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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 58 56 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 38 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.56% 3.06% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.62% 13.36% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 0
Average daily rate £425 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
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
301 262 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.31% 22.92% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 178 131
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.25 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.48% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.80 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.45 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 58 (95.08%) Linux
2 48 (78.69%) Red Hat
3 30 (49.18%) VMware
4 20 (32.79%) Puppet
5 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (29.51%) Bash Shell
6 18 (29.51%) Shell Script
7 17 (27.87%) Cisco
8 16 (26.23%) High Availability
8 16 (26.23%) DevOps
9 14 (22.95%) HP
10 13 (21.31%) Perl
10 13 (21.31%) Windows
11 12 (19.67%) ITIL
11 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
11 12 (19.67%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (18.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
12 11 (18.03%) F5
12 11 (18.03%) MySQL
13 10 (16.39%) Java
13 10 (16.39%) VMware ESX
13 10 (16.39%) Finance
13 10 (16.39%) Change Management
14 9 (14.75%) Games
14 9 (14.75%) Python
14 9 (14.75%) Project Management
14 9 (14.75%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (14.75%) CentOS
14 9 (14.75%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (13.11%) JBoss
2 6 (9.84%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.64%) Node.js
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.28%) GitHub
1 2 (3.28%) PaaS
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (13.11%) BGP
2 8 (13.11%) Firewall
2 8 (13.11%) MPLS
2 8 (13.11%) SAN
3 6 (9.84%) FWSM
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.56%) Internet
6 3 (4.92%) EIGRP
6 3 (4.92%) HSRP
6 3 (4.92%) OSPF
6 3 (4.92%) VPN
6 3 (4.92%) VRRP
7 2 (3.28%) DHCP
7 2 (3.28%) DNS
7 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.28%) LDAP
8 1 (1.64%) LAN
8 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) Informix
2 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.92%) Redis
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.84%) Maven
4 4 (6.56%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) Subversion
6 2 (3.28%) Hudson
6 2 (3.28%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.64%) FishEye
7 1 (1.64%) JUnit
7 1 (1.64%) MSI
7 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Games
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Administrator
3 6 (9.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (9.84%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Architect
4 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (8.20%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.56%) Middleware Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Project Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Environment Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Java Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Middleware
2 5 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.92%) Kafka
4 2 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.28%) LAMP
4 2 (3.28%) Spring
5 1 (1.64%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.64%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (8.20%) Smart Meter
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) Replication
6 2 (3.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (95.08%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Windows
3 9 (14.75%) CentOS
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.84%) Ubuntu
4 6 (9.84%) Unix
5 4 (6.56%) SUSE
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) Fedora
8 1 (1.64%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) DevOps
1 16 (26.23%) High Availability
2 12 (19.67%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Change Management
4 9 (14.75%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (14.75%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) Build Automation
7 5 (8.20%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.92%) Microservices
9 3 (4.92%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Web Operations
10 2 (3.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Bash Shell
1 18 (29.51%) Shell Script
2 13 (21.31%) Perl
3 10 (16.39%) Java
4 9 (14.75%) Python
5 8 (13.11%) Ruby
6 3 (4.92%) SQL
7 2 (3.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.56%) CCNP
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 3 (4.92%) MCITP
4 3 (4.92%) MCSE
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.28%) CCIE
5 2 (3.28%) CCSP
5 2 (3.28%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) RHCE
6 1 (1.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.39%) VMware ESX
3 7 (11.48%) vCloud
4 6 (9.84%) vSphere
5 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.92%) Docker
6 3 (4.92%) Firmware
7 2 (3.28%) NFS
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.64%) KVM
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.64%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (32.79%) Puppet
2 12 (19.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.48%) Graphite
4 6 (9.84%) FortiGate
4 6 (9.84%) Nagios
4 6 (9.84%) Opsview
4 6 (9.84%) Salt
5 4 (6.56%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (6.56%) Cacti
6 3 (4.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (3.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (3.28%) HP SIM
7 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.64%) Ansible
8 1 (1.64%) Grafana
8 1 (1.64%) logstash
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.64%) yum
Vendors
1 48 (78.69%) Red Hat
2 30 (49.18%) VMware
3 17 (27.87%) Cisco
4 14 (22.95%) HP
5 11 (18.03%) F5
6 7 (11.48%) Oracle
7 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.56%) BMC
9 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.56%) Splunk
9 4 (6.56%) Veritas
10 3 (4.92%) EMC
10 3 (4.92%) Symantec
11 2 (3.28%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.28%) IBM
11 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.28%) Qualys
11 2 (3.28%) Siebel
11 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
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