The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 97 105 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 40 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 0.95% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.75% 4.49% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
593 579 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.08% 21.14% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 280 223
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £110 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £32.80
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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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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
Edinburgh -6 23 £363 - 2
Glasgow +5 11 £348 +95.22% 2
Renfrewshire +10 3 £300 -13.74%
Dundee - 1 £300 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
South Ayrshire - 1 - -
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UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 47 (72.31%) Linux
1 47 (72.31%) Red Hat
2 31 (47.69%) Finance
3 24 (36.92%) SAN
3 24 (36.92%) Windows
4 23 (35.38%) VMware
5 22 (33.85%) UNIX
6 21 (32.31%) HP
7 20 (30.77%) EMC
7 20 (30.77%) Perl
8 18 (27.69%) Solaris
9 16 (24.62%) AIX
10 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
11 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 13 (20.00%) Change Management
11 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Satellite
12 12 (18.46%) Cisco
12 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
13 11 (16.92%) Oracle
13 11 (16.92%) JBoss
13 11 (16.92%) Python
13 11 (16.92%) LDAP
14 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
14 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (15.38%) Puppet
15 9 (13.85%) vSphere
15 9 (13.85%) SQL
15 9 (13.85%) ITIL
15 9 (13.85%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (16.92%) JBoss
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) SAS
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.92%) SAN
2 11 (16.92%) LDAP
3 5 (7.69%) DHCP
3 5 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (4.62%) IPv4
4 3 (4.62%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.08%) Firewall
5 2 (3.08%) NAS
6 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.62%) KDB
3 2 (3.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Administrator
2 8 (12.31%) Analyst
2 8 (12.31%) Support Analyst
2 8 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (12.31%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) UNIX Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.08%) X-Windows
2 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.54%) Middleware
3 1 (1.54%) J2EE
3 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.62%) EMC VNX
2 3 (4.62%) Clustering
2 3 (4.62%) Equities
2 3 (4.62%) Derivative
2 3 (4.62%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.62%) HACMP
2 3 (4.62%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 24 (36.92%) Windows
3 22 (33.85%) UNIX
4 18 (27.69%) Solaris
5 16 (24.62%) AIX
6 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (12.31%) HPUX
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.54%) Tru64
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Change Management
2 9 (13.85%) ITIL
3 8 (12.31%) Migration
4 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.62%) Six Sigma
5 3 (4.62%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (4.62%) Change Control
5 3 (4.62%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.08%) Time Management
6 2 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.08%) Analytics
6 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.08%) Service Management
6 2 (3.08%) CRM
6 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.54%) SOA
7 1 (1.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) Perl
2 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
3 11 (16.92%) Python
4 9 (13.85%) SQL
5 7 (10.77%) Java
6 6 (9.23%) Korn
6 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.69%) C#
7 5 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) MCSE
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.85%) vSphere
3 5 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.15%) SRDF
5 3 (4.62%) GPFS
5 3 (4.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.08%) vCloud
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.54%) RACF
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Satellite
2 10 (15.38%) Puppet
3 4 (6.15%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 47 (72.31%) Red Hat
2 23 (35.38%) VMware
3 21 (32.31%) HP
4 20 (30.77%) EMC
5 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.46%) Cisco
7 11 (16.92%) Oracle
8 9 (13.85%) IBM
9 5 (7.69%) Citrix
9 5 (7.69%) Veritas
9 5 (7.69%) Brocade
10 3 (4.62%) AppSense
11 2 (3.08%) Teradata
11 2 (3.08%) Symantec
11 2 (3.08%) BMC
11 2 (3.08%) NetApp
11 2 (3.08%) Siebel
11 2 (3.08%) Sun
11 2 (3.08%) Dell
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