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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 25 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% - 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

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
55 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 37.41% 12.43% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 10
Average daily rate £350 £281 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.55% -31.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 10
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +71.69%
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 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 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) iptables
5 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft