The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 86 127 115
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 79 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.13% 0.69% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.18% 3.23% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 14
Median daily rate £405 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £335 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
- +21.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -19.80%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
776 804 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.94% 21.30% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 421 357
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 82 79
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.10 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +22 30 £405 +15.71%
Manchester +6 20 £450 +7.14% 2
Lancashire -1 18 £365 -14.11%
Merseyside - 10 £260 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 97 (74.05%) Red Hat
3 50 (38.17%) Oracle
4 48 (36.64%) Windows
4 48 (36.64%) AIX
5 47 (35.88%) Solaris
6 46 (35.11%) Unix
7 41 (31.30%) Active Directory
7 41 (31.30%) Migration
8 32 (24.43%) VMware
9 31 (23.66%) Security Cleared
10 30 (22.90%) HPUX
11 29 (22.14%) EMC
12 28 (21.37%) Mainframe
13 27 (20.61%) Citrix
14 26 (19.85%) Java
15 25 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (17.56%) SQL
16 23 (17.56%) JBoss
16 23 (17.56%) DHCP
17 22 (16.79%) DB2
18 21 (16.03%) COBOL
18 21 (16.03%) Tuxedo
18 21 (16.03%) Puppet
19 20 (15.27%) ITIL
19 20 (15.27%) Middleware
19 20 (15.27%) VME
20 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
21 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
21 17 (12.98%) Finance

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 23 (17.56%) JBoss
2 21 (16.03%) Tuxedo
3 16 (12.21%) Apache
4 11 (8.40%) Tomcat
5 9 (6.87%) WebLogic
6 8 (6.11%) WebSphere
7 7 (5.34%) IIS
7 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.34%) TPMS
8 5 (3.82%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (3.05%) Confluence
9 4 (3.05%) Liferay
9 4 (3.05%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.29%) Apache Spark
10 3 (2.29%) SAS
11 2 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.53%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (2.29%) GitHub
2 3 (2.29%) PaaS
2 3 (2.29%) Route 53
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.56%) DHCP
2 11 (8.40%) DNS
2 11 (8.40%) Internet
3 7 (5.34%) SSL
4 5 (3.82%) LDAP
5 4 (3.05%) Firewall
5 4 (3.05%) SAN
6 3 (2.29%) HTTP
6 3 (2.29%) OpenVPN
7 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.53%) VLAN
8 1 (0.76%) AMQP
8 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) DB2
2 10 (7.63%) MySQL
3 4 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.29%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.29%) DataStax
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.76%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Eclipse
1 14 (10.69%) Subversion
1 14 (10.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.05%) JIRA
3 3 (2.29%) GitLab
4 2 (1.53%) Introscope
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (12.98%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Banking
3 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (18.32%) Developer
2 18 (13.74%) Architect
3 14 (10.69%) Administrator
4 12 (9.16%) Analyst
4 12 (9.16%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (8.40%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (6.87%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.87%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.11%) Middleware Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Systems Architect
10 5 (3.82%) AIX Architect
10 5 (3.82%) C Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Data Centre Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Lead Architect
11 4 (3.05%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.05%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.27%) Middleware
2 8 (6.11%) JSP
3 7 (5.34%) .NET
3 7 (5.34%) LAMP
4 6 (4.58%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.58%) REST
4 6 (4.58%) SOAP
4 6 (4.58%) Web Services
5 5 (3.82%) XSD
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (3.05%) WAMP
7 2 (1.53%) J2EE
7 2 (1.53%) JavaBeans
7 2 (1.53%) JSON
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (1.53%) SAML
7 2 (1.53%) Servlets
7 2 (1.53%) Spring
7 2 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.37%) Mainframe
2 16 (12.21%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.34%) Clustering
4 6 (4.58%) PMI
5 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.82%) Smart Meter
6 4 (3.05%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.05%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (2.29%) Life Science
7 3 (2.29%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) LPAR
8 2 (1.53%) Wiki
9 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.76%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.76%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.76%) iPad
9 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (36.64%) AIX
2 48 (36.64%) Windows
3 47 (35.88%) Solaris
4 46 (35.11%) Unix
5 30 (22.90%) HPUX
6 20 (15.27%) VME
7 13 (9.92%) Windows Server
8 12 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.82%) CentOS
12 4 (3.05%) SUSE
12 4 (3.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (2.29%) Fedora
13 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.53%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.30%) Migration
2 20 (15.27%) ITIL
3 16 (12.21%) Project Management
4 14 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.40%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (6.87%) Patch Management
7 8 (6.11%) Capacity Management
7 8 (6.11%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.58%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.58%) DevOps
8 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.58%) Open Source
8 6 (4.58%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.58%) Security Management
8 6 (4.58%) Security Patching
9 5 (3.82%) ArchiMate
9 5 (3.82%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (3.82%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.85%) Java
2 23 (17.56%) SQL
3 21 (16.03%) COBOL
4 16 (12.21%) C
5 9 (6.87%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.11%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.34%) PHP
7 7 (5.34%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.82%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.82%) Ruby
9 4 (3.05%) Python
9 4 (3.05%) Scala
10 3 (2.29%) Perl
11 1 (0.76%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.76%) C#
11 1 (0.76%) Lua
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (23.66%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.11%) RHCE
5 7 (5.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.34%) MCITP
5 7 (5.34%) MCP
5 7 (5.34%) MCTS
6 6 (4.58%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.05%) DBS Check
7 4 (3.05%) EMCSA
8 1 (0.76%) Degree
8 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (31.30%) Active Directory
2 25 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.92%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (8.40%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (5.34%) UAG
6 5 (3.82%) Firmware
7 3 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.53%) iptables
8 2 (1.53%) NFS
8 2 (1.53%) Samba
8 2 (1.53%) Squid
8 2 (1.53%) vCloud
9 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.76%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (16.03%) Puppet
2 10 (7.63%) SCCM
3 8 (6.11%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (6.11%) SCOM
4 7 (5.34%) WSUS
5 6 (4.58%) Data Guard
6 4 (3.05%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.29%) Ansible
7 3 (2.29%) Nessus
7 3 (2.29%) Oozie
7 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.29%) Rundeck
7 3 (2.29%) Salt
7 3 (2.29%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.53%) CA Wily
8 2 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.53%) nmon
8 2 (1.53%) yum
9 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 97 (74.05%) Red Hat
2 50 (38.17%) Oracle
3 32 (24.43%) VMware
4 29 (22.14%) EMC
5 27 (20.61%) Citrix
6 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
7 15 (11.45%) ICL
7 15 (11.45%) Micro Focus
8 12 (9.16%) IBM
9 10 (7.63%) HP
10 7 (5.34%) Brocade
11 5 (3.82%) Endeca
12 4 (3.05%) Axway
13 3 (2.29%) AppDynamics
13 3 (2.29%) Atlassian
13 3 (2.29%) Hortonworks
13 3 (2.29%) Qualys
14 2 (1.53%) CA
14 2 (1.53%) MuleSoft
14 2 (1.53%) PlateSpin
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