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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 97 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 28 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 1.02% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.77% 4.22% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
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£381 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £303 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.09 £36.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-14.24% +2.11%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

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
587 593 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.05% 24.23% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 248 249
Average daily rate £320 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 18
Average hourly rate £26.25 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.50 £20.60 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 14 £400 +10.34% 1
Glasgow -4 7 £400 +9.58%
West Lothian - - - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 62 (74.70%) Linux
2 61 (73.49%) Red Hat
3 36 (43.37%) UNIX
4 34 (40.96%) Oracle
5 33 (39.76%) JBoss
6 30 (36.14%) VMware
7 27 (32.53%) Windows
8 23 (27.71%) Finance
9 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (25.30%) Solaris
11 20 (24.10%) SAN
12 19 (22.89%) EMC
12 19 (22.89%) LDAP
13 17 (20.48%) Apache
13 17 (20.48%) Java
14 16 (19.28%) SQL
14 16 (19.28%) Tomcat
14 16 (19.28%) Oracle Database
15 14 (16.87%) Banking
16 13 (15.66%) ITIL
16 13 (15.66%) AIX
17 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
17 12 (14.46%) Middleware
18 11 (13.25%) HPUX
18 11 (13.25%) Perl
19 10 (12.05%) IBM
19 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
19 10 (12.05%) HP
19 10 (12.05%) Change Management
19 10 (12.05%) Veritas

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (39.76%) JBoss
2 17 (20.48%) Apache
3 16 (19.28%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.82%) IIS
5 4 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.61%) SAS
6 3 (3.61%) ColdFusion
6 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.20%) Confluence
7 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.10%) SAN
2 19 (22.89%) LDAP
3 9 (10.84%) DNS
4 8 (9.64%) Firewall
5 6 (7.23%) DHCP
6 3 (3.61%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.61%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (2.41%) NAS
7 2 (2.41%) SSH
7 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.41%) VPN
7 2 (2.41%) LAN
7 2 (2.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.61%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.20%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Maven
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) Gradle
4 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 14 (16.87%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (49.40%) Administrator
2 30 (36.14%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (14.46%) UNIX Administrator
4 11 (13.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (13.25%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (12.05%) Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.23%) Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Designer
9 3 (3.61%) UNIX Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Senior UNIX Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SAS Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Development Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) Middleware
2 5 (6.02%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) Web Services
3 3 (3.61%) JSON
3 3 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.61%) Apache Camel
4 2 (2.41%) WPF
4 2 (2.41%) HTML5
4 2 (2.41%) HTML
4 2 (2.41%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.20%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.43%) Clustering
3 5 (6.02%) Open Source
4 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.61%) iSeries
5 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 62 (74.70%) Linux
2 36 (43.37%) UNIX
3 27 (32.53%) Windows
4 21 (25.30%) Solaris
5 13 (15.66%) AIX
6 11 (13.25%) HPUX
7 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.61%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Tru64
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.66%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Change Management
3 9 (10.84%) Migration
4 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.43%) DevOps
5 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (7.23%) SOA
6 4 (4.82%) Data Security
6 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Supplier Management
6 4 (4.82%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.61%) Release Management
7 3 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.61%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.61%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.61%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (3.61%) Analytics
7 3 (3.61%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.61%) ETL
7 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) Java
2 16 (19.28%) SQL
3 11 (13.25%) Perl
4 4 (4.82%) Python
4 4 (4.82%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) C++
5 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) Ruby
6 1 (1.20%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) RHCE
2 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) MCSE
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.82%) Degree
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (4.82%) vSphere
6 3 (3.61%) KVM
6 3 (3.61%) RHEV
7 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.20%) vCloud
8 1 (1.20%) SRDF
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.02%) Puppet
3 4 (4.82%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (3.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (2.41%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.41%) Ansible
6 1 (1.20%) SELinux
6 1 (1.20%) Legato
6 1 (1.20%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 61 (73.49%) Red Hat
2 34 (40.96%) Oracle
3 30 (36.14%) VMware
4 19 (22.89%) EMC
5 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.05%) HP
6 10 (12.05%) IBM
6 10 (12.05%) Veritas
7 7 (8.43%) NetApp
8 5 (6.02%) Cisco
9 4 (4.82%) F5
10 3 (3.61%) ForgeRock
10 3 (3.61%) Teradata
10 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.61%) Citrix
10 3 (3.61%) BMC
11 2 (2.41%) Symantec
12 1 (1.20%) Brocade
12 1 (1.20%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.20%) Dell
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