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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 82 104 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 52 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.85% 1.30% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.89% 5.30% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 17
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£350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £368 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £33.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-13.57% -4.92%
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
755 736 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.82% 24.57% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 326 239
Average daily rate £325 £275 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 103 111
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +20 31 £350 -12.50% 2
Essex 0 11 £400 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -6 9 £310 -
Norfolk - 1 £388 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 66 (95.65%) Linux
2 52 (75.36%) Red Hat
3 18 (26.09%) Debian
4 16 (23.19%) UNIX
5 13 (18.84%) Oracle
5 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
5 13 (18.84%) DevOps
6 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (17.39%) Puppet
6 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
7 11 (15.94%) VMware
7 11 (15.94%) IIS
7 11 (15.94%) ITIL
7 11 (15.94%) Tomcat
7 11 (15.94%) DNS
7 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.49%) Project Management
8 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
9 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
9 9 (13.04%) NSN NetAct
9 9 (13.04%) DHCP
9 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
9 9 (13.04%) Apache
9 9 (13.04%) Windows
10 7 (10.14%) Finance
10 7 (10.14%) LAN
10 7 (10.14%) LDAP
10 7 (10.14%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (15.94%) IIS
1 11 (15.94%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.04%) Apache
3 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.90%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
4 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Zope
5 1 (1.45%) Plone
5 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.90%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (2.90%) Office 365
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) DNS
2 9 (13.04%) DHCP
3 7 (10.14%) LAN
3 7 (10.14%) LDAP
3 7 (10.14%) WAN
4 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.80%) SAN
5 4 (5.80%) Internet
5 4 (5.80%) Firewall
6 3 (4.35%) SSL
6 3 (4.35%) HTTP
7 2 (2.90%) NAS
7 2 (2.90%) SMTP
7 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.45%) ISDN
8 1 (1.45%) VoIP
8 1 (1.45%) VPN
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Administrator
2 24 (34.78%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (31.88%) Linux Administrator
4 18 (26.09%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (23.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (13.04%) Linux Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Customer Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Customer Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Developer
9 3 (4.35%) OSS Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) OSS Support Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Build Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.35%) HTML
2 3 (4.35%) HTML5
2 3 (4.35%) REST
2 3 (4.35%) CSS3
2 3 (4.35%) Ajax
2 3 (4.35%) JSON
3 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.90%) Django
3 2 (2.90%) Play Framework
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
4 1 (1.45%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Clustering
2 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.35%) Statistics
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (95.65%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Debian
3 16 (23.19%) UNIX
4 9 (13.04%) Windows
5 6 (8.70%) CentOS
6 4 (5.80%) AIX
7 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.45%) Solaris
9 1 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) DevOps
2 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 11 (15.94%) ITIL
4 10 (14.49%) Project Management
4 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.70%) Data Security
5 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.25%) Scrum
6 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.35%) TDD
7 3 (4.35%) Migration
7 3 (4.35%) Workflow
7 3 (4.35%) SOA
7 3 (4.35%) Open Source
7 3 (4.35%) User Stories
7 3 (4.35%) Kanban
7 3 (4.35%) Market Research
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.70%) Ruby
3 5 (7.25%) Python
4 3 (4.35%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) Java
4 3 (4.35%) Perl
4 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.90%) Korn
5 2 (2.90%) Scala
6 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) RHCE
2 4 (5.80%) RHCA
3 2 (2.90%) MCSE
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.45%) CCNA
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.14%) Terminal Server
2 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.80%) vSphere
5 2 (2.90%) iptables
5 2 (2.90%) XenApp
5 2 (2.90%) NFS
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.90%) Samba
5 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.45%) Firmware
6 1 (1.45%) vCloud
6 1 (1.45%) Postfix
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (17.39%) Puppet
2 9 (13.04%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 52 (75.36%) Red Hat
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle
3 11 (15.94%) VMware
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.14%) NetApp
5 5 (7.25%) WSO2
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco
7 3 (4.35%) HP
8 2 (2.90%) Tealeaf
8 2 (2.90%) Citrix
8 2 (2.90%) IBM
9 1 (1.45%) Sun
9 1 (1.45%) Veritas
9 1 (1.45%) Nokia
9 1 (1.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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