The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 31 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.97% 1.05% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.49% 3.70% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£368 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
86 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.83% 28.22% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 31
Average daily rate £275 £253 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.91% -22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 14
Average hourly rate £13.98 £14.40 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% -30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £10.30 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £132.25 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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.

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) BMC
5 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) DB2
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Control-M
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
5 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) EAI
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Control-M
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Foglight
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) BMC
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix