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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / London
Rank 147 198 179
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 333 228 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.72% 1.11% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.17% 5.43% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 155 182
Median daily rate £486 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £10.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+376.19% -72.09%

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
4074 4199 4797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.03% 20.46% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2869 2838 3331
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 142 165
Median hourly rate £20.23 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.44% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £31.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +18 52 £465 -2.10% 18
Hammersmith +4 7 £525 -4.54%
Croydon -6 6 £463 +8.82%
Canary Wharf +3 5 £463 +77.88%
Docklands, London - 2 £538 -
Westminster - 1 £550 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 632 (100.00%) Linux
2 400 (63.29%) Red Hat
3 271 (42.88%) Puppet
4 233 (36.87%) DevOps
5 217 (34.34%) Bash Shell
6 195 (30.85%) CentOS
7 187 (29.59%) Unix
7 187 (29.59%) Ansible
8 177 (28.01%) Python
9 174 (27.53%) VMware
10 157 (24.84%) Amazon AWS
11 154 (24.37%) Finance
11 154 (24.37%) Configuration Management
12 153 (24.21%) Ruby
13 151 (23.89%) Windows
14 147 (23.26%) Docker
15 144 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
16 143 (22.63%) Jenkins
17 142 (22.47%) Perl
18 139 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
19 122 (19.30%) Security Cleared
20 116 (18.35%) Apache
21 109 (17.25%) VMware Infrastructure
22 99 (15.66%) Oracle
23 94 (14.87%) Git (software)
24 89 (14.08%) Solaris
25 88 (13.92%) DNS
26 84 (13.29%) Java
27 83 (13.13%) SC Cleared
28 77 (12.18%) PowerShell

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
1 116 (18.35%) Apache
2 71 (11.23%) Tomcat
3 55 (8.70%) Confluence
4 26 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (4.11%) OpenStack
5 21 (3.32%) WebSphere
6 20 (3.16%) JBoss
7 18 (2.85%) Apache Spark
7 18 (2.85%) nginx
8 15 (2.37%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.90%) Apache Pig
9 12 (1.90%) IIS
10 4 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.47%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.47%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.47%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.42%) HipChat
3 7 (1.11%) MS Office
4 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (0.47%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 3 (0.47%) RMDS
1 3 (0.47%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.16%) assyst
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Maximo
2 1 (0.16%) SAP hybris
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 157 (24.84%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (5.06%) GitHub
4 29 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (2.85%) Amazon S3
7 13 (2.06%) IaaS
7 13 (2.06%) Route 53
8 10 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (1.27%) AWS CloudTrail
10 7 (1.11%) PaaS
11 6 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.95%) SaaS
12 4 (0.63%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.47%) Datadog
14 2 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.32%) G Suite
14 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 88 (13.92%) DNS
2 67 (10.60%) Firewall
3 61 (9.65%) LDAP
4 58 (9.18%) SAN
5 49 (7.75%) VPN
6 32 (5.06%) TCP/IP
7 29 (4.59%) SSH
8 22 (3.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (3.32%) SSL
10 20 (3.16%) Internet
11 16 (2.53%) Reverse Proxy
12 15 (2.37%) Kerberos
13 14 (2.22%) DHCP
13 14 (2.22%) NAS
13 14 (2.22%) X.509
14 13 (2.06%) LAN
14 13 (2.06%) tcpdump
14 13 (2.06%) WAN
15 10 (1.58%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (1.58%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.39%) Hadoop
2 50 (7.91%) MySQL
3 43 (6.80%) Big Data
4 42 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (6.49%) NoSQL
5 41 (6.49%) SQL Server
6 36 (5.70%) Oracle Database
7 31 (4.91%) MongoDB
8 24 (3.80%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (1.42%) Apache Hive
11 9 (1.42%) DB2
11 9 (1.42%) HBase
12 8 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.27%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.11%) Cloudera CDH
14 6 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 143 (22.63%) Jenkins
2 94 (14.87%) Git (software)
3 76 (12.03%) JIRA
4 28 (4.43%) Ant
5 27 (4.27%) Maven
6 26 (4.11%) Bitbucket
6 26 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 25 (3.96%) Subversion
7 25 (3.96%) Vagrant
8 24 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (2.69%) SonarQube
10 14 (2.22%) JUnit
10 14 (2.22%) Mercurial
11 11 (1.74%) Gradle
11 11 (1.74%) Hudson
12 9 (1.42%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.42%) JIRA Agile
12 9 (1.42%) Liquibase
13 8 (1.27%) Gerrit
13 8 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 154 (24.37%) Finance
2 77 (12.18%) Banking
3 17 (2.69%) Financial Institution
4 15 (2.37%) Retail
5 14 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.22%) Law
6 13 (2.06%) Back Office
6 13 (2.06%) Publishing
7 12 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.11%) Front Office
9 5 (0.79%) Games
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Marketing
10 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 187 (29.59%) Administrator
2 147 (23.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 145 (22.94%) Systems Administrator
4 117 (18.51%) Linux Administrator
5 99 (15.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 91 (14.40%) Linux Engineer
7 66 (10.44%) Consultant
8 62 (9.81%) AWS DevOps
9 58 (9.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 57 (9.02%) Unix Administrator
11 54 (8.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 49 (7.75%) DevOps Consultant
13 42 (6.65%) Unix Engineer
14 39 (6.17%) AWS Engineer
15 37 (5.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 30 (4.75%) Senior DevOps
17 28 (4.43%) AWS Consultant
18 27 (4.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 27 (4.27%) VMWare Administrator
19 26 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.38%) Web Services
2 28 (4.43%) LAMP
3 27 (4.27%) ELK Stack
4 21 (3.32%) .NET
4 21 (3.32%) Middleware
5 20 (3.16%) XML
6 17 (2.69%) MCollective
7 16 (2.53%) Sensu
8 15 (2.37%) HTML
9 14 (2.22%) JMS
10 12 (1.90%) CSS
10 12 (1.90%) Software Packaging
11 11 (1.74%) JSON
11 11 (1.74%) XSLT
12 9 (1.42%) EJB
12 9 (1.42%) Java EE
13 8 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
13 8 (1.27%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (1.11%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.28%) Public Cloud
2 43 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 36 (5.70%) Clustering
4 32 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.37%) Replication
7 12 (1.90%) Private Cloud
8 11 (1.74%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.42%) Equities
11 8 (1.27%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.95%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.95%) Fintech
13 5 (0.79%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.79%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.63%) Derivative
14 4 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
14 4 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 632 (100.00%) Linux
2 195 (30.85%) CentOS
3 187 (29.59%) Unix
4 151 (23.89%) Windows
5 89 (14.08%) Solaris
6 74 (11.71%) Ubuntu
7 58 (9.18%) Windows Server
8 38 (6.01%) SUSE
9 35 (5.54%) AIX
10 31 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (2.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 13 (2.06%) Debian
14 11 (1.74%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.95%) Fedora
17 5 (0.79%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
19 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (36.87%) DevOps
2 154 (24.37%) Configuration Management
3 144 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
5 69 (10.92%) Scrum
6 68 (10.76%) ITIL
7 65 (10.28%) Load Balancing
7 65 (10.28%) Open Source
8 64 (10.13%) Migration
9 42 (6.65%) Performance Tuning
10 38 (6.01%) High Availability
11 35 (5.54%) Service Management
12 33 (5.22%) Continuous Delivery
13 29 (4.59%) Change Management
13 29 (4.59%) Mentoring
14 25 (3.96%) E-Commerce
15 24 (3.80%) Software Engineering
16 23 (3.64%) TDD
17 21 (3.32%) Low Latency
18 20 (3.16%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 217 (34.34%) Bash Shell
2 177 (28.01%) Python
3 153 (24.21%) Ruby
4 142 (22.47%) Perl
5 84 (13.29%) Java
6 77 (12.18%) PowerShell
7 73 (11.55%) Shell Script
8 54 (8.54%) SQL
9 44 (6.96%) PHP
10 33 (5.22%) C
11 23 (3.64%) Go
12 20 (3.16%) JavaScript
13 19 (3.01%) Korn
14 12 (1.90%) C#
15 9 (1.42%) AWK
15 9 (1.42%) Groovy
15 9 (1.42%) sed
16 8 (1.27%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.11%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.95%) C++
Qualifications
1 122 (19.30%) Security Cleared
2 83 (13.13%) SC Cleared
3 34 (5.38%) DV Cleared
4 12 (1.90%) RHCE
5 9 (1.42%) Degree
6 8 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.27%) RHCA
7 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.79%) CCNA
8 5 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.79%) OCP
8 5 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.63%) IBM Certification
9 4 (0.63%) MCITP
10 2 (0.32%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.32%) CISSP
10 2 (0.32%) EMC Certification
10 2 (0.32%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.32%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.42%) SLA
2 7 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.11%) QA
3 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.32%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.16%) FATCA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 147 (23.26%) Docker
2 109 (17.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.17%) Active Directory
4 31 (4.91%) NFS
4 31 (4.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 26 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (3.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 18 (2.85%) vCloud
7 18 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.37%) Postfix
9 13 (2.06%) KVM
9 13 (2.06%) vSphere
10 12 (1.90%) Samba
11 11 (1.74%) HDFS
11 11 (1.74%) Hyper-V
12 10 (1.58%) Squid
13 8 (1.27%) RHEV
13 8 (1.27%) VMware ESX
14 6 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 271 (42.88%) Puppet
2 187 (29.59%) Ansible
3 72 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (9.97%) Kubernetes
5 57 (9.02%) Terraform
6 54 (8.54%) Nagios
7 38 (6.01%) Red Hat Satellite
8 30 (4.75%) logstash
8 30 (4.75%) ZABBIX
9 18 (2.85%) Consul
10 17 (2.69%) Kibana
11 15 (2.37%) Packer
12 14 (2.22%) Rancher
13 13 (2.06%) Control-M
14 12 (1.90%) Hadoop YARN
15 11 (1.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 10 (1.58%) NetBackup
17 9 (1.42%) Graphite
17 9 (1.42%) ITRS Geneos
18 8 (1.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 400 (63.29%) Red Hat
2 174 (27.53%) VMware
3 99 (15.66%) Oracle
4 65 (10.28%) Cisco
5 54 (8.54%) HP
6 49 (7.75%) IBM
7 44 (6.96%) Microsoft
8 41 (6.49%) Atlassian
9 40 (6.33%) EMC
10 36 (5.70%) Veritas
11 34 (5.38%) Sun
12 22 (3.48%) AppDynamics
12 22 (3.48%) NetApp
13 18 (2.85%) Splunk
14 16 (2.53%) Reuters
15 15 (2.37%) 3PAR
16 14 (2.22%) Citrix
17 13 (2.06%) Sonatype
18 10 (1.58%) Dell
18 10 (1.58%) Juniper
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