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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 188 178 191
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 268 281 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.23% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.46% 5.28% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 185 152
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £317 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £378
% change year-on-year
+19.28% -11.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.83 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +9.84%
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
4907 5318 4923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.44% 23.21% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3313 3578 3219
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 238 246
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.16 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -6.25%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -14 74 £425 - 24
Canary Wharf - 8 £400 -
Croydon -7 7 £425 +14.09% 1
Docklands, London -1 3 - -
Chessington -1 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £375 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 491 (91.26%) Linux
2 417 (77.51%) Red Hat
3 197 (36.62%) Windows
4 172 (31.97%) Oracle
5 163 (30.30%) UNIX
6 147 (27.32%) Python
7 145 (26.95%) Puppet
8 141 (26.21%) VMware
9 127 (23.61%) Finance
10 126 (23.42%) Perl
11 122 (22.68%) DevOps
12 116 (21.56%) Java
13 109 (20.26%) Solaris
14 107 (19.89%) Apache
15 105 (19.52%) SQL
16 99 (18.40%) Bash Shell
17 96 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
18 89 (16.54%) SAN
19 86 (15.99%) Jenkins
20 84 (15.61%) Oracle Database
21 80 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
22 78 (14.50%) HP
23 76 (14.13%) Banking
24 75 (13.94%) VMware Infrastructure
25 74 (13.75%) ITIL
26 72 (13.38%) Security Cleared
26 72 (13.38%) Git (software)
27 71 (13.20%) Tomcat
28 70 (13.01%) Maven
29 68 (12.64%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 107 (19.89%) Apache
2 71 (13.20%) Tomcat
3 62 (11.52%) IIS
4 42 (7.81%) JBoss
5 30 (5.58%) WebLogic
6 28 (5.20%) Confluence
7 27 (5.02%) WebSphere
8 19 (3.53%) OpenStack
9 14 (2.60%) nginx
10 12 (2.23%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.93%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.74%) NetWeaver
15 4 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.74%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (1.12%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.74%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.74%) Magento
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.19%) RMDS
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.19%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 68 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.23%) PaaS
3 9 (1.67%) GitHub
3 9 (1.67%) IaaS
4 7 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.37%) Office 365
9 1 (0.19%) SaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 89 (16.54%) SAN
2 59 (10.97%) Firewall
3 44 (8.18%) TCP/IP
4 40 (7.43%) DNS
5 26 (4.83%) SSL
5 26 (4.83%) LDAP
6 25 (4.65%) HTTP
7 24 (4.46%) Internet
8 22 (4.09%) NAS
9 18 (3.35%) Multicast
9 18 (3.35%) DHCP
10 16 (2.97%) AMQP
11 13 (2.42%) Network Security
12 12 (2.23%) Kerberos
12 12 (2.23%) LAN
13 11 (2.04%) WAN
14 7 (1.30%) DMZ
15 5 (0.93%) VPN
15 5 (0.93%) SSH
16 4 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (15.61%) Oracle Database
2 68 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 60 (11.15%) MySQL
4 26 (4.83%) MongoDB
5 24 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (2.97%) Hadoop
7 16 (2.97%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.79%) WhereScape RED
9 14 (2.60%) Redis
9 14 (2.60%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.23%) Big Data
11 11 (2.04%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.12%) SQL Navigator
14 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.93%) HBase
16 4 (0.74%) SAP HANA
16 4 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 86 (15.99%) Jenkins
2 72 (13.38%) Git (software)
3 70 (13.01%) Maven
4 61 (11.34%) JIRA
5 55 (10.22%) Subversion
6 44 (8.18%) Ant
7 35 (6.51%) Mercurial
8 33 (6.13%) Gradle
9 23 (4.28%) TeamCity
10 20 (3.72%) MSBuild
11 17 (3.16%) JUnit
12 14 (2.60%) Hudson
13 7 (1.30%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.12%) ClearQuest
14 6 (1.12%) TortoiseSVN
14 6 (1.12%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.12%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.12%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.93%) Eclipse
16 4 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 127 (23.61%) Finance
2 76 (14.13%) Banking
3 18 (3.35%) Investment Banking
4 17 (3.16%) Financial Institution
5 12 (2.23%) Games
6 11 (2.04%) Marketing
7 10 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.12%) Retail
9 5 (0.93%) Legal
10 3 (0.56%) Front Office
11 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (13.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 64 (11.90%) Administrator
3 58 (10.78%) Linux Engineer
4 54 (10.04%) Developer
5 48 (8.92%) Systems Administrator
6 31 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
7 29 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 24 (4.46%) Linux Administrator
10 23 (4.28%) Architect
11 22 (4.09%) UNIX Administrator
12 20 (3.72%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 19 (3.53%) Analyst
13 19 (3.53%) UNIX Engineer
14 18 (3.35%) DBA
15 17 (3.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 17 (3.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 16 (2.97%) Consultant
17 14 (2.60%) Applications Support
18 13 (2.42%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.78%) Web Services
2 47 (8.74%) Middleware
3 35 (6.51%) .NET
4 27 (5.02%) Rendezvous
5 26 (4.83%) Java EE
6 24 (4.46%) JSON
6 24 (4.46%) HTML
6 24 (4.46%) Django
7 22 (4.09%) JMS
8 19 (3.53%) XML
9 15 (2.79%) FIX Protocol
9 15 (2.79%) HTML5
10 12 (2.23%) EJB
11 11 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (2.04%) Hibernate
12 10 (1.86%) LAMP
12 10 (1.86%) Spring
13 9 (1.67%) Swing
13 9 (1.67%) JAXB
13 9 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.81%) Data Centre
2 40 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.88%) Fixed Income
4 26 (4.83%) Clustering
5 17 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (2.42%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.23%) Eurex
8 12 (2.23%) Replication
9 11 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.49%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.49%) Online Games
10 8 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.12%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.93%) PKI
13 3 (0.56%) CMDB
13 3 (0.56%) Wiki
13 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.56%) HP Storage
13 3 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 491 (91.26%) Linux
2 197 (36.62%) Windows
3 163 (30.30%) UNIX
4 109 (20.26%) Solaris
5 61 (11.34%) CentOS
6 49 (9.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (8.18%) Ubuntu
7 44 (8.18%) AIX
8 37 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (4.09%) SUSE
11 11 (2.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (1.30%) Debian
13 6 (1.12%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.12%) HPUX
14 5 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (0.74%) Scientific Linux
16 3 (0.56%) Fedora
17 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (22.68%) DevOps
2 96 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
3 80 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (13.75%) ITIL
5 64 (11.90%) Configuration Management
6 44 (8.18%) Scrum
7 43 (7.99%) Migration
8 41 (7.62%) Open Source
9 34 (6.32%) Capacity Management
10 31 (5.76%) Change Management
10 31 (5.76%) Load Balancing
11 29 (5.39%) Problem Management
11 29 (5.39%) SDLC
12 28 (5.20%) Project Management
13 27 (5.02%) Release Management
14 25 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (4.46%) Service Management
15 24 (4.46%) Software Engineering
16 23 (4.28%) Low Latency
17 22 (4.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 147 (27.32%) Python
2 126 (23.42%) Perl
3 116 (21.56%) Java
4 105 (19.52%) SQL
5 99 (18.40%) Bash Shell
6 57 (10.59%) Ruby
7 36 (6.69%) PHP
7 36 (6.69%) Shell Script
8 35 (6.51%) C++
9 34 (6.32%) C
10 26 (4.83%) PowerShell
11 25 (4.65%) JavaScript
12 15 (2.79%) Korn
13 8 (1.49%) C#
14 7 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.12%) XQuery
16 5 (0.93%) VB
16 5 (0.93%) Groovy
17 4 (0.74%) C-shell
17 4 (0.74%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 72 (13.38%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.13%) SC Cleared
3 31 (5.76%) DV Cleared
4 20 (3.72%) Degree
5 13 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (1.86%) RHCE
7 7 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.93%) MCSE
9 4 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.56%) CCNP
10 3 (0.56%) CCNA
10 3 (0.56%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.56%) VCAP
11 2 (0.37%) VCDX
11 2 (0.37%) MCSA
11 2 (0.37%) CCIE
11 2 (0.37%) MCP
11 2 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.90%) QA
2 4 (0.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 75 (13.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (7.43%) Active Directory
3 39 (7.25%) vSphere
4 33 (6.13%) NFS
5 30 (5.58%) Docker
6 20 (3.72%) KVM
6 20 (3.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 18 (3.35%) VMware ESX
7 18 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (1.86%) Varnish
10 9 (1.67%) Hyper-V
11 8 (1.49%) Firmware
12 7 (1.30%) RHEV
12 7 (1.30%) GPFS
13 6 (1.12%) Ceph
13 6 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.93%) Gluster
15 4 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 145 (26.95%) Puppet
2 58 (10.78%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (6.88%) Nagios
4 35 (6.51%) BladeLogic
5 25 (4.65%) ITRS Geneos
6 24 (4.46%) Ansible
7 23 (4.28%) yum
8 22 (4.09%) Red Hat Satellite
9 16 (2.97%) Tivoli
10 15 (2.79%) Vagrant
11 14 (2.60%) NetBackup
11 14 (2.60%) Zenoss
12 12 (2.23%) Control-M
13 11 (2.04%) Data Guard
14 10 (1.86%) HAProxy
15 8 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
16 7 (1.30%) Kibana
16 7 (1.30%) Cobbler
16 7 (1.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
17 6 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 417 (77.51%) Red Hat
2 172 (31.97%) Oracle
3 141 (26.21%) VMware
4 78 (14.50%) HP
5 58 (10.78%) IBM
6 45 (8.36%) EMC
7 43 (7.99%) Microsoft
7 43 (7.99%) NetApp
7 43 (7.99%) Cisco
8 37 (6.88%) Veritas
9 30 (5.58%) TIBCO
10 28 (5.20%) Splunk
11 23 (4.28%) Sun
12 22 (4.09%) Atlassian
13 19 (3.53%) BMC
14 18 (3.35%) Citrix
14 18 (3.35%) Reuters
15 16 (2.97%) Symantec
15 16 (2.97%) Greenplum
15 16 (2.97%) Tableau
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