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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 48 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 33 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.74% 1.24% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.28% 5.48% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 2
Median daily rate £405 £350 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £320 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £227
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.37%
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
216 219 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.49% 22.58% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 124 107
Median daily rate £420 £388 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +46.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.47 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +15 25 £405 +35.00%
Knutsford -3 1 £388 -29.54%
Chester -16 1 £425 +21.42%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (61.11%) Red Hat
3 30 (55.56%) AIX
4 27 (50.00%) Solaris
4 27 (50.00%) Oracle
5 25 (46.30%) Windows
6 23 (42.59%) HPUX
6 23 (42.59%) Migration
7 21 (38.89%) Unix
7 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
9 19 (35.19%) VMware
10 18 (33.33%) Citrix
10 18 (33.33%) Mainframe
11 17 (31.48%) EMC
11 17 (31.48%) DB2
11 17 (31.48%) DHCP
12 16 (29.63%) SQL
12 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
13 14 (25.93%) JBoss
14 13 (24.07%) Java
14 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
15 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (18.52%) IBM
17 8 (14.81%) Internet
18 7 (12.96%) HP
18 7 (12.96%) Apache
18 7 (12.96%) Finance
18 7 (12.96%) Clustering
19 6 (11.11%) Banking

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 14 (25.93%) JBoss
2 7 (12.96%) Apache
3 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.56%) IIS
5 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.70%) iPlanet
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) DHCP
2 8 (14.81%) Internet
3 5 (9.26%) DNS
3 5 (9.26%) SSL
4 3 (5.56%) Firewall
4 3 (5.56%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) HTTP
5 2 (3.70%) LDAP
6 1 (1.85%) NAS
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) DB2
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Introscope
1 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Architect
2 6 (11.11%) Systems Architect
3 5 (9.26%) Administrator
3 5 (9.26%) AIX Architect
3 5 (9.26%) Lead Architect
4 4 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Designer
5 3 (5.56%) Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Active Directory Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Systems Integration Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) REST
1 6 (11.11%) SOAP
2 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 5 (9.26%) XSD
3 4 (7.41%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) .NET
4 3 (5.56%) LAMP
4 3 (5.56%) WAMP
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.70%) JSP
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.70%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.85%) JSON
6 1 (1.85%) SAML
6 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.96%) Clustering
4 5 (9.26%) Smart Meter
5 4 (7.41%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.70%) PMI
7 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
7 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (55.56%) AIX
3 27 (50.00%) Solaris
4 25 (46.30%) Windows
5 23 (42.59%) HPUX
6 21 (38.89%) Unix
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Migration
2 5 (9.26%) ArchiMate
2 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
2 5 (9.26%) Project Management
3 4 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (7.41%) UML
4 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL
4 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.70%) Security Management
4 2 (3.70%) Server Hardening
4 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.85%) Change Management
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.85%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) Java
3 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.56%) Perl
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.70%) Jython
6 2 (3.70%) Korn
7 1 (1.85%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) MCITP
3 3 (5.56%) MCTS
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) RHCE
4 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.56%) UAG
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.70%) vCloud
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.70%) CA Wily
4 2 (3.70%) vRealize
4 2 (3.70%) yum
5 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.85%) Legato
5 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 27 (50.00%) Oracle
3 19 (35.19%) VMware
4 18 (33.33%) Citrix
5 17 (31.48%) EMC
6 10 (18.52%) IBM
7 7 (12.96%) HP
8 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.26%) Sun
10 3 (5.56%) Axway
10 3 (5.56%) Brocade
11 2 (3.70%) CA
11 2 (3.70%) PlateSpin
12 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.85%) Dell
12 1 (1.85%) Veritas