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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 187 193 194
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 576 535 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.15% 1.10% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.04% 4.89% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 332 292
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £302 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Average hourly rate £46.25 £33.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.15% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £20.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.47% +2.85%
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
11419 10945 11502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.81% 22.55% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6608 6215 5963
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 977 954 1146
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.98 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% -2.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
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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 +16 302 £450 +5.88% 68
South East -4 111 £400 +1.58% 20
North West +1 32 £331 +3.51% 6
Yorkshire -7 29 £334 -11.58% 17
South West -13 28 £350 - 9
East of England -25 27 £400 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +8 22 £238 -45.71% 3
East Midlands +12 17 £400 +10.34% 2
North East -12 12 £271 -16.53% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 999 (95.32%) Linux
2 883 (84.26%) Red Hat
3 418 (39.89%) UNIX
4 385 (36.74%) Windows
5 376 (35.88%) Oracle
6 269 (25.67%) Perl
7 264 (25.19%) VMware
8 227 (21.66%) SQL
9 194 (18.51%) Solaris
10 185 (17.65%) Apache
10 185 (17.65%) Python
11 184 (17.56%) Finance
12 181 (17.27%) Puppet
13 165 (15.74%) Bash Shell
14 163 (15.55%) VMware Infrastructure
15 160 (15.27%) Banking
16 158 (15.08%) Java
17 155 (14.79%) Microsoft
17 155 (14.79%) Oracle Database
18 151 (14.41%) SAN
18 151 (14.41%) Shell Script
19 145 (13.84%) ITIL
20 144 (13.74%) HP
21 132 (12.60%) IBM
21 132 (12.60%) DNS
22 131 (12.50%) MySQL
23 129 (12.31%) CentOS
24 123 (11.74%) Firewall
25 118 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
26 117 (11.16%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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
1 185 (17.65%) Apache
2 105 (10.02%) WebLogic
3 104 (9.92%) Tomcat
4 88 (8.40%) IIS
5 82 (7.82%) WebSphere
6 39 (3.72%) MS Exchange
6 39 (3.72%) SharePoint
7 31 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 30 (2.86%) OpenStack
9 26 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
10 18 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
11 16 (1.53%) nginx
12 15 (1.43%) Confluence
13 14 (1.34%) Drupal
13 14 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (1.24%) GlassFish
15 12 (1.15%) Moodle
16 10 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.95%) MQSeries
17 9 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.38%) MS Project
4 4 (0.38%) MS Office
5 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.48%) RMDS
4 5 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.38%) Magento
5 4 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.29%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.81%) IaaS
3 13 (1.24%) Office 365
3 13 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.86%) Rackspace Cloud
5 9 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.76%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.67%) IBM SmartCloud
8 6 (0.57%) SaaS
9 5 (0.48%) PaaS
10 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.095%) Route 53
11 1 (0.095%) Joyent
11 1 (0.095%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.095%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 151 (14.41%) SAN
2 132 (12.60%) DNS
3 123 (11.74%) Firewall
4 90 (8.59%) LDAP
5 88 (8.40%) TCP/IP
6 53 (5.06%) DHCP
7 51 (4.87%) NAS
8 50 (4.77%) WAN
9 43 (4.10%) SSH
10 42 (4.01%) LAN
10 42 (4.01%) Internet
11 36 (3.44%) Multicast
12 34 (3.24%) SSL
13 27 (2.58%) HTTP
14 19 (1.81%) Kerberos
15 17 (1.62%) VPN
16 15 (1.43%) FTP
17 13 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
18 11 (1.05%) Intranet
18 11 (1.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (14.79%) Oracle Database
2 131 (12.50%) MySQL
3 109 (10.40%) SQL Server
4 70 (6.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 41 (3.91%) Relational Database
6 35 (3.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 31 (2.96%) DB2
8 26 (2.48%) RDBMS
9 25 (2.39%) MongoDB
10 23 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (2.19%) Sybase ASE
11 21 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
13 18 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
14 17 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (1.15%) SQLPlus
15 12 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (0.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 72 (6.87%) Subversion
1 72 (6.87%) Git (software)
2 46 (4.39%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.67%) Maven
4 16 (1.53%) JIRA
5 10 (0.95%) JUnit
6 8 (0.76%) Ant
7 7 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.67%) Mercurial
8 6 (0.57%) Gradle
9 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.48%) VisualVM
10 4 (0.38%) Hudson
11 3 (0.29%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.29%) Selenium
12 2 (0.19%) WebLOAD
12 2 (0.19%) jMock
12 2 (0.19%) FishEye
General
1 184 (17.56%) Finance
2 160 (15.27%) Banking
3 55 (5.25%) Investment Banking
4 37 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.96%) Retail
6 27 (2.58%) Front Office
7 20 (1.91%) Games
8 11 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.38%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.38%) Back Office
10 4 (0.38%) Advertising
10 4 (0.38%) Legal
10 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.29%) Publishing
11 3 (0.29%) French Language
11 3 (0.29%) Marketing
12 2 (0.19%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.095%) Military
13 1 (0.095%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 196 (18.70%) Administrator
2 158 (15.08%) Systems Administrator
3 111 (10.59%) Linux Administrator
4 85 (8.11%) Developer
5 80 (7.63%) Analyst
6 79 (7.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 77 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
8 66 (6.30%) DBA
9 62 (5.92%) Architect
10 59 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
11 56 (5.34%) Support Engineer
12 55 (5.25%) UNIX Administrator
13 52 (4.96%) Consultant
14 49 (4.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 49 (4.68%) Applications Support
15 47 (4.48%) Oracle DBA
16 46 (4.39%) UNIX Engineer
17 44 (4.20%) Linux Support
18 41 (3.91%) UNIX Systems Administrator
19 37 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (7.44%) Web Services
2 74 (7.06%) Middleware
3 66 (6.30%) XML
4 51 (4.87%) LAMP
5 36 (3.44%) JSON
6 35 (3.34%) WebSphere MQ
7 29 (2.77%) .NET
8 28 (2.67%) jQuery
8 28 (2.67%) Rendezvous
9 27 (2.58%) Java EE
10 25 (2.39%) SOAP
11 23 (2.19%) CSS
11 23 (2.19%) MCollective
12 21 (2.00%) HTML
13 19 (1.81%) JMS
14 18 (1.72%) Ajax
15 15 (1.43%) Symfony
16 14 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
17 13 (1.24%) RESTful
18 12 (1.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.20%) Open Source
2 56 (5.34%) Clustering
3 41 (3.91%) Replication
4 38 (3.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (2.58%) Fixed Income
6 24 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 19 (1.81%) PKI
8 17 (1.62%) Online Games
9 16 (1.53%) Oracle Exalogic
10 15 (1.43%) Mainframe
11 14 (1.34%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.34%) HACMP
12 13 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.24%) Wiki
13 12 (1.15%) Blackberry
14 11 (1.05%) CLARiiON
14 11 (1.05%) Mobile App
15 10 (0.95%) Symmetrix
16 9 (0.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 999 (95.32%) Linux
2 418 (39.89%) UNIX
3 385 (36.74%) Windows
4 194 (18.51%) Solaris
5 129 (12.31%) CentOS
6 118 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 105 (10.02%) AIX
8 89 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 66 (6.30%) Ubuntu
10 52 (4.96%) HPUX
10 52 (4.96%) SUSE
11 32 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (3.05%) Debian
12 20 (1.91%) Oracle Linux
13 19 (1.81%) Windows XP
14 16 (1.53%) Windows 7
15 12 (1.15%) VMS
16 10 (0.95%) zOS
17 4 (0.38%) Scientific Linux
17 4 (0.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (13.84%) ITIL
2 116 (11.07%) Migration
3 103 (9.83%) Configuration Management
4 95 (9.06%) DevOps
5 69 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 67 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
7 64 (6.11%) Change Management
8 56 (5.34%) Project Management
9 51 (4.87%) Capacity Management
10 50 (4.77%) E-Commerce
11 48 (4.58%) Scrum
12 45 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 42 (4.01%) Electronic Trading
14 39 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (3.72%) Load Balancing
15 38 (3.63%) OO
16 36 (3.44%) Low Latency
17 33 (3.15%) Release Management
18 25 (2.39%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (2.39%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 269 (25.67%) Perl
2 227 (21.66%) SQL
3 185 (17.65%) Python
4 165 (15.74%) Bash Shell
5 158 (15.08%) Java
6 151 (14.41%) Shell Script
7 101 (9.64%) PHP
8 93 (8.87%) Ruby
9 56 (5.34%) Korn
10 41 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 41 (3.91%) JavaScript
11 40 (3.82%) PowerShell
12 25 (2.39%) C
13 17 (1.62%) VB
13 17 (1.62%) sed
14 16 (1.53%) Bourne shell
15 15 (1.43%) C++
15 15 (1.43%) AWK
16 12 (1.15%) C-shell
17 11 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (11.16%) Security Cleared
2 72 (6.87%) SC Cleared
3 36 (3.44%) RHCE
4 34 (3.24%) Degree
5 32 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (2.67%) DV Cleared
7 23 (2.19%) MCSE
8 18 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (1.43%) CISSP
10 14 (1.34%) MCSA
11 13 (1.24%) CCNA
12 11 (1.05%) MCITP
13 10 (0.95%) MCP
14 9 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.67%) OCP
15 7 (0.67%) JNCIA
16 6 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.48%) Sun Certification
17 5 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.29%) SLA
2 16 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.24%) QA
4 7 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.095%) COBIT
System Software
1 163 (15.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (11.07%) Active Directory
3 76 (7.25%) Oracle RAC
4 64 (6.11%) NFS
5 44 (4.20%) VMware ESX
6 43 (4.10%) vSphere
7 38 (3.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 35 (3.34%) Oracle RMAN
9 25 (2.39%) Xen
10 22 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (2.10%) XenApp
11 19 (1.81%) RHEV
12 14 (1.34%) Snort
12 14 (1.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 14 (1.34%) Samba
13 13 (1.24%) vCloud
14 11 (1.05%) Varnish
15 10 (0.95%) Squid
15 10 (0.95%) qmail
15 10 (0.95%) KVM
Systems Management
1 181 (17.27%) Puppet
2 67 (6.39%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (5.92%) Nagios
4 38 (3.63%) NetBackup
5 34 (3.24%) Data Guard
6 31 (2.96%) Tivoli
7 26 (2.48%) SCCM
7 26 (2.48%) SCOM
8 25 (2.39%) YUM
9 23 (2.19%) ITRS Geneos
10 22 (2.10%) Cobbler
10 22 (2.10%) Control-M
11 21 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 16 (1.53%) BladeLogic
12 16 (1.53%) BMC PATROL
12 16 (1.53%) Ansible
13 14 (1.34%) ZABBIX
13 14 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 13 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
14 13 (1.24%) Opsview
Vendors
1 883 (84.26%) Red Hat
2 376 (35.88%) Oracle
3 264 (25.19%) VMware
4 155 (14.79%) Microsoft
5 144 (13.74%) HP
6 132 (12.60%) IBM
7 86 (8.21%) Cisco
7 86 (8.21%) NetApp
8 80 (7.63%) EMC
9 73 (6.97%) Sun
10 71 (6.77%) JBoss
11 65 (6.20%) Citrix
12 60 (5.73%) Veritas
13 41 (3.91%) Sybase
14 39 (3.72%) TIBCO
15 30 (2.86%) Reuters
16 29 (2.77%) BMC
17 25 (2.39%) MarketAxess
17 25 (2.39%) Brocade
18 24 (2.29%) Symantec
City, London
TRG
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day please send CV
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £220 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £430 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £170 - £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago