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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 32 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 36 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.69% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.58% 2.65% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 1
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£450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £35.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-16.65% +0.71%
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
231 113 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.12% 22.03% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 42 52
Average daily rate £375 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £103 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £393 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 25 25
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.60 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Oxford +2 18 £375 +15.38% 1
Kidlington - 3 £375 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 56 (98.25%) Linux
2 55 (96.49%) Red Hat
3 35 (61.40%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (61.40%) DevOps
4 34 (59.65%) Puppet
4 34 (59.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 33 (57.89%) Web Services
6 30 (52.63%) Network Security
7 29 (50.88%) Oracle
8 28 (49.12%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (36.84%) Migration
10 19 (33.33%) JIRA
10 19 (33.33%) Confluence
11 12 (21.05%) Python
11 12 (21.05%) Bash Shell
11 12 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (19.30%) CentOS
12 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
13 8 (14.04%) Windows
14 7 (12.28%) Publishing
15 6 (10.53%) Fedora
16 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (7.02%) Solaris
16 4 (7.02%) UNIX
16 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
16 4 (7.02%) Big Data
17 3 (5.26%) Cisco
17 3 (5.26%) EMC
17 3 (5.26%) SAN
17 3 (5.26%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 19 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (61.40%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (59.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) VLAN
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) ISDN
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Big Data
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) Administrator
3 16 (28.07%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (22.81%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Web Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) Flash
3 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Open Source
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.75%) Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (98.25%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) CentOS
3 8 (14.04%) Windows
4 6 (10.53%) Fedora
5 4 (7.02%) Solaris
5 4 (7.02%) UNIX
6 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) DevOps
2 21 (36.84%) Migration
3 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.26%) Scrum
4 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL
5 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.75%) CRM
6 1 (1.75%) BCP
6 1 (1.75%) Network Design
6 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.75%) Project Management
6 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) Python
1 12 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) RHCT
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.75%) CCNA
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (59.65%) Puppet
2 12 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) Nagios
4 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.75%) Cacti
5 1 (1.75%) Icinga
5 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (96.49%) Red Hat
2 29 (50.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) EMC
4 2 (3.51%) Veritas
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Juniper
4 2 (3.51%) Sun
5 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) CommVault
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