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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 135 121 154
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 65 90 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.21% 1.52% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.39% 6.73% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 70 51
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£425 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £605 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
London

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
1205 1338 1601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.38% 22.62% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 980 1068
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 58 79
Average hourly rate £16.95 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.37% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.97 £122.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 124 (86.11%) Linux
2 112 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 52 (36.11%) Puppet
4 49 (34.03%) Windows
5 45 (31.25%) Oracle
6 43 (29.86%) VMware
7 42 (29.17%) Finance
8 34 (23.61%) UNIX
8 34 (23.61%) DevOps
9 31 (21.53%) SAN
10 28 (19.44%) Python
10 28 (19.44%) Oracle Database
11 26 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (16.67%) Solaris
13 23 (15.97%) Configuration Management
14 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (15.28%) Banking
14 22 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (14.58%) Data Centre
15 21 (14.58%) Microsoft
15 21 (14.58%) Apache
16 20 (13.89%) HP
16 20 (13.89%) Bash Shell
17 19 (13.19%) Perl
18 18 (12.50%) Jenkins
18 18 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (11.81%) Subversion
20 16 (11.11%) Ruby
20 16 (11.11%) Migration
20 16 (11.11%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (14.58%) Apache
2 13 (9.03%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.03%) WebLogic
3 10 (6.94%) OpenStack
4 8 (5.56%) Confluence
4 8 (5.56%) IIS
5 5 (3.47%) JBoss
5 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.47%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.78%) SAS
6 4 (2.78%) nginx
6 4 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.39%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.69%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.69%) RMDS
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.69%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.17%) IaaS
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.08%) GitHub
5 2 (1.39%) Office 365
5 2 (1.39%) SaaS
6 1 (0.69%) PaaS
6 1 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.69%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.53%) SAN
2 16 (11.11%) DNS
3 10 (6.94%) Internet
3 10 (6.94%) Firewall
4 8 (5.56%) NAS
4 8 (5.56%) AMQP
4 8 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.17%) SSL
5 6 (4.17%) LDAP
6 4 (2.78%) DHCP
6 4 (2.78%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.08%) HTTP
8 2 (1.39%) SNMP
8 2 (1.39%) LAN
8 2 (1.39%) OSPF
8 2 (1.39%) BGP
8 2 (1.39%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.39%) SNA
8 2 (1.39%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.44%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.64%) MySQL
2 11 (7.64%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.56%) Big Data
5 8 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.08%) PowerCenter
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.08%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 17 (11.81%) Subversion
3 15 (10.42%) JIRA
4 14 (9.72%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.47%) Gradle
6 5 (3.47%) Maven
6 5 (3.47%) Ant
7 4 (2.78%) JUnit
7 4 (2.78%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.39%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.69%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.69%) Hudson
9 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.69%) Selenium
9 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (29.17%) Finance
2 22 (15.28%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.47%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (1.39%) Front Office
6 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (13.19%) Administrator
3 17 (11.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (9.72%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (7.64%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (6.25%) Architect
7 8 (5.56%) Developer
7 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
9 6 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.17%) DBA
9 6 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (3.47%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (3.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.47%) Analyst
11 4 (2.78%) Support Analyst
11 4 (2.78%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.03%) Web Services
1 13 (9.03%) Middleware
2 10 (6.94%) JMS
3 9 (6.25%) .NET
4 7 (4.86%) HTML
5 6 (4.17%) JSON
5 6 (4.17%) EJB
5 6 (4.17%) HTML5
6 5 (3.47%) Java EE
6 5 (3.47%) jQuery
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.78%) CSS3
7 4 (2.78%) D3.js
7 4 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.78%) CSS
8 3 (2.08%) J2EE
8 3 (2.08%) LAMP
8 3 (2.08%) WPF
9 2 (1.39%) MCollective
9 2 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.94%) Clustering
4 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.08%) Replication
6 2 (1.39%) PMI
6 2 (1.39%) CMDB
6 2 (1.39%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.69%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 124 (86.11%) Linux
2 49 (34.03%) Windows
3 34 (23.61%) UNIX
4 24 (16.67%) Solaris
5 14 (9.72%) CentOS
6 9 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 8 (5.56%) Debian
8 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.08%) SUSE
10 3 (2.08%) AIX
11 2 (1.39%) HPUX
11 2 (1.39%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.69%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.61%) DevOps
2 23 (15.97%) Configuration Management
3 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (11.11%) Migration
5 14 (9.72%) Scrum
5 14 (9.72%) ITIL
6 13 (9.03%) Open Source
7 12 (8.33%) Project Management
8 10 (6.94%) Software Engineering
8 10 (6.94%) SDLC
9 8 (5.56%) TDD
9 8 (5.56%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.86%) Low Latency
11 6 (4.17%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.17%) OO
12 5 (3.47%) Service Management
12 5 (3.47%) Release Management
12 5 (3.47%) Demand Management
12 5 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) Python
2 20 (13.89%) Bash Shell
3 19 (13.19%) Perl
4 16 (11.11%) Ruby
5 15 (10.42%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.64%) Java
6 11 (7.64%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.94%) SQL
8 8 (5.56%) PHP
9 7 (4.86%) Korn
10 6 (4.17%) C#
11 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.08%) C
12 3 (2.08%) VB
13 2 (1.39%) Tcl
13 2 (1.39%) C++
13 2 (1.39%) VBScript
14 1 (0.69%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.69%) C-shell
14 1 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.94%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.78%) RHCE
5 3 (2.08%) Degree
6 2 (1.39%) VCAP
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.39%) CCSA
6 2 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.39%) MCSA
6 2 (1.39%) CCIE
6 2 (1.39%) CCNP
6 2 (1.39%) CCIP
6 2 (1.39%) CCNA
6 2 (1.39%) CCDA
7 1 (0.69%) CCA
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCEA
7 1 (0.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.94%) Docker
3 9 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (5.56%) KVM
5 7 (4.86%) vSphere
5 7 (4.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.47%) GPFS
8 4 (2.78%) Ceph
8 4 (2.78%) Varnish
8 4 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.08%) XenApp
9 3 (2.08%) Firmware
9 3 (2.08%) NFS
9 3 (2.08%) Gluster
9 3 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.39%) Squid
10 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 52 (36.11%) Puppet
2 15 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.56%) Ansible
4 7 (4.86%) Vagrant
4 7 (4.86%) Data Guard
4 7 (4.86%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.47%) Nagios
6 4 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (2.78%) yum
6 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (2.08%) BladeLogic
7 3 (2.08%) OpenView
7 3 (2.08%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.39%) Control-M
8 2 (1.39%) Legato
8 2 (1.39%) SCCM
8 2 (1.39%) SCOM
8 2 (1.39%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 112 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 45 (31.25%) Oracle
3 43 (29.86%) VMware
4 21 (14.58%) Microsoft
5 20 (13.89%) HP
6 15 (10.42%) Cisco
6 15 (10.42%) IBM
7 10 (6.94%) EMC
8 9 (6.25%) NetApp
9 8 (5.56%) Veritas
9 8 (5.56%) Atlassian
10 7 (4.86%) BMC
11 6 (4.17%) Sybase
11 6 (4.17%) Symantec
11 6 (4.17%) Rackspace
12 5 (3.47%) WorldPay
12 5 (3.47%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.47%) Hitachi
12 5 (3.47%) Citrix
13 3 (2.08%) Informatica
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