The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 34 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.52% 1.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +0.71%
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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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 78 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.81% 21.37% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 23
Average daily rate £315 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.16 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.83% +46.90%
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 Cardiff

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) JBoss
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) Apple
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) RHCE
6 1 (11.11%) EAI
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) Maven
6 1 (11.11%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (44.44%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) EAI Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) EAI
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle