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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 95 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.63% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 2.85% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
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£420 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £270 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £336 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.17% -10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.09 £46.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-26.30% +28.47%
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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
330 281 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.38% 22.16% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 152 119
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £493 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 21
Average hourly rate £13.88 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.00 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £25.00
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 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
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 28 July 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) Internet
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (25.00%) SDLC
8 4 (25.00%) Big Data
8 4 (25.00%) Gradle
8 4 (25.00%) User Stories
8 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
8 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (25.00%) Puppet
8 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (25.00%) Confluence
8 4 (25.00%) MapReduce
8 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) AMQP

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) AMQP
3 2 (12.50%) Extranet
3 2 (12.50%) SSH
3 2 (12.50%) SMTP
3 2 (12.50%) SNMP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (25.00%) Gradle
2 4 (25.00%) Ant
2 4 (25.00%) JUnit
2 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) JMS
1 4 (25.00%) EJB
1 4 (25.00%) Java EE
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) JCE
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (25.00%) User Stories
3 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) HNC
3 1 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (12.50%) Hyperic
3 1 (6.25%) Icinga
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) Sage
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault