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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 47 83 58
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 42 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.95% 0.28% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.00% 1.58% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 12
Median daily rate £400 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.17 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.55% -16.65%
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
300 253 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.04% 17.48% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 125 142
Median daily rate £387 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £120 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 13
Median hourly rate - £39.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (63.24%) Red Hat
3 33 (48.53%) Unix
4 24 (35.29%) Windows
5 22 (32.35%) DevOps
6 21 (30.88%) VMware
7 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (29.41%) Python
8 18 (26.47%) Solaris
8 18 (26.47%) Windows Server
9 17 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
9 17 (25.00%) Oracle
9 17 (25.00%) Finance
10 16 (23.53%) Migration
11 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
11 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (20.59%) Change Management
13 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
14 12 (17.65%) Citrix
14 12 (17.65%) SAN
14 12 (17.65%) Veritas
14 12 (17.65%) Perl
15 11 (16.18%) Java
15 11 (16.18%) Skype for Business
16 10 (14.71%) AIX
16 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
16 10 (14.71%) DHCP
16 10 (14.71%) DNS
16 10 (14.71%) Cisco

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 11 (16.18%) Skype for Business
2 8 (11.76%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) JBoss
3 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.41%) IIS
7 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.47%) Node.js
8 1 (1.47%) SAS
8 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.88%) PaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.47%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) SAN
2 10 (14.71%) DHCP
2 10 (14.71%) DNS
3 5 (7.35%) LDAP
3 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.88%) Firewall
4 4 (5.88%) Skype
4 4 (5.88%) SSH
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.41%) LAN
6 2 (2.94%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.94%) Internet
6 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (2.94%) SSL
6 2 (2.94%) VLAN
6 2 (2.94%) VPN
6 2 (2.94%) VXLAN
6 2 (2.94%) WAN
7 1 (1.47%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) Informix
3 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) Impala
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.35%) Maven
3 5 (7.35%) Subversion
4 4 (5.88%) Ant
4 4 (5.88%) MSBuild
4 4 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Administrator
2 14 (20.59%) Unix Administrator
3 10 (14.71%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Build Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 8 (11.76%) Build Automation Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Migration Specialist
10 3 (4.41%) Storage Specialist
10 3 (4.41%) Unix Support
10 3 (4.41%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) Middleware
2 5 (7.35%) Java EE
3 4 (5.88%) Web Services
4 2 (2.94%) J2EE
4 2 (2.94%) SAML
5 1 (1.47%) LAMP
5 1 (1.47%) REST
5 1 (1.47%) RESTful
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (13.24%) Private Cloud
2 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (48.53%) Unix
3 24 (35.29%) Windows
4 18 (26.47%) Solaris
4 18 (26.47%) Windows Server
5 10 (14.71%) AIX
6 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (11.76%) HPUX
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.41%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Fedora
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) DevOps
2 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.53%) Migration
4 14 (20.59%) Change Management
4 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
6 9 (13.24%) Build Automation
7 8 (11.76%) ITIL
8 6 (8.82%) High Availability
9 5 (7.35%) Kanban
9 5 (7.35%) Patch Management
10 4 (5.88%) Open Source
10 4 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
11 3 (4.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 3 (4.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 2 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (2.94%) Converged Infrastructure
12 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.94%) Security Architecture
12 2 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Python
2 12 (17.65%) Perl
3 11 (16.18%) Java
4 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.29%) SQL
6 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.88%) Bourne shell
6 4 (5.88%) C++
6 4 (5.88%) Korn
6 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) CCNP
1 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.94%) VCAP
2 2 (2.94%) VCP6
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.29%) SRDF
4 6 (8.82%) Docker
5 5 (7.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.88%) XenApp
6 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.41%) vSphere
8 1 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (10.29%) Ansible
2 7 (10.29%) NetBackup
2 7 (10.29%) Puppet
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.41%) XenMobile
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.94%) SCCM
6 2 (2.94%) vRealize
7 1 (1.47%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.47%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.47%) Oozie
Vendors
1 43 (63.24%) Red Hat
2 21 (30.88%) VMware
3 17 (25.00%) Oracle
4 12 (17.65%) Citrix
4 12 (17.65%) Veritas
5 10 (14.71%) Cisco
6 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
7 7 (10.29%) EMC
8 6 (8.82%) HP
9 4 (5.88%) Splunk
9 4 (5.88%) Sun
10 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.41%) SAP
11 2 (2.94%) F5
12 1 (1.47%) Brocade
12 1 (1.47%) Cloudera
12 1 (1.47%) Mitel
12 1 (1.47%) Tableau