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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 145 125 161
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +36
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 66 80 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 1.37% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.40% 6.21% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 62 39
Average daily rate
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£444 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £330 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £623 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.09 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.80% +18.05%
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
1223 1288 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.70% 22.01% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 953 940 985
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 58 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £33.25 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 111 (84.09%) Linux
2 101 (76.52%) Red Hat
3 48 (36.36%) Windows
4 44 (33.33%) Oracle
5 41 (31.06%) Puppet
6 38 (28.79%) VMware
7 35 (26.52%) Finance
8 29 (21.97%) Python
8 29 (21.97%) Oracle Database
9 28 (21.21%) DevOps
10 26 (19.70%) SAN
11 25 (18.94%) UNIX
12 24 (18.18%) Solaris
13 23 (17.42%) Apache
13 23 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (15.91%) Configuration Management
14 21 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
16 19 (14.39%) HP
16 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (12.88%) Jenkins
17 17 (12.88%) JIRA
17 17 (12.88%) IBM
17 17 (12.88%) Subversion
18 16 (12.12%) SQL
18 16 (12.12%) Perl
18 16 (12.12%) Web Services
18 16 (12.12%) Bash Shell
18 16 (12.12%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (17.42%) Apache
2 14 (10.61%) WebLogic
3 13 (9.85%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.58%) IIS
4 10 (7.58%) Confluence
5 9 (6.82%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.79%) JBoss
6 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (3.03%) SAS
8 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.27%) nginx
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.76%) RMDS
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.76%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.27%) IaaS
3 2 (1.52%) Office 365
3 2 (1.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.76%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.70%) SAN
2 12 (9.09%) Firewall
3 10 (7.58%) Internet
4 9 (6.82%) DNS
5 8 (6.06%) SSL
5 8 (6.06%) AMQP
6 7 (5.30%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.03%) HTTP
7 4 (3.03%) Kerberos
7 4 (3.03%) NAS
8 3 (2.27%) DHCP
8 3 (2.27%) LAN
9 2 (1.52%) WAN
9 2 (1.52%) LDAP
9 2 (1.52%) SNMP
9 2 (1.52%) OSPF
9 2 (1.52%) BGP
9 2 (1.52%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.52%) SNA
9 2 (1.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.97%) Oracle Database
2 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.33%) MySQL
4 9 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.06%) Big Data
6 7 (5.30%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (2.27%) PowerCenter
10 3 (2.27%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.76%) WhereScape RED
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Subversion
1 17 (12.88%) JIRA
1 17 (12.88%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.58%) Mercurial
4 8 (6.06%) Maven
5 7 (5.30%) Ant
5 7 (5.30%) Gradle
6 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.03%) JUnit
7 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.27%) Hudson
8 3 (2.27%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.27%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.27%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.76%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.76%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.76%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.76%) NetBeans
General
1 35 (26.52%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Banking
3 5 (3.79%) Legal
4 4 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.52%) Front Office
5 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (9.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (7.58%) Architect
3 10 (7.58%) Developer
3 10 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (6.06%) Administrator
5 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.55%) Analyst
6 6 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (3.79%) DBA
7 5 (3.79%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.79%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 4 (3.03%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.03%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (3.03%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.12%) Web Services
2 13 (9.85%) Middleware
3 11 (8.33%) .NET
4 8 (6.06%) EJB
4 8 (6.06%) JMS
4 8 (6.06%) HTML
5 7 (5.30%) Java EE
6 6 (4.55%) JSON
6 6 (4.55%) HTML5
7 5 (3.79%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (3.79%) jQuery
8 4 (3.03%) CSS3
8 4 (3.03%) D3.js
8 4 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (3.03%) CSS
9 3 (2.27%) Rendezvous
9 3 (2.27%) LAMP
9 3 (2.27%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.27%) WPF
9 3 (2.27%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.06%) Clustering
4 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.52%) CMDB
6 2 (1.52%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.52%) PMI
6 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 111 (84.09%) Linux
2 48 (36.36%) Windows
3 25 (18.94%) UNIX
4 24 (18.18%) Solaris
5 11 (8.33%) CentOS
6 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.55%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.03%) Debian
9 4 (3.03%) AIX
10 3 (2.27%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.52%) HPUX
11 2 (1.52%) SUSE
11 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.76%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) DevOps
2 23 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 15 (11.36%) Migration
4 15 (11.36%) ITIL
5 13 (9.85%) Open Source
6 12 (9.09%) Project Management
6 12 (9.09%) Scrum
7 10 (7.58%) TDD
7 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (7.58%) SDLC
8 8 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.30%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.30%) Release Management
10 6 (4.55%) Low Latency
10 6 (4.55%) OO
11 5 (3.79%) SOA
11 5 (3.79%) User Stories
11 5 (3.79%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) Python
2 16 (12.12%) Perl
2 16 (12.12%) SQL
2 16 (12.12%) Bash Shell
3 15 (11.36%) Java
4 12 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.33%) Ruby
6 10 (7.58%) PHP
7 6 (4.55%) C#
8 5 (3.79%) C
9 4 (3.03%) C++
9 4 (3.03%) Korn
10 3 (2.27%) VB
10 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.52%) Tcl
11 2 (1.52%) VBScript
12 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.76%) ABAP
12 1 (0.76%) Groovy
12 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.58%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.27%) Degree
5 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.52%) VCAP
5 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.52%) RHCE
5 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.52%) CCSA
5 2 (1.52%) MCSA
5 2 (1.52%) CCIE
5 2 (1.52%) CCNP
5 2 (1.52%) CCIP
5 2 (1.52%) CCNA
5 2 (1.52%) CCDA
6 1 (0.76%) CCA
6 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) QA
1 2 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.82%) Docker
3 8 (6.06%) KVM
4 7 (5.30%) vSphere
4 7 (5.30%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (4.55%) Varnish
6 5 (3.79%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.79%) GPFS
7 4 (3.03%) Ceph
8 3 (2.27%) Gluster
8 3 (2.27%) Firmware
8 3 (2.27%) NFS
8 3 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.27%) XenApp
9 2 (1.52%) Squid
9 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.76%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 41 (31.06%) Puppet
2 11 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.30%) Vagrant
3 7 (5.30%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.79%) BladeLogic
4 5 (3.79%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.79%) yum
4 5 (3.79%) Ansible
5 4 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (3.03%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.27%) OpenView
6 3 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.27%) Nagios
7 2 (1.52%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.52%) SCCM
7 2 (1.52%) SCOM
7 2 (1.52%) Legato
7 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 101 (76.52%) Red Hat
2 44 (33.33%) Oracle
3 38 (28.79%) VMware
4 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 19 (14.39%) HP
6 17 (12.88%) IBM
7 14 (10.61%) Cisco
7 14 (10.61%) NetApp
8 12 (9.09%) EMC
9 8 (6.06%) Veritas
9 8 (6.06%) Atlassian
10 7 (5.30%) BMC
11 5 (3.79%) Hitachi
11 5 (3.79%) Citrix
11 5 (3.79%) Symantec
11 5 (3.79%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.79%) Rackspace
11 5 (3.79%) WorldPay
12 4 (3.03%) Informatica
12 4 (3.03%) Sybase
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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