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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 63 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.40% 0.95% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 3.82% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
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£350 £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
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
170 131 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.81% 24.86% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 55 61
Average daily rate £265 £280 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £23.25 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -19 2 £433 +28.14%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 32 (96.97%) Linux
3 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 14 (42.42%) Shell Script
4 14 (42.42%) Python
5 13 (39.39%) Network Security
5 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (39.39%) Puppet
6 11 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (27.27%) Oracle
7 9 (27.27%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) VMware
7 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (27.27%) DevOps
7 9 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (24.24%) Confluence
8 8 (24.24%) Migration
8 8 (24.24%) JIRA
9 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (18.18%) CentOS
9 6 (18.18%) Firewall
9 6 (18.18%) Nagios
9 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (15.15%) Cacti
10 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
10 5 (15.15%) Icinga
10 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
10 5 (15.15%) SAN
10 5 (15.15%) CommVault
10 5 (15.15%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (24.24%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Network Security
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Administrator
2 17 (51.52%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Development Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (12.12%) Fedora
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX
6 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.03%) BCP
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 14 (42.42%) Python
2 14 (42.42%) Shell Script
3 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Puppet
2 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.18%) Nagios
3 5 (15.15%) Cacti
3 5 (15.15%) Icinga
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.03%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Dell
3 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
3 5 (15.15%) CommVault
4 4 (12.12%) Juniper
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) F5
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