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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 50 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.53% 1.88% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.35% 9.96% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 6
Median daily rate £450 £420 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £360 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -46.15%

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
170 271 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.48% 18.87% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 124 95
Median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 £57.63 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% +53.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +11.29%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) DevOps
4 10 (37.04%) Ansible
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Banking
6 8 (29.63%) vRealize
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco
6 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.93%) PaaS
7 7 (25.93%) vSphere
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 6 (22.22%) VXLAN
8 6 (22.22%) Perl
8 6 (22.22%) EMC
8 6 (22.22%) Puppet
8 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 5 (18.52%) RESTful
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
9 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
10 4 (14.81%) Open Source

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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) PaaS
2 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (14.81%) IaaS
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
5 2 (7.41%) SaaS
6 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.70%) Bluemix
6 1 (3.70%) GitHub
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (3.70%) Route 53
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) VXLAN
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.70%) Skype
4 1 (3.70%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.70%) GitLab
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 3 (11.11%) Java EE
2 3 (11.11%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Fintech
5 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Debian
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Change Control
4 4 (14.81%) High Availability
4 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) Python
5 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (11.11%) VCAP
2 3 (11.11%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) ISO22301
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Docker
3 3 (11.11%) SRDF
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
2 8 (29.63%) vRealize
3 6 (22.22%) Puppet
4 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (3.70%) SCCM
6 1 (3.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Veritas
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Adobe
8 1 (3.70%) CommVault
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (3.70%) Splunk