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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 154 149 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 37 53 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.88% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.20% 4.16% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 44
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £353 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
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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
1156 1273 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.81% 21.16% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 889 878
Average daily rate £413 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 85
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £25.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 108 (98.18%) Linux
2 86 (78.18%) Red Hat
3 39 (35.45%) UNIX
4 38 (34.55%) Finance
5 37 (33.64%) VMware
5 37 (33.64%) Windows
6 32 (29.09%) Solaris
7 31 (28.18%) Oracle
8 29 (26.36%) SAN
9 27 (24.55%) Perl
9 27 (24.55%) Puppet
10 25 (22.73%) Banking
11 24 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (19.09%) Python
13 20 (18.18%) Java
13 20 (18.18%) HP
13 20 (18.18%) EMC
14 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
14 19 (17.27%) SQL
14 19 (17.27%) CentOS
15 18 (16.36%) MySQL
16 17 (15.45%) Tomcat
16 17 (15.45%) Ubuntu
16 17 (15.45%) Replication
17 16 (14.55%) DNS
17 16 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (13.64%) Git (software)
18 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
18 15 (13.64%) Middleware
18 15 (13.64%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (15.45%) Tomcat
2 15 (13.64%) Apache
3 12 (10.91%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.27%) JBoss
5 7 (6.36%) MS Exchange
5 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.91%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.91%) IIS
8 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.91%) Documentum
8 1 (0.91%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.91%) nginx
8 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Office
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Project
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.91%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.91%) Route 53
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.91%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.36%) SAN
2 16 (14.55%) DNS
3 10 (9.09%) Firewall
4 7 (6.36%) Internet
4 7 (6.36%) NAS
5 6 (5.45%) DHCP
5 6 (5.45%) FTP
5 6 (5.45%) HTTP
6 5 (4.55%) SSL
6 5 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.55%) VLAN
7 4 (3.64%) iSCSI
7 4 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.73%) Multicast
9 2 (1.82%) LDAP
9 2 (1.82%) VPN
10 1 (0.91%) IPv6
10 1 (0.91%) SMTP
10 1 (0.91%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) MySQL
2 14 (12.73%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.45%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.82%) DB2
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Navigator
9 1 (0.91%) OLTP
9 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (10.00%) Maven
3 6 (5.45%) Selenium
4 4 (3.64%) Subversion
5 3 (2.73%) Ant
6 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.82%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.91%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.91%) JUnit
7 1 (0.91%) JIRA
7 1 (0.91%) jMock
7 1 (0.91%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.91%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.91%) Gradle
7 1 (0.91%) Grunt
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 25 (22.73%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Front Office
5 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (13.64%) Administrator
2 14 (12.73%) Analyst
3 13 (11.82%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (8.18%) DBA
6 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Server Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.45%) UNIX Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) Server Support
8 5 (4.55%) Server Support Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) Middleware
2 10 (9.09%) LAMP
3 9 (8.18%) Web Services
4 8 (7.27%) .NET
5 5 (4.55%) XML
6 4 (3.64%) MCollective
6 4 (3.64%) Java EE
7 3 (2.73%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.73%) XSLT
7 3 (2.73%) HTML
8 2 (1.82%) Grails
8 2 (1.82%) Spring
8 2 (1.82%) JSF
8 2 (1.82%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.82%) Struts
8 2 (1.82%) Swing
8 2 (1.82%) DHTML
8 2 (1.82%) JSP
8 2 (1.82%) JAXB
8 2 (1.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.45%) Replication
2 13 (11.82%) Clustering
3 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Open Source
4 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.91%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.91%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.91%) Derivative
6 1 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.91%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.91%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 108 (98.18%) Linux
2 39 (35.45%) UNIX
3 37 (33.64%) Windows
4 32 (29.09%) Solaris
5 19 (17.27%) CentOS
6 17 (15.45%) Ubuntu
7 16 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.55%) AIX
10 4 (3.64%) SUSE
11 3 (2.73%) Debian
11 3 (2.73%) Fedora
11 3 (2.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.82%) VMS
12 2 (1.82%) HPUX
13 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.73%) ITIL
2 14 (12.73%) Configuration Management
2 14 (12.73%) DevOps
3 9 (8.18%) Migration
3 9 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (5.45%) Load Balancing
4 6 (5.45%) Change Management
5 5 (4.55%) Project Management
5 5 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 5 (4.55%) Kanban
5 5 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (3.64%) High Availability
7 3 (2.73%) UML
7 3 (2.73%) OO
7 3 (2.73%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.73%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (2.73%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.55%) Perl
2 21 (19.09%) Python
3 20 (18.18%) Java
4 19 (17.27%) SQL
5 15 (13.64%) Ruby
6 12 (10.91%) Bash Shell
7 11 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (7.27%) PHP
9 6 (5.45%) C++
10 5 (4.55%) C
11 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.82%) Groovy
13 2 (1.82%) XQuery
14 1 (0.91%) ABAP
14 1 (0.91%) Jython
14 1 (0.91%) Korn
14 1 (0.91%) BeanShell
14 1 (0.91%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
1 8 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.36%) MCSE
3 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.64%) CCIE
4 4 (3.64%) CCNP
5 3 (2.73%) CCNA
5 3 (2.73%) RHCE
5 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.73%) MCITP
5 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.73%) RHCT
6 1 (0.91%) MCT
6 1 (0.91%) Degree
6 1 (0.91%) NCDA
6 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 24 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.18%) XenApp
4 7 (6.36%) NFS
5 6 (5.45%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (4.55%) RHEV
6 5 (4.55%) KVM
7 4 (3.64%) Platform Symphony
7 4 (3.64%) Veritas File System
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.91%) Firmware
10 1 (0.91%) Squid
10 1 (0.91%) Xen
10 1 (0.91%) vSphere
10 1 (0.91%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (24.55%) Puppet
2 9 (8.18%) Nagios
3 7 (6.36%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.45%) Ansible
4 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 6 (5.45%) Cobbler
5 5 (4.55%) Data Guard
5 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.64%) ZABBIX
6 4 (3.64%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.64%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.73%) Control-M
7 3 (2.73%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (2.73%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (2.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.82%) logstash
8 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.82%) OpenView
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 86 (78.18%) Red Hat
2 37 (33.64%) VMware
3 31 (28.18%) Oracle
4 20 (18.18%) HP
4 20 (18.18%) EMC
5 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.91%) Sybase
7 11 (10.00%) IBM
8 10 (9.09%) Citrix
9 9 (8.18%) Cisco
10 8 (7.27%) NetApp
10 8 (7.27%) Veritas
10 8 (7.27%) Hitachi
11 6 (5.45%) DataSynapse
12 5 (4.55%) Sun
12 5 (4.55%) Symantec
12 5 (4.55%) Splunk
13 3 (2.73%) TIBCO
13 3 (2.73%) Sophos
13 3 (2.73%) SolarWinds
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