The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 16 April 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 North East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 41 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 22 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.36% 6.13% 4.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.34% 25.00% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 9
Average daily rate £280 £263 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £252 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £278 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +54.44%
Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
194 76 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.66% 24.52% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 31 33
Average daily rate £245 £263 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £12.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +44.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -26 19 £271 +3.33% 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 21 (95.45%) Linux
1 21 (95.45%) Red Hat
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle
3 14 (63.64%) UNIX
3 14 (63.64%) IBM
4 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
6 9 (40.91%) Informatica
7 8 (36.36%) JBoss
7 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 7 (31.82%) AIX
8 7 (31.82%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) ETL
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (22.73%) Change Control
10 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (22.73%) SQL
10 5 (22.73%) HP
10 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
10 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (18.18%) Perl
11 4 (18.18%) Siebel
12 3 (13.64%) Axway
12 3 (13.64%) Software Packaging
12 3 (13.64%) Solaris
12 3 (13.64%) LDAP
12 3 (13.64%) DNS
12 3 (13.64%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
3 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) FileNet
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SSH
2 2 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Build Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.64%) Software Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) UNIX
3 7 (31.82%) AIX
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) SUSE
6 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ETL
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Korn
3 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) NFS
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Red Hat
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle
3 14 (63.64%) IBM
4 9 (40.91%) Informatica
5 8 (36.36%) JBoss
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) HP
8 4 (18.18%) Siebel
9 3 (13.64%) Axway
10 2 (9.09%) Citrix
11 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.55%) Sun
11 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
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