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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 123 113 116
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 16 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.94% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.51% 4.37% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 23
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £362 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
- +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.37%
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
637 664 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.37% 21.57% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 384 365
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £145 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 89 85
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £27.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Gloucestershire -3 7 £410 -3.52%
Bristol -9 3 £450 +5.88%
Wiltshire -6 2 £413 -13.15%
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 27 June 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (64.10%) Red Hat
3 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 16 (41.03%) VMware
5 14 (35.90%) Finance
5 14 (35.90%) ITIL
5 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
6 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 11 (28.21%) LDAP
7 11 (28.21%) Process Improvement
8 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
10 8 (20.51%) DNS
10 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
11 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
11 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
12 6 (15.38%) NetApp
12 6 (15.38%) IBM
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.38%) Unix
12 6 (15.38%) Oracle
12 6 (15.38%) Solaris
12 6 (15.38%) Puppet
12 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
12 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
13 5 (12.82%) Kernel Tuning

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 2 (5.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) LDAP
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
3 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.13%) SAN
6 2 (5.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.56%) IPv6
7 1 (2.56%) LAN
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Ant
3 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Subject Matter Expert
3 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
1 2 (5.13%) POSIX
1 2 (5.13%) REST
1 2 (5.13%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) boto
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) EJB
2 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) Java RMI
2 1 (2.56%) JDBC
2 1 (2.56%) JSP
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.56%) OC4J
2 1 (2.56%) Servlets
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.82%) Clustering
4 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
4 4 (10.26%) Economics
5 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
5 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (2.56%) iSeries
7 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (43.59%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) Solaris
3 6 (15.38%) Unix
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Android
5 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) HPUX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Process Improvement
3 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Kernel Tuning
6 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.26%) CMMI
6 4 (10.26%) Coaching
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.69%) DevOps
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.13%) OWASP
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
8 2 (5.13%) Security Hardening
8 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) C-shell
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Korn
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) RHCE
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (12.82%) vSphere
4 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) Firmware
6 2 (5.13%) NFS
7 1 (2.56%) Samba
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 5 (12.82%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.26%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Ansible
5 2 (5.13%) OpenAM
5 2 (5.13%) yum
6 1 (2.56%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.56%) Nagios
6 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Red Hat
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) IBM
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) NetApp
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) BMC
4 4 (10.26%) Sun
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Dell
5 3 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Splunk
6 1 (2.56%) Veritas