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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 156 136 125
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 111 108 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.16% 1.18% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.81% 4.91% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 49 72
Average daily rate
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£450 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £204 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £46.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +131.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.09 £46.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-26.30% +28.47%
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
2308 2199 2084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.16% 23.97% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1070 1048
Average daily rate £363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 203 265
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
Surrey +18 25 £413 -2.94% 3
Oxfordshire -1 24 £458 +30.71% 3
Hampshire -15 19 £400 -5.88% 5
Berkshire -2 18 £394 -6.25% 7
Buckinghamshire -6 15 - -
Middlesex +2 3 £338 -32.50%
West Sussex -21 3 £220 -
Kent -9 2 £531 +28.78%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 196 (96.08%) Linux
2 181 (88.73%) Red Hat
3 80 (39.22%) Oracle
4 77 (37.75%) UNIX
5 63 (30.88%) VMware
6 54 (26.47%) Windows
7 53 (25.98%) SAN
7 53 (25.98%) Puppet
8 48 (23.53%) Shell Script
9 45 (22.06%) Solaris
10 43 (21.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (18.63%) DevOps
11 38 (18.63%) Python
12 36 (17.65%) Perl
12 36 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
13 34 (16.67%) AIX
14 33 (16.18%) Web Services
14 33 (16.18%) Security Cleared
15 30 (14.71%) TCP/IP
15 30 (14.71%) IBM
16 29 (14.22%) Bash Shell
17 28 (13.73%) Data Centre
17 28 (13.73%) Sun
17 28 (13.73%) Veritas
18 27 (13.24%) Clustering
18 27 (13.24%) Finance
19 26 (12.75%) PKI
19 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
19 26 (12.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
20 24 (11.76%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (10.78%) Apache
2 18 (8.82%) Confluence
3 12 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.39%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.41%) JBoss
5 9 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.94%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.94%) IIS
6 6 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.98%) Liferay
8 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.49%) FileNet
9 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.43%) MS Office
3 6 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.90%) Maximo
2 3 (1.47%) Endur
3 2 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (10.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.96%) Office 365
4 4 (1.96%) IaaS
5 3 (1.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (25.98%) SAN
2 30 (14.71%) TCP/IP
3 24 (11.76%) DNS
3 24 (11.76%) Network Security
4 21 (10.29%) Firewall
5 17 (8.33%) LDAP
6 15 (7.35%) IPsec
7 12 (5.88%) Internet
7 12 (5.88%) NAS
8 11 (5.39%) Radio Access Network
8 11 (5.39%) SSH
9 10 (4.90%) DHCP
9 10 (4.90%) HTTP
10 9 (4.41%) FTP
10 9 (4.41%) LTE
10 9 (4.41%) 4G
11 7 (3.43%) 3GPP
11 7 (3.43%) SSL
11 7 (3.43%) 3G
12 5 (2.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.78%) Oracle Database
2 15 (7.35%) MySQL
3 12 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.39%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.90%) RDBMS
6 9 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.45%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.45%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (1.96%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.96%) Big Data
9 4 (1.96%) OLTP
10 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.49%) WhereScape RED
12 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (8.82%) JIRA
2 11 (5.39%) Subversion
2 11 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.96%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.96%) Hudson
4 4 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.96%) Ant
4 4 (1.96%) JUnit
4 4 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.96%) Gradle
4 4 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 27 (13.24%) Finance
2 17 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.35%) Banking
4 8 (3.92%) Electronics
5 5 (2.45%) Publishing
6 3 (1.47%) Retail
6 3 (1.47%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (24.51%) Administrator
2 43 (21.08%) Systems Administrator
3 35 (17.16%) Linux Administrator
4 26 (12.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 20 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (9.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.35%) UNIX Administrator
8 13 (6.37%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.88%) DBA
10 10 (4.90%) Analyst
10 10 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.43%) Consultant
12 7 (3.43%) AIX Administrator
12 7 (3.43%) UNIX Engineer
13 6 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 6 (2.94%) Server Engineer
13 6 (2.94%) Architect
14 5 (2.45%) Developer
14 5 (2.45%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.18%) Web Services
2 8 (3.92%) Middleware
3 6 (2.94%) J2EE
4 4 (1.96%) EJB
4 4 (1.96%) Java EE
4 4 (1.96%) JSON
4 4 (1.96%) XML
4 4 (1.96%) JMS
5 2 (0.98%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.98%) HTML
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 1 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.49%) MCollective
6 1 (0.49%) SOAP
6 1 (0.49%) YAML
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 27 (13.24%) Clustering
3 26 (12.75%) PKI
4 23 (11.27%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (7.35%) HACMP
6 13 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (5.39%) Management Information System
8 10 (4.90%) Client/Server
9 9 (4.41%) Computer Science
10 7 (3.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (2.94%) Public Cloud
11 6 (2.94%) DataPower
12 4 (1.96%) LPAR
12 4 (1.96%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.98%) CMDB
13 2 (0.98%) Ontologies
13 2 (0.98%) Smart Meter
14 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 196 (96.08%) Linux
2 77 (37.75%) UNIX
3 54 (26.47%) Windows
4 45 (22.06%) Solaris
5 34 (16.67%) AIX
6 21 (10.29%) CentOS
7 14 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.90%) Fedora
9 9 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.45%) VMS
11 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.47%) SUSE
11 3 (1.47%) HPUX
11 3 (1.47%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.63%) DevOps
2 23 (11.27%) Migration
3 22 (10.78%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 17 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (5.88%) Change Management
7 11 (5.39%) ITIL
8 10 (4.90%) Project Management
8 10 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (4.90%) Load Balancing
8 10 (4.90%) Performance Analysis
9 9 (4.41%) Capacity Management
9 9 (4.41%) Open Source
10 8 (3.92%) Scrum
10 8 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.43%) Service Delivery
12 6 (2.94%) Mentoring
13 5 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (2.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (23.53%) Shell Script
2 38 (18.63%) Python
3 36 (17.65%) Perl
4 29 (14.22%) Bash Shell
5 23 (11.27%) SQL
6 18 (8.82%) Java
7 15 (7.35%) Korn
8 13 (6.37%) PHP
9 8 (3.92%) Ruby
10 6 (2.94%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.96%) Jython
11 4 (1.96%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.96%) C#
12 3 (1.47%) AWK
12 3 (1.47%) sed
13 2 (0.98%) VBScript
14 1 (0.49%) C++
14 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 12 (5.88%) Degree
4 6 (2.94%) MCSE
4 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.96%) MCP
5 4 (1.96%) MCSA
6 2 (0.98%) CCNA
6 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.98%) VCP4
7 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.49%) HND
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (21.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (12.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 18 (8.82%) Active Directory
4 13 (6.37%) vSphere
5 12 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 11 (5.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 11 (5.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 11 (5.39%) Oracle Clusterware
7 10 (4.90%) NFS
7 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (4.41%) Veritas File System
9 6 (2.94%) Postfix
10 4 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (1.47%) Hyper-V
11 3 (1.47%) Docker
11 3 (1.47%) GPFS
12 2 (0.98%) vCloud
12 2 (0.98%) UAG
12 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 53 (25.98%) Puppet
2 24 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (9.31%) NetBackup
4 14 (6.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (6.37%) Tivoli
6 9 (4.41%) Control-M
6 9 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (3.92%) Nagios
8 7 (3.43%) SCCM
8 7 (3.43%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.45%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (2.45%) Icinga
9 5 (2.45%) Cacti
10 4 (1.96%) Data Guard
10 4 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (1.96%) OpenView
11 2 (0.98%) OPNET
11 2 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.98%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 2 (0.98%) vMotion
Vendors
1 181 (88.73%) Red Hat
2 80 (39.22%) Oracle
3 63 (30.88%) VMware
4 30 (14.71%) IBM
5 28 (13.73%) Sun
5 28 (13.73%) Veritas
6 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
7 21 (10.29%) Symantec
8 20 (9.80%) HP
9 16 (7.84%) EMC
10 14 (6.86%) Dell
11 13 (6.37%) Cisco
12 10 (4.90%) 3PAR
13 8 (3.92%) NetApp
14 7 (3.43%) CommVault
15 6 (2.94%) F5
16 5 (2.45%) SolarWinds
16 5 (2.45%) Informatica
16 5 (2.45%) Citrix
16 5 (2.45%) Juniper
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