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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 123 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 1.12% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.30% 5.29% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 5
Average daily rate £370 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £253 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
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
636 680 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.35% 21.09% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 373 252
Average daily rate £344 £359 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% +26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 87 74
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £39.10 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire +6 14 £370 +5.71%
Gloucestershire +6 2 £379 -15.83% 2
Bristol -7 2 £363 -9.37%
Devon -7 2 £408 +63.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 21 (58.33%) Python
4 17 (47.22%) Puppet
5 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (41.67%) Oracle
6 15 (41.67%) Configuration Management
7 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
8 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
8 13 (36.11%) Finance
8 13 (36.11%) Perl
9 12 (33.33%) ITIL
9 12 (33.33%) VMware
9 12 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (30.56%) AWK
10 11 (30.56%) NFS
10 11 (30.56%) sed
11 10 (27.78%) Samba
11 10 (27.78%) NetApp
11 10 (27.78%) Load Balancing
12 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
12 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (25.00%) Windows
13 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
14 7 (19.44%) Web Services
14 7 (19.44%) Java
14 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (19.44%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (16.67%) nginx
2 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) DHCP
2 4 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 4 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (8.33%) IPv6
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) IPsec
4 2 (5.56%) OpenVPN
4 2 (5.56%) OSPF
4 2 (5.56%) SSH
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) Redis
5 2 (5.56%) Informix
5 2 (5.56%) Ingres
5 2 (5.56%) MariaDB
5 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) Bugzilla
5 2 (5.56%) GitLab
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) RSpec
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Author
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Author
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) DBA
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.78%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) Middleware
2 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (5.56%) MCollective
3 2 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) RESTful
3 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.78%) Clustering
1 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (13.89%) CentOS
4 5 (13.89%) Unix
5 4 (11.11%) Fedora
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) CoreOS
7 2 (5.56%) SmartOS
7 2 (5.56%) Solaris
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (2.78%) HPUX
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (19.44%) DevOps
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.56%) Change Management
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.56%) SOA
10 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
10 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.78%) Project Management
10 1 (2.78%) Security Hardening
10 1 (2.78%) Server Building
10 1 (2.78%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Python
2 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
3 13 (36.11%) Perl
4 11 (30.56%) AWK
4 11 (30.56%) sed
5 7 (19.44%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) NFS
2 10 (27.78%) Samba
3 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
5 6 (16.67%) KVM
5 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.56%) Btrfs
6 2 (5.56%) Docker
6 2 (5.56%) iptables
6 2 (5.56%) LXC
6 2 (5.56%) Snort
6 2 (5.56%) Squid
6 2 (5.56%) Varnish
6 2 (5.56%) vCloud
6 2 (5.56%) vSphere
7 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (47.22%) Puppet
2 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (16.67%) Ansible
4 4 (11.11%) Ganglia
4 4 (11.11%) Graphite
4 4 (11.11%) Kibana
4 4 (11.11%) Nagios
4 4 (11.11%) Riemann
4 4 (11.11%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.56%) CFEngine
5 2 (5.56%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
5 2 (5.56%) Nessus
5 2 (5.56%) OpenView
5 2 (5.56%) systemd
5 2 (5.56%) yum
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 15 (41.67%) Oracle
3 12 (33.33%) VMware
4 10 (27.78%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Dell
6 2 (5.56%) EMC
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) SaltStack
6 2 (5.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Sun
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