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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 216 232 175
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -57
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 481 422 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 0.89% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 4.11% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 248 301
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 £322 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £35.00 £33.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £37.50 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.09 £36.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-14.24% +2.11%
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
10674 10263 8848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.95% 21.70% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6090 5680 4753
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 907 1002 957
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
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 £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 244 £450 - 63
South East -7 75 £425 - 29
North West +13 31 £442 +10.49% 4
East of England +10 30 £325 -18.75% 7
South West -11 28 £400 +14.28% 20
Yorkshire -17 24 £345 +15.00% 22
West Midlands +1 18 £495 +34.69% 5
East Midlands +1 16 £513 +28.12% 2
North East -3 12 £300 -19.78%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1060 (94.39%) Linux
2 862 (76.76%) Red Hat
3 400 (35.62%) UNIX
4 390 (34.73%) Windows
5 352 (31.34%) Oracle
6 296 (26.36%) VMware
7 293 (26.09%) Puppet
8 291 (25.91%) Java
9 236 (21.02%) DevOps
10 227 (20.21%) Security Cleared
10 227 (20.21%) Solaris
11 221 (19.68%) Perl
12 196 (17.45%) Finance
13 185 (16.47%) Bash Shell
14 175 (15.58%) Apache
15 173 (15.41%) CentOS
16 171 (15.23%) SQL
16 171 (15.23%) Configuration Management
17 166 (14.78%) Python
17 166 (14.78%) DNS
18 162 (14.43%) Shell Script
18 162 (14.43%) Microsoft
19 161 (14.34%) HP
20 157 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
21 155 (13.80%) Jenkins
22 151 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
23 147 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
23 147 (13.09%) Ruby
23 147 (13.09%) Oracle Database
24 145 (12.91%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 175 (15.58%) Apache
2 127 (11.31%) Tomcat
3 118 (10.51%) WebLogic
4 78 (6.95%) JBoss
4 78 (6.95%) WebSphere
5 61 (5.43%) IIS
6 53 (4.72%) Confluence
7 31 (2.76%) SharePoint
8 30 (2.67%) OpenStack
9 26 (2.32%) MS Exchange
10 20 (1.78%) nginx
11 17 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (0.89%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.89%) AquaLogic
12 10 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
13 9 (0.80%) Lync
14 8 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 68 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.42%) MS Office
3 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.18%) Stata
5 1 (0.089%) MS Project
5 1 (0.089%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.53%) Tridion
3 6 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.27%) Exstream
6 3 (0.27%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.18%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.18%) Agresso
8 1 (0.089%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 78 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (3.74%) PaaS
3 35 (3.12%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.25%) OpenShift
6 10 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (0.80%) SaaS
8 8 (0.71%) GitHub
8 8 (0.71%) IaaS
9 7 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.45%) Office 365
10 5 (0.45%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.27%) Route 53
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
13 2 (0.18%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 166 (14.78%) DNS
2 143 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 124 (11.04%) Firewall
4 122 (10.86%) SAN
5 67 (5.97%) LDAP
6 61 (5.43%) Internet
7 59 (5.25%) DHCP
8 54 (4.81%) HTTP
9 45 (4.01%) SSL
10 36 (3.21%) NAS
11 33 (2.94%) Network Security
12 29 (2.58%) WAN
12 29 (2.58%) LAN
13 26 (2.32%) FTP
14 25 (2.23%) VPN
15 23 (2.05%) VoIP
16 21 (1.87%) SSH
17 16 (1.42%) MPLS
17 16 (1.42%) VLAN
17 16 (1.42%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (13.09%) Oracle Database
2 105 (9.35%) MySQL
3 84 (7.48%) SQL Server
4 40 (3.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 40 (3.56%) MongoDB
5 36 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 29 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (2.32%) RDBMS
8 26 (2.32%) Hadoop
9 21 (1.87%) NoSQL
9 21 (1.87%) Big Data
10 20 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (0.89%) Ingres
14 8 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (0.71%) WhereScape RED
15 7 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 155 (13.80%) Jenkins
2 140 (12.47%) Maven
3 130 (11.58%) Git (software)
4 87 (7.75%) Subversion
5 73 (6.50%) JIRA
6 62 (5.52%) Ant
7 31 (2.76%) Hudson
7 31 (2.76%) Gradle
8 29 (2.58%) TeamCity
8 29 (2.58%) Mercurial
9 20 (1.78%) JUnit
10 19 (1.69%) Eclipse
11 14 (1.25%) MSBuild
12 13 (1.16%) ClearQuest
13 12 (1.07%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (0.80%) GoogleTest
15 9 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
15 9 (0.80%) NUnit
15 9 (0.80%) CruiseControl
General
1 196 (17.45%) Finance
2 110 (9.80%) Banking
3 51 (4.54%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.49%) Retail
5 27 (2.40%) Games
6 22 (1.96%) Marketing
7 19 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.16%) Publishing
10 11 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.89%) Electronics
12 3 (0.27%) Advertising
12 3 (0.27%) Legal
13 2 (0.18%) Military
13 2 (0.18%) Law
13 2 (0.18%) Front Office
14 1 (0.089%) French Language
14 1 (0.089%) German Language
Job Titles
1 170 (15.14%) Administrator
2 152 (13.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 122 (10.86%) Developer
4 104 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
5 99 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
6 97 (8.64%) Linux Administrator
7 95 (8.46%) Architect
8 60 (5.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 57 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 49 (4.36%) Analyst
11 45 (4.01%) Consultant
12 42 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 40 (3.56%) Java Developer
14 38 (3.38%) Support Engineer
14 38 (3.38%) DBA
14 38 (3.38%) UNIX Administrator
15 35 (3.12%) Infrastructure Architect
16 33 (2.94%) UNIX Engineer
17 32 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
18 28 (2.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (9.53%) Web Services
2 87 (7.75%) Middleware
3 74 (6.59%) XML
4 41 (3.65%) J2EE
5 38 (3.38%) .NET
5 38 (3.38%) JMS
6 37 (3.29%) SOAP
7 36 (3.21%) WebSphere MQ
8 35 (3.12%) Java EE
9 28 (2.49%) HTML
10 25 (2.23%) JSON
11 21 (1.87%) Rendezvous
12 17 (1.51%) EJB
12 17 (1.51%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (1.51%) MCollective
13 15 (1.34%) Django
13 15 (1.34%) LAMP
13 15 (1.34%) Spring
14 14 (1.25%) JDBC
15 13 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 88 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (7.39%) Open Source
3 74 (6.59%) Clustering
4 45 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (3.38%) PKI
6 33 (2.94%) Replication
7 24 (2.14%) Fixed Income
8 23 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.05%) Oracle Exalogic
9 22 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 22 (1.96%) Online Games
10 17 (1.51%) HACMP
11 15 (1.34%) DataPower
11 15 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
12 14 (1.25%) CESG
13 13 (1.16%) Smart Meter
14 12 (1.07%) Derivative
14 12 (1.07%) Computer Science
15 11 (0.98%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1060 (94.39%) Linux
2 400 (35.62%) UNIX
3 390 (34.73%) Windows
4 227 (20.21%) Solaris
5 173 (15.41%) CentOS
6 125 (11.13%) AIX
7 99 (8.82%) Ubuntu
8 89 (7.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 73 (6.50%) SUSE
10 71 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 64 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (3.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 31 (2.76%) HPUX
14 29 (2.58%) Debian
15 23 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
16 21 (1.87%) Windows 7
17 16 (1.42%) Windows XP
18 15 (1.34%) VMS
18 15 (1.34%) Android
19 14 (1.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (21.02%) DevOps
2 171 (15.23%) Configuration Management
3 157 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
5 145 (12.91%) ITIL
6 98 (8.73%) Migration
7 95 (8.46%) Change Management
8 93 (8.28%) Scrum
9 57 (5.08%) OO
10 54 (4.81%) E-Commerce
11 51 (4.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 51 (4.54%) Project Management
11 51 (4.54%) Performance Tuning
12 44 (3.92%) Build Automation
13 39 (3.47%) Performance Monitoring
13 39 (3.47%) Load Balancing
14 36 (3.21%) Automated Testing
15 35 (3.12%) Service Delivery
16 33 (2.94%) Service Management
16 33 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 291 (25.91%) Java
2 221 (19.68%) Perl
3 185 (16.47%) Bash Shell
4 171 (15.23%) SQL
5 166 (14.78%) Python
6 162 (14.43%) Shell Script
7 147 (13.09%) Ruby
8 64 (5.70%) PHP
9 45 (4.01%) PL/SQL
10 38 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 33 (2.94%) C++
12 31 (2.76%) C
12 31 (2.76%) Korn
13 22 (1.96%) JavaScript
14 17 (1.51%) AWK
15 14 (1.25%) VB
16 12 (1.07%) sed
17 11 (0.98%) Groovy
18 8 (0.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 8 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 227 (20.21%) Security Cleared
2 145 (12.91%) SC Cleared
3 72 (6.41%) DV Cleared
4 34 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (2.58%) MCSE
7 26 (2.32%) CCNA
7 26 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (2.05%) Degree
9 22 (1.96%) RHCE
10 15 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.16%) RHCA
12 12 (1.07%) RHCSA
13 9 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.71%) MCITP
15 7 (0.62%) MCSA
15 7 (0.62%) MCP
16 5 (0.45%) Sun Certification
16 5 (0.45%) CCNP
17 4 (0.36%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.23%) SLA
2 20 (1.78%) QA
3 6 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.18%) HL7
4 2 (0.18%) DICOM
5 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 147 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (9.53%) Active Directory
3 72 (6.41%) vSphere
4 45 (4.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 40 (3.56%) NFS
6 32 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (2.49%) Firmware
7 28 (2.49%) Hyper-V
8 22 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
9 21 (1.87%) VMware ESX
10 19 (1.69%) vCloud
11 18 (1.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 12 (1.07%) Squid
13 11 (0.98%) Samba
14 10 (0.89%) Postfix
14 10 (0.89%) XenApp
15 9 (0.80%) Docker
16 8 (0.71%) KVM
16 8 (0.71%) Veritas File System
16 8 (0.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 293 (26.09%) Puppet
2 119 (10.60%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (5.34%) Ansible
4 52 (4.63%) Nagios
5 45 (4.01%) NetBackup
6 30 (2.67%) Tivoli
7 25 (2.23%) FortiGate
7 25 (2.23%) Red Hat Satellite
8 23 (2.05%) BladeLogic
9 21 (1.87%) yum
10 19 (1.69%) Vagrant
10 19 (1.69%) SCCM
11 18 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
12 16 (1.42%) OpenView
13 15 (1.34%) Data Guard
13 15 (1.34%) Cobbler
14 14 (1.25%) SCOM
14 14 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 13 (1.16%) HAProxy
15 13 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 862 (76.76%) Red Hat
2 352 (31.34%) Oracle
3 296 (26.36%) VMware
4 162 (14.43%) Microsoft
5 161 (14.34%) HP
6 101 (8.99%) IBM
7 84 (7.48%) Cisco
8 74 (6.59%) EMC
9 71 (6.32%) NetApp
10 70 (6.23%) Veritas
11 56 (4.99%) Sun
12 41 (3.65%) Citrix
13 36 (3.21%) F5
14 30 (2.67%) TIBCO
15 28 (2.49%) Dell
16 25 (2.23%) Symantec
16 25 (2.23%) Splunk
17 24 (2.14%) Atlassian
18 18 (1.60%) CheckPoint
18 18 (1.60%) Informatica
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £750 to £800 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £525 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago