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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 77 110 139
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 59 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.38% 0.95% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.75% 4.33% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 11
Median daily rate £375 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% -64.00%
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
549 624 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.18% 21.93% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 281 399
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 102 123
Median hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £42.65 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +22 26 £254 -34.09%
Essex +12 18 £520 +4.00% 1
Norfolk +7 8 £500 -23.07%
Cambridgeshire +26 5 £375 +13.63%
Suffolk - 1 £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 28 September 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 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (64.52%) Red Hat
3 47 (50.54%) Oracle
4 44 (47.31%) Puppet
5 39 (41.94%) Unix
6 36 (38.71%) SQL
7 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (32.26%) Firewall
8 30 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (30.11%) Open Source
10 27 (29.03%) Configuration Management
10 27 (29.03%) Perl
10 27 (29.03%) Windows
11 26 (27.96%) Shell Script
12 24 (25.81%) SAN
13 23 (24.73%) Solaris
14 22 (23.66%) DevOps
15 20 (21.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
16 19 (20.43%) Subversion
16 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
16 19 (20.43%) SSL
17 18 (19.35%) TCP/IP
17 18 (19.35%) HP
17 18 (19.35%) Jenkins
18 17 (18.28%) vSphere
18 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
19 16 (17.20%) Java
19 16 (17.20%) Middleware

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 (16.13%) Apache
1 15 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 12 (12.90%) JBoss
3 9 (9.68%) Drupal
4 8 (8.60%) IIS
5 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
7 3 (3.23%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Magento
2 3 (3.23%) Traffica
3 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (3.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.26%) Firewall
2 24 (25.81%) SAN
3 19 (20.43%) SSL
4 18 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 15 (16.13%) HTTP
6 12 (12.90%) DNS
7 6 (6.45%) Internet
8 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.30%) LDAP
8 4 (4.30%) VLAN
8 4 (4.30%) VPN
9 2 (2.15%) Network Security
10 1 (1.08%) Broadband
10 1 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) DB2
1 13 (13.98%) MySQL
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.75%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.43%) Subversion
3 18 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.90%) JIRA
5 9 (9.68%) Ant
6 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.23%) VisualVM
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Electronics
3 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (22.58%) Administrator
2 15 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (11.83%) Architect
4 11 (11.83%) Consultant
5 10 (10.75%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) Unix Architect
6 9 (9.68%) Unix Consultant
7 8 (8.60%) Lead DevOps
7 8 (8.60%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.53%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.30%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) Middleware
2 9 (9.68%) J2EE
3 5 (5.38%) .NET
3 5 (5.38%) HTML
3 5 (5.38%) XML
4 3 (3.23%) COM+
4 3 (3.23%) SOAP
4 3 (3.23%) Web Services
5 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.15%) CSS
5 2 (2.15%) HTML5
5 2 (2.15%) jQuery
5 2 (2.15%) JSON
5 2 (2.15%) LESS
5 2 (2.15%) Node.js
5 2 (2.15%) React
5 2 (2.15%) Sass
5 2 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Clustering
3 3 (3.23%) DataPower
4 1 (1.08%) Biology
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (41.94%) Unix
3 27 (29.03%) Windows
4 23 (24.73%) Solaris
5 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
6 11 (11.83%) CentOS
7 10 (10.75%) AIX
8 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.38%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (5.38%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.15%) Debian
11 2 (2.15%) Fedora
12 1 (1.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.11%) Open Source
3 27 (29.03%) Configuration Management
4 22 (23.66%) DevOps
5 20 (21.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
7 15 (16.13%) High Availability
7 15 (16.13%) ITIL
8 14 (15.05%) Kanban
8 14 (15.05%) Scrum
8 14 (15.05%) TDD
9 13 (13.98%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (12.90%) SOA
10 12 (12.90%) Software Delivery
10 12 (12.90%) Virtual Environments
11 11 (11.83%) Load Balancing
11 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
12 10 (10.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.71%) SQL
2 27 (29.03%) Perl
3 26 (27.96%) Shell Script
4 16 (17.20%) Java
5 15 (16.13%) Python
6 13 (13.98%) PHP
6 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
6 13 (13.98%) Ruby
7 6 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.30%) C
9 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.23%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.15%) AWK
10 2 (2.15%) C#
10 2 (2.15%) Jython
10 2 (2.15%) sed
11 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.98%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) RHCE
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.28%) vSphere
2 13 (13.98%) iptables
3 11 (11.83%) Postfix
4 10 (10.75%) Docker
4 10 (10.75%) Sendmail
4 10 (10.75%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.38%) Firmware
6 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.08%) KVM
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (47.31%) Puppet
2 30 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (15.05%) Ansible
4 13 (13.98%) Nagios
4 13 (13.98%) OSSEC
5 10 (10.75%) Cobbler
6 4 (4.30%) SCCM
6 4 (4.30%) WSUS
7 3 (3.23%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
7 3 (3.23%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (3.23%) Opsview
8 1 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (64.52%) Red Hat
2 47 (50.54%) Oracle
3 18 (19.35%) HP
4 14 (15.05%) IBM
4 14 (15.05%) Splunk
5 13 (13.98%) EMC
5 13 (13.98%) VMware
6 12 (12.90%) LogRhythm
6 12 (12.90%) TippingPoint
7 11 (11.83%) SolarWinds
8 10 (10.75%) ServiceNow
8 10 (10.75%) WSO2
9 9 (9.68%) hybris
10 4 (4.30%) Dell
10 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.30%) Veeam
11 3 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 3 (3.23%) Software AG
11 3 (3.23%) webMethods
12 2 (2.15%) Nokia