The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 109 78 104
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.11% 1.78% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.07% 7.18% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 8
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £255 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £357 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
691 557 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.92% 24.73% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 226 336
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £115 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 115 139
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -11.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 16 - - 2
Essex - 9 £438 - 1
Cambridgeshire -32 7 £400 +23.07% 4
Suffolk -5 2 £400 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 35 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 29 (72.50%) Windows
4 18 (45.00%) Oracle
5 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) UNIX
5 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
5 13 (32.50%) IBM
5 13 (32.50%) Finance
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (25.00%) Apache
8 9 (22.50%) ITIL
8 9 (22.50%) MySQL
8 9 (22.50%) IIS
9 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.00%) Sun
9 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (17.50%) HP
10 7 (17.50%) AIX
10 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
10 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
11 6 (15.00%) Project Management
11 6 (15.00%) SUSE
11 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (25.00%) Apache
3 9 (22.50%) IIS
4 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (15.00%) MQSeries
4 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
6 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
7 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.50%) CloudStack
8 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (2.50%) Node.js
8 1 (2.50%) iPlanet
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.50%) Magento
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) SAN
3 3 (7.50%) DHCP
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) LDAP
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
3 9 (22.50%) MySQL
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) DB2
6 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (5.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.50%) WebLOAD
3 1 (2.50%) Redmine
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Administrator
1 6 (15.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Technical Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Technical Services Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) COM+
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) Symfony
3 1 (2.50%) CakePHP
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) PKI
1 3 (7.50%) Open Source
1 3 (7.50%) DataPower
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 29 (72.50%) Windows
3 13 (32.50%) UNIX
4 7 (17.50%) AIX
5 6 (15.00%) SUSE
6 5 (12.50%) CentOS
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.00%) Solaris
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.50%) VMS
9 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.00%) Project Management
5 6 (15.00%) Web Development
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Change Control
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (2.50%) Wealth Management
9 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.50%) High Availability
9 1 (2.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) RHCE
2 2 (5.00%) RHCA
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) OCP
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Samba
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
2 2 (5.00%) XenServer
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Cygwin
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (5.00%) WSUS
2 2 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) collectd
3 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 18 (45.00%) Oracle
3 13 (32.50%) IBM
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) Sun
6 7 (17.50%) HP
7 6 (15.00%) VMware
7 6 (15.00%) Dell
8 5 (12.50%) JBoss
9 4 (10.00%) webMethods
9 4 (10.00%) SAP
9 4 (10.00%) Citrix
10 3 (7.50%) Software AG
11 2 (5.00%) Symantec
11 2 (5.00%) Splunk
11 2 (5.00%) Rackspace
12 1 (2.50%) Percona
12 1 (2.50%) Foundry
12 1 (2.50%) Akamai
12 1 (2.50%) EMC
Essex
Nakama
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable.
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £240.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago