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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 37 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.02% - 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.77% - 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£250 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
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
103 105 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.01% 40.08% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 57 10
Average daily rate £320 £240 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Average hourly rate £16.08 £25.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.94% +104.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £14.70 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.19 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
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Daily Rate
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Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £250 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
1 30 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 27 (90.00%) Oracle
3 26 (86.67%) WebLogic
4 20 (66.67%) HP
5 19 (63.33%) Middleware
5 19 (63.33%) Java
5 19 (63.33%) OpenView
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle Database
6 18 (60.00%) SOA
7 16 (53.33%) Finance
7 16 (53.33%) AquaLogic
7 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
7 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
8 14 (46.67%) Java EE
9 11 (36.67%) ITIL
9 11 (36.67%) UNIX
10 10 (33.33%) SQL
10 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
11 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
11 9 (30.00%) SLA
11 9 (30.00%) LDAP
11 9 (30.00%) Informatica
12 8 (26.67%) JBoss
13 7 (23.33%) SAN
14 6 (20.00%) Change Management
14 6 (20.00%) J2EE
14 6 (20.00%) Network Management
14 6 (20.00%) High Availability
14 6 (20.00%) Splunk

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 26 (86.67%) WebLogic
2 16 (53.33%) AquaLogic
3 8 (26.67%) JBoss
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) LDAP
2 7 (23.33%) SAN
3 4 (13.33%) DNS
3 4 (13.33%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Middleware
2 14 (46.67%) Java EE
3 6 (20.00%) J2EE
4 5 (16.67%) JDBC
4 5 (16.67%) SOAP
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) JMS
4 5 (16.67%) JNDI
5 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging
5 3 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) DataPower
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) SOA
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
3 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Network Management
4 6 (20.00%) High Availability
5 5 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 5 (16.67%) Perl
4 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) C
6 2 (6.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.67%) NFS
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) OpenView
2 2 (6.67%) OVSD
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 27 (90.00%) Oracle
3 20 (66.67%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) Informatica
5 6 (20.00%) Splunk
6 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
7 3 (10.00%) Axway
7 3 (10.00%) IBM
7 3 (10.00%) Siebel
8 1 (3.33%) VMware