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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 196 179 199
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 252 294 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 1.25% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.03% 5.52% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 199 157
Average daily rate
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£439 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £310 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +18.05%
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
5005 5324 5317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.35% 22.68% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3404 3510 3456
Average daily rate £400 £390 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 228 258
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -32 61 £440 -2.22% 20
Canary Wharf - 8 £400 -
Croydon -11 6 £494 +32.55%
Docklands, London -1 3 - - 1
Wembley -2 2 £383 +39.09%
Chessington -3 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 453 (90.06%) Linux
2 387 (76.94%) Red Hat
3 189 (37.57%) Windows
4 157 (31.21%) Oracle
5 142 (28.23%) UNIX
6 140 (27.83%) VMware
7 134 (26.64%) Puppet
8 124 (24.65%) Finance
8 124 (24.65%) Python
9 115 (22.86%) DevOps
10 111 (22.07%) Apache
11 109 (21.67%) Perl
12 96 (19.09%) Solaris
13 91 (18.09%) SAN
14 90 (17.89%) Java
15 84 (16.70%) SQL
16 83 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
17 82 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 82 (16.30%) Bash Shell
18 77 (15.31%) Oracle Database
19 75 (14.91%) Jenkins
19 75 (14.91%) Banking
20 70 (13.92%) HP
21 69 (13.72%) SQL Server
22 66 (13.12%) Tomcat
23 63 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
23 63 (12.52%) Git (software)
24 62 (12.33%) MySQL
24 62 (12.33%) IIS
24 62 (12.33%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 111 (22.07%) Apache
2 66 (13.12%) Tomcat
3 62 (12.33%) IIS
4 34 (6.76%) JBoss
5 27 (5.37%) WebLogic
6 24 (4.77%) Confluence
7 23 (4.57%) OpenStack
8 17 (3.38%) WebSphere
9 15 (2.98%) nginx
10 12 (2.39%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.39%) SAS
12 7 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.99%) Node.js
14 5 (0.99%) WordPress
14 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.80%) Drupal
15 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (1.19%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.80%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.80%) Magento
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) RMDS
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.20%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.79%) IaaS
3 8 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.39%) GitHub
5 6 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.80%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 3 (0.60%) PaaS
8 3 (0.60%) Office 365
9 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.20%) SaaS
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 91 (18.09%) SAN
2 60 (11.93%) Firewall
3 52 (10.34%) DNS
4 46 (9.15%) TCP/IP
5 30 (5.96%) LDAP
5 30 (5.96%) NAS
6 23 (4.57%) DHCP
7 21 (4.17%) HTTP
8 19 (3.78%) SSL
9 17 (3.38%) Internet
10 14 (2.78%) AMQP
11 13 (2.58%) Network Security
12 12 (2.39%) Kerberos
12 12 (2.39%) LAN
13 11 (2.19%) WAN
14 10 (1.99%) Multicast
15 7 (1.39%) SNMP
15 7 (1.39%) DMZ
16 5 (0.99%) IPsec
16 5 (0.99%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (15.31%) Oracle Database
2 69 (13.72%) SQL Server
3 62 (12.33%) MySQL
4 28 (5.57%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (2.98%) WhereScape RED
8 14 (2.78%) Redis
9 12 (2.39%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.99%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.99%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.59%) Big Data
13 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.80%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 75 (14.91%) Jenkins
2 63 (12.52%) Git (software)
3 54 (10.74%) JIRA
4 50 (9.94%) Subversion
5 48 (9.54%) Maven
6 33 (6.56%) Ant
7 31 (6.16%) Mercurial
8 29 (5.77%) Gradle
9 20 (3.98%) TeamCity
10 18 (3.58%) MSBuild
11 13 (2.58%) JUnit
12 12 (2.39%) Hudson
13 5 (0.99%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.80%) Grunt
14 4 (0.80%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.80%) gulp
14 4 (0.80%) Mocha
14 4 (0.80%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.80%) QUnit
15 3 (0.60%) ClearQuest
General
1 124 (24.65%) Finance
2 75 (14.91%) Banking
3 22 (4.37%) Financial Institution
4 18 (3.58%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.39%) Games
6 9 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.79%) Marketing
7 5 (0.99%) Legal
7 5 (0.99%) Retail
8 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.40%) Publishing
8 2 (0.40%) Front Office
8 2 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (13.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (12.13%) Administrator
3 50 (9.94%) Linux Engineer
4 48 (9.54%) Systems Administrator
5 44 (8.75%) Developer
6 34 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (4.97%) Architect
9 22 (4.37%) DBA
9 22 (4.37%) UNIX Engineer
9 22 (4.37%) Linux Administrator
10 21 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
11 20 (3.98%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.38%) Java Developer
12 17 (3.38%) Analyst
13 16 (3.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 14 (2.78%) Build Engineer
14 14 (2.78%) Consultant
14 14 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
14 14 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.75%) Web Services
2 43 (8.55%) Middleware
3 33 (6.56%) .NET
4 22 (4.37%) Java EE
4 22 (4.37%) Django
5 21 (4.17%) JSON
6 20 (3.98%) HTML
6 20 (3.98%) JMS
7 17 (3.38%) LAMP
8 15 (2.98%) Rendezvous
8 15 (2.98%) HTML5
9 14 (2.78%) XML
10 10 (1.99%) EJB
10 10 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
11 9 (1.79%) Hibernate
11 9 (1.79%) CSS
12 8 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (1.39%) RESTful
13 7 (1.39%) Twisted
13 7 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.54%) Data Centre
2 36 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.57%) Fixed Income
4 25 (4.97%) Clustering
5 18 (3.58%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.79%) Replication
9 8 (1.59%) PKI
9 8 (1.59%) Online Games
10 7 (1.39%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.19%) Eurex
12 5 (0.99%) PMI
12 5 (0.99%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.99%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.60%) CMDB
13 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.60%) HP Storage
13 3 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 453 (90.06%) Linux
2 189 (37.57%) Windows
3 142 (28.23%) UNIX
4 96 (19.09%) Solaris
5 57 (11.33%) CentOS
6 46 (9.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (7.75%) Ubuntu
8 37 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (6.96%) AIX
10 28 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (4.37%) SUSE
12 11 (2.19%) Debian
13 8 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.19%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.99%) HPUX
16 4 (0.80%) Scientific Linux
16 4 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.60%) Fedora
18 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (22.86%) DevOps
2 83 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (12.33%) ITIL
4 61 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (11.93%) Configuration Management
6 54 (10.74%) Migration
7 33 (6.56%) Load Balancing
8 31 (6.16%) Open Source
9 30 (5.96%) Scrum
10 28 (5.57%) Problem Management
11 26 (5.17%) Capacity Management
12 25 (4.97%) Release Management
12 25 (4.97%) Software Engineering
12 25 (4.97%) Service Management
13 24 (4.77%) Project Management
13 24 (4.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (4.57%) E-Commerce
14 23 (4.57%) SDLC
15 20 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (3.98%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (24.65%) Python
2 109 (21.67%) Perl
3 90 (17.89%) Java
4 84 (16.70%) SQL
5 82 (16.30%) Bash Shell
6 50 (9.94%) Ruby
7 40 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 35 (6.96%) PHP
9 33 (6.56%) C++
10 30 (5.96%) C
10 30 (5.96%) PowerShell
11 27 (5.37%) JavaScript
12 19 (3.78%) Korn
13 7 (1.39%) C#
13 7 (1.39%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.80%) VB
14 4 (0.80%) C-shell
15 3 (0.60%) Haskell
15 3 (0.60%) Fortran
15 3 (0.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 60 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.37%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.97%) DV Cleared
4 22 (4.37%) Degree
5 13 (2.58%) RHCE
6 8 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.99%) CCNP
10 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.80%) RHCSA
10 4 (0.80%) VCAP
11 3 (0.60%) VCDX
11 3 (0.60%) CCSA
11 3 (0.60%) CCIE
11 3 (0.60%) CCIP
11 3 (0.60%) CCDA
12 2 (0.40%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.98%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.60%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 82 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (7.16%) Active Directory
3 34 (6.76%) vSphere
4 32 (6.36%) NFS
5 30 (5.96%) Docker
6 20 (3.98%) KVM
7 19 (3.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 18 (3.58%) VMware ESX
8 18 (3.58%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.98%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (1.79%) Varnish
10 9 (1.79%) Hyper-V
11 7 (1.39%) GPFS
12 6 (1.19%) Ceph
12 6 (1.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (1.19%) Firmware
13 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.99%) XenApp
13 5 (0.99%) Gluster
13 5 (0.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 134 (26.64%) Puppet
2 55 (10.93%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (7.16%) BladeLogic
4 32 (6.36%) Nagios
5 22 (4.37%) ITRS Geneos
6 21 (4.17%) yum
7 17 (3.38%) Ansible
8 16 (3.18%) Vagrant
9 15 (2.98%) Red Hat Satellite
10 14 (2.78%) Data Guard
10 14 (2.78%) Zenoss
10 14 (2.78%) Tivoli
11 13 (2.58%) Control-M
12 12 (2.39%) NetBackup
13 10 (1.99%) HAProxy
13 10 (1.99%) Oracle ZFS
14 9 (1.79%) Kibana
15 7 (1.39%) Cobbler
15 7 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
16 6 (1.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 387 (76.94%) Red Hat
2 157 (31.21%) Oracle
3 140 (27.83%) VMware
4 70 (13.92%) HP
5 59 (11.73%) IBM
6 45 (8.95%) Microsoft
6 45 (8.95%) EMC
7 41 (8.15%) Cisco
8 38 (7.55%) NetApp
9 36 (7.16%) Veritas
10 23 (4.57%) Sun
11 22 (4.37%) BMC
12 19 (3.78%) TIBCO
13 18 (3.58%) Atlassian
13 18 (3.58%) Splunk
13 18 (3.58%) Citrix
14 16 (3.18%) Tableau
14 16 (3.18%) Greenplum
15 15 (2.98%) Dell
15 15 (2.98%) Symantec
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