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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 62 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.03% 1.27% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.61% 5.44% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Average daily rate £497 £250 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.60% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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
179 147 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.16% 23.41% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 85 96
Average daily rate £350 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 16
Average hourly rate £15.13 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £32.00 £28.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 19 £497 +98.60% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) Red Hat
3 19 (57.58%) VMware
4 17 (51.52%) Java
5 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (42.42%) Axway
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle
7 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 10 (30.30%) Clustering
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) AIX
9 9 (27.27%) JBoss
10 8 (24.24%) Apache
10 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
10 8 (24.24%) DevOps
11 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (21.21%) Jetty
11 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
11 7 (21.21%) nginx
11 7 (21.21%) Xen
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle 10gAS
11 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (21.21%) RHCE

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (27.27%) JBoss
2 8 (24.24%) Apache
3 7 (21.21%) IIS
3 7 (21.21%) Jetty
3 7 (21.21%) nginx
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle 10gAS
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
3 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Spatial
4 6 (18.18%) PowerExchange
5 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.03%) Confluence
6 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
2 5 (15.15%) GitHub
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) FTP
2 7 (21.21%) HTTP
2 7 (21.21%) IPsec
2 7 (21.21%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (21.21%) PowerCenter
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (12.12%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) Redis
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) Log4j
3 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.15%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.03%) FishEye
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
1 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
1 7 (21.21%) Linux Support
2 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) J2EE
1 7 (21.21%) Servlets
2 3 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) AIX
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 6 (18.18%) CentOS
5 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
6 4 (12.12%) SUSE
7 2 (6.06%) Unix
8 1 (3.03%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (24.24%) DevOps
3 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.18%) CRM
5 5 (15.15%) Web Operations
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) Document Management
8 1 (3.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.15%) Python
2 5 (15.15%) Ruby
3 3 (9.09%) C
3 3 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) RHCE
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) Xen
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (12.12%) Docker
5 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) logstash
2 1 (3.03%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Red Hat
2 19 (57.58%) VMware
3 14 (42.42%) Axway
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.21%) Genesys
5 7 (21.21%) Informatica
5 7 (21.21%) SAP
6 6 (18.18%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) Siebel
6 6 (18.18%) Sun
7 2 (6.06%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.03%) Splunk