The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 40 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 30 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.88% 1.09% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.96% 5.00% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 5
Median daily rate £405 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £315 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
- +21.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -19.80%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 200 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.60% 21.81% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 104 111
Median daily rate £413 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 28
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +1.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +20 23 £405 +35.00%
Knutsford -2 1 £388 -29.54%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 25 (52.08%) Oracle
3 25 (52.08%) AIX
4 23 (47.92%) Solaris
4 23 (47.92%) Migration
5 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 21 (43.75%) Windows
6 20 (41.67%) HPUX
7 18 (37.50%) Citrix
7 18 (37.50%) Mainframe
7 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
8 17 (35.42%) EMC
8 17 (35.42%) DB2
8 17 (35.42%) DHCP
9 16 (33.33%) SQL
10 15 (31.25%) Unix
10 15 (31.25%) VMware
11 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
12 12 (25.00%) JBoss
13 11 (22.92%) Java
14 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
15 8 (16.67%) IBM
16 7 (14.58%) HP
16 7 (14.58%) Finance
16 7 (14.58%) Clustering
17 6 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
17 6 (12.50%) Data Guard
17 6 (12.50%) REST

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (25.00%) JBoss
2 5 (10.42%) Apache
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) DHCP
2 6 (12.50%) Internet
3 5 (10.42%) DNS
4 3 (6.25%) SSL
5 2 (4.17%) Firewall
5 2 (4.17%) LDAP
5 2 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) DB2
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Systems Architect
3 5 (10.42%) AIX Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Lead Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Designer
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Active Directory Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Integration Architect
6 2 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) REST
1 6 (12.50%) SOAP
2 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) XSD
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) LAMP
3 3 (6.25%) WAMP
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.17%) JSP
4 2 (4.17%) Middleware
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.17%) X-Windows
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) SAML
5 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Mainframe
2 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.58%) Clustering
4 5 (10.42%) Smart Meter
5 4 (8.33%) Internet of Things
6 2 (4.17%) PMI
7 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.08%) iPad
7 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (52.08%) AIX
3 23 (47.92%) Solaris
4 21 (43.75%) Windows
5 20 (41.67%) HPUX
6 15 (31.25%) Unix
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Migration
2 5 (10.42%) ArchiMate
2 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (8.33%) UML
4 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.17%) Security Management
4 2 (4.17%) Server Hardening
4 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.08%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) Java
3 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.25%) PHP
4 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) MCITP
3 3 (6.25%) MCTS
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) RHCE
4 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (6.25%) UAG
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.17%) vCloud
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 5 (10.42%) Puppet
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (4.17%) yum
5 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.08%) Legato
5 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 25 (52.08%) Oracle
3 18 (37.50%) Citrix
4 17 (35.42%) EMC
5 15 (31.25%) VMware
6 8 (16.67%) IBM
7 7 (14.58%) HP
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.25%) Axway
9 3 (6.25%) Brocade
10 2 (4.17%) PlateSpin
10 2 (4.17%) Sun
11 1 (2.08%) Dell
11 1 (2.08%) Veritas