The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 83 155 166
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 230 105 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.51% 1.12% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.37% 4.51% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 63 47
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £347 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £49.50 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.17 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.55% -16.65%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2217 2327 2245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.15% 24.93% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 1207 1109
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 225 223
Median hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Surrey +42 75 £450 +2.85% 9
Hampshire +47 68 £400 -5.88% 9
Berkshire +32 51 £450 +22.44% 10
Kent -14 9 £450 -12.19%
East Sussex - 8 £400 -
West Sussex - 7 £371 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 6 £350 -30.00% 3
Oxfordshire -6 6 £450 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 456 (100.00%) Linux
2 276 (60.53%) Red Hat
3 166 (36.40%) Unix
4 136 (29.82%) Windows
5 131 (28.73%) VMware
6 121 (26.54%) Oracle
7 114 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 102 (22.37%) Puppet
9 101 (22.15%) SC Cleared
10 95 (20.83%) Microsoft
11 93 (20.39%) Java
12 91 (19.96%) Python
13 90 (19.74%) DevOps
14 88 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 85 (18.64%) Active Directory
16 78 (17.11%) Windows Server
17 77 (16.89%) Shell Script
18 76 (16.67%) Solaris
18 76 (16.67%) Git (software)
19 73 (16.01%) Veritas
20 72 (15.79%) Configuration Management
21 70 (15.35%) SAN
21 70 (15.35%) SQL
22 69 (15.13%) Perl
22 69 (15.13%) IBM
23 67 (14.69%) Ansible
24 62 (13.60%) TCP/IP
24 62 (13.60%) MySQL
25 61 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
26 60 (13.16%) Tomcat

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 60 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 52 (11.40%) Apache
3 37 (8.11%) JBoss
4 34 (7.46%) WebLogic
5 28 (6.14%) IIS
5 28 (6.14%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (2.85%) Apache Solr
9 12 (2.63%) MS Exchange
10 11 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.75%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.54%) nginx
13 6 (1.32%) OpenStack
13 6 (1.32%) WebSphere Process Server
14 5 (1.10%) Node.js
14 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.66%) Confluence
16 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
16 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.19%) MS Office
3 8 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) assyst
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.61%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (1.75%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.75%) Google Tag Manager
5 7 (1.54%) IaaS
6 6 (1.32%) Office 365
6 6 (1.32%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.10%) SaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (15.35%) SAN
2 62 (13.60%) TCP/IP
3 54 (11.84%) Firewall
4 50 (10.96%) DNS
4 50 (10.96%) SSL
5 45 (9.87%) LDAP
6 38 (8.33%) DHCP
7 36 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
8 28 (6.14%) IPv6
9 25 (5.48%) HTTP
10 20 (4.39%) IPsec
11 17 (3.73%) NAS
12 16 (3.51%) Reverse Proxy
13 15 (3.29%) VPN
14 14 (3.07%) Internet
14 14 (3.07%) Intranet
14 14 (3.07%) IPv4
14 14 (3.07%) LAN
15 13 (2.85%) SSH
15 13 (2.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (13.60%) MySQL
2 45 (9.87%) SQL Server
3 32 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 22 (4.82%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 18 (3.95%) VLDB
8 13 (2.85%) Big Data
8 13 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (2.63%) OLTP
10 11 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (2.19%) DB2
11 10 (2.19%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.10%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 76 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 54 (11.84%) Jenkins
3 34 (7.46%) Subversion
4 29 (6.36%) Vagrant
5 25 (5.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 21 (4.61%) Maven
7 19 (4.17%) Eclipse
8 14 (3.07%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.10%) ClearCase
9 5 (1.10%) ClearQuest
9 5 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (1.10%) StarTeam
9 5 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.88%) JIRA
10 4 (0.88%) JMeter
10 4 (0.88%) JUnit
11 3 (0.66%) Log4j
11 3 (0.66%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.44%) FishEye
General
1 57 (12.50%) Finance
2 18 (3.95%) Retail
3 14 (3.07%) Banking
4 11 (2.41%) Marketing
5 8 (1.75%) Publishing
6 5 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.66%) Billing
7 3 (0.66%) Local Government
7 3 (0.66%) Military
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (21.93%) Administrator
2 58 (12.72%) Linux Engineer
3 53 (11.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 49 (10.75%) Systems Administrator
5 47 (10.31%) Unix Administrator
6 44 (9.65%) Support Engineer
7 43 (9.43%) Developer
7 43 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 38 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
9 36 (7.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 32 (7.02%) Security Engineer
11 27 (5.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 24 (5.26%) Java Developer
13 23 (5.04%) Architect
14 20 (4.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 19 (4.17%) Applications Support
15 19 (4.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
16 16 (3.51%) Applications Engineer
16 16 (3.51%) DBA
17 15 (3.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.28%) Middleware
2 44 (9.65%) XML
3 39 (8.55%) CSS
4 30 (6.58%) RESTful
5 28 (6.14%) HTML
6 25 (5.48%) Web Services
7 23 (5.04%) HTML5
8 20 (4.39%) Java EE
8 20 (4.39%) Spring
9 15 (3.29%) .NET
9 15 (3.29%) SAML
10 14 (3.07%) ELK Stack
10 14 (3.07%) JCE
10 14 (3.07%) JMS
10 14 (3.07%) JSON
11 13 (2.85%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (2.85%) Sensu
11 13 (2.85%) SOAP
12 12 (2.63%) LAMP
13 10 (2.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.72%) PKI
2 39 (8.55%) Cryptography
3 36 (7.89%) Clustering
4 35 (7.68%) Data Centre
5 29 (6.36%) Algorithms
6 26 (5.70%) HACMP
7 25 (5.48%) EMC VMAX
8 21 (4.61%) Computer Science
9 18 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (3.95%) Private Cloud
10 16 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (3.51%) EMC VNX
10 16 (3.51%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (2.19%) Public Cloud
12 10 (2.19%) Smart Meter
13 8 (1.75%) DataPower
14 7 (1.54%) Driving Licence
15 6 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 456 (100.00%) Linux
2 166 (36.40%) Unix
3 136 (29.82%) Windows
4 78 (17.11%) Windows Server
5 76 (16.67%) Solaris
6 56 (12.28%) AIX
7 52 (11.40%) CentOS
8 34 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (6.80%) Ubuntu
11 18 (3.95%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (2.63%) Windows 7
13 11 (2.41%) Mac OS X
14 10 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (1.97%) Windows 10
16 8 (1.75%) SUSE
17 7 (1.54%) Debian
18 4 (0.88%) VMS
19 2 (0.44%) Fedora
19 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (19.74%) DevOps
2 72 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 57 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (11.62%) ITIL
5 50 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (9.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 44 (9.65%) Migration
8 39 (8.55%) High Availability
9 30 (6.58%) Change Management
10 27 (5.92%) Problem Management
11 26 (5.70%) Integration Testing
12 22 (4.82%) Project Management
13 21 (4.61%) Load Balancing
13 21 (4.61%) Open Source
14 19 (4.17%) Workflow
15 18 (3.95%) Mentoring
16 17 (3.73%) Scrum
17 16 (3.51%) Identity Management
17 16 (3.51%) TDD
18 13 (2.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 93 (20.39%) Java
2 91 (19.96%) Python
3 77 (16.89%) Shell Script
4 70 (15.35%) SQL
5 69 (15.13%) Perl
6 47 (10.31%) Bash Shell
6 47 (10.31%) JavaScript
7 46 (10.09%) PowerShell
8 28 (6.14%) PHP
9 24 (5.26%) Ruby
10 18 (3.95%) VBScript
11 17 (3.73%) C
11 17 (3.73%) VB
12 11 (2.41%) C++
13 10 (2.19%) C#
13 10 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.97%) AWK
14 9 (1.97%) sed
15 6 (1.32%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 114 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 101 (22.15%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (4.61%) Degree
5 20 (4.39%) MCSE
6 17 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (3.29%) MCSA
8 13 (2.85%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.75%) RHCSA
10 6 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.32%) MCP
10 6 (1.32%) MCSD
11 4 (0.88%) CCNP
11 4 (0.88%) NCDA
11 4 (0.88%) NCIE
11 4 (0.88%) NCSA
11 4 (0.88%) RHCE
11 4 (0.88%) VCP5
12 3 (0.66%) CCNA
12 3 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.61%) SLA
2 13 (2.85%) FIPS 140-2
3 7 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.32%) QA
5 4 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 88 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (18.64%) Active Directory
3 42 (9.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 38 (8.33%) vSphere
5 29 (6.36%) Hyper-V
6 28 (6.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 25 (5.48%) GlusterFS
7 25 (5.48%) VMware ESX
8 17 (3.73%) Docker
9 15 (3.29%) NFS
10 11 (2.41%) Oracle Clusterware
11 10 (2.19%) Veritas File System
11 10 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.54%) XenApp
13 6 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (1.32%) vCloud
14 3 (0.66%) iptables
14 3 (0.66%) KVM
14 3 (0.66%) XenServer
15 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 102 (22.37%) Puppet
2 67 (14.69%) Ansible
3 41 (8.99%) NetBackup
4 35 (7.68%) Red Hat Satellite
5 29 (6.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 23 (5.04%) Oracle ZFS
7 22 (4.82%) SCCM
8 21 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (3.95%) Nagios
10 15 (3.29%) yum
11 14 (3.07%) Graphite
11 14 (3.07%) logstash
12 13 (2.85%) Terraform
13 12 (2.63%) SCOM
14 11 (2.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 10 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 9 (1.97%) SCVMM
16 9 (1.97%) Windows Intune
17 7 (1.54%) Kubernetes
18 6 (1.32%) Legato
Vendors
1 276 (60.53%) Red Hat
2 131 (28.73%) VMware
3 121 (26.54%) Oracle
4 95 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 73 (16.01%) Veritas
6 69 (15.13%) IBM
7 56 (12.28%) EMC
8 38 (8.33%) Cisco
9 33 (7.24%) Brocade
10 31 (6.80%) Sun
11 23 (5.04%) HP
11 23 (5.04%) StorageTek
12 21 (4.61%) Symantec
13 19 (4.17%) NetApp
14 14 (3.07%) Citrix
15 13 (2.85%) Google
16 10 (2.19%) Dell
16 10 (2.19%) F5
17 9 (1.97%) CheckPoint
17 9 (1.97%) RightScale
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