The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 74 33 70
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +37
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 3.64% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 13.53% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£110 £350 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £100.00 £30.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+226.53% -2.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
205 133 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.67% 26.87% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 46 83
Average daily rate £325 £305 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -26.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £140 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 19 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £40.00 £34.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -8.82%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Watford - 1 £110 -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) VMware