The table below looks at the statistics 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 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 82 93 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.83% 0.26% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 1.06% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
Average daily rate
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£391 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 - £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £353
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+47.21% -11.94%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
364 377 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.53% 24.34% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 199 121
Average daily rate £318 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £80 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £354 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 58 82
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.36 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.02% -25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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
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 November 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
Nottinghamshire +8 6 £425 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 28 (84.85%) Linux
2 23 (69.70%) Red Hat
3 22 (66.67%) UNIX
4 16 (48.48%) Solaris
5 15 (45.45%) VMware
6 11 (33.33%) SAN
7 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (27.27%) Migration
8 9 (27.27%) EMC
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle
8 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (24.24%) IBM
9 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
9 8 (24.24%) NAS
10 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
10 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
11 6 (18.18%) Veritas
11 6 (18.18%) NFS
11 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 6 (18.18%) Windows
11 6 (18.18%) ITIL
11 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
12 5 (15.15%) Java
12 5 (15.15%) SQL
12 5 (15.15%) SAP
12 5 (15.15%) DNS
12 5 (15.15%) HP
12 5 (15.15%) Ansible
12 5 (15.15%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
3 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.06%) Lync
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) NAS
3 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) ADSL
6 2 (6.06%) Broadband
7 1 (3.03%) SSH
7 1 (3.03%) Firewall
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) SSL
7 1 (3.03%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (9.09%) Ant
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (24.24%) Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
1 2 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) BAPI
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) Symfony
2 1 (3.03%) CakePHP
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) XSD
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.03%) WSDL
2 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) UNIX
3 16 (48.48%) Solaris
4 6 (18.18%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) CentOS
6 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) AIX
7 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.03%) HPUX
8 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Migration
2 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.06%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) Business Development
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 5 (15.15%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) Groovy
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) GIAC
2 1 (3.03%) ISSAP
2 1 (3.03%) ISSEP
2 1 (3.03%) ISSMP
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.18%) NFS
4 4 (12.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) SRDF
6 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
1 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
3 2 (6.06%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Red Hat
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) EMC
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) Veritas
6 5 (15.15%) SAP
6 5 (15.15%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) Rackspace
7 4 (12.12%) NetApp
7 4 (12.12%) Sun
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.03%) Open Text
9 1 (3.03%) webMethods
9 1 (3.03%) Software AG
9 1 (3.03%) Talend