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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 73 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 1.07% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.64% 7.23% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 13
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -26.30%
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
243 235 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.24% 14.83% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 110 126
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (52.86%) Red Hat
3 35 (50.00%) Unix
4 25 (35.71%) DevOps
5 24 (34.29%) VMware
6 23 (32.86%) Python
7 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (25.71%) Windows
8 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
9 17 (24.29%) Solaris
10 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
11 15 (21.43%) Change Management
11 15 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
12 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
12 14 (20.00%) Finance
12 14 (20.00%) Migration
12 14 (20.00%) Java
13 13 (18.57%) Oracle
13 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
13 13 (18.57%) SAN
13 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (17.14%) Build Automation
14 12 (17.14%) Perl
15 11 (15.71%) ITIL
15 11 (15.71%) Veritas
15 11 (15.71%) Cisco
16 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 10 (14.29%) AIX

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 10 (14.29%) JBoss
2 8 (11.43%) Apache
3 7 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.71%) IIS
5 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.71%) PaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Bluemix
4 2 (2.86%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) SAN
2 7 (10.00%) DHCP
2 7 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (5.71%) Skype
3 4 (5.71%) SSH
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.29%) Firewall
4 3 (4.29%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.86%) Internet
5 2 (2.86%) NAS
5 2 (2.86%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.86%) SSL
5 2 (2.86%) VLAN
5 2 (2.86%) VPN
5 2 (2.86%) VXLAN
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) OSPF
6 1 (1.43%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.43%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.71%) Informix
3 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.57%) Subversion
4 4 (5.71%) Ant
4 4 (5.71%) Maven
4 4 (5.71%) MSBuild
4 4 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.71%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.43%) Hudson
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Administrator
2 15 (21.43%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
4 12 (17.14%) Build Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (12.86%) Build Automation Engineer
6 9 (12.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.57%) Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Cloud Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Linux Consultant
11 3 (4.29%) Migration Specialist
11 3 (4.29%) Unix Consultant
11 3 (4.29%) Unix Support
11 3 (4.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) Middleware
2 6 (8.57%) Java EE
3 4 (5.71%) J2EE
4 3 (4.29%) Web Services
5 2 (2.86%) REST
5 2 (2.86%) SAML
6 1 (1.43%) Node.js
6 1 (1.43%) RESTful
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.14%) EMC VNX
3 5 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (50.00%) Unix
3 18 (25.71%) Windows
4 17 (24.29%) Solaris
5 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (14.29%) AIX
7 8 (11.43%) HPUX
8 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.43%) CentOS
10 1 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) DevOps
2 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
5 15 (21.43%) Change Management
6 14 (20.00%) Migration
7 12 (17.14%) Build Automation
8 11 (15.71%) ITIL
9 7 (10.00%) High Availability
10 5 (7.14%) Kanban
10 5 (7.14%) Scrum
11 4 (5.71%) Open Source
11 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
12 3 (4.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 3 (4.29%) Re-Platforming
12 3 (4.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 2 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 2 (2.86%) Converged Infrastructure
13 2 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (2.86%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.86%) Python
2 14 (20.00%) Java
3 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
4 12 (17.14%) Perl
5 7 (10.00%) SQL
6 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.71%) Bourne shell
6 4 (5.71%) C++
6 4 (5.71%) Korn
6 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) VCAP
1 5 (7.14%) VCP6
1 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.29%) CCNP
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.29%) Docker
3 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (8.57%) SRDF
4 6 (8.57%) vSphere
5 5 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (5.71%) XenApp
6 4 (5.71%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.29%) vCloud
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Ansible
2 8 (11.43%) Puppet
3 7 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
4 6 (8.57%) vRealize
5 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (4.29%) XenMobile
7 2 (2.86%) Hyperic
7 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Red Hat
2 24 (34.29%) VMware
3 13 (18.57%) Oracle
4 11 (15.71%) Cisco
4 11 (15.71%) Veritas
5 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.86%) Citrix
6 9 (12.86%) EMC
7 6 (8.57%) HP
8 4 (5.71%) Splunk
9 3 (4.29%) Brocade
9 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.29%) Sun
10 2 (2.86%) F5
11 1 (1.43%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (1.43%) IBM
11 1 (1.43%) Mitel