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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 95 109 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 38 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.44% 1.11% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.91% 5.07% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £352 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £495 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +4.31%
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
643 691 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.28% 21.99% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 303 226
Average daily rate £338 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £140 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 92 115
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +19 23 £325 -18.75% 4
Hertfordshire +3 10 £375 -
Essex +6 4 £575 +31.42%
Norfolk - 1 £388 -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 46 (69.70%) Red Hat
3 27 (40.91%) VMware
4 24 (36.36%) Windows
5 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.76%) Debian
6 16 (24.24%) Oracle
6 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (24.24%) CentOS
7 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
7 13 (19.70%) DNS
8 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 11 (16.67%) IIS
10 10 (15.15%) ITIL
10 10 (15.15%) UNIX
10 10 (15.15%) DHCP
10 10 (15.15%) Finance
10 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.64%) Project Management
11 9 (13.64%) HP
11 9 (13.64%) LDAP
11 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 9 (13.64%) NSN NetAct
11 9 (13.64%) vSphere
12 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
13 7 (10.61%) SQL
13 7 (10.61%) Citrix
13 7 (10.61%) Mac OS X

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 11 (16.67%) IIS
2 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.55%) Apache
7 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.03%) JBoss
7 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.03%) Lync
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.52%) Zope
8 1 (1.52%) Plone
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) DNS
2 10 (15.15%) DHCP
3 9 (13.64%) LDAP
4 7 (10.61%) SAN
5 5 (7.58%) Firewall
6 3 (4.55%) Internet
6 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.55%) LAN
6 3 (4.55%) WAN
7 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.03%) VPN
7 2 (3.03%) SSH
7 2 (3.03%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.03%) NAS
7 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.52%) VLAN
8 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.52%) HTTP
8 1 (1.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Administrator
2 14 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (21.21%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.64%) Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.64%) Linux Consultant
5 8 (12.12%) Desktop Support
5 8 (12.12%) Customer Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Customer Support Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Support
8 3 (4.55%) OSS Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Web Services
2 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (3.03%) SOAP
3 2 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Replication
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Online Games
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 24 (36.36%) Windows
3 17 (25.76%) Debian
4 16 (24.24%) CentOS
5 10 (15.15%) UNIX
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.61%) Mac OS X
8 5 (7.58%) VMS
9 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (6.06%) AIX
10 3 (4.55%) Solaris
11 2 (3.03%) FreeBSD
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) ITIL
1 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (13.64%) Project Management
3 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.58%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.55%) Workflow
5 3 (4.55%) Migration
5 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.03%) High Availability
6 2 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.03%) Scrum
6 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.06%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.55%) Ruby
6 2 (3.03%) Korn
6 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.03%) MCSE
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) RHCE
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.64%) vSphere
4 7 (10.61%) Terminal Server
5 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.06%) XenApp
5 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) vCloud
6 3 (4.55%) NFS
7 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.52%) Samba
8 1 (1.52%) Firmware
8 1 (1.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) NSN NetAct
2 7 (10.61%) Puppet
3 3 (4.55%) SCOM
3 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.03%) SCCM
5 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 46 (69.70%) Red Hat
2 27 (40.91%) VMware
3 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
4 16 (24.24%) Oracle
5 9 (13.64%) HP
6 7 (10.61%) Citrix
7 6 (9.09%) Cisco
8 4 (6.06%) NetApp
8 4 (6.06%) Dell
9 2 (3.03%) Brocade
9 2 (3.03%) IBM
9 2 (3.03%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.03%) Tealeaf
10 1 (1.52%) SAP
10 1 (1.52%) Nokia
10 1 (1.52%) Veritas
10 1 (1.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.52%) McAfee
10 1 (1.52%) Clearswift
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