The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 28 July 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 East Midlands 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 74 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 1.10% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.40% 5.08% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £161
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +124.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £162
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
341 315 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.75% 21.69% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 150 92
Average daily rate £325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 49 65
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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
Northamptonshire - 4 - - 2
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £275 -15.38% 1
Leicestershire -5 1 £425 -2.85% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (48.00%) Subversion
3 11 (44.00%) Rackspace
3 11 (44.00%) MySQL
3 11 (44.00%) XML
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) PHP
4 10 (40.00%) Apache
4 10 (40.00%) CentOS
4 10 (40.00%) RESTful
4 10 (40.00%) Ajax
4 10 (40.00%) jQuery
5 9 (36.00%) Symfony
6 8 (32.00%) CakePHP
6 8 (32.00%) JSON
6 8 (32.00%) SSH
6 8 (32.00%) Rackspace Cloud
6 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (32.00%) SSL
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) SAP
8 6 (24.00%) UNIX
8 6 (24.00%) Migration
8 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (20.00%) Project Management
9 5 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (20.00%) AIX
9 5 (20.00%) HP
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Project Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (40.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SSL
1 8 (32.00%) SSH
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) NAS
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Administrator
1 8 (32.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) Ajax
2 10 (40.00%) jQuery
2 10 (40.00%) RESTful
3 9 (36.00%) Symfony
4 8 (32.00%) CakePHP
4 8 (32.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) XSD
5 1 (4.00%) WSDL
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.00%) BAPI
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) CentOS
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) UNIX
5 5 (20.00%) AIX
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.00%) SUSE
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) IT Governance
5 2 (8.00%) BPMN
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) SIEM
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) CISM
2 1 (4.00%) GIAC
2 1 (4.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (4.00%) ISSEP
2 1 (4.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (8.00%) NFS
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (44.00%) Rackspace
3 6 (24.00%) SAP
4 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Veritas
7 2 (8.00%) Sun
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco
8 1 (4.00%) Software AG
8 1 (4.00%) webMethods
8 1 (4.00%) Talend
Leicestershire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago