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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 49 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.78% 2.06% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 5.69% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Median daily rate £450 £350 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +133.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £318 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £153
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -46.83%

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
112 211 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 21.83% 36.25% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 146 57
Median daily rate £388 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 7
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Cardiff +9 3 £463 +37.03%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (46.15%) Puppet
4 6 (46.15%) Debian
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Ansible
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (30.77%) Terraform
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
6 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (15.38%) InfiniBand
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) Hitachi
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) EMC

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) InfiniBand
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) DBA
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) LPAR
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Debian
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Clusterware
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Ansible
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Terraform
3 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (7.69%) Consul
5 1 (7.69%) Pingdom
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM
5 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
3 2 (15.38%) Hitachi
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) PagerDuty