The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 103 119 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 33 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.18% 0.29% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 1.02% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 7
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£325 £373 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +49.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £339 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £407 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +55.34%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
753 683 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.82% 28.38% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 309 267
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £138 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 130 122
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.50 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the East of England region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the East of England region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire - 17 £190 - 3
Hertfordshire +15 11 £475 +43.93% 1
Essex -8 2 £313 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 45 (93.75%) Linux
2 28 (58.33%) VMware
3 26 (54.17%) Windows
4 23 (47.92%) Red Hat
5 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (35.42%) HP
7 15 (31.25%) Puppet
8 14 (29.17%) CentOS
8 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
10 11 (22.92%) Oracle
11 10 (20.83%) Nagios
11 10 (20.83%) DNS
12 9 (18.75%) SQL
12 9 (18.75%) UNIX
13 8 (16.67%) Citrix
13 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
14 7 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (14.58%) Mac OS X
14 7 (14.58%) DHCP
14 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (14.58%) Clustering
15 6 (12.50%) Replication
15 6 (12.50%) Finance
15 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
15 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
15 6 (12.50%) vSphere
15 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.17%) Lync
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) JBoss
5 1 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) DNS
2 7 (14.58%) DHCP
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) VPN
5 3 (6.25%) LDAP
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (6.25%) BIG-IP
5 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.17%) SSH
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) VoIP
7 1 (2.08%) ISDN
7 1 (2.08%) HTTP
7 1 (2.08%) VLAN
7 1 (2.08%) MPLS
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
7 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.08%) MS Access
2 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) VisualVM
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (22.92%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 7 (14.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Customer Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Customer Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (6.25%) OSS Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Platform Architect
8 2 (4.17%) OSS Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) SOAP
1 3 (6.25%) MSMQ
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) REST
2 2 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (2.08%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Clustering
2 6 (12.50%) Replication
3 3 (6.25%) PKI
3 3 (6.25%) Online Games
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Handset
4 1 (2.08%) EPoS
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) Windows
3 14 (29.17%) CentOS
4 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.75%) UNIX
6 7 (14.58%) Mac OS X
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.42%) VMS
8 3 (6.25%) Solaris
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (4.17%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.08%) Debian
10 1 (2.08%) AIX
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (2.08%) DevOps
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.08%) Market Research
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.08%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) Data Security
6 1 (2.08%) Workflow
6 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.42%) Perl
5 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) Korn
7 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) Java
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.25%) MCITP
2 3 (6.25%) MCSE
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) RHCE
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (12.50%) vSphere
5 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.25%) NFS
6 3 (6.25%) vCloud
7 2 (4.17%) XenApp
7 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.08%) Firmware
8 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) Puppet
2 10 (20.83%) Nagios
3 4 (8.33%) SCCM
3 4 (8.33%) SCOM
3 4 (8.33%) NSN NetAct
4 3 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.08%) Opsview
6 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 23 (47.92%) Red Hat
3 17 (35.42%) HP
4 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.92%) Oracle
6 8 (16.67%) Citrix
7 5 (10.42%) Dell
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco
7 5 (10.42%) IBM
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
8 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.25%) McAfee
8 3 (6.25%) Clearswift
9 2 (4.17%) Brocade
9 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.08%) Splunk
10 1 (2.08%) Spiceworks
10 1 (2.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (2.08%) BT
10 1 (2.08%) Sophos
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