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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 100 95 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 28 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.11% 1.47% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.08% 5.97% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 9
Average daily rate £358 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £310 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £413 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
551 653 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.80% 24.63% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 320 301
Average daily rate £348 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.10% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 102 86
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.76 £37.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

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 28 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 11 £325 - 1
Hertfordshire +4 9 £475 +26.66% 1
Essex +16 7 £324 -17.51%
Bedfordshire - 1 £300 - 2
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 April 2016, 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 51 (91.07%) Linux
2 36 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 31 (55.36%) Puppet
4 20 (35.71%) Unix
5 19 (33.93%) Configuration Management
5 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 16 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (28.57%) Windows
7 16 (28.57%) Java
7 16 (28.57%) Perl
8 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
8 15 (26.79%) SSL
9 14 (25.00%) Oracle
9 14 (25.00%) Solaris
9 14 (25.00%) DevOps
10 13 (23.21%) HTTP
11 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
11 12 (21.43%) Finance
12 11 (19.64%) Middleware
12 11 (19.64%) SQL
12 11 (19.64%) HTML
12 11 (19.64%) Open Source
13 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
14 9 (16.07%) Coaching
14 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (16.07%) Nagios
14 9 (16.07%) IBM
14 9 (16.07%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 7 (12.50%) Apache
1 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.71%) IIS
3 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.36%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.36%) JBoss
5 2 (3.57%) Node.js
6 1 (1.79%) Jetty
6 1 (1.79%) nginx
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.57%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) SSL
1 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
2 13 (23.21%) HTTP
3 8 (14.29%) Firewall
4 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 7 (12.50%) FTP
5 5 (8.93%) SAN
6 4 (7.14%) Internet
7 3 (5.36%) LDAP
8 2 (3.57%) SpaceWire
9 1 (1.79%) DHCP
9 1 (1.79%) IPsec
9 1 (1.79%) LAN
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
9 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) Subversion
3 5 (8.93%) JIRA
4 4 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.36%) Bugzilla
6 2 (3.57%) ClearCase
6 2 (3.57%) ClearQuest
6 2 (3.57%) VisualVM
7 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.79%) Trac
7 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Automotive
2 2 (3.57%) Avionics
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Administrator
2 15 (26.79%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (12.50%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.93%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) HTML
1 11 (19.64%) Middleware
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) Ajax
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
2 8 (14.29%) HTML5
2 8 (14.29%) JSON
3 6 (10.71%) CSS3
3 6 (10.71%) REST
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 5 (8.93%) XML
5 4 (7.14%) Django
5 4 (7.14%) Play Framework
5 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (5.36%) COM+
6 3 (5.36%) SOAP
7 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.57%) J2EE
7 2 (3.57%) React
7 2 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Biology
2 5 (8.93%) Life Science
3 3 (5.36%) DataPower
4 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) IVR
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Unix
3 16 (28.57%) Windows
4 14 (25.00%) Solaris
5 6 (10.71%) Mac OS X
6 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.36%) AIX
8 3 (5.36%) CentOS
9 2 (3.57%) Debian
9 2 (3.57%) HPUX
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.79%) SUSE
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (33.93%) Configuration Management
2 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (25.00%) DevOps
4 11 (19.64%) Open Source
5 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.07%) Coaching
6 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.29%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) SOA
7 8 (14.29%) TDD
8 7 (12.50%) ITIL
9 6 (10.71%) API Design
9 6 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (10.71%) Kanban
9 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (10.71%) User Stories
10 5 (8.93%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (8.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Java
1 16 (28.57%) Perl
2 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 11 (19.64%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) Ruby
6 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.93%) C
7 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.14%) Scala
8 2 (3.57%) ANSI C
8 2 (3.57%) C#
8 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.57%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) RHCE
4 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.57%) ECSS
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
1 5 (8.93%) GPFS
1 5 (8.93%) iptables
1 5 (8.93%) NFS
1 5 (8.93%) Postfix
2 4 (7.14%) Sendmail
2 4 (7.14%) vSphere
3 2 (3.57%) Cygwin
4 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (55.36%) Puppet
2 16 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (16.07%) Nagios
4 5 (8.93%) Ganglia
4 5 (8.93%) OSSEC
5 4 (7.14%) Ansible
5 4 (7.14%) Cobbler
6 2 (3.57%) Opsview
7 1 (1.79%) Bacula
7 1 (1.79%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle
3 9 (16.07%) IBM
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) VMware
4 7 (12.50%) Splunk
5 6 (10.71%) ServiceNow
6 5 (8.93%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.14%) EMC
7 4 (7.14%) LogRhythm
7 4 (7.14%) NetApp
7 4 (7.14%) TippingPoint
8 3 (5.36%) F5
8 3 (5.36%) webMethods
9 2 (3.57%) Software AG
10 1 (1.79%) Google
10 1 (1.79%) WSO2
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