The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 80 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 0.63% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £356 £600 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +90.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
279 160 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.25% 19.18% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 65 121
Average daily rate £281 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 51
Average hourly rate £15.35 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.86% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £27.50 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 3 £356 -40.62%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) AIX
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) HACMP
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Cognos
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) JDBC
6 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (28.57%) LPAR
6 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) AIX Administrator
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Data Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) HACMP
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) LPAR
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) sed
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) Teradata
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft