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 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 208 232 175
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -57
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 546 470 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.08% 0.92% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.85% 4.21% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 271 313
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £328
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +11.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £35.00 £33.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £35.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +4.31%
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
11259 11159 9136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.23% 21.77% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6448 6322 4943
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 910 1008 944
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -7.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 April 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
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 April 2015.

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 April 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 +5 255 £450 - 56
South East +10 85 £425 +13.33% 37
Yorkshire +8 42 £348 +2.96% 12
East of England +30 38 £325 -18.75% 5
South West +3 35 £425 +21.42% 16
North West 0 33 £421 +5.18% 6
East Midlands +12 23 £475 +8.57% 3
West Midlands -3 17 £495 +67.79% 4
North East -5 16 £300 +5.72% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1099 (93.53%) Linux
2 902 (76.77%) Red Hat
3 399 (33.96%) UNIX
4 396 (33.70%) Windows
5 391 (33.28%) Oracle
6 313 (26.64%) VMware
7 310 (26.38%) Puppet
8 292 (24.85%) Java
9 257 (21.87%) DevOps
10 231 (19.66%) Solaris
11 218 (18.55%) Security Cleared
12 216 (18.38%) Perl
13 202 (17.19%) Apache
14 199 (16.94%) Finance
15 194 (16.51%) Bash Shell
16 191 (16.26%) SQL
17 176 (14.98%) Jenkins
18 174 (14.81%) Python
19 172 (14.64%) Configuration Management
20 168 (14.30%) Oracle Database
21 165 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
22 164 (13.96%) CentOS
23 162 (13.79%) DNS
24 160 (13.62%) HP
25 156 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
26 155 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
26 155 (13.19%) Microsoft
27 152 (12.94%) ITIL
28 147 (12.51%) Shell Script
29 143 (12.17%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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
1 202 (17.19%) Apache
2 140 (11.91%) Tomcat
3 128 (10.89%) WebLogic
4 87 (7.40%) JBoss
5 83 (7.06%) WebSphere
6 67 (5.70%) IIS
7 56 (4.77%) Confluence
8 37 (3.15%) SharePoint
9 31 (2.64%) OpenStack
10 26 (2.21%) nginx
11 21 (1.79%) MS Exchange
12 20 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (1.11%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.77%) AquaLogic
15 9 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (0.68%) Lync
16 8 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
17 6 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 63 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.19%) MS Office
3 4 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.085%) MS Project
5 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.60%) Tridion
4 6 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.34%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.26%) Exstream
8 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.17%) Agresso
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.085%) Endur
9 1 (0.085%) Magento
9 1 (0.085%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.085%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 105 (8.94%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (3.15%) AWS CloudFormation
3 36 (3.06%) PaaS
4 16 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.19%) IaaS
5 14 (1.19%) OpenShift
6 10 (0.85%) SaaS
7 9 (0.77%) GitHub
8 7 (0.60%) Office 365
8 7 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.26%) Route 53
12 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 162 (13.79%) DNS
2 143 (12.17%) SAN
3 142 (12.09%) TCP/IP
4 129 (10.98%) Firewall
5 67 (5.70%) LDAP
6 57 (4.85%) HTTP
7 56 (4.77%) Internet
8 54 (4.60%) DHCP
9 50 (4.26%) SSL
10 36 (3.06%) Network Security
11 35 (2.98%) NAS
12 30 (2.55%) WAN
13 29 (2.47%) LAN
14 23 (1.96%) VoIP
14 23 (1.96%) FTP
15 22 (1.87%) VPN
15 22 (1.87%) SSH
16 18 (1.53%) VLAN
17 16 (1.36%) AMQP
18 14 (1.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (14.30%) Oracle Database
2 124 (10.55%) MySQL
3 95 (8.09%) SQL Server
4 60 (5.11%) MongoDB
5 41 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 38 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 32 (2.72%) RDBMS
9 30 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (2.30%) Hadoop
11 26 (2.21%) NoSQL
12 21 (1.79%) Big Data
13 19 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (1.28%) WhereScape RED
16 12 (1.02%) CouchDB
17 11 (0.94%) Redis
17 11 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
18 10 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
19 8 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 176 (14.98%) Jenkins
2 137 (11.66%) Maven
3 133 (11.32%) Git (software)
4 93 (7.91%) Subversion
5 88 (7.49%) JIRA
6 61 (5.19%) Ant
7 35 (2.98%) Hudson
8 34 (2.89%) Gradle
9 32 (2.72%) Mercurial
9 32 (2.72%) TeamCity
10 21 (1.79%) JUnit
10 21 (1.79%) Eclipse
11 17 (1.45%) MSBuild
12 13 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.02%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.85%) ClearQuest
15 8 (0.68%) Selenium
15 8 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (0.68%) NetBeans
16 7 (0.60%) StarTeam
General
1 199 (16.94%) Finance
2 111 (9.45%) Banking
3 52 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.98%) Games
5 34 (2.89%) Retail
6 20 (1.70%) Marketing
7 19 (1.62%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.85%) Publishing
11 8 (0.68%) Electronics
12 4 (0.34%) Legal
13 2 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.085%) Military
14 1 (0.085%) Law
14 1 (0.085%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 174 (14.81%) Administrator
2 168 (14.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 115 (9.79%) Linux Engineer
4 110 (9.36%) Developer
5 109 (9.28%) Systems Administrator
6 97 (8.26%) Architect
7 95 (8.09%) Linux Administrator
8 61 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 59 (5.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 49 (4.17%) Analyst
11 44 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 42 (3.57%) Consultant
13 40 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
13 40 (3.40%) DBA
13 40 (3.40%) Java Developer
13 40 (3.40%) UNIX Administrator
13 40 (3.40%) Infrastructure Architect
14 39 (3.32%) UNIX Engineer
15 34 (2.89%) Support Engineer
16 28 (2.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (9.70%) Web Services
2 107 (9.11%) Middleware
3 68 (5.79%) XML
4 42 (3.57%) J2EE
5 41 (3.49%) .NET
6 40 (3.40%) WebSphere MQ
7 37 (3.15%) JMS
8 36 (3.06%) Java EE
9 35 (2.98%) SOAP
10 30 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
11 29 (2.47%) HTML
12 27 (2.30%) JSON
13 24 (2.04%) Rendezvous
14 18 (1.53%) Django
14 18 (1.53%) EJB
15 15 (1.28%) LAMP
16 14 (1.19%) Spring
17 13 (1.11%) Grails
18 12 (1.02%) Kafka
18 12 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 88 (7.49%) Open Source
1 88 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (6.55%) Clustering
3 46 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (3.15%) PKI
5 31 (2.64%) Replication
6 29 (2.47%) Online Games
7 27 (2.30%) Fixed Income
8 24 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 24 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.87%) Oracle Exalogic
10 20 (1.70%) HACMP
11 19 (1.62%) Enterprise Storage
11 19 (1.62%) Public Cloud
12 16 (1.36%) Private Cloud
13 15 (1.28%) DataPower
14 14 (1.19%) CESG
15 12 (1.02%) Wiki
16 11 (0.94%) Smart Meter
16 11 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1099 (93.53%) Linux
2 399 (33.96%) UNIX
3 396 (33.70%) Windows
4 231 (19.66%) Solaris
5 164 (13.96%) CentOS
6 134 (11.40%) AIX
7 90 (7.66%) Ubuntu
8 80 (6.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 73 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 73 (6.21%) SUSE
10 72 (6.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 36 (3.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 32 (2.72%) Debian
13 31 (2.64%) HPUX
14 23 (1.96%) Windows 7
15 22 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
16 15 (1.28%) Windows XP
16 15 (1.28%) Android
17 14 (1.19%) VMS
18 12 (1.02%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (21.87%) DevOps
2 172 (14.64%) Configuration Management
3 165 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
5 152 (12.94%) ITIL
6 99 (8.43%) Migration
7 90 (7.66%) Change Management
8 89 (7.57%) Scrum
9 59 (5.02%) E-Commerce
10 57 (4.85%) OO
11 56 (4.77%) Performance Tuning
12 53 (4.51%) Project Management
13 50 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
14 42 (3.57%) Load Balancing
15 41 (3.49%) Build Automation
16 39 (3.32%) Service Management
17 37 (3.15%) Performance Monitoring
18 36 (3.06%) Service Delivery
19 34 (2.89%) Problem Management
20 33 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 292 (24.85%) Java
2 216 (18.38%) Perl
3 194 (16.51%) Bash Shell
4 191 (16.26%) SQL
5 174 (14.81%) Python
6 147 (12.51%) Shell Script
7 140 (11.91%) Ruby
8 65 (5.53%) PHP
9 46 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 43 (3.66%) PowerShell
11 35 (2.98%) C++
12 32 (2.72%) C
13 29 (2.47%) Korn
14 22 (1.87%) JavaScript
15 17 (1.45%) VB
16 15 (1.28%) AWK
17 9 (0.77%) Groovy
18 8 (0.68%) VBScript
19 7 (0.60%) sed
19 7 (0.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 218 (18.55%) Security Cleared
2 135 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 74 (6.30%) DV Cleared
4 30 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (2.21%) MCSE
7 25 (2.13%) CCNA
8 24 (2.04%) Degree
9 22 (1.87%) RHCE
9 22 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.11%) RHCSA
12 11 (0.94%) RHCA
13 8 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.60%) MCSA
14 7 (0.60%) MCP
15 6 (0.51%) Sun Certification
16 5 (0.43%) CCNP
16 5 (0.43%) MCITP
17 4 (0.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.96%) QA
2 20 (1.70%) SLA
3 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.085%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.085%) HL7
4 1 (0.085%) DICOM
System Software
1 156 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (8.17%) Active Directory
3 73 (6.21%) vSphere
4 50 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 42 (3.57%) NFS
6 32 (2.72%) Hyper-V
7 31 (2.64%) Firmware
7 31 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (2.38%) Docker
9 24 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
9 24 (2.04%) VMware ESX
10 20 (1.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 15 (1.28%) vCloud
12 12 (1.02%) Postfix
13 11 (0.94%) Squid
13 11 (0.94%) KVM
14 10 (0.85%) GPFS
14 10 (0.85%) XenApp
14 10 (0.85%) Samba
15 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 310 (26.38%) Puppet
2 137 (11.66%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (5.19%) Nagios
4 56 (4.77%) Ansible
5 48 (4.09%) NetBackup
6 30 (2.55%) Tivoli
7 28 (2.38%) yum
7 28 (2.38%) Salt
8 26 (2.21%) BladeLogic
8 26 (2.21%) Red Hat Satellite
9 23 (1.96%) FortiGate
10 21 (1.79%) ITRS Geneos
10 21 (1.79%) Graphite
11 19 (1.62%) Vagrant
12 18 (1.53%) HAProxy
12 18 (1.53%) SCCM
13 17 (1.45%) Data Guard
14 16 (1.36%) Cobbler
15 14 (1.19%) Zenoss
16 13 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 902 (76.77%) Red Hat
2 391 (33.28%) Oracle
3 313 (26.64%) VMware
4 160 (13.62%) HP
5 155 (13.19%) Microsoft
6 111 (9.45%) IBM
7 90 (7.66%) Cisco
8 80 (6.81%) Veritas
9 75 (6.38%) NetApp
10 67 (5.70%) EMC
11 61 (5.19%) Sun
12 42 (3.57%) Splunk
13 39 (3.32%) Citrix
14 36 (3.06%) F5
15 32 (2.72%) TIBCO
16 28 (2.38%) Dell
17 27 (2.30%) Symantec
18 26 (2.21%) Atlassian
19 19 (1.62%) Informatica
20 18 (1.53%) 3PAR
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ISL
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £130 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £345.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £345.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago