The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 91 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.27% 2.88% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 7
Average daily rate £356 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £468 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
664 555 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.06% 23.69% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 269 211
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £195 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 44
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -36.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -23 14 £375 -18.91% 1
Glasgow +16 11 £325 -5.79% 3
West Lothian - 2 £363 -
Moray - - - -
Highlands - - - - 1
Fife - - - -
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 44 (74.58%) Red Hat
3 25 (42.37%) UNIX
4 24 (40.68%) Java
5 21 (35.59%) Finance
6 20 (33.90%) SQL
6 20 (33.90%) SAN
7 19 (32.20%) Windows
8 17 (28.81%) HP
9 16 (27.12%) Oracle
10 15 (25.42%) AIX
10 15 (25.42%) Solaris
11 14 (23.73%) VMware
12 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
13 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (18.64%) XML
14 11 (18.64%) IBM
14 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
15 10 (16.95%) .NET
16 9 (15.25%) C#
16 9 (15.25%) C++
16 9 (15.25%) Perl
16 9 (15.25%) Eclipse
16 9 (15.25%) Banking
16 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
17 8 (13.56%) Subversion
17 8 (13.56%) SUSE

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.39%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.39%) CICS
5 2 (3.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) SAN
2 4 (6.78%) LAN
3 3 (5.08%) WAN
3 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) NAS
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.47%) Ingres
6 3 (5.08%) DB2
7 2 (3.39%) KDB
7 2 (3.39%) MySQL
8 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Eclipse
2 8 (13.56%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Administrator
3 7 (11.86%) Architect
3 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Designer
4 6 (10.17%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Designer
8 2 (3.39%) Test Architect
8 2 (3.39%) AIX Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) XML
2 10 (16.95%) .NET
3 8 (13.56%) HTML
4 7 (11.86%) Apache Camel
4 7 (11.86%) JSON
5 6 (10.17%) HTML5
5 6 (10.17%) JAAS
6 5 (8.47%) Middleware
7 3 (5.08%) CSS
7 3 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (5.08%) Spring
8 2 (3.39%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (3.39%) Web Services
9 1 (1.69%) DHTML
9 1 (1.69%) J2EE
9 1 (1.69%) JSP
9 1 (1.69%) SOAP
9 1 (1.69%) XSLT
9 1 (1.69%) JMS
9 1 (1.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.39%) Open Source
3 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Derivative
3 2 (3.39%) Equities
3 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 25 (42.37%) UNIX
3 19 (32.20%) Windows
4 15 (25.42%) AIX
4 15 (25.42%) Solaris
5 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.56%) SUSE
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.17%) HPUX
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.69%) Tru64
7 1 (1.69%) CentOS
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) ETL
1 7 (11.86%) SOA
2 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
2 6 (10.17%) Identity Management
3 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.08%) ITIL
5 2 (3.39%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Test Automation
5 2 (3.39%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Six Sigma
5 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.39%) Service Management
5 2 (3.39%) Migration
6 1 (1.69%) UML
6 1 (1.69%) ERP
6 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.25%) C#
4 9 (15.25%) C++
4 9 (15.25%) Perl
5 7 (11.86%) Python
6 5 (8.47%) C
7 3 (5.08%) Korn
7 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.39%) C-shell
9 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Veritas File System
5 2 (3.39%) vSphere
5 2 (3.39%) KVM
5 2 (3.39%) Cronacle
6 1 (1.69%) NFS
6 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.69%) Samba
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.39%) nmon
2 2 (3.39%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Red Hat
2 17 (28.81%) HP
3 16 (27.12%) Oracle
4 14 (23.73%) VMware
5 11 (18.64%) IBM
6 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.86%) JBoss
8 5 (8.47%) Veritas
9 3 (5.08%) Citrix
9 3 (5.08%) Sun
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) EMC
9 3 (5.08%) Symantec
10 2 (3.39%) Brocade
10 2 (3.39%) Intel
11 1 (1.69%) Sybase
11 1 (1.69%) NetApp
11 1 (1.69%) Cisco
11 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.69%) F5
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