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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 70 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 25 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.63% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.49% 1.23% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 0
Average daily rate £388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £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 £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
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
334 324 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.73% 22.58% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 143 158
Average daily rate £313 £340 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +209.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £120 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 70
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Derbyshire -1 12 £425 +13.33% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 7 £253 -34.70% 5
Northamptonshire - 4 £359 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 42 (84.00%) Red Hat
3 38 (76.00%) Unix
4 32 (64.00%) Oracle
5 26 (52.00%) VMware
6 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (46.00%) Solaris
7 23 (46.00%) Shell Script
8 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 19 (38.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 19 (38.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 19 (38.00%) SAN
9 19 (38.00%) Veritas
9 19 (38.00%) HP
10 18 (36.00%) Sun
10 18 (36.00%) Perl
10 18 (36.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 18 (36.00%) Veritas File System
10 18 (36.00%) Software Packaging
10 18 (36.00%) Korn
10 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
10 18 (36.00%) High Availability
11 17 (34.00%) Windows
12 16 (32.00%) Opsware
13 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
14 14 (28.00%) SAP
14 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
15 12 (24.00%) Java
15 12 (24.00%) Degree
15 12 (24.00%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (14.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) ADSL
4 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.00%) IPsec
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) Multicast
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Subversion
2 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (14.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Billing
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Architect
2 11 (22.00%) Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Designer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Solaris Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Solr Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.00%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) AIX Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) Software Packaging
2 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) SAP Basis
4 3 (6.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (4.00%) BAPI
5 2 (4.00%) Middleware
5 2 (4.00%) REST
5 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.00%) WSDL
5 2 (4.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) XSD
6 1 (2.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) DataPower
3 2 (4.00%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 38 (76.00%) Unix
3 23 (46.00%) Solaris
4 19 (38.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 17 (34.00%) Windows
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.00%) AIX
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.00%) SUSE
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.00%) HPUX
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) High Availability
2 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (12.00%) ArchiMate
5 6 (12.00%) CRM
5 6 (12.00%) Data Security
5 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (12.00%) OO
5 6 (12.00%) Release Management
5 6 (12.00%) UML
5 6 (12.00%) Web Design
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) B2B
7 2 (4.00%) B2C
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL
7 2 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Shell Script
2 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
2 18 (36.00%) Korn
2 18 (36.00%) Perl
3 12 (24.00%) Java
4 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (12.00%) AWK
7 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) Degree
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (38.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 18 (36.00%) Veritas File System
3 18 (36.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Firmware
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.00%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Red Hat
2 32 (64.00%) Oracle
3 26 (52.00%) VMware
4 19 (38.00%) HP
4 19 (38.00%) Veritas
5 18 (36.00%) Sun
6 16 (32.00%) Opsware
7 14 (28.00%) SAP
8 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (10.00%) hybris
11 4 (8.00%) IBM
12 3 (6.00%) EMC
13 2 (4.00%) Lotus
14 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
14 1 (2.00%) Cisco
14 1 (2.00%) Endeca
14 1 (2.00%) F5
14 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
14 1 (2.00%) webMethods