The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 65 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.54% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 2.73% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.41% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £100.00 £30.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+226.53% -2.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 220 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.49% 19.96% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 76 33
Average daily rate £320 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £300 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £454 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Edinburgh region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 33 (86.84%) Red Hat
3 22 (57.89%) VMware
4 19 (50.00%) UNIX
5 16 (42.11%) Windows
6 14 (36.84%) SAN
6 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (34.21%) HP
8 11 (28.95%) AIX
9 10 (26.32%) Finance
10 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
10 9 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (18.42%) SUSE
11 7 (18.42%) JBoss
11 7 (18.42%) Solaris
11 7 (18.42%) Cisco
12 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
12 6 (15.79%) Project Management
12 6 (15.79%) EMC
12 6 (15.79%) Banking
13 5 (13.16%) HPUX
13 5 (13.16%) Java
14 4 (10.53%) Perl
14 4 (10.53%) SQL
14 4 (10.53%) ITIL
14 4 (10.53%) IBM
14 4 (10.53%) Sun
14 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
14 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) CICS
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Ant
1 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Administrator
2 10 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX Specialist
7 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Build Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Test Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Middleware Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Linux Specialist
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) JSF
3 1 (2.63%) XSLT
3 1 (2.63%) Flash
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) JSP
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) UNIX
3 16 (42.11%) Windows
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (28.95%) AIX
6 7 (18.42%) Solaris
6 7 (18.42%) SUSE
7 5 (13.16%) HPUX
8 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Project Management
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.63%) Scrum
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) SOA
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) Perl
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 4 (10.53%) Korn
3 2 (5.26%) Bourne shell
3 2 (5.26%) C-shell
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) COBIT
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
2 9 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (5.26%) SCOM
1 2 (5.26%) nmon
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Red Hat
2 22 (57.89%) VMware
3 13 (34.21%) HP
4 7 (18.42%) JBoss
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) EMC
6 4 (10.53%) NetApp
6 4 (10.53%) Sun
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.63%) Brocade
9 1 (2.63%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
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