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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 74 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.25% 0.85% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.12% 4.13% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +115.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £430 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +38.46%
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
371 339 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.38% 20.50% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 167 118
Average daily rate £325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £105 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 46 67
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Nottinghamshire +15 7 £430 +22.85%
Leicestershire - 4 £463 -
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (40.00%) Rackspace
4 11 (36.67%) Subversion
5 10 (33.33%) CentOS
5 10 (33.33%) UNIX
6 9 (30.00%) XML
6 9 (30.00%) MySQL
7 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (26.67%) PHP
7 8 (26.67%) Apache
7 8 (26.67%) Solaris
7 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (26.67%) RESTful
7 8 (26.67%) Ajax
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
8 7 (23.33%) Symfony
8 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) Rackspace Cloud
8 7 (23.33%) IBM
8 7 (23.33%) SAP
8 7 (23.33%) Windows
9 6 (20.00%) SSL
9 6 (20.00%) Migration
9 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (20.00%) CakePHP
9 6 (20.00%) JSON
9 6 (20.00%) VMware
9 6 (20.00%) SSH

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SSL
1 6 (20.00%) SSH
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) NAS
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) HTTP
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.00%) DB2
4 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
3 3 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
2 7 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) Ajax
2 8 (26.67%) jQuery
2 8 (26.67%) RESTful
3 7 (23.33%) Symfony
4 6 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 6 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) XSD
5 1 (3.33%) WSDL
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.33%) BAPI
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) DataPower
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 10 (33.33%) CentOS
3 8 (26.67%) Solaris
4 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) SUSE
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) BPMN
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.33%) SIEM
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (26.67%) PHP
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) GIAC
2 1 (3.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (3.33%) ISSEP
2 1 (3.33%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
1 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (40.00%) Rackspace
3 7 (23.33%) SAP
3 7 (23.33%) IBM
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) Veritas
6 3 (10.00%) Sun
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco
8 1 (3.33%) Software AG
8 1 (3.33%) webMethods
8 1 (3.33%) Talend