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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 124 92 117
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 26 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 1.41% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.22% 5.64% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £38.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.47% +2.85%
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
808 603 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.59% 25.01% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 244 360
Average daily rate £315 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 114 140
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.73 £37.10 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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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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 +8 21 £400 +24.51% 2
Essex -3 2 - -
Bedfordshire -21 1 £443 +76.11%
Hertfordshire -33 1 £110 -69.12% 2
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 19 August 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 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 47 (75.81%) Red Hat
3 30 (48.39%) Windows
4 27 (43.55%) Oracle
5 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 18 (29.03%) IBM
7 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
7 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
7 17 (27.42%) SQL
7 17 (27.42%) Apache
8 15 (24.19%) Finance
9 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
10 13 (20.97%) Tomcat
11 12 (19.35%) HP
12 11 (17.74%) ITIL
12 11 (17.74%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (16.13%) Puppet
13 10 (16.13%) JBoss
13 10 (16.13%) MySQL
13 10 (16.13%) IIS
13 10 (16.13%) DNS
13 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 10 (16.13%) DHCP
14 9 (14.52%) Nagios
14 9 (14.52%) webMethods
14 9 (14.52%) RHCE
14 9 (14.52%) GlassFish
15 8 (12.90%) CentOS
15 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 17 (27.42%) Apache
2 13 (20.97%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.13%) IIS
4 9 (14.52%) GlassFish
5 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
6 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
7 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
8 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (4.84%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.61%) Magento
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) DHCP
1 10 (16.13%) DNS
2 4 (6.45%) Firewall
3 3 (4.84%) WAN
3 3 (4.84%) HTTP
4 2 (3.23%) LDAP
4 2 (3.23%) LAN
4 2 (3.23%) SAN
4 2 (3.23%) Internet
4 2 (3.23%) NAS
5 1 (1.61%) SSH
5 1 (1.61%) SSL
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
3 10 (16.13%) MySQL
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) DB2
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) VisualVM
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (24.19%) Administrator
3 10 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (16.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) OSS Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Wintel Support
6 4 (6.45%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) COM+
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 4 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) LAMP
3 2 (3.23%) Ajax
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) SOAP
3 2 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (1.61%) JSON
4 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.61%) Symfony
4 1 (1.61%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) PKI
2 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.84%) DataPower
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) AS400
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 30 (48.39%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) UNIX
3 8 (12.90%) CentOS
4 3 (4.84%) SUSE
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) AIX
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.61%) VMS
6 1 (1.61%) HPUX
6 1 (1.61%) Solaris
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
1 11 (17.74%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 7 (11.29%) Migration
4 6 (9.68%) ERP
5 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.45%) Data Security
6 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) Web Development
6 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Market Research
8 1 (1.61%) Change Control
8 1 (1.61%) Wealth Management
8 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Perl
3 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.45%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) PHP
5 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.23%) Python
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) RHCE
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.84%) OCP
4 2 (3.23%) RHCA
5 1 (1.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (6.45%) XenApp
3 3 (4.84%) vSphere
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
2 9 (14.52%) Nagios
3 7 (11.29%) SCOM
4 6 (9.68%) NSN NetAct
5 5 (8.06%) Opsview
6 4 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (6.45%) Backup Exec
6 4 (6.45%) WSUS
7 3 (4.84%) SCCM
8 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 47 (75.81%) Red Hat
2 27 (43.55%) Oracle
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 18 (29.03%) IBM
5 12 (19.35%) HP
6 10 (16.13%) JBoss
7 9 (14.52%) webMethods
8 7 (11.29%) VMware
8 7 (11.29%) SAP
9 5 (8.06%) Splunk
10 4 (6.45%) Symantec
10 4 (6.45%) Sun
10 4 (6.45%) EMC
10 4 (6.45%) Citrix
11 3 (4.84%) Software AG
11 3 (4.84%) NetApp
11 3 (4.84%) Dell
12 2 (3.23%) Nokia
12 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
13 1 (1.61%) Veritas
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