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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 205 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 560 540 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 1.09% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 4.79% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 332 290
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 13
Average hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +18.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +18.05%
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
11100 11264 10447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.51% 22.78% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6651 6502 5842
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 867 960 970
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 3 August 2015.

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
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 3 August 2015. 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 -30 249 £425 -5.55% 74
South East -19 104 £388 +3.33% 18
Yorkshire +42 79 £385 +7.31% 24
East of England +8 33 £400 - 9
South West +2 33 £425 +21.42% 15
North West -15 26 £420 +68.00% 9
East Midlands -9 14 £325 - 5
North East -22 12 £363 +29.46% 2
West Midlands -5 6 £375 +57.89% 5
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1041 (90.44%) Linux
2 873 (75.85%) Red Hat
3 386 (33.54%) Windows
4 362 (31.45%) Oracle
5 340 (29.54%) UNIX
6 303 (26.32%) VMware
7 302 (26.24%) Puppet
8 281 (24.41%) DevOps
9 253 (21.98%) Java
10 218 (18.94%) Apache
11 213 (18.51%) SQL
12 211 (18.33%) Python
13 195 (16.94%) Finance
14 190 (16.51%) Perl
14 190 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
15 188 (16.33%) Jenkins
15 188 (16.33%) Bash Shell
16 186 (16.16%) Solaris
17 173 (15.03%) SAN
18 169 (14.68%) Configuration Management
18 169 (14.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 152 (13.21%) Oracle Database
19 152 (13.21%) Security Cleared
20 151 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
21 150 (13.03%) Firewall
22 146 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
23 141 (12.25%) IBM
23 141 (12.25%) HP
24 140 (12.16%) ITIL
25 139 (12.08%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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
1 218 (18.94%) Apache
2 138 (11.99%) Tomcat
3 108 (9.38%) JBoss
4 105 (9.12%) IIS
5 83 (7.21%) WebLogic
6 67 (5.82%) WebSphere
7 62 (5.39%) Confluence
8 36 (3.13%) SharePoint
9 27 (2.35%) OpenStack
10 26 (2.26%) Node.js
11 25 (2.17%) nginx
12 24 (2.09%) MS Exchange
13 21 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
14 14 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (1.13%) Apache Solr
16 12 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
17 11 (0.96%) AquaLogic
18 9 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 8 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.13%) MS Office
3 6 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.087%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.87%) Maximo
2 8 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.61%) Tridion
4 6 (0.52%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.43%) Magento
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.35%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.26%) Endur
7 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.087%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.087%) RMDS
8 1 (0.087%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.087%) Eikon
8 1 (0.087%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 131 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 24 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.39%) IaaS
5 12 (1.04%) PaaS
6 9 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.78%) Office 365
7 8 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.61%) GitHub
9 6 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.52%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.43%) SaaS
11 4 (0.35%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.35%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 2 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.087%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 173 (15.03%) SAN
2 150 (13.03%) Firewall
3 122 (10.60%) TCP/IP
4 118 (10.25%) DNS
5 77 (6.69%) LDAP
6 55 (4.78%) NAS
7 53 (4.60%) Internet
8 50 (4.34%) SSL
9 49 (4.26%) DHCP
9 49 (4.26%) HTTP
10 45 (3.91%) Network Security
11 32 (2.78%) WAN
12 27 (2.35%) LAN
13 23 (2.00%) IPsec
14 21 (1.82%) AMQP
15 20 (1.74%) SSH
16 15 (1.30%) SNMP
17 14 (1.22%) FTP
18 13 (1.13%) SMTP
18 13 (1.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (13.21%) Oracle Database
2 138 (11.99%) MySQL
3 137 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 85 (7.38%) MongoDB
5 51 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 46 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 40 (3.48%) NoSQL
9 36 (3.13%) RDBMS
10 31 (2.69%) Hadoop
11 27 (2.35%) Redis
11 27 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (2.26%) CouchDB
13 23 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
14 20 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
15 17 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (1.39%) WhereScape RED
17 15 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
17 15 (1.30%) Big Data
18 13 (1.13%) Informix
Development Applications
1 188 (16.33%) Jenkins
2 126 (10.95%) Git (software)
3 103 (8.95%) JIRA
4 81 (7.04%) Subversion
5 61 (5.30%) Maven
6 51 (4.43%) Ant
7 38 (3.30%) Mercurial
8 36 (3.13%) Gradle
9 32 (2.78%) TeamCity
10 25 (2.17%) Hudson
11 24 (2.09%) JUnit
12 18 (1.56%) MSBuild
13 16 (1.39%) Eclipse
13 16 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (1.04%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.78%) ProC
16 5 (0.43%) Artifactory
17 4 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (0.35%) JMeter
17 4 (0.35%) NetBeans
General
1 195 (16.94%) Finance
2 93 (8.08%) Banking
3 35 (3.04%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 22 (1.91%) Retail
5 22 (1.91%) Marketing
6 19 (1.65%) Games
7 18 (1.56%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.22%) Electronics
9 9 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.61%) Publishing
11 5 (0.43%) Legal
11 5 (0.43%) Back Office
12 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.17%) German Language
13 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.17%) Front Office
13 2 (0.17%) Law
14 1 (0.087%) Advertising
14 1 (0.087%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (16.51%) Administrator
2 162 (14.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 149 (12.95%) Systems Administrator
4 108 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
5 106 (9.21%) Linux Administrator
6 93 (8.08%) Developer
7 77 (6.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 70 (6.08%) Architect
8 70 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 61 (5.30%) DBA
10 52 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
11 45 (3.91%) UNIX Engineer
12 43 (3.74%) UNIX Administrator
12 43 (3.74%) Analyst
13 40 (3.48%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 39 (3.39%) Infrastructure Architect
15 37 (3.21%) Consultant
15 37 (3.21%) Java Developer
16 34 (2.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 30 (2.61%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (12.08%) Web Services
2 77 (6.69%) Middleware
3 54 (4.69%) .NET
4 43 (3.74%) HTML
5 40 (3.48%) Java EE
6 39 (3.39%) JSON
6 39 (3.39%) JMS
7 37 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
8 32 (2.78%) CSS
9 31 (2.69%) HTML5
9 31 (2.69%) Django
10 29 (2.52%) J2EE
11 28 (2.43%) LAMP
12 27 (2.35%) XML
13 23 (2.00%) Kafka
14 21 (1.82%) SOAP
15 20 (1.74%) Ajax
15 20 (1.74%) CSS3
16 19 (1.65%) EJB
17 18 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 107 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 77 (6.69%) Clustering
3 69 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.04%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.04%) PKI
5 32 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (2.43%) Fixed Income
7 24 (2.09%) Public Cloud
8 20 (1.74%) Enterprise Storage
8 20 (1.74%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.48%) HACMP
11 16 (1.39%) Replication
12 13 (1.13%) DataPower
12 13 (1.13%) Private Cloud
13 12 (1.04%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.04%) Online Games
14 10 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (0.78%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.78%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 1041 (90.44%) Linux
2 386 (33.54%) Windows
3 340 (29.54%) UNIX
4 186 (16.16%) Solaris
5 131 (11.38%) CentOS
6 110 (9.56%) AIX
7 105 (9.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 80 (6.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 64 (5.56%) Ubuntu
10 56 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 46 (4.00%) SUSE
12 38 (3.30%) Debian
13 21 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
14 17 (1.48%) HPUX
15 15 (1.30%) Windows 2000
15 15 (1.30%) Fedora
16 13 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 9 (0.78%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (24.41%) DevOps
2 169 (14.68%) Configuration Management
3 151 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
5 140 (12.16%) ITIL
6 114 (9.90%) Migration
7 79 (6.86%) Open Source
8 73 (6.34%) Load Balancing
9 69 (5.99%) Scrum
10 66 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
11 62 (5.39%) E-Commerce
12 58 (5.04%) Project Management
13 50 (4.34%) Problem Management
14 49 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
14 49 (4.26%) Service Management
14 49 (4.26%) Change Management
15 48 (4.17%) Software Engineering
16 45 (3.91%) SOA
17 43 (3.74%) Capacity Management
18 42 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 253 (21.98%) Java
2 213 (18.51%) SQL
3 211 (18.33%) Python
4 190 (16.51%) Perl
5 188 (16.33%) Bash Shell
6 138 (11.99%) Shell Script
7 126 (10.95%) Ruby
8 91 (7.91%) PHP
9 72 (6.26%) PowerShell
10 61 (5.30%) JavaScript
11 60 (5.21%) PL/SQL
12 48 (4.17%) Korn
13 45 (3.91%) C
14 41 (3.56%) C++
15 22 (1.91%) VB
16 13 (1.13%) AWK
17 11 (0.96%) C#
17 11 (0.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 10 (0.87%) Scala
19 6 (0.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 152 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 88 (7.65%) SC Cleared
3 47 (4.08%) Degree
3 47 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 25 (2.17%) RHCE
5 19 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (1.22%) MCSE
9 12 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.70%) CCNA
11 7 (0.61%) CCNP
12 6 (0.52%) MCSA
12 6 (0.52%) MCITP
12 6 (0.52%) RHCSA
13 5 (0.43%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.43%) RHCA
14 4 (0.35%) MCP
14 4 (0.35%) HND
14 4 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.61%) SLA
2 25 (2.17%) QA
3 7 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.087%) Data Quality
System Software
1 169 (14.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (7.65%) Active Directory
3 82 (7.12%) vSphere
4 59 (5.13%) Docker
5 47 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 47 (4.08%) NFS
6 42 (3.65%) VMware ESX
7 32 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
8 25 (2.17%) Hyper-V
9 24 (2.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 24 (2.09%) KVM
10 20 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (1.48%) Varnish
12 15 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 14 (1.22%) Postfix
14 13 (1.13%) vCloud
15 12 (1.04%) Samba
16 11 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 11 (0.96%) Oracle Clusterware
16 11 (0.96%) iptables
Systems Management
1 302 (26.24%) Puppet
2 190 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (4.78%) Nagios
4 46 (4.00%) Ansible
5 44 (3.82%) Salt
6 43 (3.74%) NetBackup
7 42 (3.65%) Graphite
8 36 (3.13%) BladeLogic
9 31 (2.69%) yum
10 28 (2.43%) Vagrant
11 27 (2.35%) Tivoli
12 23 (2.00%) Zenoss
13 22 (1.91%) ITRS Geneos
13 22 (1.91%) Control-M
14 21 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
15 20 (1.74%) Opsview
16 19 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 19 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
17 18 (1.56%) OpenView
18 17 (1.48%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 873 (75.85%) Red Hat
2 362 (31.45%) Oracle
3 303 (26.32%) VMware
4 141 (12.25%) IBM
4 141 (12.25%) HP
5 128 (11.12%) Microsoft
6 91 (7.91%) Cisco
7 83 (7.21%) EMC
8 78 (6.78%) Veritas
9 72 (6.26%) Sun
10 71 (6.17%) NetApp
11 53 (4.60%) Splunk
12 38 (3.30%) Symantec
13 33 (2.87%) Citrix
14 30 (2.61%) Dell
14 30 (2.61%) SolarWinds
15 28 (2.43%) Informatica
15 28 (2.43%) F5
16 27 (2.35%) BMC
17 25 (2.17%) Atlassian
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £600 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £470 per day
Posted: 6 days ago