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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 56 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.41% 0.66% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.34% 2.63% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+28.47% +10.76%
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
149 114 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.35% 25.05% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 82
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 18
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.57%

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
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 21 August 2014. 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
Basildon - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) JBoss
3 10 (76.92%) Apache
3 10 (76.92%) Tomcat
4 9 (69.23%) webMethods
4 9 (69.23%) GlassFish
5 7 (53.85%) IBM
5 7 (53.85%) IBM SmartCloud
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
6 6 (46.15%) IIS
6 6 (46.15%) COM+
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (38.46%) Splunk
7 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (38.46%) VisualVM
7 5 (38.46%) Opsview
8 4 (30.77%) Java
8 4 (30.77%) .NET
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) Firewall
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) Software AG
9 3 (23.08%) DataPower
10 2 (15.38%) HTML
10 2 (15.38%) SOAP
10 2 (15.38%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Apache
1 10 (76.92%) Tomcat
2 9 (69.23%) GlassFish
3 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) VisualVM
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) COM+
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) JBoss
2 9 (69.23%) webMethods
3 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) Splunk
5 3 (23.08%) Software AG
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
6 1 (7.69%) VMware