The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 72 70 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.88% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 1.20% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £438 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
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
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 167 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.59% 24.34% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 111 65
Median daily rate £369 £293 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £487 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 23
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £22.50 £37.50
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 Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Oxford -11 3 - -
Abingdon - 1 £450 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) Ansible
7 1 (10.00%) SELinux
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (10.00%) xMatters
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (10.00%) Nagios
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (10.00%) SLA

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (10.00%) MCollective
1 1 (10.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (10.00%) Hyperic
4 1 (10.00%) Nagios
4 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (10.00%) SCOM
4 1 (10.00%) SELinux
4 1 (10.00%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) xMatters