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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 51 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.34% - 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.71% - 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate
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£289 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £266
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £353
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+47.21% -11.94%
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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
298 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.89% 23.68% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 38 27
Average daily rate £320 £240 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £183 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 11 24
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £16.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 27 November 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
1 32 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 29 (90.63%) Oracle
3 28 (87.50%) WebLogic
4 20 (62.50%) HP
5 19 (59.38%) Middleware
5 19 (59.38%) Oracle Database
6 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
6 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
7 16 (50.00%) OpenView
7 16 (50.00%) Java
7 16 (50.00%) UNIX
7 16 (50.00%) SOA
8 15 (46.88%) SQL
9 13 (40.63%) PL/SQL
9 13 (40.63%) Finance
9 13 (40.63%) AquaLogic
10 12 (37.50%) Java EE
10 12 (37.50%) LDAP
11 11 (34.38%) JBoss
12 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
12 10 (31.25%) DNS
13 9 (28.13%) Windows
14 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
14 8 (25.00%) ITIL
14 8 (25.00%) SLA
14 8 (25.00%) Firewall
14 8 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
15 7 (21.88%) Informatica
15 7 (21.88%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 28 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 13 (40.63%) AquaLogic
3 11 (34.38%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) LDAP
2 10 (31.25%) DNS
3 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (18.75%) SAN
4 6 (18.75%) SSH
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (12.50%) Analyst
1 4 (12.50%) Consultant
1 4 (12.50%) DBA
1 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
1 4 (12.50%) Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX Support
2 3 (9.38%) Linux Support
2 3 (9.38%) Support Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Informatica Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Middleware
2 12 (37.50%) Java EE
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) J2EE
4 5 (15.63%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) JDBC
5 4 (12.50%) JMS
5 4 (12.50%) JNDI
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) UNIX
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.50%) AIX
6 2 (6.25%) HPUX
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) SOA
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 5 (15.63%) High Availability
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Network Management
6 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.88%) Perl
5 6 (18.75%) Korn
6 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
7 4 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) NFS
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) KVM
5 2 (6.25%) RHEV
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) OpenView
2 2 (6.25%) OVSD
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 29 (90.63%) Oracle
3 20 (62.50%) HP
4 7 (21.88%) Informatica
5 4 (12.50%) Business Objects
6 3 (9.38%) Splunk
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 2 (6.25%) Siebel
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) Axway
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