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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / South East
Rank 85 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 172 179 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.40% 2.14% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.29% 8.59% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 120 78
Median daily rate £435 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.75 £37.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+217.46% -58.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £10.50 £30.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £15.75 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+217.46% -58.13%

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
1524 2085 2293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.30% 24.97% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 1215 1161
Median daily rate £371 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 185 180
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +11 71 £420 +5.00% 2
Berkshire -2 33 £500 +11.73% 5
Surrey +12 30 £413 -13.15% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 17 £380 +12.59%
Kent -1 10 £500 +4.16% 1
Oxfordshire -3 5 £469 +11.60% 1
West Sussex +1 2 £363 -0.68% 1
Middlesex +3 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 320 (100.00%) Linux
2 235 (73.44%) Red Hat
3 115 (35.94%) VMware
3 115 (35.94%) Security Cleared
4 98 (30.63%) SC Cleared
5 93 (29.06%) Windows
6 75 (23.44%) Unix
7 74 (23.13%) Oracle
8 70 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 65 (20.31%) Puppet
10 64 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 64 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 59 (18.44%) CentOS
12 58 (18.13%) SAN
13 54 (16.88%) Shell Script
13 54 (16.88%) Java
14 53 (16.56%) Apache
15 52 (16.25%) IBM
16 50 (15.63%) Tomcat
16 50 (15.63%) Python
17 48 (15.00%) TCP/IP
18 45 (14.06%) Git (software)
18 45 (14.06%) WebSphere
18 45 (14.06%) DevOps
19 44 (13.75%) JBoss
19 44 (13.75%) Perl
20 43 (13.44%) SQL
21 41 (12.81%) ITIL
21 41 (12.81%) Finance
22 38 (11.88%) Solaris

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 53 (16.56%) Apache
2 50 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 45 (14.06%) WebSphere
4 44 (13.75%) JBoss
5 28 (8.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (5.94%) Apache Geronimo
6 19 (5.94%) Apache TomEE
7 17 (5.31%) WebLogic
8 10 (3.13%) IIS
9 8 (2.50%) Drupal
10 6 (1.88%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.88%) Confluence
10 6 (1.88%) GemFire
10 6 (1.88%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.25%) nginx
11 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (4.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.19%) SAP hybris
3 4 (1.25%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.31%) assyst
5 1 (0.31%) Exstream
5 1 (0.31%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.00%) IaaS
2 13 (4.06%) SaaS
3 12 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.19%) GitHub
5 6 (1.88%) PaaS
6 5 (1.56%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (18.13%) SAN
2 48 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 30 (9.38%) SSL
4 29 (9.06%) SSH
5 25 (7.81%) Firewall
6 24 (7.50%) HTTP
7 23 (7.19%) DNS
8 21 (6.56%) FTP
9 15 (4.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (4.69%) LDAP
9 15 (4.69%) VPN
10 12 (3.75%) IPsec
10 12 (3.75%) NetScaler
11 11 (3.44%) NAS
12 10 (3.13%) ICMP
13 9 (2.81%) IP Telephony
14 8 (2.50%) Internet
15 7 (2.19%) iSCSI
15 7 (2.19%) LAN
15 7 (2.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 27 (8.44%) MySQL
3 22 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (5.94%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (4.38%) Big Data
6 14 (4.38%) DB2
6 14 (4.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (4.06%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (3.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (2.81%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (2.50%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.19%) IBM BigInsights
11 7 (2.19%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.88%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.88%) HBase
12 6 (1.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 45 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.31%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.06%) Eclipse
3 13 (4.06%) TeamCity
4 12 (3.75%) JIRA
4 12 (3.75%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (3.75%) Subversion
4 12 (3.75%) Vagrant
5 11 (3.44%) Gradle
5 11 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.88%) Artifactory
6 6 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.88%) JUnit
6 6 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (1.56%) Ant
8 4 (1.25%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.25%) Hudson
9 2 (0.63%) Checkstyle
9 2 (0.63%) Cobertura
9 2 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 41 (12.81%) Finance
2 22 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.56%) Marketing
4 14 (4.38%) Electronics
4 14 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.19%) Military
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 2 (0.63%) Banking
6 2 (0.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (17.50%) Administrator
2 39 (12.19%) Developer
3 33 (10.31%) Linux Administrator
3 33 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
3 33 (10.31%) Systems Administrator
4 30 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (8.44%) Architect
6 24 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (5.31%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.31%) Technical Leader
8 16 (5.00%) Consultant
9 15 (4.69%) Infrastructure Architect
10 14 (4.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 13 (4.06%) Unix Administrator
12 12 (3.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 12 (3.75%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (3.13%) AIX Engineer
13 10 (3.13%) Solaris Administrator
13 10 (3.13%) WebSphere Specialist
14 9 (2.81%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.63%) Middleware
2 28 (8.75%) CSS
2 28 (8.75%) HTML
3 22 (6.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 20 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
5 17 (5.31%) Spring
6 15 (4.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 14 (4.38%) JSON
8 13 (4.06%) jQuery
8 13 (4.06%) SAML
9 12 (3.75%) Ajax
10 10 (3.13%) JMS
10 10 (3.13%) LAMP
10 10 (3.13%) XML
11 9 (2.81%) SailPoint
11 9 (2.81%) Web Services
12 7 (2.19%) Kafka
13 6 (1.88%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (1.88%) Spark Streaming
13 6 (1.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.19%) Clustering
2 22 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (3.44%) Replication
4 11 (3.44%) Smart Meter
5 10 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.50%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.88%) EMC VNX
7 6 (1.88%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.56%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.94%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.94%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.94%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.63%) DataPower
11 2 (0.63%) HACMP
11 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 320 (100.00%) Linux
2 93 (29.06%) Windows
3 75 (23.44%) Unix
4 59 (18.44%) CentOS
5 38 (11.88%) Solaris
6 31 (9.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (7.50%) AIX
7 24 (7.50%) Windows Server
8 22 (6.88%) Ubuntu
9 18 (5.63%) Debian
10 13 (4.06%) Oracle Linux
11 12 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (2.50%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.56%) HPUX
14 3 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (14.06%) DevOps
2 41 (12.81%) ITIL
3 35 (10.94%) Open Source
4 33 (10.31%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (7.19%) Configuration Management
8 23 (7.19%) High Availability
9 20 (6.25%) Capacity Management
10 15 (4.69%) Analytics
10 15 (4.69%) Scrum
11 14 (4.38%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (4.38%) Programme Management
11 14 (4.38%) TDD
12 13 (4.06%) Prototyping
13 12 (3.75%) Service Management
14 11 (3.44%) Change Management
14 11 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (3.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 64 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 54 (16.88%) Java
2 54 (16.88%) Shell Script
3 50 (15.63%) Python
4 44 (13.75%) Perl
5 43 (13.44%) SQL
6 32 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.06%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.75%) Korn
9 9 (2.81%) Ruby
10 8 (2.50%) PHP
11 7 (2.19%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.56%) C#
12 5 (1.56%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.25%) C
14 2 (0.63%) C++
15 1 (0.31%) Scala
15 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (35.94%) Security Cleared
2 98 (30.63%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.31%) DV Cleared
4 15 (4.69%) Degree
5 13 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (3.75%) RHCSA
7 6 (1.88%) RHCE
8 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.25%) MCSE
10 3 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.94%) CISSP
10 3 (0.94%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.94%) GCIH
10 3 (0.94%) GIAC
11 2 (0.63%) CCNA
11 2 (0.63%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.63%) MCSD
12 1 (0.31%) CCNP
12 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.31%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.50%) SLA
3 7 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.94%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 70 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (10.00%) vSphere
3 27 (8.44%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (7.81%) Docker
4 25 (7.81%) vCloud
5 21 (6.56%) Active Directory
6 17 (5.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (4.06%) Hyper-V
7 13 (4.06%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (3.13%) NFS
9 9 (2.81%) Oracle Clusterware
9 9 (2.81%) Veritas File System
9 9 (2.81%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.81%) XenServer
10 7 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (1.88%) HDFS
12 4 (1.25%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.94%) Firmware
13 3 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 65 (20.31%) Puppet
2 32 (10.00%) Ansible
3 16 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 15 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (4.69%) SELinux
5 12 (3.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (3.44%) Nagios
6 11 (3.44%) SCCM
7 9 (2.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (2.50%) vRealize
8 8 (2.50%) ZABBIX
9 7 (2.19%) EMC Navisphere
10 6 (1.88%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.56%) Pingdom
11 5 (1.56%) SCOM
12 4 (1.25%) NetBackup
12 4 (1.25%) Terraform
12 4 (1.25%) vMotion
13 3 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 235 (73.44%) Red Hat
2 115 (35.94%) VMware
3 74 (23.13%) Oracle
4 64 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 52 (16.25%) IBM
6 27 (8.44%) Veritas
7 22 (6.88%) Cisco
7 22 (6.88%) SAP
8 21 (6.56%) Citrix
9 15 (4.69%) NetApp
10 13 (4.06%) Symantec
11 12 (3.75%) Brocade
11 12 (3.75%) Sun
12 11 (3.44%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.44%) HP
13 7 (2.19%) EMC
13 7 (2.19%) hybris
13 7 (2.19%) TIBCO
14 6 (1.88%) AppDynamics
14 6 (1.88%) Atlassian
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