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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 127 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 17 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.91% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 3.27% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 16
Average daily rate
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£344 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £330 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £438 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £150.00 £33.38 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+349.43% +32.17%
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
815 673 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.55% 27.82% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 282 302
Average daily rate £350 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £133 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 128 131
Average hourly rate £16.61 £15.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.91% -21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -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 24 October 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 October 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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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
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £338 -3.57% 3
Hertfordshire -30 4 £243 -26.51% 3
Essex -20 1 - - 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 24 October 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 39 (88.64%) Linux
2 30 (68.18%) Red Hat
3 17 (38.64%) Windows
4 15 (34.09%) Oracle
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) HP
5 14 (31.82%) Puppet
6 13 (29.55%) VMware
6 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
6 13 (29.55%) DNS
7 12 (27.27%) DHCP
7 12 (27.27%) Nagios
8 9 (20.45%) IBM
8 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (18.18%) Perl
9 8 (18.18%) SQL
10 7 (15.91%) Apache
10 7 (15.91%) UNIX
10 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
11 6 (13.64%) NSN NetAct
11 6 (13.64%) PKI
11 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
11 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.64%) RHCE
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (11.36%) Firewall
12 5 (11.36%) 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 October 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 7 (15.91%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) IIS
3 4 (9.09%) JBoss
4 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) Firewall
4 4 (9.09%) WAN
5 3 (6.82%) LAN
6 2 (4.55%) LDAP
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) MPLS
7 1 (2.27%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.27%) MS Access
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) VisualVM
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (31.82%) Administrator
3 11 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (20.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) OSS Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Web Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Wintel Support
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) jQuery
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) MSMQ
2 2 (4.55%) LAMP
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) Ajax
3 1 (2.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.27%) RESTful
3 1 (2.27%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) COM+
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) PKI
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) Statistics
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.27%) EPoS
6 1 (2.27%) Handset
6 1 (2.27%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Linux
2 17 (38.64%) Windows
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) UNIX
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.36%) CentOS
7 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.27%) HPUX
8 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) Data Security
3 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) ERP
5 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Market Research
5 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) DevOps
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.27%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) Perl
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (4.55%) Korn
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) RHCE
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.09%) MCITP
3 4 (9.09%) MCSE
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) OCP
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.55%) RHCA
5 1 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (6.82%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.55%) XenApp
5 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.27%) vCloud
6 1 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) Puppet
2 12 (27.27%) Nagios
3 6 (13.64%) NSN NetAct
4 5 (11.36%) SCOM
5 4 (9.09%) SCCM
6 3 (6.82%) Opsview
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
7 2 (4.55%) WSUS
7 2 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Red Hat
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) HP
4 13 (29.55%) VMware
5 9 (20.45%) IBM
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix
7 4 (9.09%) webMethods
8 3 (6.82%) Symantec
8 3 (6.82%) NetApp
8 3 (6.82%) EMC
8 3 (6.82%) SAP
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco
8 3 (6.82%) Splunk
9 2 (4.55%) Clearswift
9 2 (4.55%) Nokia
9 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.55%) McAfee
10 1 (2.27%) Sophos
10 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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