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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 33 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.67% 1.43% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% 7.50% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
Median daily rate £420 £423 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.59% -11.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £35.58
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -40.96%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

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
68 80 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.67% 19.05% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 41 69
Median daily rate £410 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £167 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £437 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Blackpool -1 11 £425 +6.25%
Lytham St Annes -2 2 £415 -5.03%
Preston +4 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Red Hat
3 13 (56.52%) ITIL
3 13 (56.52%) Service Management
4 11 (47.83%) AIX
5 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) CA
5 9 (39.13%) Tivoli
5 9 (39.13%) IBM
6 8 (34.78%) Java
6 8 (34.78%) HPUX
6 8 (34.78%) Solaris
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Perl
7 7 (30.43%) VBScript
7 7 (30.43%) Release Management
7 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
7 7 (30.43%) Regular Expression
8 6 (26.09%) HP SiteScope
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) SCOM
8 6 (26.09%) Bourne shell
8 6 (26.09%) Korn
8 6 (26.09%) Netcool
8 6 (26.09%) Middleware
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) HP
8 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) Tuxedo

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 5 (21.74%) Tuxedo
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) TPMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
1 5 (21.74%) Subversion
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) C Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Regular Expression
2 6 (26.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) AIX
3 8 (34.78%) HPUX
3 8 (34.78%) Solaris
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
6 5 (21.74%) VME
7 4 (17.39%) Unix
8 1 (4.35%) CentOS
8 1 (4.35%) SUSE
8 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
1 13 (56.52%) Service Management
2 7 (30.43%) Release Management
3 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (30.43%) VBScript
4 6 (26.09%) Bourne shell
4 6 (26.09%) Korn
5 5 (21.74%) C
5 5 (21.74%) COBOL
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) RHCSA
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Tivoli
2 6 (26.09%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (26.09%) Netcool
2 6 (26.09%) SCOM
3 4 (17.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Red Hat
2 9 (39.13%) CA
2 9 (39.13%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) ICL
5 3 (13.04%) Micro Focus
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Curam
7 1 (4.35%) VMware