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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 39 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 69 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.98% 0.83% 3.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.53% 3.47% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 4 7
Median daily rate £327 £311 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £252 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £460 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £35.58
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -40.96%
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
475 173 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.20% 23.80% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 95 142
Median daily rate £340 £325 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £502 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £27.95 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +20 68 £329 +5.59% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Linux
2 111 (77.62%) Red Hat
3 92 (64.34%) Oracle
4 72 (50.35%) WebLogic
5 67 (46.85%) AIX
6 62 (43.36%) HP
7 61 (42.66%) Unix
8 52 (36.36%) IBM
9 49 (34.27%) Windows
10 44 (30.77%) Clustering
11 42 (29.37%) ITIL
11 42 (29.37%) JBoss
11 42 (29.37%) Security Cleared
11 42 (29.37%) High Availability
12 41 (28.67%) DevOps
13 38 (26.57%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (23.78%) Puppet
14 34 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (22.38%) Opscode Chef
15 32 (22.38%) Java
16 30 (20.98%) LDAP
16 30 (20.98%) Service Delivery
17 29 (20.28%) RHCE
17 29 (20.28%) SC Cleared
18 28 (19.58%) KVM
18 28 (19.58%) OO
18 28 (19.58%) Windows Server
19 27 (18.88%) Compliance Management
20 26 (18.18%) SQL
21 25 (17.48%) Perl

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 72 (50.35%) WebLogic
2 42 (29.37%) JBoss
3 19 (13.29%) WebSphere
3 19 (13.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (11.19%) Tomcat
5 15 (10.49%) Apache
5 15 (10.49%) IIS
6 13 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
7 11 (7.69%) iPlanet
8 8 (5.59%) Confluence
8 8 (5.59%) FileNet
8 8 (5.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.80%) Tuxedo
9 4 (2.80%) WildFly
10 2 (1.40%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.70%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (13.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (2.80%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.50%) IaaS
2 5 (3.50%) OpenShift
2 5 (3.50%) PaaS
2 5 (3.50%) SaaS
3 4 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.40%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (1.40%) GitHub
4 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.40%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.98%) LDAP
2 25 (17.48%) SAN
3 19 (13.29%) Firewall
4 14 (9.79%) HTTP
4 14 (9.79%) SSL
5 13 (9.09%) HTTPS
6 12 (8.39%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.99%) DNS
8 8 (5.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (5.59%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (5.59%) SSH
9 7 (4.90%) Network Security
10 1 (0.70%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.29%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.20%) BODI
4 5 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.10%) DB2
6 3 (2.10%) OLAP
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.40%) DataStage
7 2 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.40%) MySQL
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.40%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.59%) JIRA
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.80%) CA Gen
5 2 (1.40%) GitLab
5 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.40%) Subversion
5 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (6.29%) Banking
2 4 (2.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (22.38%) Linux Engineer
2 28 (19.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (14.69%) Administrator
4 16 (11.19%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (11.19%) Linux Support
5 14 (9.79%) Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Support Engineer
6 13 (9.09%) Integration Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Unix Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Architect
8 9 (6.29%) Consultant
8 9 (6.29%) Operations Engineer
9 8 (5.59%) Linux Support Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (4.90%) Server Support
11 6 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Linux Server Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.78%) Software Packaging
2 19 (13.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (7.69%) J2EE
4 9 (6.29%) OAuth
4 9 (6.29%) OAuth2
4 9 (6.29%) OpenID
4 9 (6.29%) Spring
5 5 (3.50%) Middleware
6 2 (1.40%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.40%) LAMP
6 2 (1.40%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.40%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 44 (30.77%) Clustering
2 38 (26.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) DataPower
4 7 (4.90%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.50%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.80%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.80%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 143 (100.00%) Linux
2 67 (46.85%) AIX
3 61 (42.66%) Unix
4 49 (34.27%) Windows
5 28 (19.58%) Windows Server
6 17 (11.89%) Solaris
7 16 (11.19%) HPUX
8 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (5.59%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.50%) CentOS
12 4 (2.80%) MVS
12 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
12 4 (2.80%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.37%) High Availability
1 42 (29.37%) ITIL
2 41 (28.67%) DevOps
3 34 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (20.98%) Service Delivery
5 28 (19.58%) OO
6 27 (18.88%) Compliance Management
7 21 (14.69%) Change Control
8 18 (12.59%) Configuration Management
9 13 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
9 13 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 13 (9.09%) Workflow
10 11 (7.69%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.29%) Open Source
12 6 (4.20%) Integration Testing
12 6 (4.20%) Migration
12 6 (4.20%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.20%) Problem Management
12 6 (4.20%) Release Management
12 6 (4.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.38%) Java
2 26 (18.18%) SQL
3 25 (17.48%) Perl
4 12 (8.39%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.99%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.29%) Korn
7 5 (3.50%) Python
7 5 (3.50%) Ruby
8 4 (2.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.10%) Jython
9 3 (2.10%) PHP
10 1 (0.70%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (29.37%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.28%) RHCE
2 29 (20.28%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (4.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (19.58%) KVM
2 23 (16.08%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (8.39%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (6.99%) NFS
6 5 (3.50%) Docker
7 2 (1.40%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.40%) Xen
8 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (23.78%) Puppet
2 32 (22.38%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (17.48%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (3.50%) Nagios
4 5 (3.50%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.80%) Ansible
6 3 (2.10%) OpenNMS
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.10%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.70%) Legato
7 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.70%) Netcool
7 1 (0.70%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.70%) SCOM
7 1 (0.70%) Simpana
7 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 111 (77.62%) Red Hat
2 92 (64.34%) Oracle
3 62 (43.36%) HP
4 52 (36.36%) IBM
5 25 (17.48%) EMC
5 25 (17.48%) Sun
6 19 (13.29%) Axway
6 19 (13.29%) Informatica
6 19 (13.29%) Siebel
6 19 (13.29%) TIBCO
7 18 (12.59%) Cisco
8 17 (11.89%) F5
9 13 (9.09%) PTC
10 12 (8.39%) Veritas
10 12 (8.39%) VMware
11 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 8 (5.59%) Atlassian
13 6 (4.20%) CA
14 4 (2.80%) Citrix
14 4 (2.80%) Rackspace