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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 189 197 204
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 587 538 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.12% 1.13% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.01% 4.93% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 331 286
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 £263 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.41% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £58.00 £23.13 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.81% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £20.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £41.50 £44.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £100.00 £30.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+226.53% -2.00%
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
11714 10911 11145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.45% 22.96% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 6269 5805
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1038 967 1123
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +7 313 £420 +3.70% 60
South East -11 109 £400 - 23
North West +7 41 £350 +16.66% 6
Yorkshire +5 35 £350 -12.60% 10
South West -19 26 £375 +11.11% 7
West Midlands +6 23 £238 -45.71% 3
North East - 19 £225 -
East of England -41 18 £400 +8.84% 9
East Midlands +15 17 £428 +42.50% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1038 (95.67%) Linux
2 918 (84.61%) Red Hat
3 413 (38.06%) UNIX
4 379 (34.93%) Windows
5 374 (34.47%) Oracle
6 265 (24.42%) Perl
7 262 (24.15%) VMware
8 232 (21.38%) SQL
9 202 (18.62%) Solaris
9 202 (18.62%) Finance
10 195 (17.97%) Apache
11 194 (17.88%) Java
12 188 (17.33%) Python
13 185 (17.05%) Banking
13 185 (17.05%) Puppet
14 169 (15.58%) Microsoft
15 168 (15.48%) SAN
16 165 (15.21%) Shell Script
16 165 (15.21%) VMware Infrastructure
17 162 (14.93%) Bash Shell
18 160 (14.75%) DNS
19 159 (14.65%) HP
20 147 (13.55%) ITIL
21 139 (12.81%) Oracle Database
22 132 (12.17%) MySQL
22 132 (12.17%) IBM
23 128 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
24 127 (11.71%) Active Directory
25 126 (11.61%) Firewall
25 126 (11.61%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 195 (17.97%) Apache
2 125 (11.52%) Tomcat
3 118 (10.88%) WebLogic
4 97 (8.94%) IIS
5 95 (8.76%) WebSphere
6 49 (4.52%) SharePoint
7 47 (4.33%) MS Exchange
8 40 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 33 (3.04%) OpenStack
10 28 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
11 22 (2.03%) IBM HTTP Server
12 19 (1.75%) nginx
13 18 (1.66%) Confluence
14 17 (1.57%) Drupal
15 16 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (1.20%) GlassFish
17 12 (1.11%) Moodle
18 11 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
18 11 (1.01%) CMS
19 10 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 62 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.92%) MS Project
3 9 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.46%) MS Office
6 1 (0.092%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.28%) Magento
5 3 (0.28%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.28%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 3 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.94%) IaaS
3 20 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.29%) Office 365
5 11 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.74%) SaaS
8 7 (0.65%) PaaS
8 7 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.65%) IBM SmartCloud
9 6 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.092%) Joyent
11 1 (0.092%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 168 (15.48%) SAN
2 160 (14.75%) DNS
3 126 (11.61%) Firewall
4 93 (8.57%) LDAP
5 85 (7.83%) TCP/IP
6 66 (6.08%) DHCP
7 56 (5.16%) NAS
8 47 (4.33%) Internet
9 46 (4.24%) SSL
10 44 (4.06%) HTTP
11 43 (3.96%) WAN
12 41 (3.78%) SSH
13 35 (3.23%) Multicast
13 35 (3.23%) LAN
14 24 (2.21%) FTP
15 19 (1.75%) Kerberos
16 17 (1.57%) VPN
17 14 (1.29%) Intranet
17 14 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
18 13 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (12.81%) Oracle Database
2 132 (12.17%) MySQL
3 101 (9.31%) SQL Server
4 59 (5.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 45 (4.15%) Relational Database
6 35 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 31 (2.86%) Sybase ASE
8 29 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 28 (2.58%) DB2
10 22 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (1.94%) MongoDB
12 19 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (1.11%) SQLPlus
16 12 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 78 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 73 (6.73%) Subversion
3 49 (4.52%) Jenkins
4 40 (3.69%) Maven
5 18 (1.66%) JIRA
6 15 (1.38%) JUnit
7 10 (0.92%) Ant
8 8 (0.74%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.65%) Mercurial
9 7 (0.65%) Hudson
10 6 (0.55%) Gradle
11 5 (0.46%) VisualVM
11 5 (0.46%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.37%) Selenium
12 4 (0.37%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.37%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.28%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.28%) Introscope
General
1 202 (18.62%) Finance
2 185 (17.05%) Banking
3 69 (6.36%) Investment Banking
4 35 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.76%) Retail
6 27 (2.49%) Front Office
7 18 (1.66%) Games
8 16 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.37%) Advertising
10 4 (0.37%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.28%) French Language
11 3 (0.28%) Legal
11 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.28%) Back Office
12 2 (0.18%) Billing
12 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.18%) International Banking
12 2 (0.18%) Marketing
13 1 (0.092%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (17.51%) Administrator
2 151 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
3 105 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
4 103 (9.49%) Developer
5 93 (8.57%) Analyst
6 81 (7.47%) Linux Engineer
7 72 (6.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 70 (6.45%) DBA
9 58 (5.35%) UNIX Administrator
10 56 (5.16%) DevOps Engineer
11 55 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 51 (4.70%) Support Engineer
12 51 (4.70%) Consultant
13 47 (4.33%) UNIX Engineer
14 46 (4.24%) Architect
15 44 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
15 44 (4.06%) Applications Support
16 43 (3.96%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 42 (3.87%) Oracle DBA
18 41 (3.78%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (9.40%) Web Services
2 90 (8.29%) Middleware
3 72 (6.64%) XML
4 55 (5.07%) LAMP
5 44 (4.06%) .NET
6 37 (3.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 37 (3.41%) Java EE
7 34 (3.13%) JMS
7 34 (3.13%) SOAP
8 31 (2.86%) JSON
9 29 (2.67%) HTML
10 28 (2.58%) CSS
10 28 (2.58%) Rendezvous
11 22 (2.03%) jQuery
11 22 (2.03%) MCollective
12 15 (1.38%) RESTful
13 14 (1.29%) Spring
14 13 (1.20%) Ajax
14 13 (1.20%) XSLT
15 12 (1.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 76 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (6.18%) Open Source
3 56 (5.16%) Clustering
4 48 (4.42%) Replication
5 37 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 29 (2.67%) Fixed Income
7 26 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
8 17 (1.57%) Oracle Exalogic
9 16 (1.47%) Online Games
9 16 (1.47%) PKI
10 14 (1.29%) Mainframe
10 14 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.29%) Wiki
11 13 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.20%) CLARiiON
12 12 (1.11%) Symmetrix
12 12 (1.11%) Firmware
12 12 (1.11%) HACMP
12 12 (1.11%) DataPower
13 11 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1038 (95.67%) Linux
2 413 (38.06%) UNIX
3 379 (34.93%) Windows
4 202 (18.62%) Solaris
5 128 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 123 (11.34%) CentOS
7 102 (9.40%) AIX
8 87 (8.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 66 (6.08%) Ubuntu
10 52 (4.79%) HPUX
11 44 (4.06%) SUSE
12 38 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (2.95%) Debian
14 22 (2.03%) Windows XP
15 17 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (1.29%) Windows 7
16 14 (1.29%) VMS
17 10 (0.92%) zOS
18 8 (0.74%) Android
19 4 (0.37%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (13.55%) ITIL
2 114 (10.51%) Migration
3 108 (9.95%) Configuration Management
4 91 (8.39%) DevOps
5 79 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (6.82%) Change Management
7 72 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
8 59 (5.44%) Project Management
9 57 (5.25%) Capacity Management
10 56 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 47 (4.33%) Scrum
12 46 (4.24%) OO
13 44 (4.06%) Root Cause Analysis
14 43 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (3.87%) E-Commerce
16 41 (3.78%) Electronic Trading
17 38 (3.50%) Load Balancing
18 37 (3.41%) Low Latency
19 27 (2.49%) Release Management
20 26 (2.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 265 (24.42%) Perl
2 232 (21.38%) SQL
3 194 (17.88%) Java
4 188 (17.33%) Python
5 165 (15.21%) Shell Script
6 162 (14.93%) Bash Shell
7 111 (10.23%) PHP
8 93 (8.57%) Ruby
9 66 (6.08%) Korn
10 43 (3.96%) PowerShell
10 43 (3.96%) PL/SQL
11 42 (3.87%) JavaScript
12 38 (3.50%) C
13 24 (2.21%) C++
14 17 (1.57%) sed
15 16 (1.47%) VB
16 15 (1.38%) AWK
16 15 (1.38%) Bourne shell
17 14 (1.29%) C-shell
18 12 (1.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 126 (11.61%) Security Cleared
2 79 (7.28%) SC Cleared
3 43 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (3.04%) RHCE
5 32 (2.95%) Degree
6 31 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 29 (2.67%) MCSE
8 24 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (1.84%) CCNA
10 19 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (1.57%) CISSP
12 15 (1.38%) MCITP
13 14 (1.29%) MCSA
14 10 (0.92%) MCP
15 9 (0.83%) JNCIA
16 8 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
17 7 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (0.55%) OCP
19 5 (0.46%) Sun Certification
19 5 (0.46%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.95%) SLA
2 16 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.29%) QA
4 7 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.092%) COBIT
6 1 (0.092%) Data Quality
System Software
1 165 (15.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (11.71%) Active Directory
3 76 (7.00%) NFS
4 71 (6.54%) Oracle RAC
5 40 (3.69%) vSphere
6 35 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
7 34 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 33 (3.04%) VMware ESX
9 26 (2.40%) Xen
10 22 (2.03%) XenApp
11 20 (1.84%) RHEV
12 18 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
13 16 (1.47%) Samba
14 14 (1.29%) Varnish
15 13 (1.20%) vCloud
15 13 (1.20%) Snort
16 12 (1.11%) Postfix
17 11 (1.01%) XenDesktop
17 11 (1.01%) Veritas File System
17 11 (1.01%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 185 (17.05%) Puppet
2 71 (6.54%) Nagios
3 61 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (3.87%) NetBackup
5 33 (3.04%) Data Guard
6 32 (2.95%) Tivoli
7 26 (2.40%) YUM
8 25 (2.30%) SCCM
9 24 (2.21%) Control-M
9 24 (2.21%) Cobbler
10 22 (2.03%) SCOM
11 21 (1.94%) ITRS Geneos
12 17 (1.57%) Ansible
13 15 (1.38%) BMC PATROL
13 15 (1.38%) OpenView
14 14 (1.29%) Backup Exec
14 14 (1.29%) BladeLogic
15 13 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 13 (1.20%) Opsview
16 12 (1.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 918 (84.61%) Red Hat
2 374 (34.47%) Oracle
3 262 (24.15%) VMware
4 169 (15.58%) Microsoft
5 159 (14.65%) HP
6 132 (12.17%) IBM
7 84 (7.74%) EMC
8 82 (7.56%) Cisco
9 80 (7.37%) JBoss
10 76 (7.00%) NetApp
11 72 (6.64%) Sun
12 66 (6.08%) Citrix
13 56 (5.16%) Sybase
14 55 (5.07%) Veritas
15 41 (3.78%) TIBCO
16 29 (2.67%) BMC
17 27 (2.49%) Symantec
18 26 (2.40%) Reuters
19 25 (2.30%) MarketAxess
20 23 (2.12%) eSpeed
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £385 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Network Defence
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + quote
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Daily
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £314.16 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 7 days ago