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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 28 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.89% 4.35% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.87% 15.79% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Average daily rate £475 £488 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £369 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -5.71%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 20.62% 27.54% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 26
Average daily rate £425 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Puppet
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) CentOS
4 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
5 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) DevOps
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
6 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) ZABBIX
7 6 (42.86%) ServiceNow
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (42.86%) Apache
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) Windows
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Service Management
8 5 (35.71%) Scrum
8 5 (35.71%) VMware
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
9 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 4 (28.57%) MCollective
9 4 (28.57%) Java
9 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 4 (28.57%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.14%) Tuxedo
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Service Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Services Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Support Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Support Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) MCollective
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) CentOS
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (7.14%) SUSE
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
8 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 1 (7.14%) High Availability
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
8 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) GlusterFS
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 7 (50.00%) ZABBIX
3 3 (21.43%) Ansible
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) ServiceNow
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Brocade
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) StorageTek
6 1 (7.14%) Veritas