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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 96 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 64 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.69% 0.75% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.14% 3.52% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 0
Average daily rate £400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
786 682 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.71% 21.21% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 331 244
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 83 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.35 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.99% -13.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.30 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £34.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 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
Cheshire +19 27 £500 +23.45% 3
Lancashire +12 17 £400 -7.51%
Manchester -19 15 £380 +8.57% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 83 (87.37%) Linux
2 82 (86.32%) Red Hat
3 41 (43.16%) Unix
4 40 (42.11%) Migration
5 37 (38.95%) Oracle
6 36 (37.89%) Windows
7 33 (34.74%) VMware
8 30 (31.58%) AIX
9 29 (30.53%) Solaris
10 26 (27.37%) Data Centre
11 25 (26.32%) Security Cleared
12 22 (23.16%) HPUX
13 21 (22.11%) Finance
14 20 (21.05%) VME
15 19 (20.00%) WebSphere
16 18 (18.95%) Java
17 17 (17.89%) Tuxedo
17 17 (17.89%) IBM
18 16 (16.84%) COBOL
18 16 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (15.79%) JBoss
19 15 (15.79%) Micro Focus
20 14 (14.74%) Mainframe
20 14 (14.74%) WebSphere Application Server
21 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
21 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
21 13 (13.68%) Waterfall
22 12 (12.63%) Puppet
22 12 (12.63%) Project Management
22 12 (12.63%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 19 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (17.89%) Tuxedo
3 15 (15.79%) JBoss
4 14 (14.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (7.37%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.32%) Apache
7 4 (4.21%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.21%) iPlanet
7 4 (4.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.11%) TPMS
9 1 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.11%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.05%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) LAN
2 9 (9.47%) SAN
3 7 (7.37%) HTTP
3 7 (7.37%) WAN
4 5 (5.26%) Internet
4 5 (5.26%) NAS
4 5 (5.26%) SSL
5 4 (4.21%) Firewall
6 3 (3.16%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.11%) DNS
7 2 (2.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.26%) DB2
4 3 (3.16%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.05%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Eclipse
2 6 (6.32%) Maven
3 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.21%) Introscope
3 4 (4.21%) Subversion
3 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.16%) Ant
4 3 (3.16%) Gradle
5 2 (2.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.05%) JIRA Agile
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (10.53%) Architect
1 10 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
1 10 (10.53%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 10 (10.53%) Technical Manager
2 9 (9.47%) Developer
3 7 (7.37%) Consultant
3 7 (7.37%) Test Assurance Manager
3 7 (7.37%) Test Manager
4 6 (6.32%) Administrator
4 6 (6.32%) Technical Leader
5 5 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Database Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (4.21%) Linux Consultant
6 4 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.16%) Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (3.16%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.16%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) Middleware
2 6 (6.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.21%) J2SE
4 3 (3.16%) DOM
4 3 (3.16%) J2EE
4 3 (3.16%) JMS
4 3 (3.16%) SAX
4 3 (3.16%) Servlets
4 3 (3.16%) XML
4 3 (3.16%) XML Schema
4 3 (3.16%) XSLT
5 2 (2.11%) LAMP
5 2 (2.11%) REST
5 2 (2.11%) Spring
6 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.05%) Grails
6 1 (1.05%) Java EE
6 1 (1.05%) jQuery
6 1 (1.05%) React
6 1 (1.05%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.74%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.26%) Clustering
4 4 (4.21%) CMDB
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (4.21%) HP Storage
5 3 (3.16%) AS400
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (87.37%) Linux
2 41 (43.16%) Unix
3 36 (37.89%) Windows
4 30 (31.58%) AIX
5 29 (30.53%) Solaris
6 22 (23.16%) HPUX
7 20 (21.05%) VME
8 4 (4.21%) MVS
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) Migration
2 16 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.68%) Waterfall
4 12 (12.63%) Project Management
5 11 (11.58%) Risk Management
6 7 (7.37%) Open Source
7 6 (6.32%) Automated Testing
7 6 (6.32%) Supplier Management
7 6 (6.32%) Test Management
8 5 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.26%) DevOps
8 5 (5.26%) Performance Testing
9 4 (4.21%) Data Reconciliation
9 4 (4.21%) ETL
9 4 (4.21%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.16%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (2.11%) Kernel Tuning
11 2 (2.11%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.95%) Java
2 16 (16.84%) COBOL
3 10 (10.53%) Perl
4 9 (9.47%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.37%) SQL
6 5 (5.26%) C
6 5 (5.26%) Jython
6 5 (5.26%) Korn
7 3 (3.16%) PHP
7 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.16%) XPath
8 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.21%) RHCA
4 4 (4.21%) RHCE
5 3 (3.16%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) Degree
6 2 (2.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.26%) vSphere
3 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (4.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.11%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) Puppet
2 5 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.21%) CA Wily
3 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (4.21%) SCCM
3 4 (4.21%) SCOM
3 4 (4.21%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (2.11%) vRealize
6 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 82 (86.32%) Red Hat
2 37 (38.95%) Oracle
3 33 (34.74%) VMware
4 17 (17.89%) IBM
5 15 (15.79%) Micro Focus
6 9 (9.47%) HP
7 8 (8.42%) 3PAR
7 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
7 8 (8.42%) Sun
8 5 (5.26%) Cisco
8 5 (5.26%) Citrix
8 5 (5.26%) EMC
9 4 (4.21%) CA
9 4 (4.21%) Curam
9 4 (4.21%) ICL
9 4 (4.21%) Veritas
10 3 (3.16%) NetApp
11 2 (2.11%) PlateSpin
12 1 (1.05%) Axway
12 1 (1.05%) Dell
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