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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 48 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 27 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.86% 0.65% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.52% 3.27% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £510 £405 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
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
186 153 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.70% 19.84% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 74 85
Average daily rate £370 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 32
Average hourly rate £16.84 £14.35 £20.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -30.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 11 £510 +41.66% 1
Knutsford - 4 £500 -
Chester - 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 34 (89.47%) Linux
2 31 (81.58%) Red Hat
3 23 (60.53%) Unix
4 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
5 20 (52.63%) Windows
6 19 (50.00%) AIX
7 16 (42.11%) Solaris
7 16 (42.11%) VMware
8 14 (36.84%) Migration
8 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
9 12 (31.58%) IBM
9 12 (31.58%) HPUX
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle
11 7 (18.42%) Perl
11 7 (18.42%) JBoss
11 7 (18.42%) Sun
11 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
11 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
12 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
12 6 (15.79%) Middleware
12 6 (15.79%) SAN
12 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (13.16%) Java
13 5 (13.16%) SSL
13 5 (13.16%) LAN
13 5 (13.16%) Internet
13 5 (13.16%) Jython
13 5 (13.16%) Korn

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (18.42%) JBoss
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (10.53%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (10.53%) iPlanet
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 5 (13.16%) LAN
2 5 (13.16%) NAS
2 5 (13.16%) SSL
3 4 (10.53%) HTTP
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Introscope
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 4 (10.53%) Consultant
2 4 (10.53%) Database Architect
2 4 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (10.53%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 4 (10.53%) Technical Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Server Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Support Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) CMDB
3 3 (7.89%) AS400
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (89.47%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) Unix
3 20 (52.63%) Windows
4 19 (50.00%) AIX
5 16 (42.11%) Solaris
6 12 (31.58%) HPUX
7 4 (10.53%) MVS
8 3 (7.89%) VME
9 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.63%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Perl
1 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) Jython
2 5 (13.16%) Korn
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.89%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.26%) Veritas File System
3 2 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) vRealize
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) Red Hat
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) IBM
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle
5 7 (18.42%) Sun
6 4 (10.53%) CA
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) HP
8 2 (5.26%) PlateSpin
8 2 (5.26%) Veritas
9 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.63%) Axway
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago