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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 79 93 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.20% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.30% 0.89% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate
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£375 - £381
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
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
307 337 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.79% 22.63% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 160 104
Average daily rate £325 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £70 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 69
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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 30 January 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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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 -1 3 £388 - 2
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (86.36%) UNIX
2 18 (81.82%) Linux
3 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
4 14 (63.64%) Solaris
5 11 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (36.36%) SAN
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) EMC
7 7 (31.82%) Migration
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) NAS
8 6 (27.27%) IBM
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
9 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (18.18%) CentOS
10 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 4 (18.18%) NFS
10 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 4 (18.18%) Veritas
10 4 (18.18%) HP
10 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) NAS
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) ADSL
6 2 (9.09%) Broadband
7 1 (4.55%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Integration Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) UNIX
2 18 (81.82%) Linux
3 14 (63.64%) Solaris
4 4 (18.18%) CentOS
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) HPUX
7 1 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Business Development
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) NFS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) EMC
5 6 (27.27%) IBM
6 4 (18.18%) Veritas
6 4 (18.18%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Sun
8 2 (9.09%) NetApp
9 1 (4.55%) Open Text
9 1 (4.55%) Rackspace