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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 42 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.99% 3.42% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.79% 11.82% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 7
Median daily rate £500 £448 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +7.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £318 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -46.83%

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
101 296 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.37% 28.96% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 188 110
Median daily rate £475 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
Median hourly rate £30.91 £55.55 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.35% +167.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) Security Cleared
3 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
4 21 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 21 (63.64%) Unix
4 21 (63.64%) Java
4 21 (63.64%) Python
5 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 20 (60.61%) Debian
5 20 (60.61%) Bash Shell
5 20 (60.61%) CentOS
5 20 (60.61%) Ubuntu
5 20 (60.61%) SSH
5 20 (60.61%) SELinux
6 19 (57.58%) Hadoop
7 18 (54.55%) DevOps
7 18 (54.55%) Prototyping
8 16 (48.48%) Ansible
9 15 (45.45%) Linux Command Line
9 15 (45.45%) ICMP
9 15 (45.45%) HTTP
9 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
10 11 (33.33%) Open Source
11 8 (24.24%) Clustering
11 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
12 6 (18.18%) Open Source Development
12 6 (18.18%) MySQL
13 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
13 5 (15.15%) SIEM
13 5 (15.15%) Big Data

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 2 (6.06%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) SSH
2 15 (45.45%) HTTP
2 15 (45.45%) ICMP
2 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) Hadoop
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Python Developer
4 8 (24.24%) DevOps Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) Java Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) Java Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) Open Source Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Consultant
7 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Linux Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (6.06%) Open Source Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) CGI
2 1 (3.03%) Java EE
2 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (24.24%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Unix
3 20 (60.61%) CentOS
3 20 (60.61%) Debian
3 20 (60.61%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) DevOps
1 18 (54.55%) Prototyping
2 11 (33.33%) Open Source
3 6 (18.18%) Open Source Development
4 5 (15.15%) SIEM
5 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.03%) Network Packet Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
1 21 (63.64%) Python
2 20 (60.61%) Bash Shell
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) Security Cleared
2 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) SELinux
2 16 (48.48%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) NetApp
2 3 (9.09%) Veritas
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Axway
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel