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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 56 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.60% 1.44% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.15% 5.50% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 5
Median daily rate £450 £438 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +30.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.37%
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
153 218 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.45% 26.20% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 105 103
Median daily rate £375 £417 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 36 15
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £24.12 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (79.63%) Red Hat
3 20 (37.04%) Windows
3 20 (37.04%) Puppet
4 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (31.48%) Unix
6 16 (29.63%) VMware
6 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
7 14 (25.93%) Bash Shell
7 14 (25.93%) HTTP
7 14 (25.93%) Oracle
8 13 (24.07%) Python
8 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
8 13 (24.07%) CentOS
8 13 (24.07%) Ubuntu
8 13 (24.07%) Ansible
8 13 (24.07%) DevOps
9 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.37%) IPsec
10 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
10 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
11 10 (18.52%) Load Balancing
11 10 (18.52%) BGP
11 10 (18.52%) C
11 10 (18.52%) VPN
11 10 (18.52%) DNS
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.52%) HP
11 10 (18.52%) SAN

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 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.11%) OpenShift
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 14 (25.93%) HTTP
3 11 (20.37%) IPsec
4 10 (18.52%) BGP
4 10 (18.52%) DNS
4 10 (18.52%) SAN
4 10 (18.52%) VPN
5 9 (16.67%) DHCP
5 9 (16.67%) IPv6
5 9 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
6 6 (11.11%) SSL
7 4 (7.41%) NAS
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.70%) 3G
9 2 (3.70%) 3GPP
9 2 (3.70%) 4G
9 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.70%) LTE
9 2 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.56%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Ant
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Linux Engineer
1 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) DBA
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Scripter
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) .NET
1 9 (16.67%) CSS
1 9 (16.67%) XML
2 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.41%) ELK Stack
3 4 (7.41%) PostGIS
4 3 (5.56%) RESTful
4 3 (5.56%) Sensu
4 3 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) LAMP
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 5 (9.26%) Clustering
4 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) Windows
3 17 (31.48%) Unix
4 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 13 (24.07%) CentOS
5 13 (24.07%) Ubuntu
6 5 (9.26%) AIX
7 4 (7.41%) SUSE
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.85%) Debian
9 1 (1.85%) Fedora
9 1 (1.85%) Solaris
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) DevOps
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Load Balancing
4 9 (16.67%) High Availability
4 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.67%) Open Source
4 9 (16.67%) Presales
4 9 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Workflow
5 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.11%) ITIL
7 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
8 4 (7.41%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Bash Shell
2 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
2 13 (24.07%) Python
3 10 (18.52%) C
4 9 (16.67%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) C++
4 9 (16.67%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) Perl
4 9 (16.67%) VB
4 9 (16.67%) VBScript
5 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (7.41%) AWK
7 4 (7.41%) sed
7 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) MCSE
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.11%) Degree
3 6 (11.11%) MCSA
3 6 (11.11%) MCSD
4 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.41%) RHCE
6 3 (5.56%) CCNA
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.70%) HNC
7 2 (3.70%) RHCSA
7 2 (3.70%) VCP5
8 1 (1.85%) CCNP
8 1 (1.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.67%) vSphere
4 7 (12.96%) Docker
5 6 (11.11%) KVM
6 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (5.56%) vCloud
7 3 (5.56%) XenServer
8 2 (3.70%) NFS
8 2 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.85%) Postfix
9 1 (1.85%) qmail
9 1 (1.85%) RHEV
9 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.85%) Varnish
9 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) Puppet
2 13 (24.07%) Ansible
3 9 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (14.81%) Nagios
5 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
6 4 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (7.41%) Graphite
6 4 (7.41%) logstash
7 3 (5.56%) Terraform
8 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.85%) Bacula
9 1 (1.85%) Control-M
9 1 (1.85%) cPanel
9 1 (1.85%) Grafana
9 1 (1.85%) Kibana
9 1 (1.85%) Salt
9 1 (1.85%) SCOM
9 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Red Hat
2 16 (29.63%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) Oracle
4 10 (18.52%) HP
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.96%) EMC
6 5 (9.26%) IBM
7 4 (7.41%) Remedy
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco
8 3 (5.56%) Veritas
9 2 (3.70%) Citrix
9 2 (3.70%) NetApp
10 1 (1.85%) Altiris
10 1 (1.85%) CommVault
10 1 (1.85%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.85%) NetScout
10 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.85%) Symantec
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