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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 169 184 163
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 308 291 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.27% 1.15% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.59% 5.09% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 188 196
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £339 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +10.76%
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
5505 5718 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.67% 22.69% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3587 3749 3402
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 261 350
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £31.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +35 81 £450 +5.88% 33
Wembley - 2 £275 -
West Drayton - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Carshalton - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
South Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 511 (95.51%) Linux
2 447 (83.55%) Red Hat
3 214 (40.00%) UNIX
4 196 (36.64%) Oracle
5 181 (33.83%) Perl
6 178 (33.27%) Windows
7 143 (26.73%) SQL
8 140 (26.17%) Banking
9 138 (25.79%) Python
10 130 (24.30%) Finance
11 122 (22.80%) Puppet
12 121 (22.62%) Bash Shell
13 113 (21.12%) Solaris
14 106 (19.81%) VMware
15 96 (17.94%) Java
16 84 (15.70%) SAN
17 81 (15.14%) Shell Script
18 77 (14.39%) Oracle Database
19 75 (14.02%) CentOS
20 74 (13.83%) DevOps
21 73 (13.64%) Apache
22 71 (13.27%) Firewall
23 64 (11.96%) Migration
23 64 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
24 63 (11.78%) Tomcat
24 63 (11.78%) ITIL
25 62 (11.59%) MySQL
26 60 (11.21%) Change Management
27 59 (11.03%) Ubuntu
28 58 (10.84%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 73 (13.64%) Apache
2 63 (11.78%) Tomcat
3 49 (9.16%) WebLogic
4 38 (7.10%) IIS
5 33 (6.17%) WebSphere
6 19 (3.55%) OpenStack
7 16 (2.99%) SharePoint
8 14 (2.62%) IBM HTTP Server
9 13 (2.43%) MS Exchange
10 11 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.87%) nginx
12 9 (1.68%) Moodle
12 9 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (1.50%) Confluence
13 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.31%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
16 4 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.75%) MS Project
3 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.93%) RMDS
3 5 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.56%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (0.37%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.19%) Magento
6 1 (0.19%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.50%) Amazon S3
3 8 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.12%) IaaS
5 4 (0.75%) SaaS
6 3 (0.56%) PaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.37%) Office 365
7 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.19%) Joyent
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 84 (15.70%) SAN
2 71 (13.27%) Firewall
3 50 (9.35%) TCP/IP
3 50 (9.35%) DNS
4 47 (8.79%) LDAP
5 37 (6.92%) Multicast
6 34 (6.36%) NAS
7 23 (4.30%) SSH
8 16 (2.99%) HTTP
8 16 (2.99%) Internet
9 14 (2.62%) WAN
10 13 (2.43%) Kerberos
11 12 (2.24%) SSL
11 12 (2.24%) Intranet
12 9 (1.68%) VLAN
12 9 (1.68%) Ethernet
12 9 (1.68%) VPN
13 8 (1.50%) DHCP
13 8 (1.50%) LAN
13 8 (1.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (14.39%) Oracle Database
2 62 (11.59%) MySQL
3 46 (8.60%) SQL Server
4 39 (7.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 26 (4.86%) Sybase ASE
6 24 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 22 (4.11%) Relational Database
8 16 (2.99%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.80%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.62%) DB2
11 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (1.50%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.36%) Subversion
3 32 (5.98%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.55%) Maven
5 9 (1.68%) JIRA
6 6 (1.12%) JUnit
7 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.56%) Ant
10 2 (0.37%) Toad
10 2 (0.37%) jMock
10 2 (0.37%) Selenium
10 2 (0.37%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.37%) Hudson
10 2 (0.37%) FishEye
11 1 (0.19%) Behat
11 1 (0.19%) Gradle
11 1 (0.19%) DbUnit
General
1 140 (26.17%) Banking
2 130 (24.30%) Finance
3 58 (10.84%) Investment Banking
4 27 (5.05%) Front Office
5 20 (3.74%) Games
6 12 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.24%) Retail
7 9 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.75%) Back Office
8 4 (0.75%) Advertising
9 3 (0.56%) French Language
9 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.37%) Publishing
10 2 (0.37%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (14.58%) Administrator
2 73 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 51 (9.53%) DBA
4 49 (9.16%) Linux Engineer
5 48 (8.97%) Developer
6 44 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 43 (8.04%) Analyst
8 41 (7.66%) Applications Support
9 40 (7.48%) Linux Administrator
10 35 (6.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 35 (6.54%) Support Engineer
11 34 (6.36%) Architect
12 30 (5.61%) Linux Support
13 29 (5.42%) Oracle DBA
14 26 (4.86%) Storage Engineer
15 24 (4.49%) UNIX Administrator
16 23 (4.30%) Consultant
17 21 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
18 20 (3.74%) UNIX Engineer
19 19 (3.55%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.53%) Middleware
2 38 (7.10%) XML
3 37 (6.92%) Web Services
4 33 (6.17%) LAMP
5 28 (5.23%) Rendezvous
6 24 (4.49%) .NET
7 23 (4.30%) MCollective
8 19 (3.55%) JSON
9 17 (3.18%) Java EE
10 16 (2.99%) WebSphere MQ
11 12 (2.24%) HTML
12 11 (2.06%) JMS
13 10 (1.87%) J2EE
14 9 (1.68%) Regular Expression
14 9 (1.68%) QuickFIX
15 8 (1.50%) CSS
15 8 (1.50%) WCF
16 7 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
16 7 (1.31%) SOAP
17 5 (0.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.29%) Replication
1 39 (7.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 36 (6.73%) Clustering
3 33 (6.17%) Open Source
4 28 (5.23%) Fixed Income
5 19 (3.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 17 (3.18%) Online Games
7 16 (2.99%) Oracle Exalogic
8 11 (2.06%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.87%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.87%) Symmetrix
10 9 (1.68%) E-Learning
10 9 (1.68%) Wiki
11 7 (1.31%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.31%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.12%) AS400
12 6 (1.12%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 511 (95.51%) Linux
2 214 (40.00%) UNIX
3 178 (33.27%) Windows
4 113 (21.12%) Solaris
5 75 (14.02%) CentOS
6 59 (11.03%) Ubuntu
7 56 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (6.36%) SUSE
10 29 (5.42%) AIX
11 13 (2.43%) Debian
12 10 (1.87%) VMS
12 10 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (1.31%) HPUX
14 6 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.93%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.75%) Fedora
17 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.56%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (13.83%) DevOps
2 64 (11.96%) Migration
3 63 (11.78%) ITIL
4 60 (11.21%) Change Management
5 52 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 49 (9.16%) Configuration Management
7 43 (8.04%) Electronic Trading
8 41 (7.66%) Project Management
9 38 (7.10%) Capacity Management
10 37 (6.92%) Low Latency
11 35 (6.54%) Scrum
12 34 (6.36%) Load Balancing
13 32 (5.98%) Release Management
13 32 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (5.79%) OO
15 28 (5.23%) Root Cause Analysis
16 18 (3.36%) Build Automation
17 17 (3.18%) E-Commerce
18 16 (2.99%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 181 (33.83%) Perl
2 143 (26.73%) SQL
3 138 (25.79%) Python
4 121 (22.62%) Bash Shell
5 96 (17.94%) Java
6 81 (15.14%) Shell Script
7 56 (10.47%) Ruby
8 39 (7.29%) PHP
9 31 (5.79%) PowerShell
10 23 (4.30%) Korn
11 16 (2.99%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.80%) JavaScript
13 12 (2.24%) VB
13 12 (2.24%) C
14 11 (2.06%) C-shell
14 11 (2.06%) C++
15 10 (1.87%) C#
16 9 (1.68%) sed
16 9 (1.68%) Bourne shell
17 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.18%) SC Cleared
2 17 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.80%) DV Cleared
4 14 (2.62%) RHCE
4 14 (2.62%) Degree
5 9 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.50%) MCSE
7 7 (1.31%) MCITP
8 6 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.93%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.93%) MCSA
9 5 (0.93%) Sun Certification
9 5 (0.93%) CCNP
10 4 (0.75%) CCNA
10 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.75%) MCTS
11 3 (0.56%) NCDA
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.37%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.31%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.93%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (9.91%) Oracle RAC
3 42 (7.85%) Active Directory
4 25 (4.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 24 (4.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 23 (4.30%) VMware ESX
7 21 (3.93%) NFS
8 16 (2.99%) vSphere
9 12 (2.24%) RHEV
10 10 (1.87%) Xen
10 10 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.68%) XenApp
12 7 (1.31%) Veritas File System
13 5 (0.93%) GPFS
13 5 (0.93%) Hyper-V
13 5 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (0.75%) SRDF
14 4 (0.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 4 (0.75%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 122 (22.80%) Puppet
2 39 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (6.92%) Nagios
4 26 (4.86%) Data Guard
5 23 (4.30%) ITRS Geneos
6 21 (3.93%) YUM
6 21 (3.93%) NetBackup
7 19 (3.55%) SCOM
7 19 (3.55%) Control-M
8 18 (3.36%) Tivoli
9 16 (2.99%) BladeLogic
10 12 (2.24%) BMC PATROL
11 11 (2.06%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.68%) SCCM
13 8 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 8 (1.50%) Cobbler
13 8 (1.50%) Opsview
13 8 (1.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 447 (83.55%) Red Hat
2 196 (36.64%) Oracle
3 106 (19.81%) VMware
4 50 (9.35%) HP
5 48 (8.97%) Microsoft
6 43 (8.04%) EMC
6 43 (8.04%) NetApp
7 42 (7.85%) IBM
8 41 (7.66%) Veritas
9 38 (7.10%) Sybase
10 37 (6.92%) TIBCO
11 35 (6.54%) Sun
12 31 (5.79%) Reuters
13 28 (5.23%) JBoss
13 28 (5.23%) Cisco
14 26 (4.86%) MarketAxess
15 24 (4.49%) eSpeed
15 24 (4.49%) BMC
16 19 (3.55%) Brocade
16 19 (3.55%) Citrix
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