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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 102 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 23 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 0.72% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.34% 2.88% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 1
Average daily rate £463 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% -19.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-46.49% -12.77%
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
530 624 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.29% 24.89% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 297 316
Average daily rate £325 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 123 110
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £37.05 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
Essex +5 14 £488 +39.28% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £386 +16.16% 2
Hertfordshire +4 3 £420 -11.57%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 49 (90.74%) Linux
2 37 (68.52%) Puppet
3 26 (48.15%) Perl
3 26 (48.15%) Red Hat
4 25 (46.30%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 23 (42.59%) Configuration Management
7 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
9 18 (33.33%) SSL
9 18 (33.33%) HTTP
10 17 (31.48%) Unix
11 16 (29.63%) Middleware
11 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (29.63%) Mentoring
12 15 (27.78%) Java
13 13 (24.07%) Scrum
14 12 (22.22%) Oracle
14 12 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (20.37%) Coaching
15 11 (20.37%) Docker
15 11 (20.37%) Open Source
15 11 (20.37%) Solaris
15 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
16 10 (18.52%) TDD
16 10 (18.52%) Subversion
16 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
16 10 (18.52%) SOA
16 10 (18.52%) C
16 10 (18.52%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (12.96%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) JBoss
4 3 (5.56%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) Drupal
5 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.85%) Jetty
6 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Project
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
2 18 (33.33%) HTTP
2 18 (33.33%) SSL
3 7 (12.96%) FTP
4 4 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (3.70%) SpaceWire
5 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.70%) DB2
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.52%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Ant
3 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.70%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.70%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Automotive
2 2 (3.70%) Avionics
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (20.37%) Administrator
3 9 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 8 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (14.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Environment Manager
7 4 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Middleware
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) HTML5
2 7 (12.96%) J2EE
3 6 (11.11%) Ajax
3 6 (11.11%) CSS
3 6 (11.11%) CSS3
3 6 (11.11%) JSON
3 6 (11.11%) REST
4 4 (7.41%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) Django
4 4 (7.41%) Play Framework
4 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.85%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.85%) LAMP
6 1 (1.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Biology
2 6 (11.11%) Life Science
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (90.74%) Linux
2 17 (31.48%) Unix
3 11 (20.37%) Solaris
4 9 (16.67%) Windows
5 8 (14.81%) CentOS
5 8 (14.81%) Ubuntu
6 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
8 4 (7.41%) AIX
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Configuration Management
2 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.63%) Mentoring
4 13 (24.07%) Scrum
5 12 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (20.37%) Coaching
6 11 (20.37%) Open Source
7 10 (18.52%) DevOps
7 10 (18.52%) Kanban
7 10 (18.52%) SOA
7 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 10 (18.52%) TDD
7 10 (18.52%) User Stories
8 8 (14.81%) API Design
9 6 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
9 6 (11.11%) Time Management
10 5 (9.26%) ITIL
10 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) Perl
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) C
3 10 (18.52%) Python
4 8 (14.81%) Ruby
5 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (7.41%) Scala
8 2 (3.70%) ANSI C
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.70%) ECSS
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Docker
2 6 (11.11%) GPFS
2 6 (11.11%) NFS
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) Cygwin
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
3 2 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (68.52%) Puppet
2 25 (46.30%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.11%) Ganglia
3 6 (11.11%) Nagios
4 3 (5.56%) Ansible
5 1 (1.85%) Bacula
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Red Hat
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle
3 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.81%) IBM
4 8 (14.81%) VMware
5 5 (9.26%) WSO2
6 3 (5.56%) F5
6 3 (5.56%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) hybris
8 1 (1.85%) Google
8 1 (1.85%) Sun
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