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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 143 149 118
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -31
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 41 51 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 0.88% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.60% 4.43% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 52
Average daily rate
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£425 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £515 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
+7.58% -
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
1140 1150 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.20% 19.82% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 788 832
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 76
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 87 (93.55%) Linux
2 72 (77.42%) Red Hat
3 34 (36.56%) VMware
4 33 (35.48%) Finance
4 33 (35.48%) Windows
5 29 (31.18%) Oracle
6 28 (30.11%) UNIX
7 26 (27.96%) Solaris
8 23 (24.73%) Perl
9 22 (23.66%) SAN
10 21 (22.58%) Python
10 21 (22.58%) Puppet
11 20 (21.51%) Java
12 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (19.35%) HP
14 17 (18.28%) SQL
14 17 (18.28%) Tomcat
15 16 (17.20%) ITIL
16 15 (16.13%) MySQL
16 15 (16.13%) EMC
16 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (16.13%) Banking
16 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
16 15 (16.13%) Oracle Database
17 14 (15.05%) CentOS
17 14 (15.05%) Apache
18 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
18 13 (13.98%) NetApp
18 13 (13.98%) Middleware
18 13 (13.98%) Replication

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (18.28%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.05%) Apache
3 12 (12.90%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.45%) JBoss
5 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 2 (2.15%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.08%) nginx
7 1 (1.08%) Confluence
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Office
2 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.08%) Route 53
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.08%) ElastiCache
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) SAN
2 12 (12.90%) DNS
3 11 (11.83%) Firewall
4 8 (8.60%) Internet
5 7 (7.53%) NAS
6 6 (6.45%) FTP
6 6 (6.45%) HTTP
7 5 (5.38%) SSL
8 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.30%) VLAN
8 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.30%) DHCP
8 4 (4.30%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.23%) Multicast
9 3 (3.23%) LAN
9 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.15%) WAN
10 2 (2.15%) LDAP
11 1 (1.08%) SMTP
11 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) MySQL
1 15 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.15%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.08%) Redis
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.08%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.90%) Maven
2 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.38%) Selenium
3 5 (5.38%) Subversion
4 4 (4.30%) Ant
5 3 (3.23%) Gradle
6 2 (2.15%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.15%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.15%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.15%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.08%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.08%) Hudson
7 1 (1.08%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.08%) jMock
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.08%) JUnit
7 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (35.48%) Finance
2 15 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.08%) Front Office
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (12.90%) Analyst
2 10 (10.75%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (10.75%) Administrator
3 9 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.38%) Developer
6 5 (5.38%) DBA
7 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.30%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Storage Specialist
8 3 (3.23%) Data Storage Specialist
8 3 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Data Centre Specialist
8 3 (3.23%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) Middleware
2 8 (8.60%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) Web Services
3 7 (7.53%) LAMP
4 5 (5.38%) XML
5 4 (4.30%) Rendezvous
6 3 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (3.23%) Java EE
6 3 (3.23%) Django
6 3 (3.23%) XSLT
6 3 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (2.15%) DHTML
7 2 (2.15%) Swing
7 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.15%) Spring
7 2 (2.15%) JSF
7 2 (2.15%) JSP
7 2 (2.15%) JAXB
7 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (2.15%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Replication
1 13 (13.98%) Clustering
2 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) Open Source
4 2 (2.15%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.08%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.08%) Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.08%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.08%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 87 (93.55%) Linux
2 33 (35.48%) Windows
3 28 (30.11%) UNIX
4 26 (27.96%) Solaris
5 14 (15.05%) CentOS
6 12 (12.90%) Ubuntu
7 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.45%) AIX
9 4 (4.30%) SUSE
10 3 (3.23%) Debian
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.15%) Fedora
11 2 (2.15%) HPUX
12 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) ITIL
2 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (11.83%) DevOps
3 11 (11.83%) Configuration Management
3 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.53%) Migration
5 6 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.45%) Change Management
5 6 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.38%) High Availability
6 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 4 (4.30%) Performance Testing
7 4 (4.30%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.30%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (4.30%) Kanban
7 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.23%) UML
9 2 (2.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) Perl
2 21 (22.58%) Python
3 20 (21.51%) Java
4 17 (18.28%) SQL
5 12 (12.90%) Ruby
6 10 (10.75%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.53%) C++
8 6 (6.45%) PHP
8 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.38%) C
10 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.15%) Groovy
11 2 (2.15%) ABAP
11 2 (2.15%) XQuery
12 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.53%) MCSE
3 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.30%) CCIE
4 4 (4.30%) CCNP
4 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.23%) RHCT
5 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.23%) MCITP
5 3 (3.23%) CCNA
5 3 (3.23%) RHCE
6 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) VCP4
6 1 (1.08%) NCDA
6 1 (1.08%) MCT
6 1 (1.08%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.38%) NFS
3 5 (5.38%) VMware ESX
3 5 (5.38%) XenApp
3 5 (5.38%) KVM
4 4 (4.30%) Platform Symphony
4 4 (4.30%) RHEV
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.08%) Corosync
7 1 (1.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.08%) Varnish
7 1 (1.08%) Postfix
7 1 (1.08%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (22.58%) Puppet
2 6 (6.45%) Nagios
3 5 (5.38%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (5.38%) Cobbler
3 5 (5.38%) Ansible
4 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.30%) Data Guard
4 4 (4.30%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (3.23%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (3.23%) BladeLogic
5 3 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.15%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (2.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.15%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.08%) Cacti
7 1 (1.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 72 (77.42%) Red Hat
2 34 (36.56%) VMware
3 29 (31.18%) Oracle
4 18 (19.35%) HP
5 15 (16.13%) EMC
6 13 (13.98%) NetApp
6 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
7 11 (11.83%) IBM
8 9 (9.68%) Cisco
8 9 (9.68%) Sybase
9 6 (6.45%) Citrix
9 6 (6.45%) DataSynapse
9 6 (6.45%) Splunk
10 5 (5.38%) Symantec
10 5 (5.38%) Veritas
11 4 (4.30%) Hitachi
11 4 (4.30%) TIBCO
12 3 (3.23%) Reuters
12 3 (3.23%) Sophos
12 3 (3.23%) Sun
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