The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 33 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.04% 0.68% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 2.78% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £531 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £516 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £546 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -26.30%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 72 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.08% 24.57% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 38
Median daily rate £328 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.72% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £108 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
2 10 (71.43%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) Veritas
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) LDAP
5 5 (35.71%) MySQL
5 5 (35.71%) HACMP
6 4 (28.57%) Solaris
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) NFS
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Clustering
7 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (21.43%) Ansible
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) AIX
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) SAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) HACMP
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Economics
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) CMMI
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Perl
1 10 (71.43%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) NFS
3 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) Firmware
5 1 (7.14%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (7.14%) Gluster
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.14%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (7.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (7.14%) Cacti
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) Veritas
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) BMC
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Ektron
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Siebel