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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 185 176 164
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 254 293 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.11% 1.22% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.89% 5.48% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 206 171
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 £327 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +55.34%
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
5192 5347 4865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.71% 22.26% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3646 3556 3128
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £212 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 219 297
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £33.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 22 December 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 December 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 -13 39 £450 +5.88% 8
Bromley - 1 £625 - 2
Greenford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 537 (96.93%) Linux
2 406 (73.29%) Red Hat
3 202 (36.46%) UNIX
4 166 (29.96%) Java
5 157 (28.34%) Windows
5 157 (28.34%) Puppet
6 150 (27.08%) Oracle
7 142 (25.63%) Perl
8 138 (24.91%) Banking
9 126 (22.74%) Bash Shell
10 123 (22.20%) CentOS
11 122 (22.02%) Finance
12 119 (21.48%) DevOps
13 113 (20.40%) Solaris
14 112 (20.22%) VMware
15 111 (20.04%) Shell Script
16 102 (18.41%) DNS
16 102 (18.41%) Ruby
17 98 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
18 97 (17.51%) Apache
19 94 (16.97%) Python
20 92 (16.61%) Tomcat
20 92 (16.61%) Git (software)
21 90 (16.25%) Ubuntu
22 89 (16.06%) Microsoft
23 85 (15.34%) Change Management
24 84 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
25 83 (14.98%) SQL
26 80 (14.44%) Jenkins
27 78 (14.08%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 97 (17.51%) Apache
2 92 (16.61%) Tomcat
3 71 (12.82%) WebLogic
4 43 (7.76%) WebSphere
5 42 (7.58%) IIS
6 36 (6.50%) JBoss
7 22 (3.97%) IBM HTTP Server
8 20 (3.61%) MS Exchange
9 19 (3.43%) SharePoint
9 19 (3.43%) OpenStack
10 17 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (2.89%) WebSphere Application Server
12 14 (2.53%) nginx
13 9 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (1.26%) Documentum
14 7 (1.26%) Confluence
15 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.90%) Lync
17 4 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
17 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.81%) MS Project
3 9 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.90%) MS Office
5 2 (0.36%) Stata
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.54%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.36%) Agresso
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) RMDS
3 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.69%) PaaS
2 25 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.81%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.08%) SaaS
7 4 (0.72%) GitHub
8 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.36%) Office 365
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.36%) ElastiCache
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.36%) Route 53
10 1 (0.18%) IaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 102 (18.41%) DNS
2 78 (14.08%) SAN
3 77 (13.90%) TCP/IP
4 36 (6.50%) Firewall
5 33 (5.96%) DHCP
5 33 (5.96%) HTTP
6 30 (5.42%) SSL
7 29 (5.23%) NAS
8 27 (4.87%) LDAP
9 17 (3.07%) Internet
10 14 (2.53%) FTP
11 13 (2.35%) iSCSI
11 13 (2.35%) Multicast
12 12 (2.17%) Intranet
12 12 (2.17%) WAN
13 10 (1.81%) Kerberos
13 10 (1.81%) BIG-IP
14 9 (1.62%) SSH
14 9 (1.62%) LAN
14 9 (1.62%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.47%) MySQL
2 52 (9.39%) Oracle Database
3 43 (7.76%) SQL Server
4 26 (4.69%) Sybase ASE
5 20 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (2.53%) DB2
7 13 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.17%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.26%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.08%) Big Data
13 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.90%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 92 (16.61%) Git (software)
2 80 (14.44%) Jenkins
3 71 (12.82%) Maven
4 37 (6.68%) Subversion
5 13 (2.35%) JIRA
6 9 (1.62%) Selenium
7 7 (1.26%) Ant
8 6 (1.08%) JUnit
8 6 (1.08%) Hudson
9 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.54%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.36%) Grunt
11 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.36%) Gradle
11 2 (0.36%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.18%) Behat
12 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.18%) DbUnit
12 1 (0.18%) PHPUnit
General
1 138 (24.91%) Banking
2 122 (22.02%) Finance
3 59 (10.65%) Investment Banking
4 22 (3.97%) Financial Institution
5 20 (3.61%) Games
6 19 (3.43%) Front Office
7 12 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.08%) Marketing
9 5 (0.90%) Retail
9 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.72%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) International Banking
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (14.44%) Developer
2 67 (12.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 64 (11.55%) Administrator
4 48 (8.66%) Linux Engineer
5 46 (8.30%) Systems Administrator
6 36 (6.50%) DBA
7 35 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
8 32 (5.78%) Perl Developer
8 32 (5.78%) Systems Engineer
9 31 (5.60%) Analyst
10 28 (5.05%) Consultant
11 25 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (4.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 25 (4.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 20 (3.61%) Support Engineer
13 19 (3.43%) Sybase DBA
14 18 (3.25%) UNIX Administrator
14 18 (3.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 18 (3.25%) UNIX Engineer
14 18 (3.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (13.36%) Middleware
2 49 (8.84%) Web Services
2 49 (8.84%) XML
3 44 (7.94%) .NET
4 29 (5.23%) LAMP
5 24 (4.33%) Java EE
6 22 (3.97%) MCollective
7 15 (2.71%) FIX Protocol
7 15 (2.71%) SOAP
7 15 (2.71%) JMS
8 12 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (2.17%) JSON
9 10 (1.81%) HTML
10 9 (1.62%) Rendezvous
11 8 (1.44%) WCF
12 7 (1.26%) RESTful
13 6 (1.08%) J2EE
14 4 (0.72%) CSS
14 4 (0.72%) OAuth
14 4 (0.72%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.86%) Replication
2 36 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.32%) Open Source
4 32 (5.78%) Oracle Exalogic
5 29 (5.23%) Clustering
6 19 (3.43%) Online Games
7 18 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.35%) CLARiiON
9 13 (2.35%) Fixed Income
10 12 (2.17%) Symmetrix
11 9 (1.62%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.44%) Wiki
13 7 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.08%) Computer Science
14 6 (1.08%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.08%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.08%) Equities
15 3 (0.54%) Blackberry
15 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 537 (96.93%) Linux
2 202 (36.46%) UNIX
3 157 (28.34%) Windows
4 123 (22.20%) CentOS
5 113 (20.40%) Solaris
6 90 (16.25%) Ubuntu
7 66 (11.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (10.65%) SUSE
9 41 (7.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (6.14%) AIX
11 16 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (2.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 11 (1.99%) HPUX
14 10 (1.81%) VMS
14 10 (1.81%) Debian
15 9 (1.62%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (1.26%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.90%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.90%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.72%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (21.48%) DevOps
2 98 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (15.34%) Change Management
4 84 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (11.19%) Configuration Management
6 60 (10.83%) Scrum
7 58 (10.47%) ITIL
8 48 (8.66%) OO
9 46 (8.30%) Migration
10 45 (8.12%) Build Automation
11 42 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
12 31 (5.60%) Project Management
13 26 (4.69%) Load Balancing
14 25 (4.51%) Low Latency
15 24 (4.33%) Automated Testing
16 18 (3.25%) Problem Management
16 18 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (3.25%) Performance Monitoring
16 18 (3.25%) Capacity Management
17 17 (3.07%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (29.96%) Java
2 142 (25.63%) Perl
3 126 (22.74%) Bash Shell
4 111 (20.04%) Shell Script
5 102 (18.41%) Ruby
6 94 (16.97%) Python
7 83 (14.98%) SQL
8 51 (9.21%) PHP
9 24 (4.33%) PowerShell
10 20 (3.61%) Korn
11 17 (3.07%) C++
12 14 (2.53%) C
13 13 (2.35%) Jython
13 13 (2.35%) C-shell
14 10 (1.81%) VB
15 8 (1.44%) Scala
16 7 (1.26%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.08%) C#
18 4 (0.72%) PHP5
19 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (13.72%) Security Cleared
2 50 (9.03%) SC Cleared
3 26 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.25%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.53%) MCSE
6 12 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (1.62%) RHCE
9 6 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.90%) CCNA
10 5 (0.90%) RHCSA
11 4 (0.72%) MCITP
11 4 (0.72%) Degree
11 4 (0.72%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.72%) CCIE
11 4 (0.72%) CCNP
12 3 (0.54%) RHCT
13 2 (0.36%) CISSP
13 2 (0.36%) PMP
13 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.26%) SLA
2 2 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 69 (12.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (7.76%) Active Directory
3 27 (4.87%) vSphere
4 24 (4.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 23 (4.15%) NFS
6 17 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 12 (2.17%) XenApp
9 10 (1.81%) Hyper-V
9 10 (1.81%) Xen
10 9 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (1.44%) Veritas File System
11 8 (1.44%) Platform Symphony
11 8 (1.44%) RHEV
12 7 (1.26%) vCloud
12 7 (1.26%) XenDesktop
13 6 (1.08%) Squid
13 6 (1.08%) KVM
14 5 (0.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 157 (28.34%) Puppet
2 74 (13.36%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (7.22%) Nagios
4 33 (5.96%) Ansible
5 21 (3.79%) NetBackup
6 18 (3.25%) Control-M
7 15 (2.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 14 (2.53%) Cobbler
8 14 (2.53%) SCOM
8 14 (2.53%) Data Guard
9 13 (2.35%) yum
9 13 (2.35%) BladeLogic
10 12 (2.17%) ZABBIX
11 10 (1.81%) ITRS Geneos
12 9 (1.62%) Tivoli
13 8 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (1.44%) HAProxy
14 7 (1.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 7 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (1.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 406 (73.29%) Red Hat
2 150 (27.08%) Oracle
3 112 (20.22%) VMware
4 89 (16.06%) Microsoft
5 64 (11.55%) HP
6 60 (10.83%) EMC
7 44 (7.94%) IBM
8 40 (7.22%) Sybase
9 36 (6.50%) Cisco
10 28 (5.05%) Sun
10 28 (5.05%) NetApp
11 27 (4.87%) Veritas
12 19 (3.43%) TIBCO
12 19 (3.43%) Citrix
13 13 (2.35%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.17%) Infoblox
14 12 (2.17%) Reuters
15 11 (1.99%) Hitachi
16 10 (1.81%) BMC
16 10 (1.81%) Symantec
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