The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% 2.88% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.61% 11.83% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £412 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £10.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+376.19% -72.09%

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 93 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.31% 24.35% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 61
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -38.46%
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 Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -3 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) Service Management
4 9 (56.25%) IBM
4 9 (56.25%) CA
4 9 (56.25%) Tivoli
5 8 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) Perl
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) VBScript
6 7 (43.75%) Release Management
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Regular Expression
7 6 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
7 6 (37.50%) Bourne shell
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (37.50%) SCOM
7 6 (37.50%) Korn
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) AIX
7 6 (37.50%) HPUX
7 6 (37.50%) Solaris
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 6 (37.50%) Netcool
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) AIX
2 6 (37.50%) HPUX
2 6 (37.50%) Solaris
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) SUSE
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
1 13 (81.25%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) Release Management
3 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) VBScript
3 6 (37.50%) Bourne shell
3 6 (37.50%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Tivoli
2 6 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (37.50%) Netcool
2 6 (37.50%) SCOM
3 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (56.25%) CA
2 9 (56.25%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Curam
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) VMware