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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 101 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 38 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.50% 0.97% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 1
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£348 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +55.34%
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
691 621 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.47% 21.83% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 273 318
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 89 85
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.06 £33.50
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 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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
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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
Manchester +10 19 £325 - 2
Cheshire +18 14 £369 - 1
Lancashire -20 4 £475 +35.71%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 80 (98.77%) Linux
2 79 (97.53%) Red Hat
3 34 (41.98%) Java
3 34 (41.98%) Windows
4 29 (35.80%) Tomcat
5 28 (34.57%) Oracle
6 26 (32.10%) XML
6 26 (32.10%) UNIX
7 23 (28.40%) JMS
8 21 (25.93%) HTTP
9 19 (23.46%) Servlets
9 19 (23.46%) Shell Script
9 19 (23.46%) Configuration Management
9 19 (23.46%) Maven
9 19 (23.46%) Grails
9 19 (23.46%) Android
10 17 (20.99%) J2SE
11 16 (19.75%) VMware
11 16 (19.75%) WebSphere
12 15 (18.52%) XSLT
12 15 (18.52%) XML Schema
12 15 (18.52%) Firmware
12 15 (18.52%) Spring
12 15 (18.52%) XPath
13 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.05%) Hazelcast
14 12 (14.81%) MySQL
14 12 (14.81%) HP
14 12 (14.81%) Finance
14 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 29 (35.80%) Tomcat
2 16 (19.75%) WebSphere
3 9 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 8 (9.88%) Apache
5 7 (8.64%) JBoss
6 6 (7.41%) Confluence
7 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.47%) IIS
8 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.47%) CMS
8 2 (2.47%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.23%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) PaaS
1 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) HTTP
2 8 (9.88%) SAN
3 6 (7.41%) AMQP
3 6 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (7.41%) SSL
4 3 (3.70%) DHCP
4 3 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (2.47%) Internet
5 2 (2.47%) LAN
5 2 (2.47%) WAN
6 1 (1.23%) SNMP
6 1 (1.23%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) Hazelcast
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.81%) MySQL
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.94%) SQLPlus
6 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.47%) Big Data
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Maven
2 10 (12.35%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.41%) JUnit
3 6 (7.41%) JIRA
3 6 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 6 (7.41%) Gradle
3 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.41%) Subversion
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.47%) Ant
5 2 (2.47%) Introscope
6 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Administrator
4 11 (13.58%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (6.17%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.94%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (4.94%) HPUX Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Systems Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Architect
7 3 (3.70%) AIX Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) HPUX Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Systems Integrator
8 2 (2.47%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) XML
2 23 (28.40%) JMS
3 19 (23.46%) Servlets
3 19 (23.46%) Grails
4 17 (20.99%) J2SE
5 15 (18.52%) XSLT
5 15 (18.52%) XML Schema
5 15 (18.52%) Spring
6 11 (13.58%) DOM
6 11 (13.58%) Web Services
7 9 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (9.88%) JSON
9 7 (8.64%) SAX
9 7 (8.64%) Middleware
9 7 (8.64%) Java EE
9 7 (8.64%) J2EE
10 6 (7.41%) EJB
11 2 (2.47%) JavaBeans
11 2 (2.47%) LAMP
11 2 (2.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) CESG
1 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.41%) PKI
2 6 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Wiki
3 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.47%) Open Source
4 2 (2.47%) DataPower
4 2 (2.47%) LPAR
4 2 (2.47%) HACMP
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.23%) Statistics
5 1 (1.23%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.23%) Biology
5 1 (1.23%) Life Science
5 1 (1.23%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (98.77%) Linux
2 34 (41.98%) Windows
3 26 (32.10%) UNIX
4 19 (23.46%) Android
5 9 (11.11%) CentOS
6 7 (8.64%) AIX
7 6 (7.41%) HPUX
7 6 (7.41%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.41%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (7.41%) Windows Phone
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.94%) VMS
9 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.70%) Solaris
9 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Configuration Management
2 10 (12.35%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.88%) Scrum
5 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (4.94%) DevOps
6 4 (4.94%) Coaching
6 4 (4.94%) RAD
6 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.70%) Wealth Management
7 3 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.70%) ITIL
7 3 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) Shell Script
3 15 (18.52%) XPath
4 9 (11.11%) Perl
5 7 (8.64%) SQL
6 6 (7.41%) Python
6 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.70%) C++
8 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) R
9 2 (2.47%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) PhD
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Firmware
2 7 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.94%) GPFS
5 3 (3.70%) RHEV
6 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.23%) XenApp
7 1 (1.23%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Puppet
2 4 (4.94%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.94%) Nagios
3 3 (3.70%) Ganglia
3 3 (3.70%) yum
4 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.47%) CA Wily
4 2 (2.47%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.23%) SCCM
5 1 (1.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 79 (97.53%) Red Hat
2 28 (34.57%) Oracle
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 12 (14.81%) HP
5 10 (12.35%) IBM
6 7 (8.64%) NetApp
7 6 (7.41%) Atlassian
7 6 (7.41%) F5
7 6 (7.41%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (6.17%) EMC
9 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.70%) Sybase
11 2 (2.47%) Siebel
11 2 (2.47%) Citrix
11 2 (2.47%) CA
11 2 (2.47%) Informatica
11 2 (2.47%) FatWire
11 2 (2.47%) RightScale
11 2 (2.47%) Axway
12 1 (1.23%) Open-E
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