The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 59 70 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 12 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.31% 1.04% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.91% 4.52% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Average daily rate
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£348 £178 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.22% -58.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £172 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £300 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
203 199 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.09% 23.06% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 66
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £150 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £50.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (50.00%) AIX
4 10 (50.00%) Perl
4 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (45.00%) Solaris
6 8 (40.00%) IBM
6 8 (40.00%) UNIX
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) VMware
7 6 (30.00%) Korn
7 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (25.00%) C#
8 5 (25.00%) C++
8 5 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (20.00%) HACMP
9 4 (20.00%) Clustering
9 4 (20.00%) Banking
9 4 (20.00%) vSphere
9 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (20.00%) GPFS
10 3 (15.00%) Derivative
10 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (15.00%) KDB
10 3 (15.00%) Equities
10 3 (15.00%) HP
10 3 (15.00%) Python
10 3 (15.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (10.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) KDB
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 4 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Siebel Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) HACMP
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Equities
2 3 (15.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) AIX
3 9 (45.00%) Solaris
4 8 (40.00%) UNIX
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) HPUX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Service Management
1 2 (10.00%) Time Management
1 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.00%) SOA
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
2 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Perl
1 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (30.00%) Korn
2 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) vSphere
1 4 (20.00%) GPFS
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) RACF
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.00%) logstash
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) Siebel
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) Sun