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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 54 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.87% 1.92% 3.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.62% 6.71% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 20
Median daily rate £469 £420 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £375 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £420 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £10.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+376.19% -72.09%

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
89 149 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.56% 28.54% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 112 79
Median daily rate £393 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £422 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 28
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £117.70 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +1 3 £475 +13.09% 1
Abingdon - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £463 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Red Hat
3 10 (76.92%) Puppet
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) Subversion
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
8 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) LAMP
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (15.38%) CentOS
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) MySQL
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
9 1 (7.69%) Symantec
9 1 (7.69%) Sophos
9 1 (7.69%) RHCE

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 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) IPv4
4 1 (7.69%) IPv6
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) MCollective
2 1 (7.69%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Biotechnology
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCDST
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) Postfix
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) SELinux
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) AppSense
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec