The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 45 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 17 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.60% 1.31% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.14% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £380
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +6.61%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 168 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.44% 31.34% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 45
Average daily rate £400 £315 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £473 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 30
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -27.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.16 £38.73 £37.00
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 Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Essex region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Essex region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex 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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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
Southend-on-Sea - 12 £400 - 4
Colchester - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (66.67%) Puppet
2 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 14 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
4 10 (47.62%) DevOps
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (33.33%) WSO2
6 7 (33.33%) Open Source
7 6 (28.57%) HTML5
7 6 (28.57%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) Ajax
7 6 (28.57%) JSON
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) Mac OS X
8 5 (23.81%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) Django
8 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) CSS3
8 5 (23.81%) Play Framework
8 5 (23.81%) Scala
8 5 (23.81%) Ruby
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Administrator
2 10 (47.62%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (47.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (47.62%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (28.57%) Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) Ajax
1 6 (28.57%) JSON
1 6 (28.57%) HTML5
1 6 (28.57%) REST
2 5 (23.81%) CSS3
2 5 (23.81%) Play Framework
2 5 (23.81%) Django
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) JAX-RS
5 1 (4.76%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Mac OS X
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
3 10 (47.62%) DevOps
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Coaching
8 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (14.29%) User Stories
8 3 (14.29%) API Design
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
9 2 (9.52%) Migration
9 2 (9.52%) Project Management
9 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby
2 5 (23.81%) Scala
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) Korn
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Puppet
1 14 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) WSO2
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp