The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 55 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.38% 2.82% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.44% 10.43% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 1
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£394 £246 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.06% -24.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
237 115 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.25% 27.00% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 77 25
Average daily rate £435 £273 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.63% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £153 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £390 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 4
Average hourly rate £36.50 £13.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.37% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 18 £363 +47.35%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (87.18%) Red Hat
3 26 (66.67%) Oracle
4 23 (58.97%) Java
4 23 (58.97%) HP
5 19 (48.72%) WebLogic
6 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
7 17 (43.59%) Clustering
8 15 (38.46%) SQL
8 15 (38.46%) Informatica
9 14 (35.90%) LDAP
9 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
10 13 (33.33%) AIX
10 13 (33.33%) IBM
11 12 (30.77%) SOA
11 12 (30.77%) Middleware
11 12 (30.77%) UNIX
11 12 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database
12 11 (28.21%) ITIL
12 11 (28.21%) J2EE
13 10 (25.64%) Service Management
13 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
13 10 (25.64%) Finance
14 9 (23.08%) JNDI
14 9 (23.08%) Problem Management
14 9 (23.08%) AquaLogic
14 9 (23.08%) Ant
14 9 (23.08%) JBoss
14 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 19 (48.72%) WebLogic
2 9 (23.08%) JBoss
2 9 (23.08%) AquaLogic
3 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (12.82%) FileNet
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (5.13%) Apache
7 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.56%) CMS
7 1 (2.56%) Zope
7 1 (2.56%) Plone
7 1 (2.56%) nginx
7 1 (2.56%) Confluence
7 1 (2.56%) Node.js
7 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) OpenShift
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) LDAP
2 6 (15.38%) SSL
3 5 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.82%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.13%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Ant
2 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.56%) JMeter
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.56%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) FishEye
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Developer
1 7 (17.95%) Linux Support
2 4 (10.26%) Administrator
2 4 (10.26%) Informatica Developer
2 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Middleware
2 11 (28.21%) J2EE
3 9 (23.08%) JNDI
3 9 (23.08%) JDBC
3 9 (23.08%) SOAP
3 9 (23.08%) Web Services
3 9 (23.08%) JMS
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (15.38%) Software Packaging
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (5.13%) Java EE
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5
7 1 (2.56%) REST
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) Ajax
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Clustering
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) DataPower
4 3 (7.69%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) AIX
3 12 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (10.26%) VME
5 3 (7.69%) Windows
6 2 (5.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.56%) Fedora
7 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) SOA
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
3 10 (25.64%) Service Management
4 9 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (23.08%) High Availability
5 7 (17.95%) DevOps
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.82%) Workflow
6 5 (12.82%) Change Control
7 4 (10.26%) Open Source
7 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Change Management
8 2 (5.13%) Line Management
9 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
4 9 (23.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.95%) Perl
6 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.26%) COBOL
8 3 (7.69%) C
8 3 (7.69%) C++
9 2 (5.13%) Ruby
9 2 (5.13%) Python
10 1 (2.56%) Scala
10 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) RHCE
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) qmail
2 1 (2.56%) Postfix
2 1 (2.56%) Varnish
2 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) OpenView
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) logstash
3 1 (2.56%) systemd
3 1 (2.56%) yum
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Red Hat
2 26 (66.67%) Oracle
3 23 (58.97%) HP
4 15 (38.46%) Informatica
5 13 (33.33%) IBM
6 8 (20.51%) VMware
7 6 (15.38%) Axway
7 6 (15.38%) Siebel
8 5 (12.82%) Sun
9 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
10 2 (5.13%) Sybase
10 2 (5.13%) SAP
11 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.56%) Splunk
11 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
11 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
11 1 (2.56%) BT