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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 183 194 171
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 256 256 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.06% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.24% 5.13% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 165 182
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.83 - £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +4.31%
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
4884 4993 4415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.84% 20.68% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3268 3365 2869
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 230 234
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £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 21 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 April 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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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 +13 64 £414 -2.64% 16
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Romford - - - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 500 (93.11%) Linux
2 392 (73.00%) Red Hat
3 181 (33.71%) UNIX
4 165 (30.73%) Oracle
5 164 (30.54%) Puppet
6 158 (29.42%) Windows
7 145 (27.00%) Java
8 134 (24.95%) Perl
8 134 (24.95%) DevOps
9 128 (23.84%) VMware
10 124 (23.09%) Bash Shell
11 117 (21.79%) Finance
12 114 (21.23%) Python
13 109 (20.30%) Solaris
14 108 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
15 101 (18.81%) Apache
15 101 (18.81%) Jenkins
16 100 (18.62%) Maven
17 96 (17.88%) SQL
18 95 (17.69%) Git (software)
19 92 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
20 89 (16.57%) Ruby
21 88 (16.39%) Security Cleared
22 87 (16.20%) CentOS
22 87 (16.20%) Banking
23 83 (15.46%) Oracle Database
24 77 (14.34%) Shell Script
25 74 (13.78%) DNS
26 69 (12.85%) TCP/IP
26 69 (12.85%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 101 (18.81%) Apache
2 69 (12.85%) Tomcat
3 62 (11.55%) WebLogic
4 37 (6.89%) IIS
5 35 (6.52%) WebSphere
6 29 (5.40%) JBoss
7 18 (3.35%) nginx
8 16 (2.98%) Confluence
8 16 (2.98%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.93%) Lync
12 4 (0.74%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.74%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.74%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.37%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.37%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.59%) PaaS
3 9 (1.68%) GitHub
4 7 (1.30%) IaaS
5 6 (1.12%) SaaS
6 4 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.37%) Route 53
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 74 (13.78%) DNS
2 69 (12.85%) TCP/IP
3 67 (12.48%) SAN
4 44 (8.19%) Firewall
5 33 (6.15%) HTTP
6 25 (4.66%) DHCP
7 22 (4.10%) SSL
8 18 (3.35%) Internet
9 14 (2.61%) LDAP
10 12 (2.23%) LAN
10 12 (2.23%) WAN
11 11 (2.05%) iSCSI
12 10 (1.86%) Multicast
13 8 (1.49%) NAS
13 8 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (1.49%) Network Security
14 7 (1.30%) Kerberos
15 6 (1.12%) VoIP
16 5 (0.93%) FTP
17 4 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (15.46%) Oracle Database
2 53 (9.87%) MySQL
3 51 (9.50%) SQL Server
4 24 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (4.10%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.61%) WhereScape RED
8 11 (2.05%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.05%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.86%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.49%) Redis
12 7 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.12%) Big Data
13 6 (1.12%) SQL Navigator
13 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.93%) OpenStack Swift
14 5 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.93%) HBase
Development Applications
1 101 (18.81%) Jenkins
2 100 (18.62%) Maven
3 95 (17.69%) Git (software)
4 50 (9.31%) Subversion
5 41 (7.64%) JIRA
6 38 (7.08%) Ant
7 23 (4.28%) Gradle
8 22 (4.10%) TeamCity
9 21 (3.91%) Mercurial
10 17 (3.17%) MSBuild
11 15 (2.79%) Hudson
12 8 (1.49%) JUnit
13 7 (1.30%) NetBeans
13 7 (1.30%) Selenium
14 6 (1.12%) ClearQuest
14 6 (1.12%) TortoiseSVN
14 6 (1.12%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.12%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 2 (0.37%) Gerrit
General
1 117 (21.79%) Finance
2 87 (16.20%) Banking
3 26 (4.84%) Games
4 18 (3.35%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.23%) Retail
7 9 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.49%) Marketing
9 7 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.74%) Legal
11 2 (0.37%) Front Office
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (15.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (12.48%) Administrator
3 61 (11.36%) Developer
3 61 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
4 41 (7.64%) Systems Administrator
5 31 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
6 27 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (4.28%) Architect
8 21 (3.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 20 (3.72%) DBA
9 20 (3.72%) Consultant
9 20 (3.72%) Perl Developer
10 19 (3.54%) UNIX Administrator
11 18 (3.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 18 (3.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 17 (3.17%) UNIX Engineer
12 17 (3.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 16 (2.98%) Java Developer
14 15 (2.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.66%) Middleware
2 40 (7.45%) Web Services
2 40 (7.45%) XML
3 24 (4.47%) .NET
4 23 (4.28%) Rendezvous
5 18 (3.35%) Java EE
5 18 (3.35%) HTML
5 18 (3.35%) Django
6 17 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
7 16 (2.98%) SOAP
8 14 (2.61%) JSON
9 12 (2.23%) FIX Protocol
9 12 (2.23%) LAMP
10 10 (1.86%) Spring
11 9 (1.68%) Hibernate
11 9 (1.68%) JAXB
11 9 (1.68%) Swing
12 8 (1.49%) HTML5
12 8 (1.49%) MCollective
13 7 (1.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.59%) Open Source
3 27 (5.03%) Clustering
4 26 (4.84%) Fixed Income
5 22 (4.10%) Online Games
5 22 (4.10%) Oracle Exalogic
6 19 (3.54%) Public Cloud
7 18 (3.35%) Replication
8 16 (2.98%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.68%) Eurex
11 8 (1.49%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.30%) Wiki
13 4 (0.74%) Computer Science
14 3 (0.56%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.56%) Private Cloud
15 2 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
15 2 (0.37%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 500 (93.11%) Linux
2 181 (33.71%) UNIX
3 158 (29.42%) Windows
4 109 (20.30%) Solaris
5 87 (16.20%) CentOS
6 69 (12.85%) Ubuntu
7 51 (9.50%) SUSE
8 43 (8.01%) AIX
9 35 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (3.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 13 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (1.68%) HPUX
14 6 (1.12%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.93%) Debian
16 4 (0.74%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.56%) Fedora
17 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.37%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (24.95%) DevOps
2 108 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
3 92 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (12.85%) Change Management
5 62 (11.55%) ITIL
6 58 (10.80%) Configuration Management
7 52 (9.68%) Scrum
8 36 (6.70%) OO
9 32 (5.96%) Build Automation
10 29 (5.40%) Migration
10 29 (5.40%) Load Balancing
11 26 (4.84%) Automated Testing
11 26 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (4.28%) Capacity Management
13 22 (4.10%) Performance Monitoring
14 21 (3.91%) Low Latency
14 21 (3.91%) Release Management
14 21 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (3.35%) Project Management
15 18 (3.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (27.00%) Java
2 134 (24.95%) Perl
3 124 (23.09%) Bash Shell
4 114 (21.23%) Python
5 96 (17.88%) SQL
6 89 (16.57%) Ruby
7 77 (14.34%) Shell Script
8 23 (4.28%) C++
8 23 (4.28%) PHP
9 17 (3.17%) C
10 10 (1.86%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.86%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.86%) Korn
10 10 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.12%) Groovy
11 6 (1.12%) XQuery
12 4 (0.74%) ABAP
13 3 (0.56%) VB
13 3 (0.56%) C-shell
14 2 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 88 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 62 (11.55%) SC Cleared
3 26 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 14 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.42%) Degree
6 12 (2.23%) MCSE
7 11 (2.05%) RHCE
8 10 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.74%) CCIE
10 4 (0.74%) CCNP
10 4 (0.74%) RHCA
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.56%) VCAP
12 2 (0.37%) VCDX
12 2 (0.37%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.37%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.37%) CCNA
12 2 (0.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.23%) QA
2 4 (0.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.70%) vSphere
3 27 (5.03%) Active Directory
4 25 (4.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 18 (3.35%) NFS
6 17 (3.17%) Docker
7 15 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.23%) Hyper-V
10 10 (1.86%) VMware ESX
10 10 (1.86%) KVM
11 7 (1.30%) Varnish
11 7 (1.30%) Firmware
12 6 (1.12%) Xen
13 5 (0.93%) vCloud
14 4 (0.74%) Gluster
14 4 (0.74%) RHEV
14 4 (0.74%) HDFS
14 4 (0.74%) GPFS
14 4 (0.74%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 164 (30.54%) Puppet
2 65 (12.10%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (7.08%) Nagios
4 37 (6.89%) Ansible
5 26 (4.84%) BladeLogic
6 22 (4.10%) ITRS Geneos
7 21 (3.91%) yum
8 18 (3.35%) NetBackup
9 17 (3.17%) HAProxy
10 14 (2.61%) Cobbler
10 14 (2.61%) Red Hat Satellite
10 14 (2.61%) Data Guard
11 13 (2.42%) Tivoli
12 12 (2.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 11 (2.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 10 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
15 8 (1.49%) Zenoss
16 7 (1.30%) Control-M
17 6 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
17 6 (1.12%) Kibana
Vendors
1 392 (73.00%) Red Hat
2 165 (30.73%) Oracle
3 128 (23.84%) VMware
4 69 (12.85%) HP
5 46 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 45 (8.38%) NetApp
7 41 (7.64%) IBM
7 41 (7.64%) EMC
8 39 (7.26%) Cisco
9 34 (6.33%) Veritas
10 27 (5.03%) TIBCO
11 26 (4.84%) Splunk
12 17 (3.17%) Sun
13 15 (2.79%) Sybase
13 15 (2.79%) Tableau
13 15 (2.79%) Atlassian
13 15 (2.79%) Greenplum
14 14 (2.61%) Reuters
15 12 (2.23%) Dell
15 12 (2.23%) Citrix
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