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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 33 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 80 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.31% 2.52% 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.66% 9.30% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 10 10
Median daily rate £295 £394 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.07% +45.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £262 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £579 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -16.75%
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
511 215 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.67% 27.04% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 112 83
Median daily rate £280 £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% +61.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £600 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 22 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £37.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +184.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 80 £295 -18.62% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 153 (100.00%) Linux
2 114 (74.51%) Red Hat
3 86 (56.21%) Oracle
4 77 (50.33%) AIX
5 62 (40.52%) HP
6 61 (39.87%) Security Cleared
7 55 (35.95%) IBM
8 53 (34.64%) WebLogic
9 52 (33.99%) ITIL
10 50 (32.68%) KVM
11 49 (32.03%) Windows
12 47 (30.72%) Unix
12 47 (30.72%) RHCE
12 47 (30.72%) Service Delivery
12 47 (30.72%) Clustering
12 47 (30.72%) High Availability
13 44 (28.76%) Compliance Management
14 43 (28.10%) SC Cleared
15 42 (27.45%) EMC NetWorker
16 39 (25.49%) SAN
17 38 (24.84%) EMC
17 38 (24.84%) Oracle RAC
18 36 (23.53%) SLA
19 32 (20.92%) Java
20 31 (20.26%) DevOps
21 28 (18.30%) JBoss
22 27 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
23 26 (16.99%) LDAP
23 26 (16.99%) SQL
23 26 (16.99%) Agile Software Development

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 53 (34.64%) WebLogic
2 28 (18.30%) JBoss
3 16 (10.46%) WebSphere
3 16 (10.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (9.80%) IIS
5 7 (4.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (3.92%) Confluence
7 5 (3.27%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.61%) Apache
8 4 (2.61%) FileNet
8 4 (2.61%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.31%) nginx
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 13 (8.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.96%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.31%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (1.31%) GitHub
3 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.31%) IaaS
3 2 (1.31%) Linode
3 2 (1.31%) PaaS
3 2 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.49%) SAN
2 26 (16.99%) LDAP
3 14 (9.15%) HTTP
4 13 (8.50%) HTTPS
5 12 (7.84%) SSH
6 9 (5.88%) Firewall
7 8 (5.23%) DNS
7 8 (5.23%) OpenLDAP
8 7 (4.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (4.58%) Network Security
8 7 (4.58%) SSL
9 1 (0.65%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.31%) DataStage
2 2 (1.31%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (1.31%) MySQL
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (1.31%) GitLab
3 2 (1.31%) Subversion
3 2 (1.31%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (7.19%) Banking
2 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.65%) Finance
3 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (26.14%) Administrator
2 36 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
2 36 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 30 (19.61%) Linux Support
4 25 (16.34%) Support Engineer
5 19 (12.42%) Developer
6 17 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
7 14 (9.15%) Unix Engineer
8 13 (8.50%) Integration Developer
9 12 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (7.19%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (7.19%) Consultant
10 11 (7.19%) Unix Support
11 9 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (5.88%) Server Support
11 9 (5.88%) Unix Support Engineer
12 8 (5.23%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 7 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.58%) Technical Engineer
14 6 (3.92%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.80%) Software Packaging
2 13 (8.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (7.19%) OAuth
3 11 (7.19%) OAuth2
3 11 (7.19%) OpenID
3 11 (7.19%) Spring
4 4 (2.61%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.31%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.31%) HTML
5 2 (1.31%) JSON
5 2 (1.31%) LAMP
5 2 (1.31%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.31%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.31%) Web Services
6 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (30.72%) Clustering
2 27 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.58%) DataPower
4 4 (2.61%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.31%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 153 (100.00%) Linux
2 77 (50.33%) AIX
3 49 (32.03%) Windows
4 47 (30.72%) Unix
5 24 (15.69%) Windows Server
6 21 (13.73%) Solaris
7 16 (10.46%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.88%) CentOS
9 8 (5.23%) HPUX
9 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.99%) ITIL
2 47 (30.72%) High Availability
2 47 (30.72%) Service Delivery
3 44 (28.76%) Compliance Management
4 31 (20.26%) DevOps
5 26 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.46%) OO
7 15 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 13 (8.50%) Identity Access Management
9 12 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.19%) Change Control
10 11 (7.19%) Defect Management
10 11 (7.19%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.19%) Validation
11 9 (5.88%) Release Management
12 8 (5.23%) Integration Testing
13 7 (4.58%) Workflow
14 6 (3.92%) Change Management
14 6 (3.92%) Problem Management
14 6 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.92%) Java
2 26 (16.99%) SQL
3 21 (13.73%) Perl
4 13 (8.50%) Korn
4 13 (8.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.92%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.27%) Python
6 5 (3.27%) Ruby
7 4 (2.61%) Bourne shell
7 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.61%) VBScript
8 3 (1.96%) Jython
8 3 (1.96%) PHP
9 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (39.87%) Security Cleared
2 47 (30.72%) RHCE
3 43 (28.10%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.80%) DV Cleared
5 11 (7.19%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 50 (32.68%) KVM
2 38 (24.84%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.58%) NFS
6 4 (2.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.96%) Docker
8 2 (1.31%) Firmware
8 2 (1.31%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.31%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.31%) vSphere
8 2 (1.31%) Xen
9 1 (0.65%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 42 (27.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 24 (15.69%) Puppet
3 20 (13.07%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.58%) Ansible
5 5 (3.27%) Nagios
5 5 (3.27%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.61%) Legato
6 4 (2.61%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.61%) Simpana
6 4 (2.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.96%) Netcool
7 3 (1.96%) OpenNMS
7 3 (1.96%) PureDisk
7 3 (1.96%) SCOM
7 3 (1.96%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.96%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 114 (74.51%) Red Hat
2 86 (56.21%) Oracle
3 62 (40.52%) HP
4 55 (35.95%) IBM
5 38 (24.84%) EMC
6 20 (13.07%) Axway
7 16 (10.46%) Informatica
7 16 (10.46%) Siebel
8 13 (8.50%) PTC
9 12 (7.84%) Microsoft
10 11 (7.19%) TIBCO
11 10 (6.54%) VMware
12 8 (5.23%) Sun
13 6 (3.92%) CA
14 4 (2.61%) CommVault
14 4 (2.61%) Rackspace
14 4 (2.61%) Symantec
15 3 (1.96%) arcserve
16 2 (1.31%) Google
16 2 (1.31%) SAP