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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 184 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 634 521 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.25% 1.07% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.59% 4.62% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 326 310
Average daily rate
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£413 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £380
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 11
Average hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.89% +6.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £31.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £41.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +6.61%
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
11349 11267 10029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.33% 23.14% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6735 6505 5589
Average daily rate £363 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 890 964 953
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 £32.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.83%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -9 273 £450 - 59
South East +12 125 £450 +28.57% 29
Yorkshire +55 90 £375 +7.14% 25
East of England +10 42 £400 - 7
North West -13 32 £388 +55.00% 10
South West +4 31 £425 +8.97% 20
East Midlands -7 16 £425 +38.77%
North East -25 16 £263 - 1
West Midlands -12 7 £450 +125.00% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1039 (91.38%) Linux
2 881 (77.48%) Red Hat
3 387 (34.04%) Windows
4 373 (32.81%) Oracle
5 358 (31.49%) UNIX
6 296 (26.03%) Puppet
7 291 (25.59%) VMware
8 270 (23.75%) Java
9 268 (23.57%) DevOps
10 222 (19.53%) Python
11 219 (19.26%) SQL
12 210 (18.47%) Apache
13 207 (18.21%) Solaris
14 198 (17.41%) Bash Shell
15 197 (17.33%) Perl
15 197 (17.33%) Finance
16 177 (15.57%) Jenkins
17 172 (15.13%) Opscode Chef
18 168 (14.78%) Configuration Management
19 167 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
20 164 (14.42%) Security Cleared
21 163 (14.34%) SAN
22 161 (14.16%) Oracle Database
23 157 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
24 153 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
25 148 (13.02%) Tomcat
26 147 (12.93%) ITIL
27 146 (12.84%) Web Services
28 142 (12.49%) Firewall
28 142 (12.49%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 210 (18.47%) Apache
2 148 (13.02%) Tomcat
3 116 (10.20%) JBoss
4 107 (9.41%) IIS
5 90 (7.92%) WebLogic
6 81 (7.12%) WebSphere
7 58 (5.10%) Confluence
8 35 (3.08%) SharePoint
9 29 (2.55%) MS Exchange
10 25 (2.20%) OpenStack
11 23 (2.02%) Node.js
11 23 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
12 21 (1.85%) nginx
13 14 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (1.14%) Apache Solr
14 13 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (0.88%) AquaLogic
17 9 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 7 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 50 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.32%) MS Office
3 6 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.088%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.88%) Maximo
2 8 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.62%) Tridion
4 6 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.53%) ION MarketView
4 6 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.44%) Magento
6 4 (0.35%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.088%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.088%) RMDS
8 1 (0.088%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.088%) Endur
8 1 (0.088%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.088%) Eikon
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 131 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.76%) PaaS
5 16 (1.41%) IaaS
6 9 (0.79%) GitHub
6 9 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.70%) Office 365
8 7 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.53%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.35%) SaaS
10 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.35%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.35%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 3 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.088%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 163 (14.34%) SAN
2 142 (12.49%) Firewall
3 115 (10.11%) TCP/IP
4 106 (9.32%) DNS
5 67 (5.89%) LDAP
6 62 (5.45%) Internet
7 54 (4.75%) SSL
8 49 (4.31%) HTTP
9 46 (4.05%) DHCP
10 44 (3.87%) Network Security
10 44 (3.87%) NAS
11 32 (2.81%) WAN
12 27 (2.37%) AMQP
13 26 (2.29%) LAN
14 19 (1.67%) SSH
15 18 (1.58%) IPsec
15 18 (1.58%) Multicast
15 18 (1.58%) VPN
16 16 (1.41%) FTP
17 12 (1.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (14.16%) Oracle Database
2 135 (11.87%) MySQL
3 126 (11.08%) SQL Server
4 80 (7.04%) MongoDB
5 51 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 42 (3.69%) NoSQL
7 40 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 39 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (3.34%) Hadoop
9 38 (3.34%) RDBMS
10 25 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (2.20%) Redis
11 22 (1.93%) Big Data
11 22 (1.93%) CouchDB
12 20 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (1.50%) Oracle Database 12c
14 16 (1.41%) WhereScape RED
15 13 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 177 (15.57%) Jenkins
2 121 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 100 (8.80%) JIRA
4 87 (7.65%) Subversion
5 83 (7.30%) Maven
6 65 (5.72%) Ant
7 45 (3.96%) Mercurial
8 43 (3.78%) Gradle
9 34 (2.99%) TeamCity
10 31 (2.73%) JUnit
11 25 (2.20%) Hudson
12 21 (1.85%) Eclipse
13 20 (1.76%) MSBuild
14 16 (1.41%) Cucumber
15 14 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.88%) ProC
17 8 (0.70%) NetBeans
18 7 (0.62%) ClearQuest
19 6 (0.53%) SoapUI
19 6 (0.53%) Artifactory
General
1 197 (17.33%) Finance
2 92 (8.09%) Banking
3 28 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.11%) Retail
4 24 (2.11%) Marketing
5 19 (1.67%) Games
6 16 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.14%) Electronics
9 9 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.62%) Publishing
11 5 (0.44%) Legal
12 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.26%) Front Office
14 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.18%) Law
14 2 (0.18%) Advertising
15 1 (0.088%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 185 (16.27%) Administrator
2 161 (14.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 144 (12.66%) Systems Administrator
4 118 (10.38%) Linux Engineer
5 104 (9.15%) Linux Administrator
6 102 (8.97%) Developer
7 77 (6.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 66 (5.80%) Architect
9 65 (5.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 50 (4.40%) DBA
11 49 (4.31%) Java Developer
12 46 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
12 46 (4.05%) Analyst
13 41 (3.61%) UNIX Administrator
14 39 (3.43%) UNIX Engineer
15 38 (3.34%) Infrastructure Architect
15 38 (3.34%) Consultant
15 38 (3.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 37 (3.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 23 (2.02%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (12.84%) Web Services
2 80 (7.04%) Middleware
3 60 (5.28%) .NET
4 48 (4.22%) JMS
4 48 (4.22%) Java EE
5 44 (3.87%) JSON
6 43 (3.78%) HTML
7 37 (3.25%) XML
8 34 (2.99%) J2EE
8 34 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
9 30 (2.64%) Django
10 29 (2.55%) HTML5
11 27 (2.37%) Rendezvous
11 27 (2.37%) CSS
12 24 (2.11%) WebSphere MQ
13 22 (1.93%) SOAP
13 22 (1.93%) EJB
14 20 (1.76%) Kafka
15 19 (1.67%) LAMP
16 18 (1.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.80%) Data Centre
2 76 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (6.68%) Clustering
3 37 (3.25%) Fixed Income
4 34 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.46%) PKI
7 24 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
8 22 (1.93%) Replication
9 21 (1.85%) Computer Science
10 19 (1.67%) Client/Server
10 19 (1.67%) Public Cloud
11 17 (1.50%) Private Cloud
11 17 (1.50%) HACMP
12 16 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (1.14%) DataPower
14 12 (1.06%) Online Games
14 12 (1.06%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.06%) Eurex
15 9 (0.79%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 1039 (91.38%) Linux
2 387 (34.04%) Windows
3 358 (31.49%) UNIX
4 207 (18.21%) Solaris
5 129 (11.35%) CentOS
6 122 (10.73%) AIX
7 90 (7.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (5.45%) Ubuntu
10 56 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (3.69%) SUSE
12 35 (3.08%) Debian
13 21 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 16 (1.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 16 (1.41%) Fedora
14 16 (1.41%) HPUX
15 15 (1.32%) Windows 2000
16 12 (1.06%) Windows 7
17 10 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
18 8 (0.70%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (23.57%) DevOps
2 168 (14.78%) Configuration Management
3 167 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
5 147 (12.93%) ITIL
6 115 (10.11%) Migration
7 90 (7.92%) Open Source
8 85 (7.48%) Scrum
9 67 (5.89%) Performance Tuning
10 63 (5.54%) E-Commerce
11 61 (5.36%) Load Balancing
12 60 (5.28%) Project Management
13 57 (5.01%) Change Management
14 52 (4.57%) Capacity Management
15 50 (4.40%) Problem Management
16 47 (4.13%) Service Management
17 46 (4.05%) SDLC
18 43 (3.78%) Software Engineering
18 43 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
19 41 (3.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 270 (23.75%) Java
2 222 (19.53%) Python
3 219 (19.26%) SQL
4 198 (17.41%) Bash Shell
5 197 (17.33%) Perl
6 138 (12.14%) Shell Script
7 114 (10.03%) Ruby
8 86 (7.56%) PHP
9 62 (5.45%) PowerShell
10 57 (5.01%) JavaScript
11 54 (4.75%) PL/SQL
12 46 (4.05%) C
13 40 (3.52%) C++
13 40 (3.52%) Korn
14 23 (2.02%) VB
15 13 (1.14%) C#
15 13 (1.14%) AWK
16 10 (0.88%) Scala
16 10 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 8 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 164 (14.42%) Security Cleared
2 88 (7.74%) SC Cleared
3 58 (5.10%) DV Cleared
4 38 (3.34%) Degree
5 21 (1.85%) RHCE
6 20 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.58%) MCSE
7 18 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.97%) CCNA
11 7 (0.62%) RHCA
12 6 (0.53%) MCITP
12 6 (0.53%) MCSA
12 6 (0.53%) MCP
13 5 (0.44%) CCNP
13 5 (0.44%) Sun Certification
14 4 (0.35%) RHCSA
15 3 (0.26%) VCAP
15 3 (0.26%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.20%) QA
2 23 (2.02%) SLA
3 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
System Software
1 153 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (8.09%) Active Directory
3 86 (7.56%) vSphere
4 51 (4.49%) Docker
5 49 (4.31%) NFS
6 48 (4.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 39 (3.43%) VMware ESX
8 24 (2.11%) Hyper-V
8 24 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (1.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 22 (1.93%) KVM
10 17 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 14 (1.23%) Varnish
13 13 (1.14%) Postfix
13 13 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 12 (1.06%) Firmware
14 12 (1.06%) Veritas File System
14 12 (1.06%) vCloud
14 12 (1.06%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 296 (26.03%) Puppet
2 172 (15.13%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (5.28%) Nagios
4 47 (4.13%) Ansible
5 45 (3.96%) NetBackup
6 41 (3.61%) Graphite
7 38 (3.34%) Salt
8 34 (2.99%) BladeLogic
9 31 (2.73%) Tivoli
10 28 (2.46%) Vagrant
10 28 (2.46%) Red Hat Satellite
11 25 (2.20%) ITRS Geneos
11 25 (2.20%) yum
12 22 (1.93%) Zenoss
13 20 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 20 (1.76%) Control-M
14 17 (1.50%) OpenView
14 17 (1.50%) Opsview
15 14 (1.23%) Cacti
15 14 (1.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 881 (77.48%) Red Hat
2 373 (32.81%) Oracle
3 291 (25.59%) VMware
4 142 (12.49%) HP
5 131 (11.52%) IBM
6 124 (10.91%) Microsoft
7 93 (8.18%) Cisco
8 80 (7.04%) Veritas
9 75 (6.60%) EMC
10 71 (6.24%) Sun
10 71 (6.24%) NetApp
11 57 (5.01%) Splunk
12 38 (3.34%) Symantec
13 32 (2.81%) Citrix
13 32 (2.81%) Atlassian
14 30 (2.64%) TIBCO
15 29 (2.55%) Informatica
16 26 (2.29%) Dell
17 22 (1.93%) BMC
18 21 (1.85%) 3PAR
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Evermore Global
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago