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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 62 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.80% 0.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.26% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% -64.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Oxfordshire

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
92 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.47% 21.05% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 48 21
Median daily rate £350 £331 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +27.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +1.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 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
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 26 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
6 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (14.29%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Nagios
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MCollective
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperic
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) xMatters