The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 89 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 1.13% 0.083%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.01% 5.44% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
Average daily rate £380 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.25 £34.40
% change year-on-year
-46.49% +14.09%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 294 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.92% 20.75% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 144 124
Average daily rate £338 £350 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £189 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 27
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Manchester region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Manchester region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Migration
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Unix
4 9 (34.62%) AIX
4 9 (34.62%) HPUX
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) Solaris
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) Maven
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) NetBackup
7 5 (19.23%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) J2SE
8 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
8 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
8 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 4 (15.38%) Puppet
8 4 (15.38%) DevOps
9 3 (11.54%) NetScaler

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.54%) Ant
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Gradle
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Developer
1 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Designer
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) J2SE
2 3 (11.54%) DOM
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 3 (11.54%) JMS
2 3 (11.54%) SAX
2 3 (11.54%) Servlets
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (11.54%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) XML Schema
2 3 (11.54%) XSLT
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) Grails
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) JCE
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Unix
4 9 (34.62%) AIX
4 9 (34.62%) HPUX
5 8 (30.77%) Solaris
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Data Reconciliation
3 3 (11.54%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Security Hardening
4 2 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
2 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) XPath
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) NetBackup
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas