The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leicester region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.19% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 30.95% 16.22% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 8
Average daily rate £300 £255 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £100 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £310 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 11
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.91% -73.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.45 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Leicestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) SAP