The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dorset region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 25 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.32% 0.86% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.84% 3.45% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£475 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 58 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.19% 25.00% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 46
Average daily rate £400 £313 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £110 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.75 £15.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -61.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.30 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Dorset region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) sed
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
7 1 (11.11%) vSphere
7 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
7 1 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (11.11%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) sed
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) VMware