The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 44 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.68% 1.18% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.73% 4.87% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £201
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +123.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £342 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £202
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -19.80%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 226 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.49% 24.15% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 133 89
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 33 15
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +23.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Reading region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Reading region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (84.91%) Red Hat
3 18 (33.96%) Oracle
4 17 (32.08%) Windows
4 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
4 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
5 16 (30.19%) Unix
6 15 (28.30%) VMware
6 15 (28.30%) Puppet
7 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (26.42%) HTTP
7 14 (26.42%) HP
8 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
8 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
9 12 (22.64%) High Availability
9 12 (22.64%) SAN
9 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.75%) Ubuntu
10 11 (20.75%) CentOS
10 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
11 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
11 10 (18.87%) Load Balancing
11 10 (18.87%) Open Source
11 10 (18.87%) DevOps
11 10 (18.87%) Public Cloud
11 10 (18.87%) BGP
11 10 (18.87%) IPsec
11 10 (18.87%) VPN
11 10 (18.87%) DNS
11 10 (18.87%) EMC

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.89%) GemFire
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) OpenShift
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.77%) PaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.89%) CloudBees
5 1 (1.89%) GitHub
5 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
2 14 (26.42%) HTTP
3 12 (22.64%) SAN
4 10 (18.87%) BGP
4 10 (18.87%) DNS
4 10 (18.87%) IPsec
4 10 (18.87%) VPN
5 9 (16.98%) DHCP
5 9 (16.98%) IPv6
5 9 (16.98%) Software-Defined Networking
6 7 (13.21%) SSL
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.66%) NAS
8 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.89%) HSRP
9 1 (1.89%) MPLS
9 1 (1.89%) OSPF
9 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) HBase
3 1 (1.89%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.66%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) Ant
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) Gradle
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (16.98%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Linux Support
3 10 (18.87%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 6 (11.32%) Linux Specialist
4 6 (11.32%) Support Specialist
5 5 (9.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) DBA
6 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) .NET
1 9 (16.98%) CSS
1 9 (16.98%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.55%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.89%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) Kafka
4 1 (1.89%) LAMP
4 1 (1.89%) Middleware
4 1 (1.89%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (1.89%) Spring
4 1 (1.89%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.89%) Spring Integration
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Public Cloud
2 8 (15.09%) Clustering
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.32%) Virtual Team
4 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (32.08%) Windows
3 16 (30.19%) Unix
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
5 11 (20.75%) CentOS
5 11 (20.75%) Ubuntu
6 8 (15.09%) AIX
7 4 (7.55%) SUSE
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.77%) Fedora
9 2 (3.77%) Solaris
9 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.89%) Debian
10 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) High Availability
2 10 (18.87%) DevOps
2 10 (18.87%) Load Balancing
2 10 (18.87%) Open Source
3 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
3 9 (16.98%) Presales
3 9 (16.98%) Process Improvement
3 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
3 9 (16.98%) Workflow
4 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL
6 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Software Distribution
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.66%) Scrum
8 2 (3.77%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
2 10 (18.87%) C
3 9 (16.98%) C#
3 9 (16.98%) C++
3 9 (16.98%) VB
3 9 (16.98%) VBScript
4 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.21%) Java
5 7 (13.21%) Python
6 6 (11.32%) SQL
7 5 (9.43%) Perl
8 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.77%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) C-shell
10 1 (1.89%) Scala
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 7 (13.21%) RHCE
3 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) MCSA
4 6 (11.32%) MCSD
4 6 (11.32%) MCSE
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.77%) VCP5
7 1 (1.89%) CCNA
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.89%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.98%) KVM
2 9 (16.98%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (16.98%) vSphere
3 8 (15.09%) Docker
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.66%) vCloud
5 2 (3.77%) NFS
5 2 (3.77%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) HDFS
6 1 (1.89%) Postfix
6 1 (1.89%) qmail
6 1 (1.89%) RHEV
6 1 (1.89%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.89%) Varnish
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) Puppet
2 9 (16.98%) Ansible
2 9 (16.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (13.21%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (13.21%) Nagios
4 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.89%) Bacula
6 1 (1.89%) Control-M
6 1 (1.89%) cPanel
6 1 (1.89%) Grafana
6 1 (1.89%) Graphite
6 1 (1.89%) Kibana
6 1 (1.89%) logstash
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.89%) Salt
6 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Red Hat
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle
3 15 (28.30%) VMware
4 14 (26.42%) HP
5 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.87%) EMC
7 4 (7.55%) Veritas
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco
8 3 (5.66%) Citrix
8 3 (5.66%) IBM
9 2 (3.77%) Altiris
9 2 (3.77%) NetApp
10 1 (1.89%) CommVault
10 1 (1.89%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.89%) NetScout
10 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.89%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £50 - £70 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago