The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 58 52 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.98% 3.09% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.26% 10.62% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 5
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£175 £401 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.30% +19.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £150.00 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +13.38%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
216 273 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.39% 29.07% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 135 126
Average daily rate £250 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £108 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £423 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 12
Average hourly rate £13.60 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Leeds region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 19 (73.08%) UNIX
4 12 (46.15%) Solaris
5 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) JBoss
7 5 (19.23%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) SLA
7 5 (19.23%) ATG
7 5 (19.23%) ATG Dynamo
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) SAN
7 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) vSphere
8 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
8 4 (15.38%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) AIX
9 3 (11.54%) IIS
9 3 (11.54%) DHCP
9 3 (11.54%) DNS
9 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
9 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) SUSE

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) ATG Dynamo
1 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) UNIX Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Operator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) UNIX
3 12 (46.15%) Solaris
4 4 (15.38%) AIX
5 3 (11.54%) SUSE
6 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) JBoss
3 5 (19.23%) ATG
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) EMC