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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 32 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.55% 2.77% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 16.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.65% -1.40%
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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
68 67 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.82% 16.88% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 33
Average daily rate £330 £265 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £170 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £18.33 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.26% +66.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Maven
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Apple
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) EAI Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) EAI
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) VMware