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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 78 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 11 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.79% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 4.08% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
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£400 £338 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +42.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.65% -1.40%
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
294 245 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.34% 19.48% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 124 67
Average daily rate £338 £300 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £144 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 34 23
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.25 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.25 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 27 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 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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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
Cheadle - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) Red Hat
3 21 (70.00%) Oracle
4 19 (63.33%) Java
5 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
6 14 (46.67%) JMS
7 12 (40.00%) Eclipse
7 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) Internet
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
9 9 (30.00%) OO
9 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 9 (30.00%) XML
9 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (30.00%) Scrum
10 8 (26.67%) JIRA
10 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (23.33%) Software Delivery
11 7 (23.33%) SDLC
11 7 (23.33%) AMQP
11 7 (23.33%) Confluence
11 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
11 7 (23.33%) Puppet
11 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
11 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
11 7 (23.33%) MapReduce
11 7 (23.33%) Big Data
11 7 (23.33%) Gradle

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (23.33%) Confluence
3 5 (16.67%) JBoss
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) CMS
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.33%) Lync
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Internet
2 7 (23.33%) HTTP
2 7 (23.33%) AMQP
3 2 (6.67%) SMTP
3 2 (6.67%) SNMP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) Extranet
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) SSH
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (23.33%) Big Data
4 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (16.67%) MySQL
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (13.33%) SQLPlus
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (6.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (26.67%) JIRA
3 7 (23.33%) Subversion
3 7 (23.33%) Maven
3 7 (23.33%) Ant
3 7 (23.33%) JUnit
3 7 (23.33%) Mercurial
3 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (23.33%) Gradle
4 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.67%) DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) JMS
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 9 (30.00%) XML
3 7 (23.33%) EJB
3 7 (23.33%) Java EE
3 7 (23.33%) JSON
3 7 (23.33%) Grails
3 7 (23.33%) Servlets
3 7 (23.33%) J2SE
4 5 (16.67%) J2EE
5 3 (10.00%) Spring
6 2 (6.67%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) DOM
6 2 (6.67%) XSLT
6 2 (6.67%) XML Schema
6 2 (6.67%) SAX
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (3.33%) JCE
7 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) VMS
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) CentOS
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (3.33%) Debian
6 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (30.00%) OO
2 9 (30.00%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) Open Source
3 7 (23.33%) MapReduce
3 7 (23.33%) User Stories
3 7 (23.33%) Software Delivery
3 7 (23.33%) SDLC
3 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) RAD
5 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) XPath
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
1 7 (23.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.67%) Hyperic
3 1 (3.33%) Icinga
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Red Hat
2 21 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) CommVault
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.33%) Open-E