141 106 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.10% 13.78% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 57 58
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £140 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £15.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Red Hat
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Apache
4 8 (50.00%) UNIX
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) IIS
6 6 (37.50%) MySQL
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) XenApp
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (31.25%) vSphere
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Puppet
7 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (31.25%) DevOps
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) IPsec
7 5 (31.25%) Wyse
7 5 (31.25%) VPN
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) IPsec
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) 2G
3 2 (12.50%) 3G
3 2 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (12.50%) LTE
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Introscope
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Fedora
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
1 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (6.25%) PHP5
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) XenApp
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Postfix
3 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
3 1 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (6.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Red Hat
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Wyse
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (6.25%) Huawei
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
6 1 (6.25%) CA
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) SAP