The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 55 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.46% 0.86% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.99% 3.57% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £214 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+28.47% -10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
186 168 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.85% 24.21% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 62 70
Average daily rate £346 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £193 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 18
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (81.25%) UNIX
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 8 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (43.75%) Retail
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) EPoS
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) SLA
8 3 (18.75%) IBM
8 3 (18.75%) EMC
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) Clustering
9 2 (12.50%) HACMP
9 2 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (12.50%) Teradata
9 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (12.50%) CICS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) OLTP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) International Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (12.50%) DBA
1 2 (12.50%) Administrator
1 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planner
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Data Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Designer
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) EPoS
2 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (12.50%) HACMP
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) AWK
4 1 (6.25%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.25%) CA Wily
2 1 (6.25%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
4 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Intel
5 2 (12.50%) BMC
5 2 (12.50%) Teradata
5 2 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (6.25%) Rackspace