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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 28 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.46% 4.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.95% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate
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£494 £373 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
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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
59 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 32.24% 26.51% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 18 10
Average daily rate £463 £400 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +34.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £14.33 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
4 12 (75.00%) SAN
4 12 (75.00%) vSphere
5 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (68.75%) SUSE
5 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 11 (68.75%) Dell
5 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (68.75%) IIS
5 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
5 11 (68.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (56.25%) NetApp
6 9 (56.25%) EMC
7 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
10 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (31.25%) Finance
10 5 (31.25%) UNIX
10 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 4 (25.00%) Ansible
11 4 (25.00%) DevOps
11 4 (25.00%) BMC
11 4 (25.00%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (68.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) SAN
2 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) OSPF
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) AS400
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (68.75%) SUSE
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (18.75%) CentOS
6 3 (18.75%) AIX
7 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (68.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Build Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Security Hardening
3 3 (18.75%) Server Building
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) vSphere
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (18.75%) Docker
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Salt
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 11 (68.75%) Dell
4 9 (56.25%) EMC
4 9 (56.25%) NetApp
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) BMC
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) CommVault
8 1 (6.25%) Symantec