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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank - 41 42
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.35% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.20% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -23.00%
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
54 83 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 20.53% 28.72% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 48
Median daily rate £325 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 August 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Puppet
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
6 3 (33.33%) Veritas
6 3 (33.33%) NFS
6 3 (33.33%) HACMP
6 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (33.33%) AIX
6 3 (33.33%) Solaris
6 3 (33.33%) LDAP
6 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) SOAP
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Ansible
7 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
8 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
8 1 (11.11%) Cacti
8 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX

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 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) HACMP
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Perl
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (11.11%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (11.11%) Gluster
4 1 (11.11%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (11.11%) Squid
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (11.11%) Cacti
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) VMware