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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 34 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.54% 1.08% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.28% 5.97% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
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£438 £304 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.03% -
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 £34.09 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.80% +18.05%
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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
81 67 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.51% 18.16% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 45
Average daily rate £375 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £135 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +9.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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
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 31 July 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
1 17 (94.44%) Red Hat
2 12 (66.67%) JBoss
3 10 (55.56%) J2EE
3 10 (55.56%) HTTP
3 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) Maven
3 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
5 8 (44.44%) Middleware
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Puppet
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (11.11%) F5
8 2 (11.11%) Ansible
8 2 (11.11%) LAN
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) SSL
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (66.67%) JBoss
2 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) HTTP
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Maven
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) EAI Architect
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) J2EE
2 8 (44.44%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) EAI
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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