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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 81 164 147
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 227 110 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.57% 1.15% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.51% 4.78% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 67 49
Median daily rate £438 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £311 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.09 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-41.32% -19.80%
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
2160 2301 2207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.48% 24.10% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 1242 1073
Median daily rate £375 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £220 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 242 204
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.91 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.03% +9.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Hampshire +66 97 £425 +6.25% 7
Berkshire +30 53 £484 +22.85% 6
Surrey +15 49 £450 +9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 16 £275 - 2
Oxfordshire -14 4 £425 -7.10%
East Sussex - 4 £400 - 3
Kent +7 2 £475 -10.58%
West Sussex -9 2 £368 +67.32%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 465 (100.00%) Linux
2 283 (60.86%) Red Hat
3 151 (32.47%) Unix
4 140 (30.11%) VMware
5 129 (27.74%) Security Cleared
6 128 (27.53%) Oracle
7 121 (26.02%) Windows
8 112 (24.09%) SC Cleared
9 94 (20.22%) Java
10 89 (19.14%) DevOps
11 87 (18.71%) Microsoft
12 84 (18.06%) Puppet
13 83 (17.85%) Python
14 80 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 79 (16.99%) Solaris
16 78 (16.77%) Tomcat
17 76 (16.34%) SQL
17 76 (16.34%) SAN
18 73 (15.70%) IBM
18 73 (15.70%) Git (software)
19 67 (14.41%) Shell Script
20 66 (14.19%) Perl
21 64 (13.76%) SSL
21 64 (13.76%) Veritas
22 63 (13.55%) MySQL
22 63 (13.55%) Configuration Management
23 62 (13.33%) Ansible
24 60 (12.90%) XML
24 60 (12.90%) ITIL
24 60 (12.90%) EMC

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 78 (16.77%) Tomcat
2 59 (12.69%) Apache
3 39 (8.39%) WebLogic
4 28 (6.02%) WebSphere
5 27 (5.81%) JBoss
6 18 (3.87%) IIS
7 15 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.51%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.51%) nginx
8 7 (1.51%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.08%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.86%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.43%) Confluence
12 2 (0.43%) GemFire
12 2 (0.43%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 21 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.72%) MS Office
3 5 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) assyst
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.72%) IaaS
5 7 (1.51%) SaaS
6 6 (1.29%) OpenShift
6 6 (1.29%) PaaS
7 4 (0.86%) Office 365
8 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.43%) GitHub
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 76 (16.34%) SAN
2 64 (13.76%) SSL
3 56 (12.04%) TCP/IP
4 40 (8.60%) Firewall
5 37 (7.96%) DNS
6 36 (7.74%) Fibre Channel
7 35 (7.53%) LDAP
8 31 (6.67%) IPv6
9 30 (6.45%) DHCP
10 23 (4.95%) IPsec
11 22 (4.73%) NAS
11 22 (4.73%) VPN
12 21 (4.52%) HTTP
13 16 (3.44%) Internet
14 13 (2.80%) Reverse Proxy
15 12 (2.58%) BGP
16 11 (2.37%) IPv4
16 11 (2.37%) SSH
17 10 (2.15%) Software-Defined Networking
18 9 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (13.55%) MySQL
2 38 (8.17%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (8.17%) SQL Server
3 36 (7.74%) Oracle Database
4 24 (5.16%) NoSQL
5 16 (3.44%) VLDB
6 14 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.01%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.80%) OLTP
8 11 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (1.94%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (1.51%) Big Data
11 7 (1.51%) DB2
11 7 (1.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 73 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 57 (12.26%) Jenkins
3 36 (7.74%) Vagrant
4 35 (7.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 32 (6.88%) Subversion
6 20 (4.30%) Eclipse
6 20 (4.30%) Maven
7 13 (2.80%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.37%) PHPUnit
9 9 (1.94%) Log4j
10 7 (1.51%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (1.29%) StarTeam
11 6 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.08%) JMeter
13 4 (0.86%) JUnit
14 2 (0.43%) Gradle
14 2 (0.43%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.43%) JIRA
15 1 (0.22%) GitLab
15 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
General
1 50 (10.75%) Finance
2 18 (3.87%) Retail
3 15 (3.23%) Banking
4 12 (2.58%) Marketing
5 8 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.86%) Military
8 3 (0.65%) Local Government
9 2 (0.43%) Electronics
9 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 89 (19.14%) Administrator
2 53 (11.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 49 (10.54%) Systems Administrator
4 48 (10.32%) Linux Engineer
5 44 (9.46%) Developer
6 41 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
7 37 (7.96%) Support Engineer
8 36 (7.74%) Linux Administrator
9 34 (7.31%) Architect
10 27 (5.81%) Applications Support
11 26 (5.59%) Java Developer
12 25 (5.38%) Linux Support
12 25 (5.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 21 (4.52%) Linux Specialist
13 21 (4.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 21 (4.52%) Security Engineer
14 20 (4.30%) Consultant
15 18 (3.87%) Technical Leader
16 17 (3.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (12.90%) XML
2 58 (12.47%) Middleware
3 35 (7.53%) JSON
4 32 (6.88%) CSS
5 25 (5.38%) JMS
6 24 (5.16%) RabbitMQ
7 23 (4.95%) HTML
8 20 (4.30%) LAMP
9 19 (4.09%) jQuery
9 19 (4.09%) Spring
10 18 (3.87%) Java EE
11 17 (3.66%) SOAP
12 15 (3.23%) .NET
12 15 (3.23%) JCE
12 15 (3.23%) REST
13 14 (3.01%) HTML5
13 14 (3.01%) J2SE
13 14 (3.01%) SAML
14 12 (2.58%) Web Services
15 11 (2.37%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.54%) PKI
2 38 (8.17%) Cryptography
3 34 (7.31%) Data Centre
4 32 (6.88%) Clustering
5 30 (6.45%) Private Cloud
6 28 (6.02%) Algorithms
7 22 (4.73%) EMC VMAX
8 21 (4.52%) Computer Science
9 18 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (3.87%) EMC VNX
9 18 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (3.66%) Smart Meter
11 12 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (2.37%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.94%) HACMP
13 9 (1.94%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.94%) VCE vBlock
14 8 (1.72%) Virtual Team
15 5 (1.08%) Driving Licence
15 5 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 465 (100.00%) Linux
2 151 (32.47%) Unix
3 121 (26.02%) Windows
4 79 (16.99%) Solaris
5 55 (11.83%) CentOS
5 55 (11.83%) Windows Server
6 47 (10.11%) AIX
7 26 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (4.73%) Ubuntu
9 20 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
11 13 (2.80%) Windows 7
12 10 (2.15%) Windows 10
13 7 (1.51%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.51%) SUSE
14 5 (1.08%) Debian
15 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.65%) Fedora
16 3 (0.65%) VMS
17 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (19.14%) DevOps
2 63 (13.55%) Configuration Management
3 60 (12.90%) ITIL
4 57 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (9.46%) High Availability
6 34 (7.31%) Migration
7 27 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (4.95%) Open Source
9 22 (4.73%) Integration Testing
10 21 (4.52%) Change Management
10 21 (4.52%) Project Management
11 20 (4.30%) Scrum
12 18 (3.87%) Service Delivery
13 15 (3.23%) Load Balancing
13 15 (3.23%) Mentoring
13 15 (3.23%) Problem Management
13 15 (3.23%) Workflow
14 14 (3.01%) Performance Monitoring
15 12 (2.58%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 94 (20.22%) Java
2 83 (17.85%) Python
3 76 (16.34%) SQL
4 67 (14.41%) Shell Script
5 66 (14.19%) Perl
6 52 (11.18%) Bash Shell
7 47 (10.11%) PowerShell
8 40 (8.60%) JavaScript
9 30 (6.45%) PHP
10 19 (4.09%) VBScript
11 18 (3.87%) VB
12 17 (3.66%) C
12 17 (3.66%) Ruby
13 13 (2.80%) C++
14 10 (2.15%) C#
14 10 (2.15%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.72%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.29%) Bourne shell
17 4 (0.86%) Korn
18 1 (0.22%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 129 (27.74%) Security Cleared
2 112 (24.09%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.38%) Degree
4 21 (4.52%) DV Cleared
5 16 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (3.01%) MCSE
7 13 (2.80%) CCNP
7 13 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.80%) RHCE
8 12 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.15%) MCSA
10 6 (1.29%) MCSD
11 4 (0.86%) MCP
11 4 (0.86%) NCDA
11 4 (0.86%) NCIE
11 4 (0.86%) NCSA
11 4 (0.86%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.65%) RHCT
13 2 (0.43%) GCIH
13 2 (0.43%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.09%) QA
2 11 (2.37%) FIPS 140-2
3 9 (1.94%) SLA
4 4 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (12.47%) Active Directory
3 44 (9.46%) vSphere
4 39 (8.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 23 (4.95%) Docker
5 23 (4.95%) GlusterFS
5 23 (4.95%) Hyper-V
6 17 (3.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 16 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (3.23%) VMware ESX
9 14 (3.01%) vCloud
10 12 (2.58%) KVM
10 12 (2.58%) NFS
11 10 (2.15%) Oracle Clusterware
12 9 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (1.29%) Veritas File System
14 6 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.86%) XenApp
16 3 (0.65%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 84 (18.06%) Puppet
2 62 (13.33%) Ansible
3 41 (8.82%) NetBackup
4 33 (7.10%) Red Hat Satellite
5 25 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (5.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 21 (4.52%) Oracle ZFS
7 15 (3.23%) Nagios
8 12 (2.58%) EMC NetWorker
8 12 (2.58%) SCCM
9 11 (2.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 10 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 9 (1.94%) yum
12 7 (1.51%) Kubernetes
12 7 (1.51%) Tivoli
12 7 (1.51%) ZABBIX
13 6 (1.29%) Legato
14 5 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
14 5 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
15 3 (0.65%) Cacti
Vendors
1 283 (60.86%) Red Hat
2 140 (30.11%) VMware
3 128 (27.53%) Oracle
4 87 (18.71%) Microsoft
5 73 (15.70%) IBM
6 64 (13.76%) Veritas
7 60 (12.90%) EMC
8 39 (8.39%) Cisco
9 33 (7.10%) Brocade
10 32 (6.88%) HP
11 29 (6.24%) Sun
12 21 (4.52%) StorageTek
13 15 (3.23%) NetApp
14 14 (3.01%) Citrix
14 14 (3.01%) Symantec
15 10 (2.15%) CheckPoint
16 9 (1.94%) F5
17 8 (1.72%) Juniper
18 7 (1.51%) Dell
19 6 (1.29%) Borland
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