The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 23 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.90% 4.90% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.58% 11.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
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£400 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.65% -1.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 43 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 33.57% 42.16% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 7
Average daily rate £350 £430 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Croydon region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) vSphere
3 9 (81.82%) Dell
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (72.73%) SUSE
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (63.64%) NetApp
6 6 (54.55%) EMC
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
7 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (36.36%) Finance
9 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
9 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
9 3 (27.27%) BMC
9 3 (27.27%) UNIX
9 3 (27.27%) HP
9 3 (27.27%) BladeLogic
10 2 (18.18%) Resource Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) AS400
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (72.73%) SUSE
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (72.73%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) vSphere
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) BladeLogic
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Dell
4 7 (63.64%) NetApp
5 6 (54.55%) EMC
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) BMC
7 3 (27.27%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) IBM
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) CommVault
8 2 (18.18%) Symantec