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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 69 112 84
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -28
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 78 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.68% 0.90% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 4.60% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 23
Median daily rate £394 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £230 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.93% -16.90%
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
811 565 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.88% 19.46% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 289 329
Median daily rate £355 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 39
Median hourly rate £36.75 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +27 40 £400 +10.34% 1
Glasgow +19 24 £378 -7.07% 3
Renfrewshire - 7 - -
West Lothian - 2 £388 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 117 (100.00%) Linux
2 78 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 61 (52.14%) Unix
4 46 (39.32%) Windows
4 46 (39.32%) AIX
5 37 (31.62%) Solaris
6 34 (29.06%) VMware
7 29 (24.79%) Perl
7 29 (24.79%) Oracle
8 27 (23.08%) Python
9 25 (21.37%) Java
9 25 (21.37%) IBM
9 25 (21.37%) Migration
10 24 (20.51%) SAN
10 24 (20.51%) DevOps
11 23 (19.66%) Finance
11 23 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (17.95%) SQL
13 21 (17.95%) HPUX
13 21 (17.95%) Windows Server
14 20 (17.09%) HP
15 18 (15.38%) Configuration Management
15 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
15 18 (15.38%) ITIL
16 17 (14.53%) Shell Script
16 17 (14.53%) Korn
17 16 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (13.68%) Change Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (11.97%) JBoss
2 12 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 11 (9.40%) Skype for Business
4 9 (7.69%) Apache
4 9 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.56%) IIS
8 3 (2.56%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.85%) Node.js
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.85%) SAS
10 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.85%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) SAN
2 11 (9.40%) DHCP
2 11 (9.40%) DNS
3 7 (5.98%) LDAP
4 6 (5.13%) HTTP
5 5 (4.27%) Firewall
5 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.42%) LAN
6 4 (3.42%) NAS
6 4 (3.42%) Skype
6 4 (3.42%) SSH
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.56%) Internet
7 3 (2.56%) SSL
7 3 (2.56%) VPN
7 3 (2.56%) WAN
8 2 (1.71%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.71%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.71%) VLAN
8 2 (1.71%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.27%) Informix
5 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.56%) DB2
6 3 (2.56%) MySQL
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.71%) Big Data
7 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) HBase
8 1 (0.85%) Impala
8 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.98%) Subversion
3 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.27%) Maven
5 4 (3.42%) Ant
5 4 (3.42%) MSBuild
5 4 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.85%) Artifactory
General
1 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Law
4 4 (3.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Administrator
2 19 (16.24%) Unix Administrator
3 14 (11.97%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (11.11%) Consultant
4 13 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 11 (9.40%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (9.40%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Build Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Build Automation Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Linux Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Monitoring Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Unix Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.55%) Regular Expression
2 9 (7.69%) Middleware
3 5 (4.27%) Web Services
4 4 (3.42%) Java EE
5 3 (2.56%) LAMP
6 2 (1.71%) RESTful
6 2 (1.71%) SAML
7 1 (0.85%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.85%) J2EE
7 1 (0.85%) JSON
7 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.85%) SOAP
7 1 (0.85%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Clustering
1 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (8.55%) Private Cloud
2 8 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.98%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.71%) DataPower
5 2 (1.71%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.71%) Replication
5 2 (1.71%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (52.14%) Unix
3 46 (39.32%) AIX
3 46 (39.32%) Windows
4 37 (31.62%) Solaris
5 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (17.95%) HPUX
6 21 (17.95%) Windows Server
7 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (8.55%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.56%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.71%) CentOS
12 1 (0.85%) Fedora
12 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) Migration
2 24 (20.51%) DevOps
3 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 18 (15.38%) ITIL
5 16 (13.68%) Change Management
5 16 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (11.11%) Release Management
7 11 (9.40%) Service Management
8 10 (8.55%) Build Automation
8 10 (8.55%) High Availability
9 7 (5.98%) Patch Management
10 6 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (4.27%) Kanban
11 5 (4.27%) Open Source
11 5 (4.27%) Security Architecture
11 5 (4.27%) Server Building
12 4 (3.42%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (3.42%) Re-Platforming
13 3 (2.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.79%) Perl
2 27 (23.08%) Python
3 25 (21.37%) Java
4 21 (17.95%) SQL
5 17 (14.53%) Korn
5 17 (14.53%) Shell Script
6 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
7 14 (11.97%) Bourne shell
8 10 (8.55%) VBScript
9 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.13%) Ruby
11 4 (3.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.84%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) CCNP
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.69%) SRDF
4 8 (6.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.13%) vSphere
7 4 (3.42%) Docker
7 4 (3.42%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.42%) XenApp
7 4 (3.42%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.56%) Firmware
8 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.56%) RHEV
8 3 (2.56%) vCloud
9 2 (1.71%) HDFS
9 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.85%) KVM
10 1 (0.85%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (8.55%) Netcool
2 10 (8.55%) SCOM
2 10 (8.55%) Tivoli
3 9 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 8 (6.84%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (6.84%) Puppet
5 7 (5.98%) Ansible
5 7 (5.98%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.56%) vMotion
7 3 (2.56%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.71%) SCCM
9 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.85%) Nagios
9 1 (0.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 78 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 34 (29.06%) VMware
3 29 (24.79%) Oracle
4 25 (21.37%) IBM
5 20 (17.09%) HP
6 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 15 (12.82%) Veritas
8 13 (11.11%) Citrix
9 9 (7.69%) CA
10 8 (6.84%) Cisco
11 7 (5.98%) EMC
12 5 (4.27%) Sun
13 4 (3.42%) Splunk
14 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
14 3 (2.56%) Dell
14 3 (2.56%) SAP
15 2 (1.71%) F5
15 2 (1.71%) ForgeRock
15 2 (1.71%) PlateSpin
16 1 (0.85%) Cloudera