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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / North West
Rank 92 92 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 47 66 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.79% 1.75% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.99% 8.34% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 19
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -46.49%

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
523 791 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.92% 20.94% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 421 351
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 84 91
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +19 21 £400 - 5
Merseyside - 12 £350 - 1
Cheshire +11 6 £415 -17.82%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Linux
2 103 (86.55%) Red Hat
3 51 (42.86%) Puppet
4 45 (37.82%) Java
5 44 (36.97%) VMware
6 41 (34.45%) DevOps
7 40 (33.61%) Jenkins
8 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (26.89%) Git (software)
10 29 (24.37%) Windows
11 28 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (22.69%) Security Cleared
12 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (20.17%) Opscode Chef
13 24 (20.17%) AIX
13 24 (20.17%) Ruby
14 23 (19.33%) Configuration Management
14 23 (19.33%) SC Cleared
14 23 (19.33%) CentOS
15 22 (18.49%) Ansible
15 22 (18.49%) Python
15 22 (18.49%) Perl
16 21 (17.65%) ITIL
16 21 (17.65%) Unix
17 20 (16.81%) Solaris
18 19 (15.97%) Scrum
18 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (15.13%) CA
19 18 (15.13%) IBM
20 17 (14.29%) Kanban

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 8 (6.72%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.20%) Confluence
3 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.52%) Apache
4 3 (2.52%) JBoss
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.68%) nginx
5 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.84%) Jetty
6 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.20%) Slack
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.36%) PaaS
4 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.56%) Firewall
2 9 (7.56%) NAS
3 8 (6.72%) HTTPS
3 8 (6.72%) SSL
4 7 (5.88%) LDAP
5 5 (4.20%) Internet
5 5 (4.20%) Kerberos
6 4 (3.36%) LAN
6 4 (3.36%) SAN
6 4 (3.36%) VPN
6 4 (3.36%) WAN
7 2 (1.68%) DHCP
7 2 (1.68%) DNS
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.84%) HTTP
8 1 (0.84%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) MongoDB
1 11 (9.24%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (6.72%) MySQL
3 6 (5.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.20%) Redis
4 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.36%) GIS
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (33.61%) Jenkins
2 32 (26.89%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.92%) Subversion
4 11 (9.24%) JIRA
5 10 (8.40%) GoCD
6 8 (6.72%) Travis CI
7 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.20%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.20%) JUnit
7 5 (4.20%) Maven
8 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.52%) Hudson
9 1 (0.84%) GitLab
9 1 (0.84%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.84%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (14.29%) Developer
3 10 (8.40%) Administrator
3 10 (8.40%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (7.56%) Linux Specialist
4 9 (7.56%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (6.72%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (6.72%) Monitoring Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (5.04%) Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) Digital Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (5.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.24%) Middleware
2 8 (6.72%) Node.js
3 7 (5.88%) Regular Expression
4 6 (5.04%) REST
5 5 (4.20%) MCollective
6 4 (3.36%) Web Services
7 3 (2.52%) Ajax
7 3 (2.52%) HTML
7 3 (2.52%) HTML5
7 3 (2.52%) JAAS
7 3 (2.52%) Java SE
7 3 (2.52%) jQuery
7 3 (2.52%) JSON
8 2 (1.68%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.84%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.84%) LAMP
9 1 (0.84%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) User Experience
3 6 (5.04%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.36%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 119 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (24.37%) Windows
3 24 (20.17%) AIX
4 23 (19.33%) CentOS
5 21 (17.65%) Unix
6 20 (16.81%) Solaris
7 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (10.92%) HPUX
9 12 (10.08%) Windows Server
10 10 (8.40%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (7.56%) Fedora
11 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (6.72%) Ubuntu
13 7 (5.88%) SUSE
14 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (5.04%) Windows XP
15 3 (2.52%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.84%) Debian
16 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.45%) DevOps
2 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (19.33%) Configuration Management
5 21 (17.65%) ITIL
6 19 (15.97%) Scrum
7 17 (14.29%) Kanban
8 16 (13.45%) Service Management
9 10 (8.40%) Open Source
10 9 (7.56%) Identity Management
10 9 (7.56%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.88%) Asset Management
11 7 (5.88%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.88%) Project Management
11 7 (5.88%) Release Management
11 7 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
12 6 (5.04%) BDD
12 6 (5.04%) TDD
12 6 (5.04%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (37.82%) Java
2 24 (20.17%) Ruby
3 22 (18.49%) Perl
3 22 (18.49%) Python
4 14 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 14 (11.76%) SQL
5 11 (9.24%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.56%) Korn
7 8 (6.72%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.88%) VBScript
9 6 (5.04%) Bourne shell
10 5 (4.20%) Go
11 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.84%) C++
12 1 (0.84%) PHP
12 1 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (22.69%) Security Cleared
2 23 (19.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.56%) RHCSA
4 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.52%) Degree
6 1 (0.84%) RHCE
6 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (14.29%) Docker
3 14 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 12 (10.08%) vSphere
5 5 (4.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 51 (42.86%) Puppet
2 24 (20.17%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (18.49%) Ansible
4 16 (13.45%) SCOM
4 16 (13.45%) ZABBIX
5 13 (10.92%) Netcool
6 12 (10.08%) Tivoli
7 11 (9.24%) Graphite
7 11 (9.24%) Red Hat Satellite
8 9 (7.56%) Nagios
9 8 (6.72%) Ganglia
9 8 (6.72%) Kibana
9 8 (6.72%) Riemann
10 7 (5.88%) IBM BigFix
10 7 (5.88%) Kubernetes
11 6 (5.04%) HP SiteScope
11 6 (5.04%) Terraform
12 3 (2.52%) Graylog
12 3 (2.52%) Oracle ZFS
13 1 (0.84%) Mesos
Vendors
1 103 (86.55%) Red Hat
2 44 (36.97%) VMware
3 18 (15.13%) CA
3 18 (15.13%) IBM
4 15 (12.61%) Oracle
5 12 (10.08%) NetApp
6 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.72%) Atlassian
7 8 (6.72%) HP
8 7 (5.88%) ServiceNow
9 6 (5.04%) Veritas
10 4 (3.36%) F5
11 2 (1.68%) Citrix
11 2 (1.68%) Google
12 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.84%) Cisco
12 1 (0.84%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.84%) hybris
12 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.84%) Sourcefire
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