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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 83 149 159
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 219 121 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.48% 1.28% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 5.05% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 73 53
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 £325 £328 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £341
% change year-on-year
- +17.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £51.00 £39.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +7.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.37%
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
2191 2396 2281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.85% 25.39% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1260 1122
Median daily rate £384 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 247 209
Median hourly rate £21.50 £16.83 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.78% +6.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +46 76 £400 -4.47% 8
Surrey +38 64 £450 +2.85% 5
Berkshire +12 38 £475 +15.15% 5
Buckinghamshire +18 15 £275 -
Kent +6 7 £450 -12.19%
West Sussex -13 7 £365 +65.90%
East Sussex - 7 £400 -
Oxfordshire -13 4 £450 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 446 (100.00%) Linux
2 276 (61.88%) Red Hat
3 163 (36.55%) Unix
4 126 (28.25%) Oracle
5 122 (27.35%) VMware
6 120 (26.91%) Windows
7 114 (25.56%) Security Cleared
8 101 (22.65%) SC Cleared
9 94 (21.08%) Python
10 89 (19.96%) Puppet
11 85 (19.06%) Microsoft
12 83 (18.61%) Java
13 81 (18.16%) SAN
14 80 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 79 (17.71%) DevOps
16 78 (17.49%) Solaris
17 77 (17.26%) Veritas
18 72 (16.14%) Perl
18 72 (16.14%) Shell Script
19 71 (15.92%) IBM
20 70 (15.70%) Git (software)
21 67 (15.02%) Active Directory
21 67 (15.02%) SQL
22 66 (14.80%) Configuration Management
23 64 (14.35%) Tomcat
23 64 (14.35%) EMC
24 62 (13.90%) TCP/IP
25 61 (13.68%) MySQL
26 58 (13.00%) Windows Server
27 57 (12.78%) Ansible

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 64 (14.35%) Tomcat
2 52 (11.66%) Apache
3 34 (7.62%) WebLogic
4 33 (7.40%) JBoss
5 28 (6.28%) WebSphere
6 19 (4.26%) IIS
7 17 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (2.24%) MS Exchange
9 9 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.57%) nginx
11 6 (1.35%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
12 5 (1.12%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.45%) Confluence
15 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.45%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 24 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.02%) MS Office
3 6 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) assyst
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.35%) IaaS
4 6 (1.35%) OpenShift
4 6 (1.35%) SaaS
5 4 (0.90%) Office 365
6 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.45%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 81 (18.16%) SAN
2 62 (13.90%) TCP/IP
3 54 (12.11%) SSL
4 47 (10.54%) DNS
5 41 (9.19%) LDAP
6 40 (8.97%) Fibre Channel
7 38 (8.52%) Firewall
8 34 (7.62%) DHCP
9 24 (5.38%) HTTP
9 24 (5.38%) IPv6
10 21 (4.71%) IPsec
10 21 (4.71%) NAS
11 18 (4.04%) VPN
12 14 (3.14%) Reverse Proxy
13 13 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (2.69%) Internet
14 12 (2.69%) SSH
15 11 (2.47%) BGP
15 11 (2.47%) Software-Defined Networking
16 10 (2.24%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.68%) MySQL
2 41 (9.19%) SQL Server
3 36 (8.07%) Oracle Database
4 28 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.26%) VLDB
7 14 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.91%) OLTP
9 11 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.79%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (1.57%) Big Data
11 7 (1.57%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.35%) DB2
13 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 70 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 51 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 32 (7.17%) Vagrant
4 27 (6.05%) Sonatype Nexus
4 27 (6.05%) Subversion
5 20 (4.48%) Maven
6 18 (4.04%) Eclipse
7 15 (3.36%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.02%) Log4j
9 7 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (1.35%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.35%) StarTeam
10 6 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.90%) JMeter
12 2 (0.45%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.45%) JIRA
12 2 (0.45%) JUnit
13 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.22%) GitLab
13 1 (0.22%) RSpec
General
1 57 (12.78%) Finance
2 18 (4.04%) Retail
3 15 (3.36%) Banking
4 11 (2.47%) Marketing
5 7 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.90%) Military
8 3 (0.67%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (21.52%) Administrator
2 52 (11.66%) Linux Engineer
3 50 (11.21%) Unix Administrator
4 49 (10.99%) Systems Administrator
5 45 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 44 (9.87%) Support Engineer
7 42 (9.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 39 (8.74%) Developer
8 39 (8.74%) Linux Administrator
9 28 (6.28%) Applications Support
10 27 (6.05%) Architect
11 26 (5.83%) Security Engineer
12 25 (5.61%) Java Developer
13 24 (5.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 23 (5.16%) Analyst
15 20 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 19 (4.26%) Linux Support
16 19 (4.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
17 16 (3.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 15 (3.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.43%) XML
2 47 (10.54%) Middleware
3 32 (7.17%) CSS
4 22 (4.93%) HTML
5 20 (4.48%) JSON
6 18 (4.04%) Java EE
7 17 (3.81%) JMS
8 16 (3.59%) .NET
8 16 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (3.36%) HTML5
9 15 (3.36%) JCE
10 14 (3.14%) J2SE
10 14 (3.14%) jQuery
10 14 (3.14%) RESTful
10 14 (3.14%) SOAP
10 14 (3.14%) Spring
10 14 (3.14%) Web Services
11 13 (2.91%) LAMP
11 13 (2.91%) SAML
12 10 (2.24%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.56%) PKI
2 42 (9.42%) Clustering
3 40 (8.97%) Cryptography
4 38 (8.52%) Data Centre
5 30 (6.73%) Algorithms
6 27 (6.05%) EMC VMAX
7 23 (5.16%) Computer Science
8 21 (4.71%) HACMP
8 21 (4.71%) Private Cloud
9 19 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (4.04%) EMC VNX
11 14 (3.14%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (3.14%) Management Information System
12 11 (2.47%) Smart Meter
13 10 (2.24%) Public Cloud
14 7 (1.57%) DataPower
14 7 (1.57%) Virtual Team
15 6 (1.35%) Driving Licence
15 6 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 446 (100.00%) Linux
2 163 (36.55%) Unix
3 120 (26.91%) Windows
4 78 (17.49%) Solaris
5 58 (13.00%) Windows Server
6 49 (10.99%) AIX
7 45 (10.09%) CentOS
8 27 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (4.71%) Ubuntu
11 19 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (2.69%) Windows 7
13 11 (2.47%) Mac OS X
14 10 (2.24%) Windows 10
15 7 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (1.12%) Debian
16 5 (1.12%) SUSE
17 4 (0.90%) VMS
18 2 (0.45%) Fedora
19 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (17.71%) DevOps
2 66 (14.80%) Configuration Management
3 56 (12.56%) ITIL
4 54 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (10.99%) High Availability
6 39 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (8.52%) Migration
8 37 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (6.50%) Change Management
10 24 (5.38%) Integration Testing
11 23 (5.16%) Open Source
12 20 (4.48%) Load Balancing
12 20 (4.48%) Project Management
13 19 (4.26%) Problem Management
13 19 (4.26%) Scrum
14 17 (3.81%) Mentoring
15 15 (3.36%) Workflow
16 14 (3.14%) Performance Monitoring
17 13 (2.91%) Identity Management
17 13 (2.91%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (21.08%) Python
2 83 (18.61%) Java
3 72 (16.14%) Perl
3 72 (16.14%) Shell Script
4 67 (15.02%) SQL
5 46 (10.31%) Bash Shell
6 41 (9.19%) PowerShell
7 37 (8.30%) JavaScript
8 23 (5.16%) PHP
9 19 (4.26%) VBScript
10 18 (4.04%) C
10 18 (4.04%) Ruby
10 18 (4.04%) VB
11 12 (2.69%) C++
12 10 (2.24%) C#
12 10 (2.24%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.02%) AWK
13 9 (2.02%) sed
14 6 (1.35%) Bourne shell
15 4 (0.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 114 (25.56%) Security Cleared
2 101 (22.65%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.48%) Degree
4 17 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.59%) MCSE
6 15 (3.36%) DV Cleared
7 14 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.24%) MCSA
8 10 (2.24%) RHCE
9 9 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.79%) RHCSA
11 7 (1.57%) CCNP
12 6 (1.35%) MCSD
13 4 (0.90%) MCP
13 4 (0.90%) NCDA
13 4 (0.90%) NCIE
13 4 (0.90%) NCSA
13 4 (0.90%) VCP5
14 3 (0.67%) GCIH
14 3 (0.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.26%) SLA
2 13 (2.91%) FIPS 140-2
3 12 (2.69%) QA
4 5 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (15.02%) Active Directory
3 50 (11.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 32 (7.17%) vSphere
5 27 (6.05%) GlusterFS
6 25 (5.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 23 (5.16%) VMware ESX
8 22 (4.93%) Hyper-V
9 20 (4.48%) Docker
10 16 (3.59%) NFS
10 16 (3.59%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (2.69%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (2.47%) Oracle Clusterware
13 10 (2.24%) Veritas File System
14 9 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (1.79%) KVM
15 8 (1.79%) vCloud
16 6 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (1.35%) XenApp
17 4 (0.90%) iptables
Systems Management
1 89 (19.96%) Puppet
2 57 (12.78%) Ansible
3 44 (9.87%) NetBackup
4 37 (8.30%) Red Hat Satellite
5 31 (6.95%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 25 (5.61%) Oracle ZFS
7 22 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (4.04%) Nagios
9 12 (2.69%) SCCM
9 12 (2.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 10 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 9 (2.02%) yum
12 8 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (1.57%) Kubernetes
14 6 (1.35%) Legato
14 6 (1.35%) Tivoli
14 6 (1.35%) ZABBIX
15 5 (1.12%) Backup Exec
15 5 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
16 4 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 276 (61.88%) Red Hat
2 126 (28.25%) Oracle
3 122 (27.35%) VMware
4 85 (19.06%) Microsoft
5 77 (17.26%) Veritas
6 71 (15.92%) IBM
7 64 (14.35%) EMC
8 37 (8.30%) Brocade
9 36 (8.07%) Cisco
10 33 (7.40%) Sun
11 29 (6.50%) HP
12 25 (5.61%) StorageTek
13 22 (4.93%) Symantec
14 20 (4.48%) NetApp
15 14 (3.14%) Citrix
16 11 (2.47%) F5
17 10 (2.24%) CheckPoint
18 9 (2.02%) Juniper
19 8 (1.79%) 3PAR
19 8 (1.79%) Dell
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lewis Dunn
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Rate: Up to £400 per day Maximum £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago