The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 163 177 244
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +67
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 706 594 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.50% 1.26% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.00% 5.53% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 371 224
Average daily rate £425 £425 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £30.69 £21.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £44.00 £40.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10085 10732 10112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.36% 22.85% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6188 6263 5607
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 734 870 931
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.45 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the England region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the England region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 227 £450 - 56
South East +42 206 £440 +17.33% 36
Yorkshire +30 90 £400 +6.66% 15
North West +30 64 £400 +14.28% 9
East of England 0 28 £446 +37.30% 3
East Midlands +13 24 £388 +3.33% 7
West Midlands -12 22 £450 +5.88% 6
South West -17 21 £370 +2.06% 4
North East -14 19 £497 +98.60% 3
Midlands - 1 £445 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 1276 (89.48%) Linux
2 974 (68.30%) Red Hat
3 493 (34.57%) Unix
4 454 (31.84%) VMware
5 428 (30.01%) Puppet
6 395 (27.70%) Oracle
7 365 (25.60%) Windows
8 350 (24.54%) Java
9 349 (24.47%) DevOps
10 320 (22.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 295 (20.69%) Security Cleared
12 294 (20.62%) Finance
13 292 (20.48%) Bash Shell
14 289 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
15 277 (19.42%) Configuration Management
16 272 (19.07%) CentOS
17 257 (18.02%) Perl
18 253 (17.74%) Jenkins
19 246 (17.25%) Git (software)
20 237 (16.62%) SC Cleared
21 235 (16.48%) Solaris
22 222 (15.57%) Python
22 222 (15.57%) Shell Script
23 214 (15.01%) SQL
23 214 (15.01%) Ruby
24 209 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
25 208 (14.59%) AIX
26 190 (13.32%) IBM
27 174 (12.20%) Microsoft
28 160 (11.22%) Data Centre

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 150 (10.52%) Apache
2 118 (8.27%) Tomcat
3 101 (7.08%) JBoss
4 97 (6.80%) WebSphere
5 57 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 53 (3.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 47 (3.30%) IIS
8 40 (2.81%) nginx
9 38 (2.66%) Confluence
9 38 (2.66%) OpenStack
10 28 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
11 23 (1.61%) WebSphere Process Server
12 22 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (1.33%) MS Exchange
13 19 (1.33%) Node.js
14 18 (1.26%) Tuxedo
15 16 (1.12%) Apache Spark
15 16 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 15 (1.05%) Apache Solr
17 14 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.05%) MS Office
3 14 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.56%) SPSS
5 5 (0.35%) MS Project
6 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.21%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.49%) Magento
2 5 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.28%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.14%) Documaker
5 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.070%) Endur
6 1 (0.070%) Maximo
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 137 (9.61%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (0.98%) GitHub
5 13 (0.91%) SaaS
6 12 (0.84%) OpenShift
7 11 (0.77%) IaaS
7 11 (0.77%) PaaS
8 10 (0.70%) Office 365
9 9 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (0.56%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
11 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.070%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 1 (0.070%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 154 (10.80%) SAN
2 125 (8.77%) DNS
3 114 (7.99%) TCP/IP
4 109 (7.64%) LDAP
5 103 (7.22%) Firewall
6 99 (6.94%) HTTP
7 70 (4.91%) SSL
8 48 (3.37%) LAN
9 44 (3.09%) NAS
10 41 (2.88%) Internet
11 38 (2.66%) DHCP
12 36 (2.52%) WAN
13 28 (1.96%) SSH
14 25 (1.75%) Kerberos
15 24 (1.68%) FTP
16 23 (1.61%) IPsec
17 22 (1.54%) BGP
18 19 (1.33%) VPN
19 18 (1.26%) IPv6
20 17 (1.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (10.38%) MySQL
2 126 (8.84%) Oracle Database
3 115 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 92 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 76 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 51 (3.58%) MongoDB
8 50 (3.51%) DB2
9 46 (3.23%) Relational Database
10 44 (3.09%) Sybase ASE
11 39 (2.73%) NoSQL
12 38 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
13 36 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 34 (2.38%) Big Data
15 32 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
16 26 (1.82%) Neo4j
17 21 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
19 18 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
20 17 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 253 (17.74%) Jenkins
2 246 (17.25%) Git (software)
3 139 (9.75%) Maven
4 103 (7.22%) Subversion
5 61 (4.28%) JIRA
6 31 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 23 (1.61%) ClearCase
7 23 (1.61%) ClearQuest
7 23 (1.61%) Selenium
8 22 (1.54%) Ant
8 22 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.26%) Mocha
9 18 (1.26%) Vagrant
10 17 (1.19%) Hudson
10 17 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
11 15 (1.05%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (0.84%) Appium
13 12 (0.84%) SonarQube
14 10 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 294 (20.62%) Finance
2 121 (8.49%) Banking
3 47 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 31 (2.17%) Retail
5 28 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.12%) Games
8 14 (0.98%) Front Office
9 12 (0.84%) Military
10 8 (0.56%) Legal
11 7 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.49%) Publishing
12 4 (0.28%) Billing
13 3 (0.21%) Automotive
13 3 (0.21%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.21%) Marketing
14 2 (0.14%) Avionics
14 2 (0.14%) Back Office
14 2 (0.14%) International Banking
14 2 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 238 (16.69%) Administrator
2 227 (15.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 177 (12.41%) Linux Engineer
4 126 (8.84%) Systems Administrator
5 113 (7.92%) Developer
6 105 (7.36%) DBA
7 104 (7.29%) Architect
8 95 (6.66%) Linux Administrator
9 94 (6.59%) Unix Administrator
10 89 (6.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 68 (4.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 68 (4.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 64 (4.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 60 (4.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 60 (4.21%) Operations Engineer
14 59 (4.14%) Consultant
15 56 (3.93%) Oracle DBA
16 53 (3.72%) Analyst
17 44 (3.09%) Sybase DBA
18 43 (3.02%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (7.57%) Middleware
2 98 (6.87%) Web Services
3 87 (6.10%) MCollective
4 50 (3.51%) XML
5 48 (3.37%) HTML
6 45 (3.16%) CSS
6 45 (3.16%) LAMP
7 38 (2.66%) RESTful
8 34 (2.38%) jQuery
9 33 (2.31%) .NET
10 32 (2.24%) J2EE
11 29 (2.03%) HTML5
11 29 (2.03%) REST
12 25 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
13 24 (1.68%) Ajax
13 24 (1.68%) ELK Stack
13 24 (1.68%) SAML
14 23 (1.61%) Spring
15 22 (1.54%) Sensu
16 21 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (11.22%) Data Centre
2 133 (9.33%) Clustering
3 57 (4.00%) Replication
4 42 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 41 (2.88%) HACMP
6 39 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 30 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.82%) PKI
10 24 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.68%) Mainframe
11 17 (1.19%) EMC VMAX
12 16 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
13 15 (1.05%) CMDB
14 12 (0.84%) Algorithms
14 12 (0.84%) DataPower
14 12 (0.84%) Mobile App
15 11 (0.77%) e-Health
15 11 (0.77%) Smart Meter
16 10 (0.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1276 (89.48%) Linux
2 493 (34.57%) Unix
3 365 (25.60%) Windows
4 272 (19.07%) CentOS
5 235 (16.48%) Solaris
6 208 (14.59%) AIX
7 148 (10.38%) Ubuntu
8 145 (10.17%) Windows Server
9 94 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 81 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 52 (3.65%) SUSE
12 39 (2.73%) Oracle Linux
13 35 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (2.17%) HPUX
15 25 (1.75%) Debian
15 25 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 20 (1.40%) VME
17 15 (1.05%) Mac OS X
18 13 (0.91%) Fedora
18 13 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (24.47%) DevOps
2 289 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (19.42%) Configuration Management
4 209 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
5 157 (11.01%) ITIL
6 143 (10.03%) Scrum
7 142 (9.96%) Migration
8 115 (8.06%) High Availability
9 103 (7.22%) Build Automation
10 94 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 75 (5.26%) Change Management
11 75 (5.26%) Project Management
12 71 (4.98%) Service Management
13 70 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
14 61 (4.28%) Open Source
15 45 (3.16%) Load Balancing
16 42 (2.95%) Incident Management
17 41 (2.88%) Capacity Planning
18 40 (2.81%) E-Commerce
19 38 (2.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 350 (24.54%) Java
2 292 (20.48%) Bash Shell
3 257 (18.02%) Perl
4 222 (15.57%) Python
4 222 (15.57%) Shell Script
5 214 (15.01%) Ruby
5 214 (15.01%) SQL
6 79 (5.54%) JavaScript
7 72 (5.05%) PHP
8 66 (4.63%) PowerShell
9 50 (3.51%) Korn
10 41 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 40 (2.81%) C
12 27 (1.89%) AWK
13 21 (1.47%) sed
14 16 (1.12%) COBOL
15 14 (0.98%) Jython
16 13 (0.91%) C++
17 9 (0.63%) Bourne shell
18 8 (0.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 295 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 237 (16.62%) SC Cleared
3 55 (3.86%) Degree
4 33 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (2.10%) RHCE
6 29 (2.03%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (1.33%) CCNA
9 19 (1.33%) RHCSA
10 15 (1.05%) CCNP
10 15 (1.05%) MCSE
11 8 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.56%) RHCA
12 7 (0.49%) MCSA
12 7 (0.49%) SAS Certification
13 6 (0.42%) BC Cleared
14 5 (0.35%) OCP
14 5 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.52%) SLA
2 21 (1.47%) QA
3 13 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 12 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.28%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.14%) ECSS
7 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 320 (22.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (8.91%) Active Directory
3 89 (6.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 84 (5.89%) Docker
5 73 (5.12%) vSphere
6 70 (4.91%) Oracle RAC
7 66 (4.63%) NFS
8 58 (4.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 51 (3.58%) VMware ESX
10 42 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
11 29 (2.03%) Hyper-V
12 28 (1.96%) Veritas File System
13 26 (1.82%) KVM
14 15 (1.05%) vCloud
14 15 (1.05%) Xen
14 15 (1.05%) XenApp
15 14 (0.98%) Samba
15 14 (0.98%) Terminal Services
16 13 (0.91%) GlusterFS
16 13 (0.91%) Squid
Systems Management
1 428 (30.01%) Puppet
2 156 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
3 117 (8.20%) Ansible
4 85 (5.96%) ZABBIX
5 60 (4.21%) Nagios
6 52 (3.65%) Oracle RMAN
7 46 (3.23%) Data Guard
8 30 (2.10%) Graphite
8 30 (2.10%) NetBackup
8 30 (2.10%) yum
9 29 (2.03%) logstash
10 25 (1.75%) SCCM
11 21 (1.47%) SCOM
12 19 (1.33%) CFEngine
13 18 (1.26%) Red Hat Satellite
14 17 (1.19%) Salt
15 15 (1.05%) Kubernetes
15 15 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
15 15 (1.05%) SCVMM
15 15 (1.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 974 (68.30%) Red Hat
2 454 (31.84%) VMware
3 395 (27.70%) Oracle
4 190 (13.32%) IBM
5 174 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 131 (9.19%) HP
7 121 (8.49%) Veritas
8 101 (7.08%) EMC
9 83 (5.82%) Cisco
10 70 (4.91%) Sun
11 65 (4.56%) NetApp
12 56 (3.93%) SAP
13 53 (3.72%) Sybase
14 36 (2.52%) CA
15 35 (2.45%) Atlassian
16 33 (2.31%) Citrix
17 32 (2.24%) F5
18 27 (1.89%) Splunk
19 25 (1.75%) Dell
20 23 (1.61%) Adobe
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £25 to £33 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Search Consultancy
Rate: From £150 to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Rates Available
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £460 per day 10 weeks contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £230 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Daily Rates Available
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 13 days ago