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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 168 231 169
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -62
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 608 379 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.31% 0.86% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 3.84% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 233 292
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 £275 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.86% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.69 £21.56 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.76 £45.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
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
10645 9860 9025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.92% 22.42% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6292 5512 4817
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 853 912 1031
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 +6 292 £450 - 66
South East +68 146 £400 - 21
Yorkshire +27 44 £375 +25.00% 16
East of England +24 29 £325 -21.68% 4
South West -3 28 £363 +10.68% 9
West Midlands +23 27 £431 - 5
North West +9 26 £350 - 9
North East - 8 £250 - 1
East Midlands +14 4 £375 - 3
Midlands - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1121 (95.57%) Linux
2 899 (76.64%) Red Hat
3 443 (37.77%) UNIX
4 409 (34.87%) Windows
5 325 (27.71%) Oracle
6 312 (26.60%) VMware
7 307 (26.17%) Java
8 262 (22.34%) Puppet
9 244 (20.80%) Solaris
10 239 (20.38%) Perl
11 221 (18.84%) Security Cleared
12 218 (18.58%) Finance
13 203 (17.31%) HP
14 199 (16.97%) DNS
15 193 (16.45%) DevOps
16 190 (16.20%) Microsoft
17 186 (15.86%) CentOS
18 178 (15.17%) Bash Shell
19 174 (14.83%) Shell Script
20 171 (14.58%) Apache
21 169 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
22 164 (13.98%) SQL
23 160 (13.64%) Configuration Management
23 160 (13.64%) SAN
24 157 (13.38%) ITIL
25 148 (12.62%) Banking
26 145 (12.36%) SC Cleared
27 144 (12.28%) Tomcat
28 141 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
29 140 (11.94%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 171 (14.58%) Apache
2 144 (12.28%) Tomcat
3 135 (11.51%) WebLogic
4 105 (8.95%) WebSphere
5 85 (7.25%) JBoss
6 58 (4.94%) IIS
7 38 (3.24%) MS Exchange
8 37 (3.15%) SharePoint
9 33 (2.81%) Confluence
10 32 (2.73%) OpenStack
11 26 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
12 20 (1.71%) IBM HTTP Server
13 19 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (1.53%) nginx
15 16 (1.36%) AquaLogic
16 12 (1.02%) CMS
17 10 (0.85%) Drupal
17 10 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 9 (0.77%) Lync
19 7 (0.60%) Documentum
Applications
1 80 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.11%) MS Office
3 10 (0.85%) MS Project
4 9 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) Stata
7 1 (0.085%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.26%) Exstream
5 3 (0.26%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) Agresso
7 1 (0.085%) Summit
7 1 (0.085%) assyst
7 1 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.085%) Magento
7 1 (0.085%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.085%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.24%) PaaS
3 16 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.11%) SaaS
5 12 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.02%) OpenShift
6 8 (0.68%) IaaS
7 6 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.51%) GitHub
8 5 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.34%) Office 365
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.17%) Route 53
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.17%) ElastiCache
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.085%) Yammer
11 1 (0.085%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 199 (16.97%) DNS
2 160 (13.64%) SAN
3 137 (11.68%) TCP/IP
4 118 (10.06%) Firewall
5 75 (6.39%) DHCP
6 71 (6.05%) HTTP
7 63 (5.37%) LDAP
8 56 (4.77%) SSL
8 56 (4.77%) Internet
9 49 (4.18%) NAS
10 33 (2.81%) FTP
11 27 (2.30%) WAN
11 27 (2.30%) SSH
12 25 (2.13%) LAN
13 24 (2.05%) VPN
14 23 (1.96%) VoIP
15 21 (1.79%) Network Security
16 19 (1.62%) MPLS
16 19 (1.62%) VLAN
17 18 (1.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (10.91%) Oracle Database
2 99 (8.44%) MySQL
3 74 (6.31%) SQL Server
4 42 (3.58%) Relational Database
5 38 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (2.73%) RDBMS
7 26 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 18 (1.53%) Big Data
10 18 (1.53%) DB2
11 17 (1.45%) MongoDB
12 16 (1.36%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.36%) Hazelcast
13 15 (1.28%) NoSQL
13 15 (1.28%) Sybase ASE
14 14 (1.19%) Ingres
15 12 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
16 10 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 128 (10.91%) Maven
2 120 (10.23%) Jenkins
2 120 (10.23%) Git (software)
3 77 (6.56%) Subversion
4 43 (3.67%) JIRA
5 34 (2.90%) Ant
6 19 (1.62%) Hudson
7 17 (1.45%) JUnit
8 13 (1.11%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.94%) Gradle
10 10 (0.85%) Mercurial
10 10 (0.85%) ClearQuest
10 10 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.77%) CruiseControl
11 9 (0.77%) NUnit
11 9 (0.77%) GoogleTest
11 9 (0.77%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.68%) CppUnit
General
1 218 (18.58%) Finance
2 148 (12.62%) Banking
3 55 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 44 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 24 (2.05%) Retail
5 24 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 19 (1.62%) Games
7 15 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.19%) Marketing
9 13 (1.11%) Publishing
10 7 (0.60%) Front Office
11 5 (0.43%) Electronics
12 2 (0.17%) Billing
12 2 (0.17%) Law
12 2 (0.17%) Advertising
12 2 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.085%) Legal
13 1 (0.085%) International Banking
13 1 (0.085%) French Language
13 1 (0.085%) German Language
Job Titles
1 174 (14.83%) Administrator
2 142 (12.11%) Developer
3 122 (10.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 101 (8.61%) Systems Administrator
5 93 (7.93%) Linux Engineer
6 90 (7.67%) Architect
7 89 (7.59%) Linux Administrator
8 76 (6.48%) Analyst
9 54 (4.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 53 (4.52%) Consultant
11 52 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 48 (4.09%) Support Engineer
13 47 (4.01%) Java Developer
14 44 (3.75%) UNIX Administrator
15 41 (3.50%) UNIX Engineer
16 39 (3.32%) Support Analyst
16 39 (3.32%) DBA
17 37 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
18 34 (2.90%) Linux Support
19 32 (2.73%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (9.55%) Web Services
2 104 (8.87%) Middleware
3 83 (7.08%) XML
4 52 (4.43%) JMS
5 49 (4.18%) .NET
5 49 (4.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 45 (3.84%) SOAP
7 43 (3.67%) Java EE
8 38 (3.24%) J2EE
9 37 (3.15%) HTML
10 29 (2.47%) LAMP
11 26 (2.22%) Grails
12 25 (2.13%) CSS
12 25 (2.13%) XSLT
12 25 (2.13%) MCollective
13 23 (1.96%) Spring
14 22 (1.88%) Servlets
15 20 (1.71%) J2SE
16 18 (1.53%) XML Schema
17 17 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (7.08%) Open Source
3 72 (6.14%) Clustering
4 42 (3.58%) Replication
5 31 (2.64%) PKI
6 29 (2.47%) Oracle Exalogic
7 28 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 22 (1.88%) DataPower
10 21 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
11 18 (1.53%) Online Games
11 18 (1.53%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.36%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.36%) Fixed Income
13 14 (1.19%) CESG
13 14 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (1.11%) HACMP
14 13 (1.11%) Smart Meter
15 12 (1.02%) Derivative
15 12 (1.02%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1121 (95.57%) Linux
2 443 (37.77%) UNIX
3 409 (34.87%) Windows
4 244 (20.80%) Solaris
5 186 (15.86%) CentOS
6 136 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 121 (10.32%) AIX
8 99 (8.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 99 (8.44%) Ubuntu
9 71 (6.05%) SUSE
10 61 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (3.24%) HPUX
12 37 (3.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 26 (2.22%) Android
14 25 (2.13%) Windows 7
15 23 (1.96%) VMS
16 20 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
16 20 (1.71%) Windows XP
17 18 (1.53%) Debian
18 14 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (16.45%) DevOps
2 160 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 157 (13.38%) ITIL
4 141 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
5 120 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
6 109 (9.29%) Change Management
7 104 (8.87%) Migration
8 83 (7.08%) Scrum
9 73 (6.22%) OO
10 54 (4.60%) Project Management
11 53 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
12 51 (4.35%) E-Commerce
13 48 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
14 44 (3.75%) Build Automation
15 36 (3.07%) Performance Monitoring
15 36 (3.07%) Software Engineering
16 35 (2.98%) Capacity Management
17 34 (2.90%) Service Delivery
18 32 (2.73%) Automated Testing
18 32 (2.73%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 307 (26.17%) Java
2 239 (20.38%) Perl
3 178 (15.17%) Bash Shell
4 174 (14.83%) Shell Script
5 164 (13.98%) SQL
6 140 (11.94%) Python
7 138 (11.76%) Ruby
8 95 (8.10%) PHP
9 48 (4.09%) Korn
10 42 (3.58%) C
11 41 (3.50%) PowerShell
12 32 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 30 (2.56%) JavaScript
13 30 (2.56%) C++
14 17 (1.45%) VB
14 17 (1.45%) XPath
15 16 (1.36%) Jython
16 12 (1.02%) C-shell
16 12 (1.02%) sed
17 11 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 221 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 145 (12.36%) SC Cleared
3 72 (6.14%) DV Cleared
4 45 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 44 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (2.98%) CCNA
7 33 (2.81%) MCSE
8 26 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (2.05%) RHCE
10 19 (1.62%) Degree
11 14 (1.19%) MCITP
12 13 (1.11%) RHCA
13 12 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (0.85%) RHCSA
15 7 (0.60%) CCNP
16 6 (0.51%) CCIE
17 5 (0.43%) MCP
17 5 (0.43%) RHCT
17 5 (0.43%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.07%) SLA
2 17 (1.45%) QA
3 8 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.17%) HL7
4 2 (0.17%) DICOM
5 1 (0.085%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 169 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (10.49%) Active Directory
3 71 (6.05%) vSphere
4 56 (4.77%) NFS
5 49 (4.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 34 (2.90%) Firmware
7 31 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (2.05%) Hyper-V
9 23 (1.96%) VMware ESX
10 22 (1.88%) XenApp
10 22 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
11 17 (1.45%) vCloud
11 17 (1.45%) Veritas File System
12 15 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
12 15 (1.28%) Squid
13 11 (0.94%) XenDesktop
14 10 (0.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 10 (0.85%) KVM
14 10 (0.85%) RHEV
15 9 (0.77%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 262 (22.34%) Puppet
2 97 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (5.54%) Nagios
4 57 (4.86%) NetBackup
5 46 (3.92%) Ansible
6 30 (2.56%) Tivoli
7 27 (2.30%) FortiGate
8 26 (2.22%) OpenView
9 23 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
10 19 (1.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 17 (1.45%) Cobbler
11 17 (1.45%) yum
12 16 (1.36%) SCCM
13 15 (1.28%) ZABBIX
14 12 (1.02%) SCOM
15 11 (0.94%) Vagrant
15 11 (0.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 11 (0.94%) Data Guard
16 9 (0.77%) Control-M
16 9 (0.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 899 (76.64%) Red Hat
2 325 (27.71%) Oracle
3 312 (26.60%) VMware
4 203 (17.31%) HP
5 190 (16.20%) Microsoft
6 116 (9.89%) IBM
7 95 (8.10%) Cisco
8 87 (7.42%) EMC
9 64 (5.46%) Veritas
10 62 (5.29%) NetApp
11 58 (4.94%) Sun
12 57 (4.86%) Citrix
13 35 (2.98%) Symantec
13 35 (2.98%) Sybase
14 32 (2.73%) F5
15 28 (2.39%) TIBCO
16 24 (2.05%) 3PAR
17 20 (1.71%) Dell
18 18 (1.53%) Splunk
19 17 (1.45%) Juniper
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People Source
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
QUANTICA
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Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
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London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
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London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
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London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
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Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
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London
Pioneer Search
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