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 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 99 123 100
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 29 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.13% 0.22% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.45% 0.78% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £415 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +84.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £415 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £415 £299
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
651 642 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.45% 28.15% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 302 259
Average daily rate £300 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 113 107
Average hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £38.80 £37.50
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 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 30 January 2015.

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 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
Cambridgeshire - 18 £189 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 7 £475 - 2
Essex +8 3 £350 - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 43 (95.56%) Linux
2 29 (64.44%) VMware
3 26 (57.78%) Windows
4 22 (48.89%) Red Hat
5 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (35.56%) CentOS
7 13 (28.89%) HP
7 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
9 11 (24.44%) Oracle
10 10 (22.22%) UNIX
10 10 (22.22%) DNS
10 10 (22.22%) Puppet
11 8 (17.78%) Citrix
11 8 (17.78%) SQL
12 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X
12 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (15.56%) DHCP
12 7 (15.56%) Clustering
12 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (13.33%) vSphere
13 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
13 6 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
13 6 (13.33%) Replication
13 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (13.33%) Finance
13 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
14 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Lync
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) DNS
2 7 (15.56%) DHCP
3 4 (8.89%) SAN
3 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) VPN
3 4 (8.89%) Firewall
4 3 (6.67%) LDAP
4 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.44%) LAN
5 2 (4.44%) SSH
6 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) ISDN
6 1 (2.22%) HTTP
6 1 (2.22%) MPLS
6 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Desktop Support
3 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Customer Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) OSS Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) SOAP
1 3 (6.67%) MSMQ
1 3 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.22%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Clustering
2 6 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Online Games
3 3 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Handset
4 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) CentOS
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.22%) UNIX
6 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.11%) VMS
8 3 (6.67%) Debian
8 3 (6.67%) Solaris
8 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (4.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (4.44%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.22%) AIX
10 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) Workflow
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.89%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Korn
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.67%) MCSE
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.22%) RHCE
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.33%) vSphere
5 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.67%) NFS
6 3 (6.67%) vCloud
7 2 (4.44%) XenApp
7 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.22%) Firmware
8 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) Nagios
2 5 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (8.89%) SCCM
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
4 3 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) VMware
2 22 (48.89%) Red Hat
3 13 (28.89%) HP
3 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (24.44%) Oracle
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco
6 5 (11.11%) Dell
7 3 (6.67%) McAfee
7 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.67%) Clearswift
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
8 2 (4.44%) Brocade
8 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.22%) BT
9 1 (2.22%) Sophos
9 1 (2.22%) SAP
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Nokia
9 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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