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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 60 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 0.52% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.27% 2.58% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 10
Median daily rate £425 £475 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £415 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £515 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% -64.00%
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
164 233 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.60% 20.02% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 132 92
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 36
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.78 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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
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 29 September 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
Knutsford - 2 £425 -
Warrington +11 1 £480 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 25 (62.50%) AIX
3 22 (55.00%) Red Hat
4 20 (50.00%) Solaris
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (45.00%) HPUX
6 17 (42.50%) DB2
6 17 (42.50%) DHCP
6 17 (42.50%) EMC
6 17 (42.50%) Citrix
7 16 (40.00%) Mainframe
7 16 (40.00%) SQL
8 15 (37.50%) Windows
8 15 (37.50%) Migration
8 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 13 (32.50%) Unix
10 12 (30.00%) JBoss
11 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
11 11 (27.50%) VMware
12 10 (25.00%) Java
13 7 (17.50%) IBM
13 7 (17.50%) Internet
14 6 (15.00%) HP
14 6 (15.00%) SOAP
14 6 (15.00%) Finance
14 6 (15.00%) Clustering
14 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (15.00%) Data Guard

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 (30.00%) JBoss
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) DHCP
2 7 (17.50%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) LDAP
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) DB2
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Systems Architect
3 5 (12.50%) AIX Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Integration Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) REST
1 6 (15.00%) SOAP
2 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) XSD
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.00%) JSP
3 2 (5.00%) LAMP
3 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) WAMP
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.50%) SAML
4 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (15.00%) Clustering
3 5 (12.50%) Smart Meter
4 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.00%) Internet of Things
5 2 (5.00%) PMI
6 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) AIX
3 20 (50.00%) Solaris
4 18 (45.00%) HPUX
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
6 13 (32.50%) Unix
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) CentOS
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) ArchiMate
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) UML
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.00%) Security Management
5 2 (5.00%) Server Hardening
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Server Patching
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) MCTS
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.00%) RHCE
4 1 (2.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) UAG
3 2 (5.00%) vCloud
4 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas File System
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (5.00%) yum
4 1 (2.50%) Legato
4 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 22 (55.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (42.50%) Citrix
3 17 (42.50%) EMC
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) IBM
6 6 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.00%) Axway
8 2 (5.00%) Brocade
8 2 (5.00%) Veritas
9 1 (2.50%) CA
9 1 (2.50%) Dell
9 1 (2.50%) Sun