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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 194 169 190
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 287 326 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.19% 1.34% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 5.90% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 228 185
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £321 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
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
5159 5527 5727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.42% 22.72% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3519 3613 3748
Average daily rate £410 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 245 261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 -16 64 £425 -5.55% 12
Croydon -15 10 £494 +32.55%
Canary Wharf - 5 £400 -
Docklands, London -5 3 £613 +40.00%
Wembley -1 2 £383 +39.09%
Bromley - 2 £475 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 496 (90.68%) Linux
2 414 (75.69%) Red Hat
3 184 (33.64%) Windows
4 162 (29.62%) UNIX
5 161 (29.43%) Puppet
6 160 (29.25%) Oracle
7 154 (28.15%) VMware
8 143 (26.14%) DevOps
9 138 (25.23%) Finance
10 122 (22.30%) Python
11 121 (22.12%) Perl
12 105 (19.20%) Apache
13 100 (18.28%) SAN
14 98 (17.92%) Java
15 95 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
15 95 (17.37%) Bash Shell
16 90 (16.45%) Solaris
17 88 (16.09%) Banking
18 86 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
19 82 (14.99%) Jenkins
20 81 (14.81%) Oracle Database
21 75 (13.71%) HP
21 75 (13.71%) Git (software)
22 74 (13.53%) Configuration Management
23 72 (13.16%) SQL
23 72 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
24 70 (12.80%) CentOS
25 68 (12.43%) Opscode Chef
26 67 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
26 67 (12.25%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 105 (19.20%) Apache
2 67 (12.25%) Tomcat
3 52 (9.51%) IIS
4 32 (5.85%) JBoss
5 24 (4.39%) Confluence
6 22 (4.02%) WebLogic
7 21 (3.84%) OpenStack
8 19 (3.47%) nginx
9 17 (3.11%) WebSphere
10 12 (2.19%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (1.28%) WordPress
13 7 (1.28%) SAS
13 7 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (1.10%) MQSeries
14 6 (1.10%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.10%) Apache Spark
14 6 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 27 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.73%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.73%) Magento
4 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.18%) RMDS
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.18%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 67 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.01%) IaaS
2 11 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.28%) GitHub
5 5 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.73%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.55%) SaaS
7 3 (0.55%) PaaS
7 3 (0.55%) Office 365
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 100 (18.28%) SAN
2 62 (11.33%) DNS
3 51 (9.32%) Firewall
4 49 (8.96%) TCP/IP
5 45 (8.23%) LDAP
6 34 (6.22%) NAS
7 23 (4.20%) DHCP
8 21 (3.84%) HTTP
9 20 (3.66%) SSL
9 20 (3.66%) Internet
10 14 (2.56%) AMQP
11 13 (2.38%) Kerberos
12 11 (2.01%) LAN
13 10 (1.83%) WAN
13 10 (1.83%) Network Security
13 10 (1.83%) Multicast
14 9 (1.65%) SNMP
15 8 (1.46%) DMZ
16 7 (1.28%) SMTP
17 6 (1.10%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 67 (12.25%) MySQL
3 54 (9.87%) SQL Server
4 33 (6.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 29 (5.30%) MongoDB
6 23 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (3.47%) Sybase ASE
8 17 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (2.74%) Hadoop
10 14 (2.56%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.56%) Redis
11 12 (2.19%) Big Data
11 12 (2.19%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.83%) NoSQL
13 9 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.46%) WhereScape RED
15 6 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
17 4 (0.73%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 82 (14.99%) Jenkins
2 75 (13.71%) Git (software)
3 47 (8.59%) JIRA
4 42 (7.68%) Subversion
5 41 (7.50%) Maven
6 23 (4.20%) Mercurial
7 22 (4.02%) Ant
8 21 (3.84%) Gradle
9 13 (2.38%) TeamCity
10 11 (2.01%) Hudson
10 11 (2.01%) JUnit
11 10 (1.83%) MSBuild
12 6 (1.10%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.91%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.73%) Grunt
14 4 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.73%) gulp
14 4 (0.73%) QUnit
14 4 (0.73%) Mocha
15 3 (0.55%) Gerrit
General
1 138 (25.23%) Finance
2 88 (16.09%) Banking
3 24 (4.39%) Financial Institution
4 23 (4.20%) Investment Banking
5 20 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.01%) Games
7 9 (1.65%) Marketing
8 8 (1.46%) Retail
9 7 (1.28%) Legal
10 6 (1.10%) Front Office
11 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.37%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (14.81%) Administrator
1 81 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (11.15%) Systems Administrator
3 54 (9.87%) Linux Engineer
4 38 (6.95%) Developer
5 35 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
6 34 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 30 (5.48%) DBA
7 30 (5.48%) Architect
8 29 (5.30%) UNIX Administrator
9 26 (4.75%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 26 (4.75%) Linux Administrator
10 24 (4.39%) UNIX Engineer
10 24 (4.39%) Oracle DBA
11 20 (3.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 19 (3.47%) Analyst
13 17 (3.11%) Infrastructure Architect
14 16 (2.93%) Sybase DBA
15 15 (2.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 14 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.86%) Web Services
2 42 (7.68%) Middleware
3 25 (4.57%) .NET
4 22 (4.02%) JMS
5 21 (3.84%) LAMP
5 21 (3.84%) JSON
6 17 (3.11%) HTML
7 16 (2.93%) Java EE
7 16 (2.93%) MCollective
8 15 (2.74%) HTML5
9 14 (2.56%) Django
10 13 (2.38%) XML
11 10 (1.83%) Rendezvous
11 10 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
12 9 (1.65%) CSS
13 8 (1.46%) EJB
13 8 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (1.28%) Twisted
14 7 (1.28%) RESTful
14 7 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.69%) Data Centre
2 42 (7.68%) Clustering
3 39 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.66%) Replication
5 18 (3.29%) Fixed Income
6 17 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.11%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.74%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.46%) PKI
9 8 (1.46%) Online Games
9 8 (1.46%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.10%) Eurex
11 5 (0.91%) PMI
12 4 (0.73%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.73%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.55%) CMDB
13 3 (0.55%) HP Storage
13 3 (0.55%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 496 (90.68%) Linux
2 184 (33.64%) Windows
3 162 (29.62%) UNIX
4 90 (16.45%) Solaris
5 70 (12.80%) CentOS
6 52 (9.51%) Ubuntu
7 47 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (5.85%) AIX
10 30 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (5.12%) SUSE
12 16 (2.93%) Debian
13 9 (1.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 9 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (1.28%) Windows 7
15 6 (1.10%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.10%) HPUX
16 4 (0.73%) Fedora
17 3 (0.55%) Scientific Linux
18 2 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (26.14%) DevOps
2 86 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
3 74 (13.53%) Configuration Management
4 72 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (11.15%) ITIL
6 56 (10.24%) Migration
7 43 (7.86%) Scrum
8 37 (6.76%) Open Source
9 33 (6.03%) Service Management
10 29 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 27 (4.94%) Project Management
12 25 (4.57%) Change Management
12 25 (4.57%) E-Commerce
12 25 (4.57%) Software Engineering
13 23 (4.20%) Load Balancing
14 22 (4.02%) OO
14 22 (4.02%) Low Latency
15 21 (3.84%) Capacity Management
16 20 (3.66%) SDLC
16 20 (3.66%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (22.30%) Python
2 121 (22.12%) Perl
3 98 (17.92%) Java
4 95 (17.37%) Bash Shell
5 72 (13.16%) SQL
6 67 (12.25%) Ruby
7 65 (11.88%) Shell Script
8 36 (6.58%) PHP
8 36 (6.58%) PowerShell
9 31 (5.67%) C
10 27 (4.94%) JavaScript
10 27 (4.94%) C++
11 22 (4.02%) Korn
12 7 (1.28%) C#
13 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.73%) VB
13 4 (0.73%) C-shell
14 3 (0.55%) Tcl
14 3 (0.55%) VBScript
15 2 (0.37%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 58 (10.60%) Security Cleared
2 26 (4.75%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.20%) DV Cleared
4 20 (3.66%) Degree
5 13 (2.38%) RHCE
6 8 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.91%) CCNP
9 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.73%) VCAP
10 3 (0.55%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.55%) VCDX
10 3 (0.55%) CCIE
10 3 (0.55%) CCSA
10 3 (0.55%) CCIP
10 3 (0.55%) CCDA
11 2 (0.37%) CCNA
11 2 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.84%) QA
2 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 95 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (7.68%) Active Directory
3 39 (7.13%) Docker
4 34 (6.22%) NFS
4 34 (6.22%) vSphere
5 27 (4.94%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (3.66%) VMware ESX
7 19 (3.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 19 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (3.29%) KVM
9 10 (1.83%) Hyper-V
10 8 (1.46%) Varnish
11 6 (1.10%) GPFS
11 6 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.91%) Ceph
12 5 (0.91%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.73%) Gluster
13 4 (0.73%) Firmware
13 4 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 161 (29.43%) Puppet
2 68 (12.43%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (7.31%) Nagios
4 25 (4.57%) BladeLogic
5 24 (4.39%) Data Guard
5 24 (4.39%) Ansible
6 21 (3.84%) Oracle RMAN
7 20 (3.66%) yum
8 16 (2.93%) Red Hat Satellite
9 15 (2.74%) Vagrant
10 14 (2.56%) Zenoss
11 12 (2.19%) ZABBIX
11 12 (2.19%) NetBackup
11 12 (2.19%) Tivoli
11 12 (2.19%) ITRS Geneos
12 11 (2.01%) Kibana
13 9 (1.65%) Control-M
13 9 (1.65%) HAProxy
14 8 (1.46%) logstash
15 7 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 414 (75.69%) Red Hat
2 160 (29.25%) Oracle
3 154 (28.15%) VMware
4 75 (13.71%) HP
5 59 (10.79%) IBM
6 56 (10.24%) Microsoft
7 47 (8.59%) EMC
8 40 (7.31%) Cisco
9 36 (6.58%) Veritas
10 32 (5.85%) NetApp
11 28 (5.12%) Sybase
12 22 (4.02%) BMC
13 19 (3.47%) Sun
14 18 (3.29%) Citrix
14 18 (3.29%) Dell
14 18 (3.29%) Atlassian
14 18 (3.29%) F5
15 17 (3.11%) SAP
16 15 (2.74%) Symantec
17 14 (2.56%) Splunk
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