The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 47 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.57% 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.73% 1.64% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +39.00%
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 122 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.07% 26.46% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 43
Average daily rate £238 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 26
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.11 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 2 £325 -13.33%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware