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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 44 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 18 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.44% 1.03% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 3.97% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 4
Median daily rate £425 £450 £201
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +123.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £357 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -23.00%
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
132 252 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.89% 25.90% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 153 96
Median daily rate £375 £417 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 19
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 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (97.30%) Red Hat
3 17 (45.95%) Windows
4 14 (37.84%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
5 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) HP
6 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
6 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (29.73%) Ubuntu
7 11 (29.73%) High Availability
8 10 (27.03%) Public Cloud
8 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) BGP
8 10 (27.03%) IPsec
8 10 (27.03%) VPN
8 10 (27.03%) DNS
8 10 (27.03%) HTTP
8 10 (27.03%) SAN
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle
9 9 (24.32%) CSS
9 9 (24.32%) C
9 9 (24.32%) C#
9 9 (24.32%) C++
9 9 (24.32%) VBScript
9 9 (24.32%) VB
9 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 9 (24.32%) DHCP

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 (13.51%) OpenStack
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.70%) GemFire
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.70%) CloudBees
4 1 (2.70%) GitHub
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (27.03%) BGP
2 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 10 (27.03%) HTTP
2 10 (27.03%) IPsec
2 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 10 (27.03%) VPN
3 9 (24.32%) DHCP
3 9 (24.32%) IPv6
3 9 (24.32%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (10.81%) SSL
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.70%) HSRP
6 1 (2.70%) MPLS
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) HBase
2 1 (2.70%) OLTP
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) Gradle
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Support Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Linux Support
3 10 (27.03%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) Linux Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) Support Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
1 9 (24.32%) CSS
1 9 (24.32%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) Kafka
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) Spring Boot
2 1 (2.70%) Spring Integration
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Public Cloud
2 7 (18.92%) Clustering
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 11 (29.73%) Ubuntu
5 7 (18.92%) AIX
5 7 (18.92%) Unix
6 4 (10.81%) CentOS
6 4 (10.81%) SUSE
7 3 (8.11%) Solaris
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.41%) Fedora
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.70%) Debian
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) High Availability
2 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
2 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
2 9 (24.32%) Presales
2 9 (24.32%) Process Improvement
2 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
2 9 (24.32%) Workflow
3 7 (18.92%) Compliance Management
4 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source
6 4 (10.81%) Patch Management
6 4 (10.81%) Software Distribution
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) Data Privacy
8 2 (5.41%) Threat Detection
9 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
2 9 (24.32%) C
2 9 (24.32%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) C++
2 9 (24.32%) VB
2 9 (24.32%) VBScript
3 6 (16.22%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) C-shell
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 7 (18.92%) RHCE
4 6 (16.22%) MCSA
4 6 (16.22%) MCSD
4 6 (16.22%) MCSE
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) CCNP
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.70%) VCP4
7 1 (2.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.62%) KVM
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (21.62%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.41%) Docker
5 2 (5.41%) NFS
5 2 (5.41%) vCloud
5 2 (5.41%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) HDFS
6 1 (2.70%) Postfix
6 1 (2.70%) qmail
6 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.70%) Varnish
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (18.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (13.51%) Puppet
4 4 (10.81%) Ansible
5 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
5 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.41%) Nagios
7 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.70%) Bacula
7 1 (2.70%) Cacti
7 1 (2.70%) cPanel
7 1 (2.70%) Graphite
7 1 (2.70%) Kibana
7 1 (2.70%) logstash
7 1 (2.70%) Plesk
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (2.70%) Salt
7 1 (2.70%) SCOM
7 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Red Hat
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
3 13 (35.14%) HP
3 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) Oracle
5 9 (24.32%) EMC
6 4 (10.81%) Veritas
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix
7 3 (8.11%) IBM
8 2 (5.41%) Altiris
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco
8 2 (5.41%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) CommVault
9 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.70%) NetScout
9 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.70%) Symantec