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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 67 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 16 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.24% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.72% 3.00% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £214 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.49% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+28.47% -10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
238 233 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.39% 23.16% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 96 93
Average daily rate £325 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £208 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.25 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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 24 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 13 £350 +63.36%
High Wycombe - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) UNIX
3 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
4 10 (52.63%) Migration
5 8 (42.11%) EPoS
5 8 (42.11%) Retail
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
8 4 (21.05%) NetApp
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
9 3 (15.79%) SLA
9 3 (15.79%) IBM
9 3 (15.79%) EMC
10 2 (10.53%) Intel
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (10.53%) Cognos
10 2 (10.53%) SAN
10 2 (10.53%) CICS

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (10.53%) CICS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.53%) OLTP
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (10.53%) Analyst
1 2 (10.53%) DBA
1 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planner
1 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
1 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
1 2 (10.53%) Administrator
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (5.26%) Designer
2 1 (5.26%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Build Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (5.26%) Data Administrator
2 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JDBC
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) EPoS
2 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.53%) HACMP
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) sed
4 1 (5.26%) AWK
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.26%) CA Wily
2 1 (5.26%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Intel
5 2 (10.53%) Cognos
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 2 (10.53%) Teradata
6 1 (5.26%) Rackspace