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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 124 90 120
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 1.38% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.69% 5.52% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 5
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£400 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +38.46%
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
780 598 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.07% 24.92% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 234 355
Average daily rate £350 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 113 137
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 2 September 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 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 16 £400 +24.51% 4
Essex -8 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire -18 1 £443 +76.11%
Hertfordshire -29 1 £110 -69.44% 3
Suffolk - - - - 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 2 September 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 50 (83.33%) Linux
2 46 (76.67%) Red Hat
3 29 (48.33%) Windows
4 26 (43.33%) Oracle
5 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
6 17 (28.33%) IBM
6 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
7 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 16 (26.67%) SQL
7 16 (26.67%) Apache
8 14 (23.33%) Finance
9 13 (21.67%) Oracle Database
10 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 11 (18.33%) HP
11 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (16.67%) Puppet
12 10 (16.67%) JBoss
12 10 (16.67%) DHCP
12 10 (16.67%) DNS
12 10 (16.67%) ITIL
13 9 (15.00%) Nagios
13 9 (15.00%) webMethods
13 9 (15.00%) IIS
13 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 9 (15.00%) RHCE
13 9 (15.00%) GlassFish
14 8 (13.33%) MySQL
15 7 (11.67%) SAP
15 7 (11.67%) UNIX
15 7 (11.67%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 16 (26.67%) Apache
2 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (15.00%) IIS
3 9 (15.00%) GlassFish
4 6 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.33%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.67%) Magento
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) DHCP
1 10 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (3.33%) NAS
4 2 (3.33%) SAN
4 2 (3.33%) Internet
4 2 (3.33%) HTTP
4 2 (3.33%) LDAP
4 2 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.33%) MySQL
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.33%) DB2
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) VisualVM
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (23.33%) Administrator
3 10 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) OSS Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Wintel Support
6 4 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Web Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) COM+
2 4 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) LAMP
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) Ajax
5 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) PKI
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.00%) DataPower
4 2 (3.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.67%) AS400
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 50 (83.33%) Linux
2 29 (48.33%) Windows
3 7 (11.67%) UNIX
3 7 (11.67%) CentOS
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) AIX
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.33%) SUSE
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.67%) VMS
6 1 (1.67%) HPUX
6 1 (1.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (10.00%) ERP
3 6 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Data Security
5 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.33%) Web Development
6 2 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.33%) Project Management
6 2 (3.33%) Market Research
7 1 (1.67%) Change Control
7 1 (1.67%) Wealth Management
7 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.67%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) Perl
3 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) RHCE
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (5.00%) OCP
4 2 (3.33%) RHCA
5 1 (1.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (6.67%) XenApp
3 3 (5.00%) vSphere
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Puppet
2 9 (15.00%) Nagios
3 7 (11.67%) SCOM
4 6 (10.00%) NSN NetAct
5 5 (8.33%) Opsview
6 4 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
6 4 (6.67%) WSUS
7 3 (5.00%) SCCM
8 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 46 (76.67%) Red Hat
2 26 (43.33%) Oracle
3 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
4 17 (28.33%) IBM
5 11 (18.33%) HP
6 10 (16.67%) JBoss
7 9 (15.00%) webMethods
8 7 (11.67%) VMware
8 7 (11.67%) SAP
9 5 (8.33%) Splunk
10 4 (6.67%) Symantec
10 4 (6.67%) EMC
10 4 (6.67%) Citrix
11 3 (5.00%) Software AG
11 3 (5.00%) NetApp
11 3 (5.00%) Sun
12 2 (3.33%) Dell
12 2 (3.33%) Nokia
13 1 (1.67%) Veritas
13 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
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