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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / North West
Rank 88 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 43 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.68% 1.29% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 6.77% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 27
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% +14.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £348 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £507 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £10.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+376.19% -72.09%

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
541 739 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.12% 19.08% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 393 348
Median daily rate £364 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £489 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 81 96
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.95 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.88 £40.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 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
Manchester +30 22 £400 +5.96% 6
Merseyside - 10 £340 - 1
Cheshire +6 4 £406 -14.47%
Lancashire -5 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 98 (89.91%) Red Hat
3 49 (44.95%) Puppet
4 44 (40.37%) VMware
5 38 (34.86%) Jenkins
5 38 (34.86%) DevOps
6 37 (33.94%) Java
7 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (30.28%) Git (software)
9 28 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
10 25 (22.94%) Security Cleared
11 22 (20.18%) CentOS
11 22 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (20.18%) Ruby
11 22 (20.18%) Opscode Chef
11 22 (20.18%) Configuration Management
12 21 (19.27%) SC Cleared
13 20 (18.35%) Windows
13 20 (18.35%) Python
14 19 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (17.43%) Kanban
15 18 (16.51%) Ansible
15 18 (16.51%) Unix
15 18 (16.51%) Scrum
16 17 (15.60%) ITIL
17 16 (14.68%) Perl
17 16 (14.68%) AIX
17 16 (14.68%) Service Management
17 16 (14.68%) ZABBIX
18 15 (13.76%) Oracle

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 7 (6.42%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.59%) Confluence
2 5 (4.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.67%) JBoss
3 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.83%) Apache
4 2 (1.83%) nginx
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.92%) Jetty
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) Slack
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.67%) PaaS
4 3 (2.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.92%) GitHub
5 1 (0.92%) IaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.26%) Firewall
3 7 (6.42%) HTTPS
3 7 (6.42%) LDAP
3 7 (6.42%) SSL
4 6 (5.50%) Kerberos
4 6 (5.50%) NAS
5 5 (4.59%) LAN
5 5 (4.59%) WAN
6 4 (3.67%) Internet
6 4 (3.67%) SAN
6 4 (3.67%) VPN
7 3 (2.75%) DHCP
7 3 (2.75%) DNS
8 2 (1.83%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.83%) SNMP
8 2 (1.83%) VLAN
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
1 10 (9.17%) MySQL
1 10 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.67%) Redis
4 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.75%) Big Data
5 3 (2.75%) GIS
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (34.86%) Jenkins
2 33 (30.28%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.09%) Subversion
4 10 (9.17%) JIRA
5 9 (8.26%) GoCD
6 7 (6.42%) Travis CI
7 5 (4.59%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.59%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.59%) JUnit
7 5 (4.59%) Maven
8 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.75%) Hudson
9 1 (0.92%) GitLab
9 1 (0.92%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.92%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (18.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (13.76%) Developer
3 10 (9.17%) Administrator
3 10 (9.17%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (8.26%) Linux Specialist
5 8 (7.34%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Digital Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (5.50%) Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (4.59%) Consultant
8 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) Node.js
1 7 (6.42%) Regular Expression
2 6 (5.50%) REST
3 5 (4.59%) MCollective
3 5 (4.59%) Middleware
4 4 (3.67%) Web Services
5 3 (2.75%) Ajax
5 3 (2.75%) HTML
5 3 (2.75%) HTML5
5 3 (2.75%) JAAS
5 3 (2.75%) Java SE
5 3 (2.75%) jQuery
5 3 (2.75%) JSON
6 2 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.92%) LAMP
7 1 (0.92%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.42%) User Experience
3 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.75%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.83%) PKI
4 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (20.18%) CentOS
3 20 (18.35%) Windows
4 18 (16.51%) Unix
5 16 (14.68%) AIX
6 13 (11.93%) Solaris
7 10 (9.17%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (8.26%) Windows Server
9 8 (7.34%) Fedora
9 8 (7.34%) Ubuntu
10 6 (5.50%) HPUX
10 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.50%) Windows XP
11 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (3.67%) SUSE
13 3 (2.75%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.92%) Debian
14 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.86%) DevOps
2 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.18%) Configuration Management
3 22 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (17.43%) Kanban
5 18 (16.51%) Scrum
6 17 (15.60%) ITIL
7 16 (14.68%) Service Management
8 10 (9.17%) Open Source
9 9 (8.26%) Identity Management
9 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.34%) Virtual Environments
11 7 (6.42%) Release Management
12 6 (5.50%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (5.50%) Project Management
13 5 (4.59%) BDD
13 5 (4.59%) Build Automation
13 5 (4.59%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (4.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) Java
2 22 (20.18%) Ruby
3 20 (18.35%) Python
4 16 (14.68%) Perl
5 14 (12.84%) Bash Shell
5 14 (12.84%) SQL
6 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
7 9 (8.26%) Korn
7 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.42%) VBScript
9 6 (5.50%) Bourne shell
10 5 (4.59%) Go
11 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.75%) PHP
13 1 (0.92%) C++
13 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Security Cleared
2 21 (19.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) RHCSA
4 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.75%) Degree
6 2 (1.83%) RHCE
7 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.76%) Active Directory
3 12 (11.01%) Docker
3 12 (11.01%) vSphere
4 5 (4.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 49 (44.95%) Puppet
2 22 (20.18%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (16.51%) Ansible
4 16 (14.68%) ZABBIX
5 11 (10.09%) Red Hat Satellite
5 11 (10.09%) Tivoli
6 10 (9.17%) Graphite
6 10 (9.17%) Nagios
7 9 (8.26%) SCOM
8 7 (6.42%) Ganglia
8 7 (6.42%) Kibana
8 7 (6.42%) Riemann
9 6 (5.50%) HP SiteScope
9 6 (5.50%) Netcool
10 5 (4.59%) Kubernetes
10 5 (4.59%) Terraform
11 3 (2.75%) Graylog
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (1.83%) SCCM
12 2 (1.83%) SELinux
Vendors
1 98 (89.91%) Red Hat
2 44 (40.37%) VMware
3 15 (13.76%) Oracle
4 11 (10.09%) Atlassian
4 11 (10.09%) CA
4 11 (10.09%) IBM
4 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.34%) NetApp
6 6 (5.50%) HP
7 5 (4.59%) Veritas
8 4 (3.67%) F5
9 2 (1.83%) Citrix
9 2 (1.83%) Google
9 2 (1.83%) Wonderware
10 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.92%) Cisco
10 1 (0.92%) Curam
10 1 (0.92%) Dell
10 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.92%) Sourcefire
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