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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 148 190 215
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 382 259 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.76% 1.17% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.16% 5.45% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 167 150
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.93% -16.90%
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
4683 4751 4995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.61% 21.45% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 3169 3411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £195 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 189 236
Median hourly rate £16.51 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +6.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 52 £425 - 17
Croydon -5 11 £475 +18.75%
Harrow - 6 £480 -
Westminster - 2 £275 -
Canary Wharf +5 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 £400 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 595 (100.00%) Linux
2 462 (77.65%) Red Hat
3 235 (39.50%) Puppet
4 221 (37.14%) Unix
5 210 (35.29%) DevOps
6 187 (31.43%) Finance
7 172 (28.91%) Windows
8 169 (28.40%) Python
9 159 (26.72%) Perl
10 158 (26.55%) VMware
11 140 (23.53%) CentOS
12 137 (23.03%) Solaris
13 132 (22.18%) Bash Shell
14 130 (21.85%) Java
15 126 (21.18%) Configuration Management
16 123 (20.67%) Jenkins
17 119 (20.00%) Oracle
18 114 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
19 112 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
20 111 (18.66%) Ruby
21 102 (17.14%) Apache
22 99 (16.64%) Banking
23 97 (16.30%) SQL
23 97 (16.30%) Git (software)
24 90 (15.13%) Veritas
25 88 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
26 87 (14.62%) AIX
27 86 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
28 79 (13.28%) Windows Server
29 74 (12.44%) SAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 102 (17.14%) Apache
2 67 (11.26%) Tomcat
3 49 (8.24%) Confluence
4 39 (6.55%) IIS
5 30 (5.04%) JBoss
6 25 (4.20%) WebSphere
7 20 (3.36%) nginx
7 20 (3.36%) OpenStack
8 16 (2.69%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (2.02%) SAS
9 12 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (1.51%) MS Exchange
11 7 (1.18%) Apache Spark
11 7 (1.18%) ArcGIS
11 7 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.67%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.67%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.51%) HipChat
2 9 (1.51%) SPSS
3 8 (1.34%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.01%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.50%) Documaker
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) Eikon
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 88 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.02%) SaaS
3 11 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.18%) IaaS
5 6 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.01%) GitHub
5 6 (1.01%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.01%) PaaS
6 5 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.67%) Office 365
8 3 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (12.44%) SAN
2 67 (11.26%) DNS
3 52 (8.74%) LDAP
4 49 (8.24%) TCP/IP
5 41 (6.89%) Firewall
6 31 (5.21%) Internet
7 30 (5.04%) NAS
8 17 (2.86%) LAN
9 16 (2.69%) HTTP
10 14 (2.35%) DHCP
10 14 (2.35%) WAN
11 12 (2.02%) Multicast
12 11 (1.85%) SMTP
13 10 (1.68%) AMQP
14 9 (1.51%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (1.01%) SNMP
16 6 (1.01%) SSL
16 6 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (11.43%) MySQL
2 58 (9.75%) SQL Server
3 41 (6.89%) Oracle Database
4 31 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (4.37%) Hadoop
6 20 (3.36%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (2.86%) Big Data
7 17 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.51%) KDB
9 9 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (1.34%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.18%) DB2
11 7 (1.18%) GIS
11 7 (1.18%) HBase
11 7 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.01%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 123 (20.67%) Jenkins
2 97 (16.30%) Git (software)
3 59 (9.92%) JIRA
4 45 (7.56%) Maven
5 31 (5.21%) Subversion
6 26 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (1.51%) Vagrant
10 8 (1.34%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.84%) Gradle
12 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.50%) Ant
13 3 (0.50%) JMeter
13 3 (0.50%) Travis CI
14 2 (0.34%) GCC
14 2 (0.34%) Grunt
14 2 (0.34%) gulp
14 2 (0.34%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.34%) QUnit
General
1 187 (31.43%) Finance
2 99 (16.64%) Banking
3 20 (3.36%) Financial Institution
3 20 (3.36%) Games
4 16 (2.69%) Retail
5 15 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.18%) Marketing
8 5 (0.84%) Electronics
8 5 (0.84%) Front Office
8 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.67%) Back Office
10 2 (0.34%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) International Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 136 (22.86%) Administrator
2 117 (19.66%) Linux Engineer
3 113 (18.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 85 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 81 (13.61%) Linux Administrator
6 60 (10.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 58 (9.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 53 (8.91%) Consultant
9 50 (8.40%) Unix Administrator
10 39 (6.55%) Systems Engineer
11 38 (6.39%) Developer
12 36 (6.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 36 (6.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 34 (5.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
14 33 (5.55%) Solaris Consultant
15 28 (4.71%) Unix Engineer
16 26 (4.37%) Analyst
17 24 (4.03%) Linux Consultant
18 23 (3.87%) DBA
19 22 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.76%) Web Services
2 32 (5.38%) LAMP
3 29 (4.87%) MCollective
4 28 (4.71%) HTML
5 27 (4.54%) CSS
6 24 (4.03%) Java EE
7 22 (3.70%) .NET
7 22 (3.70%) HTML5
7 22 (3.70%) Middleware
8 17 (2.86%) jQuery
9 14 (2.35%) XML
10 13 (2.18%) RESTful
11 12 (2.02%) SOAP
12 11 (1.85%) Ajax
12 11 (1.85%) CSS3
13 10 (1.68%) EJB
13 10 (1.68%) Rendezvous
13 10 (1.68%) Spring
14 9 (1.51%) JSON
15 8 (1.34%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.40%) Clustering
2 40 (6.72%) Data Centre
3 27 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.20%) Replication
5 23 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.68%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 10 (1.68%) PlayStation
8 10 (1.68%) Public Cloud
9 9 (1.51%) Private Cloud
9 9 (1.51%) User Experience
10 8 (1.34%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.18%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.18%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.18%) Online Games
11 7 (1.18%) PKI
12 6 (1.01%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 595 (100.00%) Linux
2 221 (37.14%) Unix
3 172 (28.91%) Windows
4 140 (23.53%) CentOS
5 137 (23.03%) Solaris
6 87 (14.62%) AIX
7 79 (13.28%) Windows Server
8 63 (10.59%) Ubuntu
9 46 (7.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 42 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 37 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (2.86%) SUSE
13 13 (2.18%) Oracle Linux
13 13 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (1.51%) Debian
14 9 (1.51%) Windows 7
15 6 (1.01%) Fedora
16 4 (0.67%) HPUX
16 4 (0.67%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (35.29%) DevOps
2 126 (21.18%) Configuration Management
3 112 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (11.26%) ITIL
6 64 (10.76%) Scrum
7 55 (9.24%) Migration
8 49 (8.24%) High Availability
9 35 (5.88%) Build Automation
10 31 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (5.04%) E-Commerce
12 28 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (4.20%) Service Delivery
14 23 (3.87%) Change Control
14 23 (3.87%) Change Management
14 23 (3.87%) Load Balancing
15 22 (3.70%) Open Source
15 22 (3.70%) Project Management
16 20 (3.36%) TDD
17 19 (3.19%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 169 (28.40%) Python
2 159 (26.72%) Perl
3 132 (22.18%) Bash Shell
4 130 (21.85%) Java
5 111 (18.66%) Ruby
6 97 (16.30%) SQL
7 51 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 47 (7.90%) C
9 42 (7.06%) PHP
10 32 (5.38%) JavaScript
11 22 (3.70%) PowerShell
12 17 (2.86%) C++
12 17 (2.86%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.52%) C#
13 15 (2.52%) Korn
14 11 (1.85%) Scala
15 9 (1.51%) Bourne shell
16 5 (0.84%) Jython
17 3 (0.50%) R
17 3 (0.50%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 60 (10.08%) Security Cleared
2 46 (7.73%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.54%) Degree
4 14 (2.35%) DV Cleared
4 14 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.18%) RHCE
6 10 (1.68%) MCSE
7 8 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.34%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (1.34%) RHCA
8 7 (1.18%) OCP
8 7 (1.18%) SAS Certification
9 6 (1.01%) CCNA
10 5 (0.84%) CCNP
10 5 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.50%) MCTS
12 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.50%) PMP
12 3 (0.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.84%) SLA
2 4 (0.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.67%) QA
3 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (0.17%) ISO15022
4 1 (0.17%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 114 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (8.91%) Active Directory
3 43 (7.23%) VMware ESXi
4 37 (6.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 29 (4.87%) NFS
6 28 (4.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 28 (4.71%) vSphere
7 25 (4.20%) Docker
7 25 (4.20%) KVM
8 17 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
9 13 (2.18%) RHEV
10 11 (1.85%) Hyper-V
11 9 (1.51%) XenServer
12 8 (1.34%) Veritas File System
12 8 (1.34%) VMware ESX
13 6 (1.01%) GPFS
14 5 (0.84%) Xen
15 4 (0.67%) GlusterFS
15 4 (0.67%) Samba
16 3 (0.50%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 235 (39.50%) Puppet
2 70 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (10.59%) Ansible
4 59 (9.92%) Nagios
5 43 (7.23%) ZABBIX
6 18 (3.03%) HAProxy
6 18 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
7 13 (2.18%) Control-M
8 12 (2.02%) Data Guard
8 12 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
9 11 (1.85%) logstash
9 11 (1.85%) NetBackup
9 11 (1.85%) Xymon
10 10 (1.68%) SCCM
11 9 (1.51%) SCOM
11 9 (1.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (1.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 7 (1.18%) BladeLogic
13 7 (1.18%) Kubernetes
13 7 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 462 (77.65%) Red Hat
2 158 (26.55%) VMware
3 119 (20.00%) Oracle
4 90 (15.13%) Veritas
5 67 (11.26%) HP
6 64 (10.76%) Microsoft
7 55 (9.24%) IBM
8 36 (6.05%) EMC
9 35 (5.88%) Atlassian
10 33 (5.55%) NetApp
11 27 (4.54%) Cisco
12 21 (3.53%) Citrix
13 20 (3.36%) Dell
14 17 (2.86%) F5
15 16 (2.69%) TIBCO
16 12 (2.02%) BMC
16 12 (2.02%) Sybase
17 11 (1.85%) Splunk
18 10 (1.68%) Sun
19 9 (1.51%) ServiceNow
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London
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £450 per day
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South East London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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West London
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Rate: £350 - £360 per day
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London
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TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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City of London
IQ Public Sector
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Central London / West End
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