The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 33 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.97% - 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.99% - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.65% -1.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.00% 25.54% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 18 20
Average daily rate £375 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £110 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.45 £11.29 £9.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Oxford region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Oxford region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
3 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (57.14%) DevOps
3 12 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (52.38%) Puppet
4 11 (52.38%) Network Security
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) CentOS
7 6 (28.57%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) JIRA
7 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 6 (28.57%) Confluence
8 5 (23.81%) Migration
8 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (14.29%) Fedora
10 3 (14.29%) VLAN
10 3 (14.29%) Windows
10 3 (14.29%) Scrum
11 2 (9.52%) Solaris
11 2 (9.52%) Nagios
11 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 2 (9.52%) Perl
11 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (9.52%) Cisco
11 2 (9.52%) RHCT

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.76%) ISDN
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Fedora
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Python
1 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) RHCT
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
4 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) VMware