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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 81 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.97% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.40% 4.64% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 10
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £378
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +6.61%
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
341 302 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.90% 20.84% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 125 118
Average daily rate £315 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 70 57
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.21 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £44.60 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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 -6 6 £475 +26.66%
Leicestershire - 6 £283 -
Northamptonshire +3 2 £425 -
Derbyshire -3 1 £333 +8.57%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 25 (73.53%) Red Hat
3 23 (67.65%) Apache
4 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
5 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
7 13 (38.24%) UNIX
8 12 (35.29%) MySQL
8 12 (35.29%) Retail
8 12 (35.29%) Apache Solr
8 12 (35.29%) hybris
9 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (32.35%) Oracle
9 11 (32.35%) SQL
10 10 (29.41%) Java
10 10 (29.41%) DevOps
11 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
11 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (23.53%) Endeca
11 8 (23.53%) Marketing
11 8 (23.53%) Perl
11 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
11 8 (23.53%) B2B
11 8 (23.53%) B2C
11 8 (23.53%) Scrum
11 8 (23.53%) AWK
12 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
12 7 (20.59%) PHP
12 7 (20.59%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 23 (67.65%) Apache
2 12 (35.29%) Apache Solr
3 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
4 6 (17.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
5 4 (11.76%) JBoss
6 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (5.88%) Commerce Server
7 1 (2.94%) iPlanet
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SMS
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.71%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 4 (11.76%) SMTP
3 4 (11.76%) FTP
3 4 (11.76%) HTTP
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.94%) NAS
6 1 (2.94%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.65%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (35.29%) Retail
2 8 (23.53%) Marketing
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) AWS Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) jQuery
1 6 (17.65%) HTML5
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
1 6 (17.65%) CSS3
2 3 (8.82%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) OSGi
3 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) UNIX
3 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) HPUX
5 1 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
4 10 (29.41%) DevOps
5 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (23.53%) B2B
5 8 (23.53%) B2C
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Analytics
7 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
8 4 (11.76%) Load Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.76%) Patch Management
9 2 (5.88%) Server Building
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
10 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) Perl
3 8 (23.53%) AWK
3 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby
4 7 (20.59%) PHP
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.94%) KVM
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (17.65%) Zenoss
3 4 (11.76%) Puppet
3 4 (11.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Red Hat
2 12 (35.29%) hybris
3 11 (32.35%) Oracle
4 8 (23.53%) Endeca
5 6 (17.65%) Google
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) Adobe
6 1 (2.94%) Sun
6 1 (2.94%) Veritas
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.94%) F5