The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 38 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 22 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.10% 8.17% 5.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.57% 30.91% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 9
Average daily rate £288 £263 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £280 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.59% 26.44% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 24 29
Average daily rate £246 £263 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% -1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 22 £288 +9.52% 1
Prudhoe - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North East

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle
3 15 (68.18%) IBM
4 14 (63.64%) WebSphere
5 12 (54.55%) UNIX
6 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
6 10 (45.45%) Informatica
6 10 (45.45%) VMware
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
7 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (36.36%) JBoss
8 7 (31.82%) ETL
8 7 (31.82%) AIX
8 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
8 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) HP
9 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Siebel
10 4 (18.18%) Change Control
11 3 (13.64%) Axway
11 3 (13.64%) Software Packaging
11 3 (13.64%) DNS
11 3 (13.64%) LDAP
11 3 (13.64%) Perl
11 3 (13.64%) Firewall
11 3 (13.64%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
3 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SSH
2 2 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Build Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.64%) Software Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
1 1 (4.55%) Informatics
1 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) UNIX
3 7 (31.82%) AIX
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ETL
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle
3 15 (68.18%) IBM
4 10 (45.45%) Informatica
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) JBoss
6 5 (22.73%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) Siebel
8 3 (13.64%) Axway
9 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.55%) Sun
9 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
9 1 (4.55%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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