The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 104 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 29 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 0.96% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.43% 4.50% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 24
Median daily rate £375 £425 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £35.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -5.71%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
654 667 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.33% 21.32% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 331 358
Median daily rate £350 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 100 80
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Bristol +5 17 £381 -21.79%
Gloucestershire +5 4 £358 -18.28% 3
Wiltshire -3 4 £400 -21.95% 2
Dorset - 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) Red Hat
3 23 (50.00%) Finance
3 23 (50.00%) ITIL
4 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
5 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
5 17 (36.96%) Oracle
6 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
7 15 (32.61%) Python
8 14 (30.43%) NetApp
8 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
9 12 (26.09%) Puppet
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 12 (26.09%) Perl
10 11 (23.91%) LDAP
10 11 (23.91%) NFS
10 11 (23.91%) Process Improvement
10 11 (23.91%) sed
10 11 (23.91%) Samba
10 11 (23.91%) AWK
11 10 (21.74%) VMware
11 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
11 10 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
12 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
12 9 (19.57%) ITIL V3
12 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
13 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) LDAP
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) IPv6
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Subject Matter Expert
3 5 (10.87%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Monitoring Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Author
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) POSIX
1 2 (4.35%) RESTful
1 2 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) boto
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.70%) Economics
4 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) iSeries
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Unix
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) HPUX
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Process Improvement
3 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
4 9 (19.57%) ITIL V3
4 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.70%) CMMI
6 4 (8.70%) Coaching
6 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.35%) Kernel Tuning
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Security Hardening
9 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Python
2 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 12 (26.09%) Perl
4 11 (23.91%) AWK
4 11 (23.91%) sed
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) Bourne shell
6 1 (2.17%) Korn
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.91%) NFS
2 11 (23.91%) Samba
3 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) Firmware
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 10 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
4 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (8.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.17%) Ansible
5 1 (2.17%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.17%) Nagios
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle
3 14 (30.43%) NetApp
4 10 (21.74%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) IBM
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) BMC
6 4 (8.70%) Sun
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Veritas
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