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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 65 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 0 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% - 3.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% - 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.09 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.80% +18.05%
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
189 165 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.98% 24.81% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 70
Average daily rate £335 £288 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.52% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £151 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 18
Average hourly rate £9.50 £15.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.75 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (25.00%) Clustering
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) SMTP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) RHCE
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) iptables
3 2 (16.67%) Samba
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) NFS
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Postfix
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Tealeaf
5 1 (8.33%) Imperva
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec