The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 68 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.26% 0.55% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% 2.56% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £500 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
- +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -5.71%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
150 195 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.82% 21.57% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 72 78
Average daily rate £410 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) HACMP
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) sed
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas File System
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (50.00%) LPAR
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) AWK
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (33.33%) PowerExchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Broadband
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) OLTP
2 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Informatica Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (66.67%) HACMP
2 3 (50.00%) LPAR
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) VMS
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) AWK
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) sed
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas File System
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) GPFS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp