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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 93 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 39 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.52% 1.12% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.19% 4.42% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 11
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -26.30%
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
630 791 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.59% 25.33% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 441 401
Median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 98 125
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +17 14 £345 -4.82%
Hertfordshire +26 11 £375 - 2
Essex -9 7 £475 +18.75% 2
Norfolk - 6 £300 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 54 (81.82%) Red Hat
3 31 (46.97%) Windows
4 28 (42.42%) Oracle
5 27 (40.91%) Puppet
6 26 (39.39%) SQL
7 24 (36.36%) Unix
8 22 (33.33%) Firewall
8 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (31.82%) SAN
10 19 (28.79%) HP
11 18 (27.27%) Solaris
11 18 (27.27%) Shell Script
12 17 (25.76%) Open Source
12 17 (25.76%) vSphere
13 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
13 16 (24.24%) VMware
14 15 (22.73%) ITIL
15 14 (21.21%) DNS
15 14 (21.21%) High Availability
15 14 (21.21%) Splunk
15 14 (21.21%) DevOps
16 13 (19.70%) Kalman Filter
16 13 (19.70%) iptables
16 13 (19.70%) OSSEC
16 13 (19.70%) EMC
16 13 (19.70%) Nagios
17 12 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
17 12 (18.18%) Java

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.67%) Apache
3 9 (13.64%) IIS
4 6 (9.09%) JBoss
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (6.06%) GlassFish
5 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.55%) Drupal
7 1 (1.52%) Jetty
7 1 (1.52%) nginx
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Magento
1 3 (4.55%) Traffica
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.55%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.52%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Firewall
2 21 (31.82%) SAN
3 14 (21.21%) DNS
4 8 (12.12%) SSL
5 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.09%) Internet
7 4 (6.06%) HTTP
7 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.06%) LDAP
7 4 (6.06%) VLAN
7 4 (6.06%) VPN
8 2 (3.03%) FTP
8 2 (3.03%) Network Security
9 1 (1.52%) Broadband
9 1 (1.52%) DHCP
9 1 (1.52%) IPsec
9 1 (1.52%) LAN
9 1 (1.52%) SpaceWire
9 1 (1.52%) VoIP
9 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) DB2
4 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) JIRA
2 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.61%) Subversion
4 6 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.55%) Ant
5 3 (4.55%) VisualVM
6 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.52%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.52%) Trac
7 1 (1.52%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Automotive
4 1 (1.52%) Avionics
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Administrator
2 16 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (19.70%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (15.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Unix Administrator
6 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.09%) Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
1 7 (10.61%) Middleware
1 7 (10.61%) Web Services
2 6 (9.09%) HTML
2 6 (9.09%) XML
3 4 (6.06%) COM+
3 4 (6.06%) SOAP
4 3 (4.55%) J2EE
5 2 (3.03%) Ajax
5 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) HTML5
5 2 (3.03%) jQuery
5 2 (3.03%) JSON
5 2 (3.03%) LESS
5 2 (3.03%) Node.js
5 2 (3.03%) Sass
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Clustering
4 4 (6.06%) DataPower
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.52%) IVR
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Windows
3 24 (36.36%) Unix
4 18 (27.27%) Solaris
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 10 (15.15%) CentOS
7 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (10.61%) AIX
9 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
10 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
10 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (4.55%) Debian
13 2 (3.03%) HPUX
13 2 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (1.52%) Fedora
14 1 (1.52%) SUSE
14 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) Open Source
3 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
4 15 (22.73%) ITIL
5 14 (21.21%) DevOps
5 14 (21.21%) High Availability
6 13 (19.70%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 10 (15.15%) Change Control
9 10 (15.15%) Incident Management
10 9 (13.64%) SDLC
10 9 (13.64%) Software Delivery
11 7 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) SQL
2 18 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 12 (18.18%) Java
4 11 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.61%) Ruby
6 6 (9.09%) PHP
6 6 (9.09%) Python
7 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.58%) Perl
8 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.03%) AWK
9 2 (3.03%) C#
9 2 (3.03%) sed
10 1 (1.52%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.52%) C
10 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) RHCE
2 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ECSS
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) vSphere
2 13 (19.70%) iptables
3 11 (16.67%) Postfix
4 10 (15.15%) Sendmail
4 10 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.55%) Docker
5 3 (4.55%) Firmware
6 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.52%) Cygwin
7 1 (1.52%) KVM
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (40.91%) Puppet
2 13 (19.70%) Nagios
2 13 (19.70%) OSSEC
3 11 (16.67%) Ansible
3 11 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (15.15%) Cobbler
5 4 (6.06%) SCCM
5 4 (6.06%) WSUS
6 3 (4.55%) NSN NetAct
6 3 (4.55%) Opsview
7 1 (1.52%) Bacula
7 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.52%) Packer
7 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 28 (42.42%) Oracle
3 19 (28.79%) HP
4 16 (24.24%) VMware
5 14 (21.21%) Splunk
6 13 (19.70%) EMC
7 12 (18.18%) LogRhythm
7 12 (18.18%) TippingPoint
8 11 (16.67%) SolarWinds
9 10 (15.15%) ServiceNow
10 8 (12.12%) IBM
11 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.06%) Dell
12 4 (6.06%) Veeam
12 4 (6.06%) webMethods
13 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
13 3 (4.55%) hybris
13 3 (4.55%) Software AG
13 3 (4.55%) WSO2
14 2 (3.03%) Nokia
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