The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 116 146 152
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 85 66 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.53% 1.08% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.54% 5.23% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 38
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £326 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £548 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.83 - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £33.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-13.57% -4.92%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1128 1261 1279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.31% 20.60% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 930 892
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 48 73
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.29 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the City of London region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the City of London region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 107 (84.92%) Linux
2 96 (76.19%) Red Hat
3 45 (35.71%) VMware
4 44 (34.92%) Oracle
5 38 (30.16%) Finance
5 38 (30.16%) Puppet
6 35 (27.78%) Windows
7 32 (25.40%) Python
8 31 (24.60%) Oracle Database
9 27 (21.43%) Solaris
10 26 (20.63%) UNIX
11 25 (19.84%) SAN
11 25 (19.84%) DevOps
12 23 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (16.67%) HP
13 21 (16.67%) SQL
14 20 (15.87%) Perl
14 20 (15.87%) ITIL
15 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (15.08%) Java
15 19 (15.08%) Jenkins
16 18 (14.29%) Apache
16 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (13.49%) Web Services
17 17 (13.49%) Configuration Management
18 16 (12.70%) IBM
19 15 (11.90%) NetApp
19 15 (11.90%) Tomcat
19 15 (11.90%) Data Centre
20 14 (11.11%) MySQL

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (14.29%) Apache
2 15 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.73%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.35%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.56%) JBoss
6 6 (4.76%) IIS
6 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.97%) Confluence
8 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.59%) NetWeaver
10 2 (1.59%) nginx
11 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.79%) Eikon
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.79%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.79%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.79%) Route 53
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.84%) SAN
2 8 (6.35%) Firewall
3 6 (4.76%) Internet
3 6 (4.76%) SSL
4 5 (3.97%) DNS
5 4 (3.17%) LAN
5 4 (3.17%) HTTP
6 3 (2.38%) Multicast
6 3 (2.38%) WAN
6 3 (2.38%) FTP
7 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.59%) VLAN
7 2 (1.59%) NAS
7 2 (1.59%) AMQP
8 1 (0.79%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.79%) IPsec
8 1 (0.79%) DMZ
8 1 (0.79%) LDAP
8 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.60%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.11%) MySQL
3 12 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.97%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Navigator
8 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.59%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.59%) Big Data
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.11%) Subversion
2 14 (11.11%) Maven
3 12 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.73%) JIRA
5 7 (5.56%) Ant
6 6 (4.76%) Gradle
7 5 (3.97%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.38%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.38%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.38%) Hudson
8 3 (2.38%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.59%) JUnit
9 2 (1.59%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.59%) Selenium
9 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.59%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.59%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 38 (30.16%) Finance
2 14 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (3.17%) Legal
3 4 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (15.87%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (8.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (7.14%) Administrator
5 8 (6.35%) Architect
5 8 (6.35%) Developer
6 7 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (5.56%) DBA
7 6 (4.76%) Analyst
7 6 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Linux Specialist
8 5 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.17%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.49%) Web Services
2 13 (10.32%) Middleware
3 7 (5.56%) HTML
4 6 (4.76%) Java EE
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (3.97%) EJB
6 4 (3.17%) Swing
6 4 (3.17%) XML
6 4 (3.17%) .NET
6 4 (3.17%) Rendezvous
6 4 (3.17%) JAXB
6 4 (3.17%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.17%) LAMP
6 4 (3.17%) Django
7 3 (2.38%) Spring
7 3 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.38%) Struts
8 2 (1.59%) JMS
8 2 (1.59%) JSP
8 2 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.73%) Clustering
4 4 (3.17%) Replication
5 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.38%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.59%) CMDB
7 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 107 (84.92%) Linux
2 35 (27.78%) Windows
3 27 (21.43%) Solaris
4 26 (20.63%) UNIX
5 10 (7.94%) CentOS
6 6 (4.76%) AIX
6 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.17%) SUSE
8 4 (3.17%) Debian
8 4 (3.17%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.79%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) DevOps
2 20 (15.87%) ITIL
3 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.49%) Configuration Management
6 12 (9.52%) Project Management
7 10 (7.94%) Migration
8 9 (7.14%) SDLC
9 7 (5.56%) Open Source
10 6 (4.76%) Scrum
10 6 (4.76%) Release Management
10 6 (4.76%) Capacity Management
10 6 (4.76%) Low Latency
11 5 (3.97%) Server Building
11 5 (3.97%) Electronic Trading
11 5 (3.97%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.97%) TDD
11 5 (3.97%) SOA
12 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.40%) Python
2 21 (16.67%) SQL
3 20 (15.87%) Perl
4 19 (15.08%) Java
5 12 (9.52%) Ruby
5 12 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.14%) PHP
7 7 (5.56%) C
8 6 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.17%) C++
10 3 (2.38%) Groovy
11 2 (1.59%) VB
11 2 (1.59%) ABAP
11 2 (1.59%) XQuery
11 2 (1.59%) Korn
12 1 (0.79%) C-shell
12 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.79%) C#
12 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
2 5 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.17%) MCSE
4 3 (2.38%) Degree
4 3 (2.38%) CCIE
4 3 (2.38%) CCNP
4 3 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.59%) MCSA
5 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) VCAP
6 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.79%) MCITP
6 1 (0.79%) RHCA
6 1 (0.79%) CCA
6 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CCEA
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (6.35%) Docker
2 8 (6.35%) KVM
3 7 (5.56%) vSphere
4 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.97%) Varnish
5 5 (3.97%) GPFS
6 4 (3.17%) Ceph
7 3 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.38%) Gluster
7 3 (2.38%) Firmware
8 2 (1.59%) NFS
8 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.59%) RHEV
9 1 (0.79%) Corosync
9 1 (0.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (30.16%) Puppet
2 8 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.35%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (5.56%) Data Guard
4 6 (4.76%) Tivoli
4 6 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.97%) Nagios
6 4 (3.17%) yum
6 4 (3.17%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (3.17%) Ansible
7 3 (2.38%) Cobbler
7 3 (2.38%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.59%) Legato
8 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.59%) Control-M
8 2 (1.59%) OpenView
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.59%) SCCM
8 2 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (76.19%) Red Hat
2 45 (35.71%) VMware
3 44 (34.92%) Oracle
4 21 (16.67%) HP
5 16 (12.70%) IBM
6 15 (11.90%) NetApp
7 14 (11.11%) Cisco
8 13 (10.32%) EMC
9 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
10 8 (6.35%) Veritas
11 6 (4.76%) Sybase
11 6 (4.76%) Splunk
12 5 (3.97%) Hitachi
12 5 (3.97%) BMC
13 4 (3.17%) TIBCO
13 4 (3.17%) Reuters
13 4 (3.17%) Citrix
14 3 (2.38%) 3PAR
14 3 (2.38%) WorldPay
14 3 (2.38%) Symantec
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