The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 181 199 182
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 256 227 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.15% 1.00% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.38% 4.61% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 149 175
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.83 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.65% -1.40%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4759 4922 4458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.47% 21.75% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3165 3353 2910
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 236 239
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in London

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 80 £425 - 21
Croydon -6 7 £400 -27.27%
Canary Wharf -6 5 - -
Feltham - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 490 (92.63%) Linux
2 399 (75.43%) Red Hat
3 178 (33.65%) Oracle
4 174 (32.89%) Windows
5 173 (32.70%) UNIX
6 149 (28.17%) Puppet
7 135 (25.52%) Python
8 132 (24.95%) Java
9 130 (24.57%) Perl
10 128 (24.20%) VMware
11 127 (24.01%) DevOps
12 118 (22.31%) Finance
13 117 (22.12%) Solaris
14 112 (21.17%) Bash Shell
15 106 (20.04%) SQL
16 104 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
17 102 (19.28%) Apache
18 97 (18.34%) Jenkins
19 91 (17.20%) Oracle Database
20 90 (17.01%) Maven
21 86 (16.26%) Git (software)
22 83 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
23 79 (14.93%) Ruby
24 77 (14.56%) Security Cleared
25 76 (14.37%) ITIL
25 76 (14.37%) SAN
26 72 (13.61%) Tomcat
27 71 (13.42%) Banking
28 68 (12.85%) VMware Infrastructure
29 67 (12.67%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 102 (19.28%) Apache
2 72 (13.61%) Tomcat
3 47 (8.88%) IIS
4 45 (8.51%) WebLogic
5 42 (7.94%) JBoss
6 30 (5.67%) WebSphere
7 20 (3.78%) Confluence
8 19 (3.59%) OpenStack
9 14 (2.65%) nginx
10 8 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.32%) MS Exchange
12 6 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.76%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.76%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 24 (4.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.38%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.38%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.19%) Eikon
5 1 (0.19%) Agresso
5 1 (0.19%) RMDS
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.97%) PaaS
3 10 (1.89%) GitHub
4 8 (1.51%) IaaS
5 5 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.57%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.57%) SaaS
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.38%) Route 53
7 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.19%) Office 365
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (14.37%) SAN
2 47 (8.88%) DNS
2 47 (8.88%) TCP/IP
3 45 (8.51%) Firewall
4 27 (5.10%) HTTP
5 21 (3.97%) SSL
6 19 (3.59%) DHCP
6 19 (3.59%) LDAP
7 18 (3.40%) Internet
8 13 (2.46%) NAS
9 12 (2.27%) Kerberos
10 11 (2.08%) Multicast
10 11 (2.08%) Network Security
11 10 (1.89%) LAN
12 9 (1.70%) WAN
13 7 (1.32%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.13%) AMQP
15 5 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (0.95%) FTP
16 4 (0.76%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (17.20%) Oracle Database
2 59 (11.15%) SQL Server
3 51 (9.64%) MySQL
4 24 (4.54%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (3.59%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.02%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.84%) WhereScape RED
9 14 (2.65%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.70%) Redis
11 8 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.32%) Big Data
13 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.13%) SQL Navigator
13 6 (1.13%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.95%) HBase
14 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 97 (18.34%) Jenkins
2 90 (17.01%) Maven
3 86 (16.26%) Git (software)
4 53 (10.02%) Subversion
5 51 (9.64%) JIRA
6 46 (8.70%) Ant
7 29 (5.48%) Gradle
8 26 (4.91%) Mercurial
9 25 (4.73%) TeamCity
10 20 (3.78%) MSBuild
11 15 (2.84%) Hudson
12 11 (2.08%) JUnit
13 7 (1.32%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.13%) ClearQuest
14 6 (1.13%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.13%) TortoiseSVN
14 6 (1.13%) SoapUI
15 5 (0.95%) Selenium
16 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
16 3 (0.57%) CMake
General
1 118 (22.31%) Finance
2 71 (13.42%) Banking
3 18 (3.40%) Games
4 16 (3.02%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.89%) Marketing
6 10 (1.89%) Retail
7 7 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.76%) Legal
8 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Publishing
9 2 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (14.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 66 (12.48%) Administrator
3 60 (11.34%) Linux Engineer
4 51 (9.64%) Developer
5 42 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
6 29 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (4.54%) Architect
9 23 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
10 21 (3.97%) DBA
11 20 (3.78%) Java Developer
11 20 (3.78%) UNIX Administrator
12 18 (3.40%) Consultant
12 18 (3.40%) Analyst
12 18 (3.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.21%) UNIX Engineer
14 15 (2.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 15 (2.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 14 (2.65%) Oracle DBA
15 14 (2.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.34%) Middleware
2 47 (8.88%) Web Services
3 27 (5.10%) Rendezvous
4 26 (4.91%) .NET
5 24 (4.54%) XML
6 23 (4.35%) Java EE
7 21 (3.97%) Django
8 19 (3.59%) HTML
9 15 (2.84%) JSON
10 13 (2.46%) WebSphere MQ
11 12 (2.27%) SOAP
12 11 (2.08%) LAMP
13 10 (1.89%) Spring
14 9 (1.70%) HTML5
14 9 (1.70%) JMS
14 9 (1.70%) JAXB
14 9 (1.70%) Swing
14 9 (1.70%) EJB
14 9 (1.70%) Hibernate
14 9 (1.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.56%) Open Source
3 32 (6.05%) Fixed Income
4 25 (4.73%) Clustering
5 17 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.65%) Replication
6 14 (2.65%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.46%) Online Games
8 12 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (1.51%) Eurex
10 8 (1.51%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.51%) Oracle Exalogic
11 7 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.13%) Wiki
13 5 (0.95%) Computer Science
14 3 (0.57%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.57%) CMDB
15 2 (0.38%) PKI
15 2 (0.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 490 (92.63%) Linux
2 174 (32.89%) Windows
3 173 (32.70%) UNIX
4 117 (22.12%) Solaris
5 65 (12.29%) CentOS
6 47 (8.88%) Ubuntu
7 45 (8.51%) AIX
8 37 (6.99%) SUSE
8 37 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (6.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (2.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 12 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (1.70%) HPUX
14 8 (1.51%) Debian
15 6 (1.13%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.76%) Scientific Linux
17 3 (0.57%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.57%) Fedora
18 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (24.01%) DevOps
2 104 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
3 83 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (14.37%) ITIL
5 59 (11.15%) Configuration Management
6 44 (8.32%) Scrum
7 42 (7.94%) Change Management
8 38 (7.18%) Migration
9 31 (5.86%) Load Balancing
10 28 (5.29%) Capacity Management
11 27 (5.10%) OO
12 26 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (4.91%) Release Management
13 23 (4.35%) Problem Management
13 23 (4.35%) Project Management
14 21 (3.97%) Service Management
15 20 (3.78%) Build Automation
15 20 (3.78%) Low Latency
16 19 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
16 19 (3.59%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (25.52%) Python
2 132 (24.95%) Java
3 130 (24.57%) Perl
4 112 (21.17%) Bash Shell
5 106 (20.04%) SQL
6 79 (14.93%) Ruby
7 48 (9.07%) Shell Script
8 32 (6.05%) C++
9 27 (5.10%) C
10 25 (4.73%) PHP
11 15 (2.84%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.65%) Korn
13 13 (2.46%) JavaScript
14 10 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.13%) Groovy
15 6 (1.13%) XQuery
16 4 (0.76%) VB
16 4 (0.76%) ABAP
16 4 (0.76%) C-shell
17 3 (0.57%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 77 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 50 (9.45%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.16%) DV Cleared
4 18 (3.40%) Degree
5 16 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (2.27%) RHCE
7 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.70%) MCSE
9 7 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.76%) RHCA
11 4 (0.76%) CCIE
11 4 (0.76%) CCNP
12 3 (0.57%) VCAP
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.38%) CCNA
13 2 (0.38%) MCP
13 2 (0.38%) MCSA
13 2 (0.38%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.38%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.65%) QA
2 5 (0.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (12.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (6.05%) Active Directory
3 31 (5.86%) vSphere
4 28 (5.29%) NFS
5 26 (4.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 25 (4.73%) Docker
7 15 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (2.84%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.46%) KVM
9 12 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.89%) Hyper-V
11 9 (1.70%) Varnish
12 8 (1.51%) Firmware
13 7 (1.32%) GPFS
14 5 (0.95%) Gluster
14 5 (0.95%) Ceph
14 5 (0.95%) Xen
15 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.76%) HDFS
15 4 (0.76%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 149 (28.17%) Puppet
2 59 (11.15%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (6.24%) Nagios
4 31 (5.86%) BladeLogic
5 28 (5.29%) Ansible
6 25 (4.73%) ITRS Geneos
7 22 (4.16%) yum
8 21 (3.97%) Red Hat Satellite
9 16 (3.02%) NetBackup
10 14 (2.65%) Tivoli
11 13 (2.46%) Data Guard
12 11 (2.08%) Zenoss
12 11 (2.08%) HAProxy
13 10 (1.89%) Control-M
13 10 (1.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 9 (1.70%) Cobbler
14 9 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
15 7 (1.32%) Kibana
15 7 (1.32%) Vagrant
16 6 (1.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 399 (75.43%) Red Hat
2 178 (33.65%) Oracle
3 128 (24.20%) VMware
4 67 (12.67%) HP
5 45 (8.51%) IBM
6 43 (8.13%) NetApp
7 40 (7.56%) EMC
8 39 (7.37%) Veritas
9 38 (7.18%) Cisco
10 36 (6.81%) Microsoft
11 29 (5.48%) TIBCO
11 29 (5.48%) Splunk
12 20 (3.78%) Sun
13 17 (3.21%) Sybase
14 16 (3.02%) Citrix
14 16 (3.02%) Greenplum
14 16 (3.02%) Tableau
15 14 (2.65%) Atlassian
15 14 (2.65%) Reuters
16 13 (2.46%) BMC
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Good market rates with longer term salary + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £475 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago