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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 162 168 138
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 292 273 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.38% 1.27% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.02% 5.77% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 190 179
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
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
4853 4731 4402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.97% 21.95% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3350 3140 2778
Average daily rate £413 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 209 283
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £18.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -5.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 38 £444 -1.38% 20
Bromley - 1 £625 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £510 - 1
Greenford - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 536 (97.63%) Linux
2 400 (72.86%) Red Hat
3 205 (37.34%) UNIX
4 172 (31.33%) Windows
5 159 (28.96%) Java
6 158 (28.78%) Puppet
7 143 (26.05%) Perl
8 139 (25.32%) Oracle
9 130 (23.68%) Finance
10 127 (23.13%) Bash Shell
11 126 (22.95%) DevOps
12 125 (22.77%) CentOS
12 125 (22.77%) VMware
13 121 (22.04%) Solaris
14 120 (21.86%) Banking
15 105 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
16 102 (18.58%) Ruby
17 96 (17.49%) Shell Script
18 94 (17.12%) DNS
19 93 (16.94%) Git (software)
20 91 (16.58%) Change Management
20 91 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
21 90 (16.39%) Python
22 88 (16.03%) Security Cleared
23 87 (15.85%) Microsoft
24 86 (15.66%) Ubuntu
25 85 (15.48%) Jenkins
26 84 (15.30%) Maven
26 84 (15.30%) Apache
27 83 (15.12%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 84 (15.30%) Apache
2 74 (13.48%) Tomcat
3 69 (12.57%) WebLogic
4 53 (9.65%) WebSphere
5 39 (7.10%) JBoss
6 33 (6.01%) IIS
7 19 (3.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (3.28%) OpenStack
9 16 (2.91%) MS Exchange
9 16 (2.91%) SharePoint
10 14 (2.55%) nginx
11 13 (2.37%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (1.82%) Confluence
13 8 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (1.28%) Documentum
15 5 (0.91%) Lync
16 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.73%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 46 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.82%) MS Project
3 9 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.73%) MS Office
5 2 (0.36%) Stata
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.55%) ResourceLink
1 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.36%) Agresso
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.01%) PaaS
2 29 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.09%) SaaS
4 6 (1.09%) GitHub
5 5 (0.91%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.36%) Route 53
7 2 (0.36%) ElastiCache
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.18%) Joyent
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (17.12%) DNS
2 83 (15.12%) SAN
3 74 (13.48%) TCP/IP
4 40 (7.29%) Firewall
5 35 (6.38%) HTTP
6 33 (6.01%) DHCP
6 33 (6.01%) SSL
7 27 (4.92%) Internet
8 20 (3.64%) LDAP
8 20 (3.64%) NAS
9 14 (2.55%) Multicast
10 12 (2.19%) iSCSI
10 12 (2.19%) FTP
10 12 (2.19%) Kerberos
11 11 (2.00%) WAN
12 10 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (1.82%) LAN
13 7 (1.28%) SSH
14 6 (1.09%) Network Security
14 6 (1.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.93%) MySQL
2 48 (8.74%) Oracle Database
3 42 (7.65%) SQL Server
4 21 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (2.73%) Sybase ASE
6 14 (2.55%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (2.37%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.19%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.82%) Big Data
9 10 (1.82%) DB2
10 9 (1.64%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 93 (16.94%) Git (software)
2 85 (15.48%) Jenkins
3 84 (15.30%) Maven
4 35 (6.38%) Subversion
5 19 (3.46%) JIRA
6 16 (2.91%) Ant
7 11 (2.00%) JUnit
8 7 (1.28%) Selenium
9 6 (1.09%) Hudson
9 6 (1.09%) Gradle
10 5 (0.91%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.73%) NetBeans
12 3 (0.55%) ClearQuest
12 3 (0.55%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.55%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.55%) TortoiseSVN
12 3 (0.55%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.36%) Gerrit
13 2 (0.36%) Grunt
General
1 130 (23.68%) Finance
2 120 (21.86%) Banking
3 43 (7.83%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.83%) Financial Institution
5 16 (2.91%) Games
6 13 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.00%) Retail
8 8 (1.46%) Marketing
9 7 (1.28%) Front Office
10 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.73%) Publishing
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (15.30%) Developer
2 75 (13.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 74 (13.48%) Administrator
4 54 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
5 44 (8.01%) Systems Administrator
6 35 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
7 28 (5.10%) Perl Developer
7 28 (5.10%) Analyst
8 27 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
8 27 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (4.74%) DBA
9 26 (4.74%) Consultant
9 26 (4.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 24 (4.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 23 (4.19%) UNIX Administrator
12 20 (3.64%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 20 (3.64%) UNIX Engineer
12 20 (3.64%) Support Engineer
13 19 (3.46%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 16 (2.91%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (11.84%) Middleware
2 51 (9.29%) Web Services
3 47 (8.56%) XML
4 34 (6.19%) .NET
5 21 (3.83%) Java EE
6 18 (3.28%) LAMP
6 18 (3.28%) JMS
6 18 (3.28%) MCollective
7 17 (3.10%) SOAP
8 16 (2.91%) FIX Protocol
8 16 (2.91%) WebSphere MQ
9 15 (2.73%) Rendezvous
10 13 (2.37%) HTML
11 12 (2.19%) JSON
12 7 (1.28%) XSLT
12 7 (1.28%) RESTful
13 6 (1.09%) J2EE
14 5 (0.91%) Spring
15 4 (0.73%) HTML5
15 4 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
1 37 (6.74%) Open Source
2 34 (6.19%) Replication
3 29 (5.28%) Clustering
3 29 (5.28%) Oracle Exalogic
4 15 (2.73%) Fixed Income
4 15 (2.73%) Online Games
5 14 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.28%) CLARiiON
8 7 (1.28%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.09%) Symmetrix
9 6 (1.09%) Wiki
9 6 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.55%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.55%) Equities
10 3 (0.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 536 (97.63%) Linux
2 205 (37.34%) UNIX
3 172 (31.33%) Windows
4 125 (22.77%) CentOS
5 121 (22.04%) Solaris
6 86 (15.66%) Ubuntu
7 64 (11.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (10.02%) SUSE
9 43 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (6.74%) AIX
11 19 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (2.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 11 (2.00%) HPUX
14 9 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.91%) Debian
15 5 (0.91%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.73%) Fedora
16 4 (0.73%) VMS
17 3 (0.55%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (22.95%) DevOps
2 105 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (16.58%) Change Management
3 91 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (12.39%) Configuration Management
5 67 (12.20%) Scrum
6 60 (10.93%) ITIL
7 47 (8.56%) OO
8 44 (8.01%) Build Automation
9 34 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (5.83%) Migration
11 29 (5.28%) Project Management
11 29 (5.28%) Automated Testing
12 23 (4.19%) Low Latency
13 19 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (3.46%) Load Balancing
14 17 (3.10%) Performance Monitoring
15 15 (2.73%) Capacity Management
16 14 (2.55%) Kernel Tuning
16 14 (2.55%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 159 (28.96%) Java
2 143 (26.05%) Perl
3 127 (23.13%) Bash Shell
4 102 (18.58%) Ruby
5 96 (17.49%) Shell Script
6 90 (16.39%) Python
7 76 (13.84%) SQL
8 46 (8.38%) PHP
9 21 (3.83%) Korn
10 17 (3.10%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.73%) C
11 15 (2.73%) C++
11 15 (2.73%) Jython
12 12 (2.19%) C-shell
13 10 (1.82%) Scala
14 7 (1.28%) JavaScript
14 7 (1.28%) Groovy
15 5 (0.91%) VB
15 5 (0.91%) C#
16 4 (0.73%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 88 (16.03%) Security Cleared
2 60 (10.93%) SC Cleared
3 28 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (4.19%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.91%) MCSE
6 14 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.82%) RHCE
10 6 (1.09%) CCIE
10 6 (1.09%) CCNP
11 5 (0.91%) CCNA
11 5 (0.91%) Degree
12 4 (0.73%) RHCA
12 4 (0.73%) MCITP
13 3 (0.55%) RHCT
14 2 (0.36%) VCAP
14 2 (0.36%) VCDX
14 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.46%) SLA
2 4 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (7.29%) Active Directory
3 32 (5.83%) vSphere
4 25 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 21 (3.83%) NFS
6 14 (2.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (2.19%) XenApp
9 11 (2.00%) VMware ESX
10 10 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.82%) KVM
10 10 (1.82%) RHEV
11 9 (1.64%) Hyper-V
12 8 (1.46%) Veritas File System
12 8 (1.46%) vCloud
12 8 (1.46%) Platform Symphony
12 8 (1.46%) Xen
13 7 (1.28%) XenDesktop
14 6 (1.09%) Firmware
15 5 (0.91%) Squid
Systems Management
1 158 (28.78%) Puppet
2 70 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (7.10%) Nagios
4 37 (6.74%) Ansible
5 23 (4.19%) NetBackup
6 12 (2.19%) ZABBIX
6 12 (2.19%) Red Hat Satellite
7 11 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 10 (1.82%) Data Guard
8 10 (1.82%) Cobbler
8 10 (1.82%) Tivoli
9 9 (1.64%) BladeLogic
9 9 (1.64%) yum
10 8 (1.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 8 (1.46%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (1.28%) Control-M
11 7 (1.28%) SCOM
11 7 (1.28%) Backup Exec
11 7 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 400 (72.86%) Red Hat
2 139 (25.32%) Oracle
3 125 (22.77%) VMware
4 87 (15.85%) Microsoft
5 74 (13.48%) HP
6 59 (10.75%) EMC
7 45 (8.20%) IBM
8 42 (7.65%) Cisco
9 37 (6.74%) NetApp
10 32 (5.83%) Sybase
11 30 (5.46%) Veritas
12 22 (4.01%) TIBCO
13 21 (3.83%) Citrix
14 18 (3.28%) Sun
15 15 (2.73%) Reuters
16 12 (2.19%) Splunk
16 12 (2.19%) MarketAxess
16 12 (2.19%) Atlassian
16 12 (2.19%) Symantec
17 11 (2.00%) Hitachi
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