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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 76 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 1.12% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 8.92% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 8
Median daily rate £438 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £325 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £480 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% -64.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Scotland

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
160 213 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.22% 12.60% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 124 108
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £245 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) Unix
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
4 14 (35.90%) DevOps
5 13 (33.33%) Finance
5 13 (33.33%) Java
5 13 (33.33%) Python
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 11 (28.21%) Windows
7 11 (28.21%) SAN
7 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
7 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
8 10 (25.64%) Change Management
8 10 (25.64%) Migration
8 10 (25.64%) AIX
8 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.08%) HPUX
9 9 (23.08%) Solaris
9 9 (23.08%) Ansible
9 9 (23.08%) Docker
10 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
10 8 (20.51%) ITIL
10 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
10 8 (20.51%) Build Automation
11 7 (17.95%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (17.95%) Apache

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (17.95%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) JBoss
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.56%) CMS
6 1 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Bluemix
3 2 (5.13%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) NAS
3 2 (5.13%) SSH
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.69%) MSBuild
4 3 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.56%) Hudson
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Administrator
3 8 (20.51%) Build Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) Build Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Java EE
2 4 (10.26%) J2EE
2 4 (10.26%) Middleware
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) REST
4 2 (5.13%) SAML
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) DataPower
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) Unix
3 11 (28.21%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) AIX
5 9 (23.08%) HPUX
5 9 (23.08%) Solaris
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
7 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) DevOps
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.64%) Change Management
4 10 (25.64%) Migration
5 8 (20.51%) Build Automation
5 8 (20.51%) ITIL
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
8 3 (7.69%) High Availability
9 2 (5.13%) Network Design
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.56%) BDD
10 1 (2.56%) Content Management
10 1 (2.56%) Kanban
10 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.56%) Open Source
10 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
1 13 (33.33%) Python
2 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.38%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) Bourne shell
5 3 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) Korn
5 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) VCAP
1 5 (12.82%) VCP6
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Docker
3 6 (15.38%) SRDF
4 5 (12.82%) vSphere
5 4 (10.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (7.69%) vCloud
7 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.56%) zsh
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Ansible
2 7 (17.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 6 (15.38%) vRealize
4 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (12.82%) Puppet
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (5.13%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) VMware
2 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco
3 7 (17.95%) EMC
3 7 (17.95%) HP
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) Veritas
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk
6 2 (5.13%) Brocade
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (5.13%) F5
6 2 (5.13%) IBM