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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 70 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 18 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.63% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.59% 2.51% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate £425 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -5.71%
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
273 199 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.68% 20.10% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 111 74
Average daily rate £425 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £614 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 37
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.35 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -54.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 - 9 £465 - 1
Knutsford - 3 £425 -
Chester -2 2 £425 -11.68%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 37 (92.50%) Linux
2 36 (90.00%) Red Hat
3 24 (60.00%) Unix
4 20 (50.00%) Windows
4 20 (50.00%) AIX
5 16 (40.00%) Solaris
5 16 (40.00%) VMware
5 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 15 (37.50%) Migration
7 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
8 12 (30.00%) IBM
8 12 (30.00%) HPUX
9 10 (25.00%) JBoss
10 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (22.50%) Finance
11 8 (20.00%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
12 7 (17.50%) Middleware
12 7 (17.50%) SSL
12 7 (17.50%) Perl
12 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (17.50%) Sun
12 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
12 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) Banking
13 6 (15.00%) Apache
13 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
13 6 (15.00%) Internet
14 5 (12.50%) Jython
14 5 (12.50%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (25.00%) JBoss
2 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (15.00%) Apache
3 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (10.00%) iPlanet
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) SSL
2 6 (15.00%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) HTTP
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Introscope
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 4 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (7.50%) Administrator
2 3 (7.50%) Analyst
2 3 (7.50%) Developer
2 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Linux Specialist
2 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Administrator
3 2 (5.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Middleware
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) LAMP
3 2 (5.00%) WAMP
3 2 (5.00%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) JSP
4 1 (2.50%) SAML
4 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) Unix
3 20 (50.00%) AIX
3 20 (50.00%) Windows
4 16 (40.00%) Solaris
5 12 (30.00%) HPUX
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.50%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) Security Management
5 1 (2.50%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
1 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (17.50%) Perl
3 5 (12.50%) Jython
3 5 (12.50%) Korn
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) MCTS
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) RHCE
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.00%) UAG
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas File System
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) CA Wily
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (5.00%) vRealize
3 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (40.00%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) IBM
4 7 (17.50%) Sun
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.00%) CA
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (7.50%) Axway
8 2 (5.00%) Brocade
8 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 2 (5.00%) HP
8 2 (5.00%) PlateSpin
8 2 (5.00%) Veritas
9 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
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