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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 93 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 37 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.46% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.28% 3.74% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 17
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -16.75%
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
589 749 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.18% 23.86% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 372 429
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 114 127
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +27.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £42.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Hertfordshire +21 14 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire +25 8 £358 -5.92%
Norfolk +5 8 £300 -53.84% 1
Essex -1 6 £500 +25.00% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (77.61%) Red Hat
3 32 (47.76%) SQL
3 32 (47.76%) Oracle
4 29 (43.28%) Windows
5 28 (41.79%) Unix
5 28 (41.79%) Puppet
6 26 (38.81%) Firewall
7 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (31.34%) SAN
9 19 (28.36%) Shell Script
9 19 (28.36%) Solaris
10 18 (26.87%) HP
11 17 (25.37%) vSphere
12 16 (23.88%) Open Source
13 15 (22.39%) High Availability
13 15 (22.39%) Tomcat
13 15 (22.39%) ITIL
13 15 (22.39%) Java
13 15 (22.39%) Configuration Management
14 14 (20.90%) VMware
14 14 (20.90%) Splunk
14 14 (20.90%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (19.40%) Ansible
15 13 (19.40%) Kalman Filter
15 13 (19.40%) iptables
15 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
15 13 (19.40%) OSSEC
15 13 (19.40%) EMC
15 13 (19.40%) Nagios

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 15 (22.39%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.93%) Apache
2 10 (14.93%) IIS
3 7 (10.45%) Drupal
4 6 (8.96%) JBoss
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (5.97%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Magento
2 3 (4.48%) Traffica
3 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.48%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (4.48%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) Firewall
2 21 (31.34%) SAN
3 12 (17.91%) DNS
4 7 (10.45%) Internet
4 7 (10.45%) SSL
4 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.97%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.97%) LDAP
5 4 (5.97%) VLAN
5 4 (5.97%) VPN
6 3 (4.48%) HTTP
7 2 (2.99%) Network Security
8 1 (1.49%) Broadband
8 1 (1.49%) FTP
8 1 (1.49%) LAN
8 1 (1.49%) VoIP
8 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) MySQL
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) DB2
3 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.93%) JIRA
2 10 (14.93%) Subversion
3 7 (10.45%) Ant
4 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.48%) VisualVM
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Administrator
2 15 (22.39%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (17.91%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (14.93%) Architect
5 9 (13.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (13.43%) Unix Administrator
6 8 (11.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (10.45%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Unix Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.97%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) Middleware
2 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) XML
3 5 (7.46%) Web Services
4 4 (5.97%) COM+
4 4 (5.97%) SOAP
5 2 (2.99%) Ajax
5 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.99%) CSS
5 2 (2.99%) HTML5
5 2 (2.99%) J2EE
5 2 (2.99%) jQuery
5 2 (2.99%) JSON
5 2 (2.99%) LESS
5 2 (2.99%) Node.js
5 2 (2.99%) React
5 2 (2.99%) Sass
5 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) DataPower
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (43.28%) Windows
3 28 (41.79%) Unix
4 19 (28.36%) Solaris
5 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
6 11 (16.42%) CentOS
7 10 (14.93%) AIX
8 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (7.46%) Ubuntu
9 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
10 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.99%) Debian
11 2 (2.99%) Fedora
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.88%) Open Source
3 15 (22.39%) Configuration Management
3 15 (22.39%) High Availability
3 15 (22.39%) ITIL
4 13 (19.40%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (17.91%) DevOps
5 12 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (17.91%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (16.42%) Load Balancing
6 11 (16.42%) Software Delivery
7 10 (14.93%) Change Control
7 10 (14.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (14.93%) Incident Management
8 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
9 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (10.45%) SDLC
10 7 (10.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) Shell Script
3 15 (22.39%) Java
4 11 (16.42%) PHP
4 11 (16.42%) PL/SQL
4 11 (16.42%) Ruby
5 10 (14.93%) Python
6 6 (8.96%) Perl
7 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.99%) AWK
9 2 (2.99%) C#
9 2 (2.99%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) RHCE
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) vSphere
2 13 (19.40%) iptables
3 11 (16.42%) Postfix
4 10 (14.93%) Sendmail
4 10 (14.93%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (7.46%) Firmware
6 3 (4.48%) Docker
7 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.49%) KVM
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (41.79%) Puppet
2 14 (20.90%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (19.40%) Ansible
3 13 (19.40%) Nagios
3 13 (19.40%) OSSEC
4 10 (14.93%) Cobbler
5 4 (5.97%) SCCM
5 4 (5.97%) WSUS
6 3 (4.48%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
6 3 (4.48%) NSN NetAct
6 3 (4.48%) Opsview
7 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (77.61%) Red Hat
2 32 (47.76%) Oracle
3 18 (26.87%) HP
4 14 (20.90%) Splunk
4 14 (20.90%) VMware
5 13 (19.40%) EMC
6 12 (17.91%) IBM
6 12 (17.91%) LogRhythm
6 12 (17.91%) TippingPoint
7 11 (16.42%) SolarWinds
8 10 (14.93%) ServiceNow
9 7 (10.45%) hybris
10 4 (5.97%) Dell
10 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.97%) Veeam
10 4 (5.97%) webMethods
11 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.48%) Software AG
11 3 (4.48%) WSO2
12 2 (2.99%) SAP
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