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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / South East
Rank 104 83 156
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +73
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 146 222 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.92% 2.51% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.71% 10.00% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 159 58
Median daily rate £430 £448 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% +19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.60% -60.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £10.50 £34.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £51.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -46.15%

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
1676 2219 2407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.01% 25.05% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1325 1186
Median daily rate £380 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 163 202
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +11.29%

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 1 March 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 1 March 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 1 March 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 +33 79 £425 +7.93% 6
Berkshire -7 30 £500 +11.73% 6
Surrey -32 17 £400 -19.95% 5
Oxfordshire -22 9 £400 -4.76% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £390 +15.55%
Kent +3 2 £500 +4.16%
West Sussex -15 1 £400 +9.21%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 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.

1 335 (100.00%) Linux
2 248 (74.03%) Red Hat
3 132 (39.40%) Security Cleared
4 116 (34.63%) VMware
5 114 (34.03%) SC Cleared
6 102 (30.45%) Unix
7 90 (26.87%) Windows
8 82 (24.48%) Oracle
9 77 (22.99%) Puppet
10 74 (22.09%) Bash Shell
11 65 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 64 (19.10%) Microsoft
13 62 (18.51%) Python
13 62 (18.51%) CentOS
14 61 (18.21%) SAN
15 59 (17.61%) Shell Script
15 59 (17.61%) JBoss
16 55 (16.42%) Tomcat
16 55 (16.42%) Java
17 54 (16.12%) WebSphere
18 53 (15.82%) IBM
19 52 (15.52%) TCP/IP
20 50 (14.93%) Git (software)
21 49 (14.63%) DevOps
22 47 (14.03%) Apache
23 43 (12.84%) Open Source
24 42 (12.54%) ITIL
25 41 (12.24%) Solaris
25 41 (12.24%) SQL
26 40 (11.94%) Perl

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 59 (17.61%) JBoss
2 55 (16.42%) Tomcat
3 54 (16.12%) WebSphere
4 47 (14.03%) Apache
5 32 (9.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 22 (6.57%) Apache Geronimo
6 22 (6.57%) Apache TomEE
7 21 (6.27%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.39%) Drupal
9 6 (1.79%) Confluence
9 6 (1.79%) IIS
10 5 (1.49%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.19%) nginx
11 4 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.90%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.90%) GemFire
13 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.09%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.19%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.30%) assyst
5 1 (0.30%) Exstream
5 1 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.30%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.07%) IaaS
2 14 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.88%) SaaS
4 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.49%) GitHub
6 4 (1.19%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (18.21%) SAN
2 52 (15.52%) TCP/IP
3 39 (11.64%) SSH
4 33 (9.85%) Firewall
5 28 (8.36%) DNS
5 28 (8.36%) SSL
6 26 (7.76%) HTTP
7 18 (5.37%) FTP
8 15 (4.48%) ICMP
8 15 (4.48%) VPN
9 14 (4.18%) LDAP
9 14 (4.18%) NAS
10 12 (3.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (3.58%) Internet
11 11 (3.28%) IPsec
11 11 (3.28%) NetScaler
12 10 (2.99%) iSCSI
13 9 (2.69%) IP Telephony
14 7 (2.09%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (2.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.04%) Hadoop
2 24 (7.16%) MySQL
2 24 (7.16%) Oracle Database
3 22 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (6.57%) SQL Server
4 19 (5.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (5.07%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (4.48%) Big Data
7 11 (3.28%) DB2
7 11 (3.28%) NoSQL
7 11 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (2.39%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (2.09%) IBM BigInsights
11 7 (2.09%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.09%) Neo4j
11 7 (2.09%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.25%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.58%) Eclipse
3 12 (3.58%) TeamCity
4 11 (3.28%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.99%) Vagrant
6 9 (2.69%) Gradle
7 7 (2.09%) Ant
7 7 (2.09%) JIRA
8 6 (1.79%) Subversion
9 5 (1.49%) Hudson
10 4 (1.19%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.90%) JUnit
12 2 (0.60%) Checkstyle
12 2 (0.60%) Cobertura
12 2 (0.60%) Maven
12 2 (0.60%) Selenium
12 2 (0.60%) Toad
General
1 37 (11.04%) Finance
2 19 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.37%) Marketing
4 11 (3.28%) Electronics
4 11 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.79%) Military
6 2 (0.60%) Advertising
6 2 (0.60%) Banking
6 2 (0.60%) Local Government
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (16.72%) Administrator
2 41 (12.24%) Developer
3 36 (10.75%) Linux Engineer
4 35 (10.45%) Linux Administrator
5 29 (8.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 29 (8.66%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (7.16%) Architect
7 22 (6.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 21 (6.27%) Consultant
9 18 (5.37%) Java Developer
10 15 (4.48%) Unix Administrator
11 13 (3.88%) Linux Specialist
11 13 (3.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 13 (3.88%) Technical Leader
12 12 (3.58%) Infrastructure Architect
12 12 (3.58%) Storage Administrator
13 11 (3.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 11 (3.28%) Python Developer
14 10 (2.99%) Solaris Administrator
14 10 (2.99%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.85%) Middleware
2 27 (8.06%) WebSphere MQ
3 23 (6.87%) IBM Integration Bus
4 20 (5.97%) CSS
4 20 (5.97%) HTML
5 16 (4.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 12 (3.58%) SAML
6 12 (3.58%) Web Services
6 12 (3.58%) XML
7 9 (2.69%) Ajax
7 9 (2.69%) JMS
7 9 (2.69%) jQuery
7 9 (2.69%) JSON
7 9 (2.69%) LAMP
7 9 (2.69%) SailPoint
8 7 (2.09%) .NET
8 7 (2.09%) Java EE
9 6 (1.79%) EJB
9 6 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.46%) Clustering
3 19 (5.67%) Smart Meter
4 17 (5.07%) Linux Command Line
5 15 (4.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (4.18%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.99%) Replication
8 7 (2.09%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.79%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.79%) PKI
9 6 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.49%) HACMP
11 4 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.19%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.60%) DataPower
13 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 335 (100.00%) Linux
2 102 (30.45%) Unix
3 90 (26.87%) Windows
4 62 (18.51%) CentOS
5 41 (12.24%) Solaris
6 30 (8.96%) Ubuntu
6 30 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (8.06%) Debian
7 27 (8.06%) Windows Server
8 26 (7.76%) AIX
9 13 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (2.39%) Windows 10
12 7 (2.09%) HPUX
12 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.79%) SUSE
14 3 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.90%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.30%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (14.63%) DevOps
2 43 (12.84%) Open Source
3 42 (12.54%) ITIL
4 32 (9.55%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (7.76%) High Availability
7 22 (6.57%) Configuration Management
8 21 (6.27%) Capacity Management
8 21 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (5.37%) Analytics
9 18 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (5.37%) Prototyping
10 15 (4.48%) Scrum
11 14 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (4.18%) Load Balancing
12 12 (3.58%) TDD
13 11 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (3.28%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.28%) Migration
13 11 (3.28%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (22.09%) Bash Shell
2 62 (18.51%) Python
3 59 (17.61%) Shell Script
4 55 (16.42%) Java
5 41 (12.24%) SQL
6 40 (11.94%) Perl
7 38 (11.34%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.48%) Korn
9 11 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.69%) PHP
11 8 (2.39%) Ruby
12 6 (1.79%) C#
12 6 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.79%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.49%) C
14 3 (0.90%) C++
15 1 (0.30%) F#
15 1 (0.30%) Go
15 1 (0.30%) Rust
15 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (39.40%) Security Cleared
2 114 (34.03%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.78%) DV Cleared
3 16 (4.78%) RHCSA
4 15 (4.48%) Degree
5 13 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (3.28%) RHCE
7 7 (2.09%) CISSP
8 6 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.49%) MCSE
10 4 (1.19%) CCIE
11 3 (0.90%) GCIH
11 3 (0.90%) GIAC
12 2 (0.60%) CCNA
12 2 (0.60%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.60%) MCSD
13 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.30%) ISEB
13 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.39%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.19%) SLA
4 3 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.30%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 65 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (10.15%) vSphere
3 27 (8.06%) Docker
4 24 (7.16%) vCloud
4 24 (7.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 24 (7.16%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (5.97%) Active Directory
6 15 (4.48%) NFS
7 14 (4.18%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (3.88%) Hyper-V
9 12 (3.58%) Veritas File System
10 10 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (2.69%) Oracle Clusterware
11 9 (2.69%) XenDesktop
11 9 (2.69%) XenServer
12 6 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (1.49%) HDFS
13 5 (1.49%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.90%) Firmware
14 3 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 77 (22.99%) Puppet
2 35 (10.45%) Ansible
3 25 (7.46%) SELinux
4 23 (6.87%) Red Hat Satellite
5 21 (6.27%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (4.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (3.88%) Nagios
8 12 (3.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 11 (3.28%) SCCM
10 10 (2.99%) EMC Navisphere
11 9 (2.69%) Cobbler
11 9 (2.69%) vRealize
12 8 (2.39%) NetBackup
12 8 (2.39%) ZABBIX
13 7 (2.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (1.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 6 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (1.49%) Data Guard
15 5 (1.49%) Pingdom
15 5 (1.49%) vMotion
Vendors
1 248 (74.03%) Red Hat
2 116 (34.63%) VMware
3 82 (24.48%) Oracle
4 64 (19.10%) Microsoft
5 53 (15.82%) IBM
6 33 (9.85%) Veritas
7 20 (5.97%) HP
7 20 (5.97%) NetApp
8 19 (5.67%) SAP
9 18 (5.37%) Citrix
10 17 (5.07%) Cisco
10 17 (5.07%) Symantec
11 15 (4.48%) Brocade
11 15 (4.48%) Sun
12 10 (2.99%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.09%) EMC
13 7 (2.09%) hybris
13 7 (2.09%) Splunk
13 7 (2.09%) TIBCO
14 6 (1.79%) AppDynamics
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