The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / North East
Rank 47 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 44 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.62% 2.03% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.87% 10.47% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 4
Median daily rate £315 £486 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.15% +94.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £15.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+217.46% -59.61%

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
342 172 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.92% 19.39% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 91 90
Median daily rate £335 £360 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 16 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.51 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% +0.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £14.75 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.80 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 43 £320 -34.12% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 106 (100.00%) Linux
2 95 (89.62%) Red Hat
3 68 (64.15%) Oracle
4 65 (61.32%) Unix
5 52 (49.06%) WebLogic
6 51 (48.11%) AIX
6 51 (48.11%) DevOps
7 48 (45.28%) HP
8 44 (41.51%) JBoss
9 42 (39.62%) IBM
10 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (33.02%) Puppet
12 33 (31.13%) Opscode Chef
13 32 (30.19%) Software Packaging
13 32 (30.19%) Windows
14 31 (29.25%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (27.36%) OO
16 28 (26.42%) Security Cleared
17 27 (25.47%) ITIL
18 25 (23.58%) SQL
18 25 (23.58%) Perl
18 25 (23.58%) Sun
18 25 (23.58%) Clustering
19 24 (22.64%) High Availability
20 23 (21.70%) Change Control
20 23 (21.70%) Java
21 22 (20.75%) LDAP
21 22 (20.75%) SC Cleared
22 21 (19.81%) BusinessObjects
23 20 (18.87%) Informatica

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 52 (49.06%) WebLogic
2 44 (41.51%) JBoss
3 20 (18.87%) WebSphere
3 20 (18.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (15.09%) Apache
4 16 (15.09%) Tomcat
5 14 (13.21%) Oracle Application Server
6 11 (10.38%) iPlanet
7 8 (7.55%) Confluence
7 8 (7.55%) FileNet
7 8 (7.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (4.72%) Tuxedo
8 5 (4.72%) WildFly
9 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (18.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (4.72%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.66%) IaaS
2 6 (5.66%) PaaS
2 6 (5.66%) SaaS
3 5 (4.72%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.89%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (1.89%) GitHub
4 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.89%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.75%) LDAP
2 19 (17.92%) Firewall
3 14 (13.21%) SSL
4 13 (12.26%) TCP/IP
5 11 (10.38%) DNS
6 10 (9.43%) SAN
7 8 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (7.55%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (7.55%) SSH
8 7 (6.60%) Network Security
9 1 (0.94%) HTTP
9 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.94%) WAN
9 1 (0.94%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.81%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (11.32%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.66%) BODI
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.77%) DB2
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.83%) MySQL
5 3 (2.83%) OLAP
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.89%) DataStage
6 2 (1.89%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.94%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.55%) JIRA
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.72%) CA Gen
5 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.89%) GitLab
6 2 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.89%) Subversion
6 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (2.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (29.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (19.81%) Linux Engineer
3 15 (14.15%) Administrator
4 9 (8.49%) Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (7.55%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.60%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (6.60%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) DBA
8 4 (3.77%) Linux Support
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (2.83%) Development Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Support Specialist
9 3 (2.83%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.19%) Software Packaging
2 20 (18.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (11.32%) Middleware
4 11 (10.38%) J2EE
5 3 (2.83%) LAMP
6 2 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.25%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (23.58%) Clustering
3 8 (7.55%) DataPower
4 7 (6.60%) Private Cloud
5 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.72%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.77%) Tandem
8 2 (1.89%) EFT
8 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) Linux
2 65 (61.32%) Unix
3 51 (48.11%) AIX
4 32 (30.19%) Windows
5 14 (13.21%) HPUX
5 14 (13.21%) Windows Server
6 13 (12.26%) Solaris
7 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.60%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.72%) CentOS
9 5 (4.72%) MVS
9 5 (4.72%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) DevOps
2 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.36%) OO
4 27 (25.47%) ITIL
5 24 (22.64%) High Availability
6 23 (21.70%) Change Control
7 20 (18.87%) Configuration Management
8 13 (12.26%) Workflow
9 12 (11.32%) Service Delivery
10 11 (10.38%) Load Balancing
11 10 (9.43%) Compliance Management
11 10 (9.43%) Open Source
12 8 (7.55%) Migration
12 8 (7.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.60%) PRINCE2
13 7 (6.60%) Problem Management
14 6 (5.66%) Change Management
14 6 (5.66%) Time Management
15 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.58%) Perl
1 25 (23.58%) SQL
2 23 (21.70%) Java
3 20 (18.87%) PowerShell
4 10 (9.43%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.49%) Korn
6 5 (4.72%) Python
6 5 (4.72%) Ruby
7 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.83%) Jython
8 3 (2.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.94%) C
9 1 (0.94%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 28 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 22 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.43%) RHCE
4 5 (4.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 10 (9.43%) KVM
4 10 (9.43%) NFS
5 8 (7.55%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (4.72%) Docker
7 2 (1.89%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.89%) Xen
8 1 (0.94%) Firmware
8 1 (0.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 35 (33.02%) Puppet
2 33 (31.13%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.49%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (5.66%) Ansible
5 5 (4.72%) Nagios
5 5 (4.72%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.83%) OpenNMS
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.83%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.89%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.94%) Legato
8 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.94%) PureDisk
8 1 (0.94%) Simpana
8 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 95 (89.62%) Red Hat
2 68 (64.15%) Oracle
3 48 (45.28%) HP
4 42 (39.62%) IBM
5 25 (23.58%) Sun
6 20 (18.87%) Axway
6 20 (18.87%) Informatica
6 20 (18.87%) Siebel
7 18 (16.98%) Cisco
8 17 (16.04%) F5
9 14 (13.21%) VMware
10 13 (12.26%) TIBCO
11 12 (11.32%) Veritas
12 9 (8.49%) EMC
13 8 (7.55%) Atlassian
14 6 (5.66%) CA
15 4 (3.77%) Citrix
15 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
15 4 (3.77%) Rackspace
16 2 (1.89%) SaltStack
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