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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 23 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 24 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.43% 3.13% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.91% 11.20% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 0
Median daily rate £363 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
134 125 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.32% 27.96% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 75 64
Median daily rate £375 £378 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +51.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 31
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -38.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 3 May 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 +7 9 £400 -3.20%
Preston -1 8 £335 -1.61%
Lytham St Annes - 6 £342 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 34 (94.44%) Linux
2 33 (91.67%) Red Hat
3 23 (63.89%) Tuxedo
4 22 (61.11%) COBOL
4 22 (61.11%) VME
5 21 (58.33%) Micro Focus
6 20 (55.56%) Oracle
7 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (47.22%) Finance
9 15 (41.67%) Migration
9 15 (41.67%) Project Management
10 14 (38.89%) Mainframe
10 14 (38.89%) Waterfall
11 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
12 10 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (25.00%) AIX
13 9 (25.00%) Middleware
13 9 (25.00%) Supplier Management
14 8 (22.22%) Subversion
14 8 (22.22%) ICL
14 8 (22.22%) C
14 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
14 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
15 7 (19.44%) Java
15 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
16 6 (16.67%) Test Management
16 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
16 6 (16.67%) TPMS
16 6 (16.67%) Unix
17 5 (13.89%) JBoss

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 23 (63.89%) Tuxedo
2 6 (16.67%) TPMS
3 5 (13.89%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Liferay
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LDAP
2 2 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
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
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 8 (22.22%) Subversion
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Test Assurance Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) DBA
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Technical Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) 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%) LAMP
3 1 (2.78%) SAML
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) VME
3 9 (25.00%) AIX
4 6 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (2.78%) HPUX
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Migration
2 15 (41.67%) Project Management
3 14 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
5 9 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) Open Source
8 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (2.78%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) COBOL
2 8 (22.22%) C
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Lua
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 21 (58.33%) Micro Focus
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) ICL
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%) Sun
6 1 (2.78%) VMware