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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 87 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 36 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.64% 1.24% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.86% 6.93% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 18
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% -64.00%
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
525 577 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.90% 17.87% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 296 306
Median daily rate £310 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.90% +14.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Glasgow +17 19 £425 +25.92% 1
Stirling - 7 - -
Edinburgh -3 5 £438 +12.90% 1
Renfrewshire - 3 £288 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £400 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 67 (60.36%) Red Hat
3 58 (52.25%) Unix
4 52 (46.85%) AIX
5 47 (42.34%) Java
6 40 (36.04%) Windows
7 38 (34.23%) IBM
8 33 (29.73%) Solaris
9 32 (28.83%) Finance
10 29 (26.13%) VMware
11 28 (25.23%) Shell Script
12 25 (22.52%) HPUX
13 22 (19.82%) Perl
14 21 (18.92%) Oracle
14 21 (18.92%) EMC
14 21 (18.92%) SAN
14 21 (18.92%) HP
14 21 (18.92%) PowerShell
15 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (18.02%) ITIL
15 20 (18.02%) Python
16 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (17.12%) Korn
17 18 (16.22%) Configuration Management
18 17 (15.32%) Migration
18 17 (15.32%) SQL
18 17 (15.32%) VBScript
18 17 (15.32%) DevOps
19 16 (14.41%) Bourne shell

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 15 (13.51%) JBoss
1 15 (13.51%) WebSphere
2 13 (11.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (10.81%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (7.21%) Apache
4 8 (7.21%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (6.31%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.60%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.70%) IIS
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.90%) CMS
9 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) PaaS
3 2 (1.80%) Bluemix
3 2 (1.80%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.80%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) SAN
2 11 (9.91%) HTTP
3 10 (9.01%) SSL
4 7 (6.31%) HTTPS
5 6 (5.41%) Firewall
5 6 (5.41%) Internet
6 5 (4.50%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.60%) DNS
8 3 (2.70%) DHCP
8 3 (2.70%) NAS
8 3 (2.70%) VPN
9 2 (1.80%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.80%) SSH
10 1 (0.90%) LAN
10 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) ObjectStore
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.70%) DB2
5 2 (1.80%) MySQL
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.90%) Big Data
6 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.90%) HBase
6 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.31%) Selenium
4 5 (4.50%) Subversion
5 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.70%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.90%) Ant
7 1 (0.90%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.90%) Hudson
7 1 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 32 (28.83%) Finance
2 15 (13.51%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Law
3 4 (3.60%) Legal
4 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (14.41%) Administrator
2 12 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (9.91%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (8.11%) Consultant
4 9 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (8.11%) Monitoring Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Build Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Designer
6 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Designer
7 6 (5.41%) Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Build Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.50%) Linux Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Monitoring Specialist
8 5 (4.50%) Unix Developer
9 4 (3.60%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) J2EE
2 12 (10.81%) Regular Expression
3 5 (4.50%) Java EE
3 5 (4.50%) Middleware
4 4 (3.60%) Web Services
5 2 (1.80%) REST
5 2 (1.80%) SAML
6 1 (0.90%) CSS
6 1 (0.90%) LAMP
6 1 (0.90%) Node.js
6 1 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.90%) RESTful
6 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.01%) Clustering
3 9 (8.11%) DataPower
4 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.50%) EMC VNX
5 5 (4.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) CMDB
7 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 58 (52.25%) Unix
3 52 (46.85%) AIX
4 40 (36.04%) Windows
5 33 (29.73%) Solaris
6 25 (22.52%) HPUX
7 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (11.71%) Windows Server
9 13 (11.71%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.70%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.02%) ITIL
2 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 17 (15.32%) DevOps
4 17 (15.32%) Migration
5 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (13.51%) Service Management
6 14 (12.61%) Release Management
7 10 (9.01%) Build Automation
7 10 (9.01%) Change Management
8 9 (8.11%) High Availability
9 8 (7.21%) Software Testing
10 7 (6.31%) Information Security
11 6 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (4.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (4.50%) Scrum
12 5 (4.50%) Security Architecture
13 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (3.60%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) Java
2 28 (25.23%) Shell Script
3 22 (19.82%) Perl
4 21 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 20 (18.02%) Python
6 19 (17.12%) Korn
7 17 (15.32%) SQL
7 17 (15.32%) VBScript
8 16 (14.41%) Bourne shell
9 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.60%) C#
10 4 (3.60%) Ruby
11 3 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.01%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) VCAP
4 5 (4.50%) VCP6
4 5 (4.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.80%) CISSP
5 2 (1.80%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) SANS
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.11%) Docker
3 7 (6.31%) vSphere
4 6 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.41%) SRDF
5 5 (4.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (3.60%) vCloud
7 3 (2.70%) RHEV
7 3 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.90%) Firmware
9 1 (0.90%) KVM
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.90%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.90%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) EMC NetWorker
1 12 (10.81%) Netcool
1 12 (10.81%) SCOM
1 12 (10.81%) Tivoli
2 11 (9.91%) Ansible
3 10 (9.01%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.41%) Puppet
4 6 (5.41%) vRealize
5 4 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.60%) SCCM
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.80%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.80%) Nagios
7 2 (1.80%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.90%) vMotion
Vendors
1 67 (60.36%) Red Hat
2 38 (34.23%) IBM
3 29 (26.13%) VMware
4 21 (18.92%) EMC
4 21 (18.92%) HP
4 21 (18.92%) Oracle
5 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.81%) Cisco
7 11 (9.91%) CA
8 7 (6.31%) F5
9 6 (5.41%) Veritas
10 5 (4.50%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.50%) Symantec
11 4 (3.60%) Citrix
12 3 (2.70%) Splunk
13 2 (1.80%) Brocade
13 2 (1.80%) Cyber-Ark
13 2 (1.80%) Dell
13 2 (1.80%) PlateSpin
14 1 (0.90%) Sun