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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 48 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 1.41% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.25% 6.83% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Median daily rate £425 £450 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £413 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £481 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -32.58%
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
138 205 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.94% 20.69% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 135 75
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 19
Median hourly rate £18.58 £17.00 £16.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.29% +4.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 +13 3 £425 -
Warrington -2 1 £480 -1.53%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) AIX
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) HPUX
4 16 (57.14%) Solaris
4 16 (57.14%) Oracle
4 16 (57.14%) DB2
5 15 (53.57%) DHCP
5 15 (53.57%) EMC
5 15 (53.57%) Citrix
5 15 (53.57%) SQL
5 15 (53.57%) Mainframe
6 14 (50.00%) Migration
6 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (46.43%) Unix
8 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
9 11 (39.29%) Windows
10 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
11 7 (25.00%) Finance
11 7 (25.00%) Banking
12 5 (17.86%) IBM
13 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
13 3 (10.71%) JIRA
13 3 (10.71%) RHCSA
13 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (10.71%) GIS
13 3 (10.71%) Veritas
13 3 (10.71%) Project Management
13 3 (10.71%) Internet
14 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ

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 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) DB2
2 3 (10.71%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Banking
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) AIX Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Lead Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) AIX Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) EMC Storage Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) JAAS
2 1 (3.57%) Java SE
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) AIX
3 16 (57.14%) HPUX
3 16 (57.14%) Solaris
4 13 (46.43%) Unix
5 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.57%) DevOps
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) Kanban
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Go
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) Citrix
2 15 (53.57%) EMC
3 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
5 3 (10.71%) Veritas
6 1 (3.57%) CA
6 1 (3.57%) VMware