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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 49 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.52% 0.24% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.95% 1.04% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 3
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£494 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.78 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+26.18% -11.94%
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
159 96 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.09% 22.64% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 46 61
Average daily rate £400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £140 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 22
Average hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.60% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 November 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidlington - 2 £375 - 1
Banbury - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Red Hat
3 17 (70.83%) Puppet
4 16 (66.67%) DevOps
5 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (58.33%) Web Services
6 13 (54.17%) Oracle
7 12 (50.00%) Network Security
8 10 (41.67%) Migration
9 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (29.17%) Confluence
10 7 (29.17%) JIRA
11 6 (25.00%) SAN
12 5 (20.83%) Publishing
13 4 (16.67%) Big Data
13 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (16.67%) Cisco
14 3 (12.50%) EMC
14 3 (12.50%) Sun
14 3 (12.50%) Veritas
14 3 (12.50%) Solaris
14 3 (12.50%) UNIX
14 3 (12.50%) Flash
14 3 (12.50%) LDAP
14 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 3 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
14 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (12.50%) VMware
14 3 (12.50%) NetBackup

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) LDAP
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) ISDN
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) Flash
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) SUSE
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) vCloud
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Red Hat
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Sun
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
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