The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / Midlands
Rank 20 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.86% 0.77% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £445 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £10.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+376.19% -72.09%

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

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.34% 9.23% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £325 £445 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.96% +36.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £445 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat