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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 134 189 212
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 912 645 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.85% 1.27% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.10% 5.66% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 407 323
Median daily rate £425 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% -26.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £22.83 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £39.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.37%
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
11266 11396 11342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.90% 22.37% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7194 6775 6585
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 589 886 944
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £32.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 30 June 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 30 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 341 £475 +5.55% 49
South East +70 226 £430 -4.44% 25
North East +12 104 £298 +13.33% 6
North West +40 85 £400 +3.22% 3
Yorkshire -22 58 £430 +14.53% 7
East of England +15 34 £340 -15.00% 8
West Midlands +4 31 £425 -5.55% 3
East Midlands +3 17 £438 +2.94% 3
South West -7 15 £425 - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 1673 (100.00%) Linux
2 1236 (73.88%) Red Hat
3 568 (33.95%) Unix
4 503 (30.07%) Windows
5 490 (29.29%) Oracle
6 472 (28.21%) Puppet
7 435 (26.00%) VMware
8 411 (24.57%) DevOps
9 352 (21.04%) Solaris
10 351 (20.98%) Java
11 324 (19.37%) Security Cleared
12 317 (18.95%) Finance
13 306 (18.29%) Perl
14 301 (17.99%) AIX
15 290 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 287 (17.15%) Python
17 277 (16.56%) SQL
18 275 (16.44%) ITIL
18 275 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
19 265 (15.84%) Configuration Management
20 247 (14.76%) SC Cleared
21 245 (14.64%) CentOS
22 239 (14.29%) Bash Shell
23 231 (13.81%) Microsoft
24 223 (13.33%) IBM
25 221 (13.21%) Jenkins
26 219 (13.09%) SAN
27 203 (12.13%) Apache
27 203 (12.13%) Git (software)
28 202 (12.07%) Active Directory

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 203 (12.13%) Apache
2 163 (9.74%) Tomcat
3 135 (8.07%) JBoss
4 120 (7.17%) WebLogic
5 104 (6.22%) WebSphere
6 82 (4.90%) IIS
7 73 (4.36%) Confluence
8 51 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 46 (2.75%) OpenStack
10 24 (1.43%) nginx
10 24 (1.43%) Tuxedo
11 23 (1.37%) SharePoint
12 18 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (0.90%) MS Exchange
14 14 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
14 14 (0.84%) SAS
15 13 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (0.60%) Apache Spark
17 9 (0.54%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.54%) Liferay
Applications
1 63 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.26%) MS Office
3 11 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.54%) SPSS
5 6 (0.36%) HipChat
6 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.060%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (0.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.60%) Documaker
3 10 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.36%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.12%) assyst
7 2 (0.12%) Traffica
8 1 (0.060%) Eikon
8 1 (0.060%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.060%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.060%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.060%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 172 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (1.37%) PaaS
4 20 (1.20%) SaaS
5 19 (1.14%) OpenShift
6 18 (1.08%) IaaS
7 14 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (0.72%) GitHub
9 10 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.54%) Office 365
11 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.30%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 219 (13.09%) SAN
2 161 (9.62%) DNS
3 137 (8.19%) LDAP
4 129 (7.71%) TCP/IP
5 124 (7.41%) Firewall
6 93 (5.56%) SSL
7 75 (4.48%) DHCP
7 75 (4.48%) Internet
8 60 (3.59%) HTTP
9 55 (3.29%) NAS
10 50 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
11 39 (2.33%) VPN
12 36 (2.15%) SSH
13 28 (1.67%) LAN
14 27 (1.61%) IPsec
14 27 (1.61%) IPv6
15 26 (1.55%) WAN
16 22 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
17 17 (1.02%) Network Security
18 16 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (9.98%) MySQL
2 140 (8.37%) SQL Server
3 110 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 67 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (3.11%) DB2
5 52 (3.11%) Relational Database
6 50 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 49 (2.93%) Hadoop
8 42 (2.51%) NoSQL
9 35 (2.09%) MongoDB
10 32 (1.91%) Big Data
10 32 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
11 24 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 21 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (1.20%) VLDB
14 15 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
14 15 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (0.84%) OLTP
15 14 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 221 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 203 (12.13%) Git (software)
3 105 (6.28%) JIRA
4 87 (5.20%) Subversion
5 66 (3.95%) Maven
6 43 (2.57%) Vagrant
7 40 (2.39%) Eclipse
8 39 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 34 (2.03%) TeamCity
10 31 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (1.14%) Visual Studio
12 14 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
13 11 (0.66%) Bitbucket
13 11 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (0.60%) JUnit
14 10 (0.60%) Mocha
15 9 (0.54%) Appium
15 9 (0.54%) Log4j
15 9 (0.54%) Selenium
15 9 (0.54%) SonarQube
General
1 317 (18.95%) Finance
2 162 (9.68%) Banking
3 48 (2.87%) Retail
4 31 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 31 (1.85%) Games
5 25 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 24 (1.43%) Marketing
7 22 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.42%) Back Office
10 7 (0.42%) Electronics
10 7 (0.42%) Publishing
11 5 (0.30%) Front Office
12 4 (0.24%) Military
12 4 (0.24%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.12%) Automotive
14 2 (0.12%) Law
14 2 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 351 (20.98%) Administrator
2 266 (15.90%) Linux Engineer
3 225 (13.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 202 (12.07%) Linux Administrator
5 200 (11.95%) Systems Administrator
6 136 (8.13%) Developer
7 123 (7.35%) Unix Administrator
8 113 (6.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 112 (6.69%) Architect
10 109 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 107 (6.40%) Consultant
12 83 (4.96%) Support Engineer
13 81 (4.84%) Analyst
14 76 (4.54%) Unix Systems Administrator
15 71 (4.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 69 (4.12%) Unix Engineer
17 67 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 67 (4.00%) Linux Support
18 65 (3.89%) Systems Engineer
19 59 (3.53%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (7.35%) Middleware
2 120 (7.17%) Web Services
3 95 (5.68%) XML
4 67 (4.00%) CSS
5 65 (3.89%) HTML
6 63 (3.77%) .NET
7 58 (3.47%) LAMP
8 55 (3.29%) Java EE
9 54 (3.23%) JSON
10 43 (2.57%) HTML5
11 42 (2.51%) WebSphere MQ
12 41 (2.45%) SOAP
13 40 (2.39%) jQuery
13 40 (2.39%) Spring
14 37 (2.21%) REST
15 32 (1.91%) RabbitMQ
16 25 (1.49%) Ajax
16 25 (1.49%) RESTful
17 22 (1.32%) JMS
18 20 (1.20%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 149 (8.91%) Clustering
2 140 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 87 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (3.71%) Computer Science
4 62 (3.71%) PKI
5 48 (2.87%) Public Cloud
6 42 (2.51%) Cryptography
7 38 (2.27%) Private Cloud
8 36 (2.15%) Mainframe
9 35 (2.09%) Algorithms
9 35 (2.09%) Management Information System
10 31 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
11 29 (1.73%) EMC VNX
11 29 (1.73%) Replication
12 27 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (1.43%) DataPower
14 22 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
14 22 (1.32%) HACMP
15 18 (1.08%) Smart Meter
16 16 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1673 (100.00%) Linux
2 568 (33.95%) Unix
3 503 (30.07%) Windows
4 352 (21.04%) Solaris
5 301 (17.99%) AIX
6 245 (14.64%) CentOS
7 200 (11.95%) Windows Server
8 109 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 94 (5.62%) Ubuntu
10 84 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 58 (3.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 53 (3.17%) HPUX
13 47 (2.81%) Oracle Linux
14 45 (2.69%) SUSE
15 42 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (1.37%) Fedora
16 23 (1.37%) VME
16 23 (1.37%) Windows 7
17 20 (1.20%) Mac OS X
18 19 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (24.57%) DevOps
2 275 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (16.44%) ITIL
3 265 (15.84%) Configuration Management
4 181 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
5 167 (9.98%) Migration
6 155 (9.26%) High Availability
7 105 (6.28%) Service Delivery
8 103 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 94 (5.62%) Scrum
10 81 (4.84%) Open Source
11 76 (4.54%) Project Management
12 75 (4.48%) Change Management
13 74 (4.42%) Load Balancing
14 62 (3.71%) Performance Tuning
15 56 (3.35%) Service Management
16 51 (3.05%) OO
17 50 (2.99%) Change Control
18 45 (2.69%) E-Commerce
19 44 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 351 (20.98%) Java
2 306 (18.29%) Perl
3 287 (17.15%) Python
4 277 (16.56%) SQL
5 239 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 180 (10.76%) Shell Script
7 163 (9.74%) Ruby
8 96 (5.74%) PHP
9 93 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 89 (5.32%) C
11 80 (4.78%) PowerShell
12 64 (3.83%) PL/SQL
13 35 (2.09%) Korn
14 30 (1.79%) C#
14 30 (1.79%) C++
15 24 (1.43%) VBScript
16 23 (1.37%) COBOL
17 22 (1.32%) Bourne shell
18 20 (1.20%) VB
19 17 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 324 (19.37%) Security Cleared
2 247 (14.76%) SC Cleared
3 86 (5.14%) RHCE
4 70 (4.18%) Degree
5 56 (3.35%) DV Cleared
6 47 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 26 (1.55%) MCSE
8 25 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (1.20%) CCNP
10 20 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (1.08%) RHCA
12 14 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
13 13 (0.78%) MCP
14 12 (0.72%) MCSA
15 11 (0.66%) RHCSA
16 10 (0.60%) CCNA
16 10 (0.60%) MCITP
16 10 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.29%) SLA
2 19 (1.14%) QA
3 17 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 15 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.84%) FIPS 140-2
6 10 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.060%) ECSS
9 1 (0.060%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.060%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.060%) MiFID
System Software
1 290 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 202 (12.07%) Active Directory
3 103 (6.16%) Docker
4 97 (5.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 97 (5.80%) vSphere
5 80 (4.78%) Oracle RAC
6 73 (4.36%) KVM
7 67 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 60 (3.59%) NFS
9 53 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 47 (2.81%) Hyper-V
11 43 (2.57%) VMware ESX
12 41 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
13 29 (1.73%) GlusterFS
14 26 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
15 20 (1.20%) iptables
16 17 (1.02%) Postfix
16 17 (1.02%) Veritas File System
17 16 (0.96%) vCloud
18 14 (0.84%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 472 (28.21%) Puppet
2 189 (11.30%) Ansible
3 148 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
4 107 (6.40%) Nagios
5 73 (4.36%) Red Hat Satellite
6 69 (4.12%) NetBackup
7 53 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 40 (2.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 38 (2.27%) SCCM
10 35 (2.09%) Kubernetes
10 35 (2.09%) ZABBIX
11 32 (1.91%) Oracle ZFS
11 32 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 23 (1.37%) Salt
13 22 (1.32%) HAProxy
13 22 (1.32%) SCOM
14 20 (1.20%) Terraform
15 19 (1.14%) Tivoli
16 18 (1.08%) WSUS
17 17 (1.02%) logstash
Vendors
1 1236 (73.88%) Red Hat
2 490 (29.29%) Oracle
3 435 (26.00%) VMware
4 231 (13.81%) Microsoft
5 223 (13.33%) IBM
6 192 (11.48%) EMC
7 187 (11.18%) HP
8 184 (11.00%) Veritas
9 83 (4.96%) Cisco
10 74 (4.42%) Citrix
11 68 (4.06%) Sun
12 65 (3.89%) NetApp
13 50 (2.99%) Atlassian
13 50 (2.99%) Brocade
14 46 (2.75%) F5
15 37 (2.21%) Dell
16 33 (1.97%) Symantec
17 32 (1.91%) Splunk
18 29 (1.73%) Axway
19 26 (1.55%) StorageTek
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