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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 113 120 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 34 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.09% 0.96% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.34% 3.62% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £297 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.09 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.80% +18.05%
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
783 802 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.13% 26.43% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 413 230
Average daily rate £335 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.55% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 128 115
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £37.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Essex +12 21 £400 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire -14 12 £363 -9.37% 4
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 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 30 July 2015, 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 73 (97.33%) Linux
2 49 (65.33%) Red Hat
3 21 (28.00%) Puppet
4 20 (26.67%) DevOps
5 19 (25.33%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
6 18 (24.00%) UNIX
7 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
8 15 (20.00%) Debian
9 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
10 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
10 12 (16.00%) DNS
11 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
11 11 (14.67%) ITIL
11 11 (14.67%) IIS
11 11 (14.67%) VMware
11 11 (14.67%) Ruby
12 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (13.33%) Apache
12 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
13 9 (12.00%) DHCP
13 9 (12.00%) Project Management
13 9 (12.00%) Windows
13 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (12.00%) Open Source
13 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
14 8 (10.67%) JSON
14 8 (10.67%) HTML5
14 8 (10.67%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.67%) IIS
3 10 (13.33%) Apache
4 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.33%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.67%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.67%) JBoss
7 1 (1.33%) Zope
7 1 (1.33%) Plone
7 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) DNS
2 9 (12.00%) DHCP
3 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.33%) LDAP
4 6 (8.00%) LAN
4 6 (8.00%) WAN
5 5 (6.67%) HTTP
6 4 (5.33%) SAN
6 4 (5.33%) Internet
6 4 (5.33%) Firewall
7 3 (4.00%) SSL
8 2 (2.67%) NAS
8 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.67%) SMTP
9 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) Subversion
3 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.33%) GitLab
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Administrator
2 28 (37.33%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
4 19 (25.33%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (25.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.00%) Linux Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) Consultant
6 8 (10.67%) Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Customer Support Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
11 2 (2.67%) Build Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) HTML
1 8 (10.67%) Web Services
1 8 (10.67%) Ajax
1 8 (10.67%) HTML5
1 8 (10.67%) REST
1 8 (10.67%) JSON
2 7 (9.33%) Django
2 7 (9.33%) CSS
2 7 (9.33%) Play Framework
2 7 (9.33%) CSS3
2 7 (9.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (5.33%) Middleware
4 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.67%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.33%) ODBC
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Clustering
1 4 (5.33%) Statistics
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (97.33%) Linux
2 18 (24.00%) UNIX
3 15 (20.00%) Debian
4 9 (12.00%) Windows
5 5 (6.67%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.00%) CentOS
7 3 (4.00%) AIX
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) Solaris
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) DevOps
2 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
3 11 (14.67%) ITIL
4 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.00%) Project Management
5 9 (12.00%) Open Source
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.33%) Data Security
7 5 (6.67%) Scrum
7 5 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (5.33%) Web Design
8 4 (5.33%) SOA
8 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.00%) TDD
9 3 (4.00%) Migration
9 3 (4.00%) Coaching
9 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) Ruby
2 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.67%) Java
4 7 (9.33%) Scala
5 5 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (4.00%) Perl
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) SQL
7 2 (2.67%) Korn
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) RHCE
2 4 (5.33%) RHCA
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.67%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) Terminal Server
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (2.67%) iptables
5 2 (2.67%) NFS
5 2 (2.67%) XenApp
5 2 (2.67%) Samba
5 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.33%) Postfix
6 1 (1.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (28.00%) Puppet
2 19 (25.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) Opsview
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 49 (65.33%) Red Hat
2 11 (14.67%) VMware
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle
4 7 (9.33%) NetApp
4 7 (9.33%) WSO2
5 4 (5.33%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) IBM
6 3 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Citrix
7 2 (2.67%) Tealeaf
8 1 (1.33%) Imperva
8 1 (1.33%) Symantec
8 1 (1.33%) Veritas
8 1 (1.33%) Sun