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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 133 145 134
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 128 97 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.39% 1.07% 1.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.48% 4.29% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 54 78
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £209 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £378
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +81.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +6.61%
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
2335 2259 2045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.30% 24.86% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1236 1087 1037
Average daily rate £363 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 216 268
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 2 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 2 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
Oxfordshire -1 31 £450 +28.57% 4
Hampshire -11 26 £419 -1.47% 4
Surrey +14 23 £425 +28.78% 10
Berkshire -3 20 £413 +12.24% 5
Buckinghamshire +15 16 - -
Middlesex - 4 £356 -
Kent 0 3 £515 +24.84%
West Sussex -22 3 £220 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 195 (96.06%) Linux
2 180 (88.67%) Red Hat
3 78 (38.42%) UNIX
4 77 (37.93%) Oracle
5 58 (28.57%) VMware
6 54 (26.60%) Puppet
7 52 (25.62%) SAN
8 51 (25.12%) Windows
8 51 (25.12%) Solaris
9 49 (24.14%) Shell Script
10 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (18.72%) DevOps
11 38 (18.72%) Python
12 36 (17.73%) AIX
13 35 (17.24%) Perl
13 35 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (16.26%) TCP/IP
15 32 (15.76%) Security Cleared
16 31 (15.27%) IBM
16 31 (15.27%) Web Services
17 30 (14.78%) Sun
17 30 (14.78%) Veritas
17 30 (14.78%) Data Centre
18 29 (14.29%) Finance
19 28 (13.79%) Migration
19 28 (13.79%) Clustering
19 28 (13.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 28 (13.79%) Bash Shell
20 26 (12.81%) Microsoft
21 25 (12.32%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 19 (9.36%) Apache
2 18 (8.87%) Confluence
3 16 (7.88%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.42%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.43%) JBoss
5 9 (4.43%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.96%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.96%) IIS
6 6 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.99%) Liferay
8 2 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.49%) FileNet
9 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.94%) MS Office
3 6 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Maximo
2 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.49%) Endur
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.97%) Office 365
4 4 (1.97%) IaaS
5 2 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (25.62%) SAN
2 33 (16.26%) TCP/IP
3 25 (12.32%) DNS
4 24 (11.82%) Network Security
5 18 (8.87%) Firewall
6 14 (6.90%) LDAP
7 12 (5.91%) IPsec
7 12 (5.91%) Internet
8 11 (5.42%) SSH
9 10 (4.93%) NAS
10 9 (4.43%) DHCP
10 9 (4.43%) HTTP
11 8 (3.94%) FTP
11 8 (3.94%) 4G
11 8 (3.94%) Radio Access Network
11 8 (3.94%) LTE
12 7 (3.45%) 3GPP
12 7 (3.45%) SSL
12 7 (3.45%) 3G
13 5 (2.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.84%) Oracle Database
2 14 (6.90%) MySQL
3 11 (5.42%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.42%) RDBMS
3 11 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.46%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.97%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.97%) Big Data
7 4 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.48%) OLTP
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.49%) Ingres
10 1 (0.49%) DB2
10 1 (0.49%) Informix
Development Applications
1 18 (8.87%) JIRA
2 12 (5.91%) Subversion
3 10 (4.93%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.94%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.46%) Ant
6 4 (1.97%) JUnit
6 4 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.97%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.97%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.97%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.97%) Hudson
6 4 (1.97%) Gradle
6 4 (1.97%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.49%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.49%) ProC
7 1 (0.49%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.49%) NUnit
7 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.49%) CppUnit
General
1 29 (14.29%) Finance
2 15 (7.39%) Banking
3 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.45%) Electronics
5 5 (2.46%) Publishing
6 3 (1.48%) Retail
6 3 (1.48%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (25.62%) Administrator
2 45 (22.17%) Systems Administrator
3 38 (18.72%) Linux Administrator
4 29 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 20 (9.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.39%) UNIX Administrator
8 14 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.40%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.42%) DBA
11 9 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) Consultant
12 8 (3.94%) Analyst
13 7 (3.45%) AIX Administrator
13 7 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
14 6 (2.96%) Server Engineer
14 6 (2.96%) Developer
15 5 (2.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 4 (1.97%) Architect
16 4 (1.97%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.27%) Web Services
2 8 (3.94%) Middleware
3 6 (2.96%) J2EE
4 5 (2.46%) XML
4 5 (2.46%) JMS
5 4 (1.97%) EJB
5 4 (1.97%) Java EE
5 4 (1.97%) JSON
6 2 (0.99%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.99%) SOAP
6 2 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.99%) HTML
7 1 (0.49%) Motif
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.49%) MCollective
7 1 (0.49%) wxWidgets
7 1 (0.49%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.78%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.79%) Clustering
3 23 (11.33%) PKI
3 23 (11.33%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (7.39%) HACMP
5 14 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.42%) Client/Server
7 10 (4.93%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.94%) Computer Science
9 7 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (2.96%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.97%) LPAR
11 4 (1.97%) DataPower
12 3 (1.48%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.99%) CMDB
13 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.99%) Smart Meter
14 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.49%) HP Storage
14 1 (0.49%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 195 (96.06%) Linux
2 78 (38.42%) UNIX
3 51 (25.12%) Windows
3 51 (25.12%) Solaris
4 36 (17.73%) AIX
5 21 (10.34%) CentOS
6 11 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.93%) Fedora
8 7 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.46%) VMS
10 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.48%) SUSE
11 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.49%) Debian
12 1 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.72%) DevOps
2 28 (13.79%) Migration
3 21 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (8.37%) Configuration Management
5 15 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (5.91%) Change Management
8 11 (5.42%) ITIL
9 10 (4.93%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.93%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (4.43%) Capacity Management
10 9 (4.43%) Open Source
10 9 (4.43%) Project Management
11 8 (3.94%) Scrum
12 7 (3.45%) Load Balancing
13 6 (2.96%) Data Migration
13 6 (2.96%) OO
13 6 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (2.96%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (2.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.14%) Shell Script
2 38 (18.72%) Python
3 35 (17.24%) Perl
4 28 (13.79%) Bash Shell
5 22 (10.84%) Java
6 21 (10.34%) SQL
7 14 (6.90%) Korn
8 13 (6.40%) PHP
9 7 (3.45%) Ruby
10 6 (2.96%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.46%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.97%) C#
12 4 (1.97%) Jython
13 3 (1.48%) AWK
13 3 (1.48%) sed
14 2 (0.99%) C++
14 2 (0.99%) C
14 2 (0.99%) VBScript
15 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (15.76%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.84%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.91%) DV Cleared
4 10 (4.93%) Degree
5 6 (2.96%) MCSE
5 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.97%) MCSA
6 4 (1.97%) MCP
7 3 (1.48%) CCNA
7 3 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.99%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.99%) SCSA
8 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.99%) VCP4
9 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) SLA
2 3 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (13.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 15 (7.39%) Active Directory
4 13 (6.40%) vSphere
5 12 (5.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 12 (5.91%) VMware ESX
5 12 (5.91%) Oracle Clusterware
6 11 (5.42%) NFS
6 11 (5.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 11 (5.42%) Veritas File System
7 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (2.96%) Postfix
9 3 (1.48%) GPFS
10 2 (0.99%) Docker
10 2 (0.99%) UAG
10 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.99%) vCloud
10 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.99%) Firmware
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (26.60%) Puppet
2 23 (11.33%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (9.85%) NetBackup
4 15 (7.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 14 (6.90%) Tivoli
6 9 (4.43%) Control-M
6 9 (4.43%) Nagios
6 9 (4.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (3.45%) SCCM
8 6 (2.96%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.46%) Cacti
9 5 (2.46%) Icinga
10 4 (1.97%) OpenView
11 3 (1.48%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.48%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (0.99%) vMotion
12 2 (0.99%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.49%) Netcool
13 1 (0.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 180 (88.67%) Red Hat
2 77 (37.93%) Oracle
3 58 (28.57%) VMware
4 31 (15.27%) IBM
5 30 (14.78%) Sun
5 30 (14.78%) Veritas
6 26 (12.81%) Microsoft
7 21 (10.34%) Symantec
8 17 (8.37%) HP
9 14 (6.90%) Dell
9 14 (6.90%) EMC
9 14 (6.90%) Cisco
10 12 (5.91%) 3PAR
11 8 (3.94%) NetApp
12 7 (3.45%) CommVault
13 5 (2.46%) Informatica
13 5 (2.46%) Citrix
13 5 (2.46%) SAP
13 5 (2.46%) F5
13 5 (2.46%) SolarWinds
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