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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 72 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 1.37% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 9.83% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 8
Median daily rate £425 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £473 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -23.00%
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
175 234 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.00% 13.99% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 126 103
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £270 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (58.93%) Unix
3 25 (44.64%) Red Hat
4 20 (35.71%) Python
4 20 (35.71%) DevOps
5 18 (32.14%) VMware
5 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (30.36%) Jenkins
7 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 15 (26.79%) Shell Script
9 14 (25.00%) Finance
9 14 (25.00%) Java
10 13 (23.21%) Change Management
11 12 (21.43%) Migration
11 12 (21.43%) Windows
11 12 (21.43%) AIX
11 12 (21.43%) Solaris
11 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (21.43%) Build Automation
12 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (19.64%) SAN
13 10 (17.86%) ITIL
13 10 (17.86%) Oracle
13 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
13 10 (17.86%) Ansible
13 10 (17.86%) Docker
13 10 (17.86%) Disclosure Scotland
14 9 (16.07%) Perl
14 9 (16.07%) HPUX

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 8 (14.29%) Apache
2 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.71%) JBoss
4 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.36%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.79%) CMS
7 1 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.14%) PaaS
4 2 (3.57%) Bluemix
4 2 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) SAN
2 4 (7.14%) SSH
3 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) SSL
4 2 (3.57%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.57%) DHCP
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
4 2 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.93%) Subversion
3 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.14%) MSBuild
4 4 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (5.36%) Ant
5 3 (5.36%) Maven
6 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Administrator
1 15 (26.79%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Build Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Unix Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) Build Automation Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.93%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Migration Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Storage Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Unix Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Unix Support
8 3 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
2 5 (8.93%) Java EE
3 4 (7.14%) J2EE
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
5 2 (3.57%) REST
5 2 (3.57%) SAML
6 1 (1.79%) Node.js
6 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.79%) DataPower
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (58.93%) Unix
3 12 (21.43%) AIX
3 12 (21.43%) Solaris
3 12 (21.43%) Windows
4 9 (16.07%) HPUX
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) DevOps
2 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 13 (23.21%) Change Management
6 12 (21.43%) Build Automation
6 12 (21.43%) Migration
7 10 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 4 (7.14%) High Availability
9 4 (7.14%) Patch Management
10 3 (5.36%) Open Source
11 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (3.57%) Network Design
11 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.57%) Security Architecture
11 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
12 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
12 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Python
2 15 (26.79%) Shell Script
3 14 (25.00%) Java
4 9 (16.07%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.14%) Bourne shell
6 4 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) Korn
6 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) VCAP
1 5 (8.93%) VCP6
1 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (17.86%) Docker
3 6 (10.71%) SRDF
4 5 (8.93%) vSphere
5 4 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (5.36%) vCloud
6 3 (5.36%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.79%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Ansible
2 7 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (12.50%) Puppet
3 6 (10.71%) NetBackup
3 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.71%) vRealize
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.57%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Red Hat
2 18 (32.14%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle
4 8 (14.29%) Veritas
5 7 (12.50%) Cisco
5 7 (12.50%) EMC
5 7 (12.50%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.14%) Splunk
8 2 (3.57%) Brocade
8 2 (3.57%) Citrix
8 2 (3.57%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (3.57%) F5
8 2 (3.57%) IBM