The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 26 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.97% 1.65% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 8.89% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
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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 Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.71% 18.52% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 20
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Average hourly rate £28.13 £45.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) WhereScape RED
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (16.67%) Tableau
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) iptables
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) WhereScape RED
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
1 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Greenplum
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas