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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 39 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.63% 3.63% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.58% 11.11% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Median daily rate £420 £428 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -
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
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
132 117 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.74% 32.68% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 56
Median daily rate £410 £375 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +32.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £14.85 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £22.00 £27.40
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 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +4 4 £415 -2.92%
Lytham St Annes - 2 £432 -
Preston -2 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 20 (55.56%) Tuxedo
3 20 (55.56%) COBOL
4 19 (52.78%) VME
5 15 (41.67%) Micro Focus
5 15 (41.67%) Oracle
5 15 (41.67%) AIX
6 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
6 14 (38.89%) C
6 14 (38.89%) Visual Studio
6 14 (38.89%) Middleware
6 14 (38.89%) Subversion
6 14 (38.89%) ICL
7 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) Unix
8 9 (25.00%) Migration
9 8 (22.22%) Finance
9 8 (22.22%) Mainframe
10 7 (19.44%) TPMS
10 7 (19.44%) Project Management
10 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
11 6 (16.67%) Java
12 5 (13.89%) JBoss
12 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
12 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
12 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
13 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (11.11%) HPUX

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 20 (55.56%) Tuxedo
2 7 (19.44%) TPMS
3 5 (13.89%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) Liferay
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (2.78%) HTTP
4 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
1 14 (38.89%) Subversion
1 14 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Middleware Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C Developer
5 3 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (8.33%) DBA
5 3 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Test Assurance Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) C Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Migration Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) JavaBeans
2 2 (5.56%) JSP
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Economics
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) VME
3 15 (41.67%) AIX
4 10 (27.78%) Unix
5 4 (11.11%) HPUX
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
5 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Migration
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.33%) Test Management
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Open Source
6 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.78%) CMMI
7 1 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) COBOL
2 14 (38.89%) C
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Lua
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.56%) Firmware
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 15 (41.67%) Micro Focus
2 15 (41.67%) Oracle
3 14 (38.89%) ICL
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.78%) Axway
6 1 (2.78%) BMC
6 1 (2.78%) Curam
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) VMware