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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 68 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.97% 1.32% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.81% 5.73% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 2
Median daily rate £420 £419 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% +97.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £348 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £565 £227
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.17 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+28.55% -13.57%
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
256 227 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.20% 23.09% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 136 106
Median daily rate £425 £418 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +54.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 - 12 £405 -
Chester -14 2 £425 +17.24%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (88.64%) Red Hat
3 22 (50.00%) VMware
4 20 (45.45%) Unix
5 18 (40.91%) AIX
6 17 (38.64%) Windows
7 16 (36.36%) JBoss
8 15 (34.09%) Java
9 13 (29.55%) Oracle
9 13 (29.55%) Solaris
9 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
10 12 (27.27%) Migration
10 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (25.00%) Internet
12 9 (20.45%) IBM
12 9 (20.45%) Apache
12 9 (20.45%) HPUX
12 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
13 8 (18.18%) Sun
13 8 (18.18%) SSL
13 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 7 (15.91%) Clustering
14 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
14 7 (15.91%) HP
14 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
15 6 (13.64%) Perl
15 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (13.64%) SOAP
15 6 (13.64%) Middleware

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 16 (36.36%) JBoss
2 9 (20.45%) Apache
3 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (9.09%) iPlanet
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.82%) IIS
6 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) Internet
2 8 (18.18%) SSL
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
4 4 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) SAN
6 2 (4.55%) DHCP
6 2 (4.55%) LDAP
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Introscope
2 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA Agile
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (13.64%) Systems Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Middleware
1 6 (13.64%) REST
1 6 (13.64%) SOAP
2 5 (11.36%) Web Services
2 5 (11.36%) XSD
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) LAMP
3 3 (6.82%) WAMP
4 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.55%) JSP
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.55%) X-Windows
5 1 (2.27%) JSON
5 1 (2.27%) SAML
5 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) Clustering
3 5 (11.36%) Smart Meter
4 4 (9.09%) Internet of Things
5 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.55%) PMI
6 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.27%) iPad
7 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (45.45%) Unix
3 18 (40.91%) AIX
4 17 (38.64%) Windows
5 13 (29.55%) Solaris
6 9 (20.45%) HPUX
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (11.36%) ArchiMate
2 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
2 5 (11.36%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (9.09%) UML
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) Security Management
5 2 (4.55%) Server Hardening
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.64%) Perl
4 5 (11.36%) Jython
4 5 (11.36%) Korn
5 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.27%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) MCITP
3 3 (6.82%) MCTS
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) RHCE
4 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.82%) UAG
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) vCloud
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Data Guard
2 5 (11.36%) Puppet
3 4 (9.09%) CA Wily
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (4.55%) vRealize
5 2 (4.55%) yum
6 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.27%) Legato
6 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Red Hat
2 22 (50.00%) VMware
3 13 (29.55%) Oracle
4 9 (20.45%) IBM
5 8 (18.18%) Sun
6 7 (15.91%) HP
6 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) CA
8 3 (6.82%) Axway
8 3 (6.82%) Brocade
8 3 (6.82%) Citrix
9 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 2 (4.55%) PlateSpin
10 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
10 1 (2.27%) Veritas