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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 51 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.37% 4.74% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.98% 14.88% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 2
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£263 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £246 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £378
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +9.84%
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
188 121 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.75% 31.84% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 80 16
Average daily rate £283 £263 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 10
Average hourly rate £13.61 £10.50 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.57% -1.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £12.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Newcastle upon Tyne -23 14 £263 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) Red Hat
3 23 (85.19%) Oracle
4 22 (81.48%) WebLogic
5 21 (77.78%) Java
6 18 (66.67%) Informatica
7 16 (59.26%) SQL
7 16 (59.26%) LDAP
8 14 (51.85%) HP
9 13 (48.15%) Middleware
9 13 (48.15%) SOA
9 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
9 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database
10 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
10 12 (44.44%) J2EE
10 12 (44.44%) ITIL
11 11 (40.74%) JBoss
11 11 (40.74%) Service Management
11 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
12 10 (37.04%) JMS
12 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
12 10 (37.04%) Finance
12 10 (37.04%) Clustering
12 10 (37.04%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (37.04%) AIX
12 10 (37.04%) SLA
12 10 (37.04%) IBM
12 10 (37.04%) UNIX
12 10 (37.04%) JDBC
12 10 (37.04%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (81.48%) WebLogic
2 11 (40.74%) JBoss
3 10 (37.04%) AquaLogic
4 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
4 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (18.52%) FileNet
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) LDAP
2 5 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (18.52%) SSL
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) SSH
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Build Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Middleware
2 12 (44.44%) J2EE
3 10 (37.04%) JNDI
3 10 (37.04%) JDBC
3 10 (37.04%) SOAP
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) JMS
4 8 (29.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (29.63%) Software Packaging
5 2 (7.41%) Java EE
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Clustering
2 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) DataPower
4 5 (18.52%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) UNIX
2 10 (37.04%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) HPUX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) SOA
2 12 (44.44%) ITIL
3 11 (40.74%) Service Management
4 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
4 10 (37.04%) High Availability
4 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (25.93%) Change Control
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (18.52%) Workflow
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Line Management
8 2 (7.41%) Open Source
9 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
4 10 (37.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
5 8 (29.63%) Perl
6 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.41%) C
7 2 (7.41%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (3.70%) Korn
8 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Red Hat
2 23 (85.19%) Oracle
3 18 (66.67%) Informatica
4 14 (51.85%) HP
5 10 (37.04%) IBM
6 8 (29.63%) Siebel
6 8 (29.63%) Axway
7 5 (18.52%) Sun
7 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
8 2 (7.41%) SAP
8 2 (7.41%) Sybase
9 1 (3.70%) BT