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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 58 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% 1.30% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 5.06% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +55.34%
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
159 158 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.81% 25.61% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 75
Average daily rate £325 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 £213 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.08 £9.50 £18.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.26% -48.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £125.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) IBM
7 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (37.50%) SOA
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) Apache Camel
8 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) C#
8 5 (31.25%) ETL
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
8 5 (31.25%) JSON
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management
9 4 (25.00%) C++
9 4 (25.00%) HTML
9 4 (25.00%) XML
9 4 (25.00%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Camel
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) SOA
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) BMC
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) ForgeRock