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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 105 118 145
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +27
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 54 85 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.61% 1.51% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.70% 7.35% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 52
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.17 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+28.55% -13.57%
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
701 1156 1247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.91% 20.51% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 881 921
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (80.90%) Red Hat
3 42 (47.19%) Unix
4 36 (40.45%) Finance
5 34 (38.20%) Puppet
6 29 (32.58%) Oracle
7 26 (29.21%) Python
8 25 (28.09%) ITIL
9 24 (26.97%) VMware
9 24 (26.97%) Windows
10 20 (22.47%) Perl
10 20 (22.47%) Banking
11 18 (20.22%) Java
11 18 (20.22%) DevOps
12 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
12 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (16.85%) Migration
13 15 (16.85%) SQL
13 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
13 15 (16.85%) SAN
13 15 (16.85%) Ansible
14 14 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (15.73%) Solaris
14 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
15 13 (14.61%) Veritas
15 13 (14.61%) Bash Shell
15 13 (14.61%) Change Control
15 13 (14.61%) Jenkins

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (8.99%) Apache
1 8 (8.99%) JBoss
1 8 (8.99%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.62%) IIS
3 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.37%) SAS
5 3 (3.37%) Zimbra
6 2 (2.25%) CloudStack
6 2 (2.25%) Confluence
6 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.12%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.12%) FileNet
7 1 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.12%) nginx
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) SPSS
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Documaker
2 1 (1.12%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) SAN
2 11 (12.36%) DNS
3 8 (8.99%) NAS
4 6 (6.74%) Firewall
4 6 (6.74%) LDAP
5 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.37%) HTTP
6 3 (3.37%) Internet
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.25%) FTP
7 2 (2.25%) SMTP
8 1 (1.12%) AMQP
8 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.12%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.11%) MySQL
4 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.25%) Big Data
7 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.12%) DB2
8 1 (1.12%) GIS
8 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.49%) JIRA
3 4 (4.49%) Maven
3 4 (4.49%) Subversion
3 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.25%) Gradle
5 2 (2.25%) jMock
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
6 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (40.45%) Finance
2 20 (22.47%) Banking
3 7 (7.87%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Front Office
5 2 (2.25%) Publishing
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) Administrator
2 25 (28.09%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (19.10%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (16.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (14.61%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 8 (8.99%) Unix Administrator
8 7 (7.87%) DBA
8 7 (7.87%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (6.74%) Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior DBA
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 3 (3.37%) AWS Engineer
12 3 (3.37%) Broadcast Engineer
12 3 (3.37%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
1 6 (6.74%) Middleware
2 5 (5.62%) Web Services
3 4 (4.49%) Java EE
4 3 (3.37%) HTML
4 3 (3.37%) HTML5
4 3 (3.37%) LAMP
4 3 (3.37%) WebCenter
5 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.25%) CSS
5 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.25%) JMS
5 2 (2.25%) jQuery
5 2 (2.25%) JSON
5 2 (2.25%) JTA
5 2 (2.25%) JTS
5 2 (2.25%) Murex MxML
5 2 (2.25%) REST
5 2 (2.25%) Spring
5 2 (2.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Clustering
1 10 (11.24%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.11%) Replication
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.25%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) CMDB
7 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.12%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.12%) DataPower
7 1 (1.12%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.12%) Equities
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.12%) PKI
7 1 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (47.19%) Unix
3 24 (26.97%) Windows
4 14 (15.73%) Solaris
5 12 (13.48%) Windows Server
6 10 (11.24%) AIX
7 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (8.99%) CentOS
9 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.37%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.37%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (3.37%) SUSE
10 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.25%) Debian
11 2 (2.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) ITIL
2 18 (20.22%) DevOps
3 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
3 15 (16.85%) Migration
4 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.61%) Change Control
5 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (12.36%) High Availability
7 10 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.99%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.74%) Change Management
9 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.62%) Low Latency
10 5 (5.62%) Scrum
11 4 (4.49%) Analytics
11 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) Python
2 20 (22.47%) Perl
3 18 (20.22%) Java
4 15 (16.85%) SQL
5 13 (14.61%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.24%) PHP
7 8 (8.99%) Ruby
8 7 (7.87%) C
8 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.37%) SystemTap
11 2 (2.25%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (2.25%) C#
11 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.12%) Go
12 1 (1.12%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) RHCE
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.62%) RHCA
3 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) Degree
4 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.37%) CCNA
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.37%) IBM Certification
5 3 (3.37%) MCITP
5 3 (3.37%) MCSE
5 3 (3.37%) MCTS
5 3 (3.37%) OCP
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.12%) NCDA
7 1 (1.12%) NCIE
7 1 (1.12%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) QA
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (8.99%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (7.87%) KVM
5 6 (6.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (3.37%) Docker
7 3 (3.37%) GPFS
7 3 (3.37%) NFS
7 3 (3.37%) RHEV
7 3 (3.37%) vSphere
7 3 (3.37%) Xen
8 2 (2.25%) GFS2
8 2 (2.25%) GlusterFS
8 2 (2.25%) OCFS2
8 2 (2.25%) Postfix
8 2 (2.25%) Squid
8 2 (2.25%) Varnish
8 2 (2.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (38.20%) Puppet
2 15 (16.85%) Ansible
3 13 (14.61%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.87%) Nagios
5 5 (5.62%) Control-M
6 4 (4.49%) BladeLogic
6 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (3.37%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (3.37%) Data Guard
7 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (2.25%) Cacti
8 2 (2.25%) Salt
8 2 (2.25%) SCOM
8 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 72 (80.90%) Red Hat
2 29 (32.58%) Oracle
3 24 (26.97%) VMware
4 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
5 13 (14.61%) Veritas
6 12 (13.48%) IBM
7 10 (11.24%) HP
8 6 (6.74%) Dell
8 6 (6.74%) NetApp
9 5 (5.62%) EMC
10 4 (4.49%) Sun
10 4 (4.49%) Sybase
11 3 (3.37%) Adobe
11 3 (3.37%) BMC
11 3 (3.37%) Cisco
11 3 (3.37%) Kaspersky
12 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.25%) Brocade
12 2 (2.25%) CommVault
12 2 (2.25%) Fortinet
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