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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 116 147 94
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -53
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 40 18 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 0.40% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.66% 2.05% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 30
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% -64.00%
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
707 877 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.94% 19.55% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 474 398
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 110 98
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £31.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Manchester +13 19 £425 +9.67% 6
Lancashire +21 10 £446 +5.00% 2
Cheshire +12 7 £425 -10.52% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Linux
2 89 (71.20%) Red Hat
3 44 (35.20%) AIX
4 43 (34.40%) Oracle
5 42 (33.60%) Solaris
6 41 (32.80%) Windows
7 39 (31.20%) Unix
7 39 (31.20%) Active Directory
8 38 (30.40%) VMware
9 37 (29.60%) Puppet
10 30 (24.00%) Java
11 28 (22.40%) EMC
11 28 (22.40%) Security Cleared
11 28 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (21.60%) HPUX
13 26 (20.80%) ITIL
13 26 (20.80%) Citrix
14 24 (19.20%) JBoss
14 24 (19.20%) DHCP
15 23 (18.40%) SQL
16 22 (17.60%) DB2
16 22 (17.60%) Migration
17 21 (16.80%) Mainframe
18 19 (15.20%) Virtual Environments
19 17 (13.60%) SC Cleared
19 17 (13.60%) DevOps
20 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (12.00%) Microsoft
21 14 (11.20%) IBM
21 14 (11.20%) Configuration Management

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 24 (19.20%) JBoss
2 14 (11.20%) Apache
3 10 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.40%) Tuxedo
4 8 (6.40%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.60%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.80%) IIS
6 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (3.20%) Confluence
7 4 (3.20%) Liferay
8 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.40%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.40%) SAS
9 2 (1.60%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.60%) TPMS
9 2 (1.60%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.20%) GitHub
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.40%) AWS CloudTrail
3 3 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.40%) PaaS
3 3 (2.40%) Route 53
4 2 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.20%) DHCP
2 13 (10.40%) Internet
3 11 (8.80%) DNS
4 6 (4.80%) SSL
5 5 (4.00%) Firewall
6 4 (3.20%) LDAP
6 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.40%) HTTP
7 3 (2.40%) OpenVPN
7 3 (2.40%) VLAN
8 2 (1.60%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.60%) Network Security
8 2 (1.60%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.60%) SAN
8 2 (1.60%) SNMP
9 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.80%) LAN
9 1 (0.80%) VPN
9 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) DB2
2 11 (8.80%) MySQL
3 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.40%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.40%) Big Data
5 3 (2.40%) DataStax
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.40%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.80%) GIS
7 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.80%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.40%) Subversion
4 7 (5.60%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.00%) JIRA
6 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.20%) GitLab
7 2 (1.60%) Introscope
7 2 (1.60%) Maven
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.80%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (6.40%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Banking
3 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (14.40%) Developer
2 17 (13.60%) Architect
3 13 (10.40%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (8.80%) Administrator
4 11 (8.80%) Analyst
4 11 (8.80%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.60%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Systems Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Unix Administrator
9 5 (4.00%) Data Centre Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Designer
9 5 (4.00%) Lead Architect
9 5 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
9 5 (4.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.40%) Middleware
2 8 (6.40%) JSP
3 6 (4.80%) .NET
3 6 (4.80%) .NET Framework
3 6 (4.80%) LAMP
3 6 (4.80%) REST
3 6 (4.80%) SOAP
3 6 (4.80%) Web Services
4 5 (4.00%) XSD
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.40%) WAMP
6 2 (1.60%) J2EE
6 2 (1.60%) JavaBeans
6 2 (1.60%) MCollective
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (1.60%) SAML
6 2 (1.60%) Servlets
6 2 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.80%) EJB
7 1 (0.80%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Mainframe
2 13 (10.40%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.60%) User Experience
4 6 (4.80%) Clustering
4 6 (4.80%) PMI
5 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.00%) Smart Meter
6 4 (3.20%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.20%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (2.40%) Life Science
7 3 (2.40%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.60%) LPAR
8 2 (1.60%) PKI
9 1 (0.80%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (35.20%) AIX
3 42 (33.60%) Solaris
4 41 (32.80%) Windows
5 39 (31.20%) Unix
6 27 (21.60%) HPUX
7 13 (10.40%) Windows Server
8 11 (8.80%) CentOS
8 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (6.40%) VME
10 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (4.80%) Ubuntu
12 4 (3.20%) SUSE
13 3 (2.40%) Fedora
13 3 (2.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.80%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.80%) ITIL
2 22 (17.60%) Migration
3 19 (15.20%) Virtual Environments
4 17 (13.60%) DevOps
5 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.20%) Configuration Management
7 12 (9.60%) Project Management
8 9 (7.20%) Patch Management
8 9 (7.20%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.20%) Service Management
9 6 (4.80%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.80%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (4.80%) Security Management
9 6 (4.80%) Security Patching
10 5 (4.00%) ArchiMate
10 5 (4.00%) Kanban
10 5 (4.00%) Open Source
10 5 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.20%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.00%) Java
2 23 (18.40%) SQL
3 9 (7.20%) C
4 8 (6.40%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.40%) COBOL
4 8 (6.40%) PHP
5 7 (5.60%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.60%) Ruby
5 7 (5.60%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.00%) Perl
7 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.20%) Python
7 4 (3.20%) Scala
8 1 (0.80%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.80%) C#
8 1 (0.80%) Lua
8 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.60%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.40%) RHCE
5 7 (5.60%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.60%) MCP
6 6 (4.80%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (4.80%) MCITP
6 6 (4.80%) MCTS
6 6 (4.80%) PMI Certification
6 6 (4.80%) RHCSA
7 4 (3.20%) DBS Check
7 4 (3.20%) EMCSA
8 3 (2.40%) Degree
9 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 39 (31.20%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.60%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.80%) UAG
5 5 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (3.20%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.60%) Firmware
7 2 (1.60%) iptables
7 2 (1.60%) NFS
7 2 (1.60%) Samba
7 2 (1.60%) Squid
7 2 (1.60%) vCloud
8 1 (0.80%) Docker
8 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.80%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.80%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (29.60%) Puppet
2 9 (7.20%) SCCM
3 8 (6.40%) Tivoli
3 8 (6.40%) WSUS
4 7 (5.60%) SCOM
5 6 (4.80%) Data Guard
5 6 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.80%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (3.20%) Ansible
6 4 (3.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.40%) Nessus
7 3 (2.40%) Oozie
7 3 (2.40%) Rundeck
7 3 (2.40%) Salt
8 2 (1.60%) CA Wily
8 2 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.60%) Nagios
8 2 (1.60%) SELinux
8 2 (1.60%) yum
8 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 89 (71.20%) Red Hat
2 43 (34.40%) Oracle
3 38 (30.40%) VMware
4 28 (22.40%) EMC
5 26 (20.80%) Citrix
6 15 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (11.20%) IBM
8 9 (7.20%) Atlassian
8 9 (7.20%) HP
9 8 (6.40%) ICL
10 7 (5.60%) CA
11 6 (4.80%) Brocade
12 5 (4.00%) Endeca
12 5 (4.00%) Veritas
13 4 (3.20%) Micro Focus
14 3 (2.40%) AppDynamics
14 3 (2.40%) Axway
14 3 (2.40%) Hortonworks
14 3 (2.40%) Qualys
15 2 (1.60%) MuleSoft
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