The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 38 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 22 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.85% 0.45% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.57% 1.64% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 1
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£355 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £100.00 £30.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+226.53% -2.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 122 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.83% 27.66% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 69 22
Average daily rate £325 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.87 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% -15.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.63 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South Wales region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South Wales region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cardiff +7 20 £355 - 2
Newport - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 14 (46.67%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) RHCE
4 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (20.00%) AIX
7 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) UNIX
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 5 (16.67%) CentOS
9 4 (13.33%) LPAR
9 4 (13.33%) Open Source
9 4 (13.33%) Puppet
9 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
9 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (13.33%) VCP5
9 4 (13.33%) Ansible
9 4 (13.33%) DevOps
9 4 (13.33%) J2EE
9 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (13.33%) RAD
9 4 (13.33%) Tivoli
9 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (13.33%) NFS
9 4 (13.33%) Python
9 4 (13.33%) Ruby
10 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (3.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 3 (10.00%) Middleware
2 3 (10.00%) Memcached
2 3 (10.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) LPAR
1 4 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) AIX
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) DevOps
1 4 (13.33%) RAD
2 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (10.00%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) SOA
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (6.67%) Coaching
3 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Python
1 4 (13.33%) Ruby
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) Korn
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) RHCE
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (13.33%) VCP5
4 2 (6.67%) RHCT
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
1 4 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (10.00%) StatsD
3 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
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