The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 48 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 36 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.00% 2.26% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.91% 10.81% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 1
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£450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 148 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.33% 20.90% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 95 77
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £135 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 16
Average hourly rate £11.80 £15.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.56 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.90 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Wales region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Wales region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +4 31 £450 +28.57% 3
West Wales - 1 £450 -
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 58 (100.00%) Linux
1 58 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 30 (51.72%) JBoss
3 22 (37.93%) DNS
3 22 (37.93%) VMware
3 22 (37.93%) Jenkins
4 21 (36.21%) J2EE
5 20 (34.48%) HTTP
5 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
5 20 (34.48%) Middleware
6 19 (32.76%) Puppet
7 18 (31.03%) Oracle
8 17 (29.31%) Maven
8 17 (29.31%) Oracle Database 12c
8 17 (29.31%) Oracle Database
9 16 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (27.59%) JVM Tuning
9 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
9 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
10 15 (25.86%) Java
11 10 (17.24%) Windows
11 10 (17.24%) DevOps
12 8 (13.79%) Line Management
13 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.07%) Performance Testing
14 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
14 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
15 5 (8.62%) Project Planning
15 5 (8.62%) PKI

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 30 (51.72%) JBoss
2 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.72%) nginx
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) DNS
2 20 (34.48%) HTTP
2 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 5 (8.62%) SSL
3 5 (8.62%) VLAN
3 5 (8.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (8.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (6.90%) DHCP
5 3 (5.17%) Network Security
6 2 (3.45%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) Oracle Database 12c
1 17 (29.31%) Oracle Database
2 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 17 (29.31%) Maven
3 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
4 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Electronics
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Architect
2 9 (15.52%) Middleware Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (5.17%) Administrator
4 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (5.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (5.17%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (3.45%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (3.45%) Build Engineer
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) J2EE
2 20 (34.48%) Middleware
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) LAMP
4 1 (1.72%) Ajax
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) PKI
2 3 (5.17%) DTV
3 1 (1.72%) CMDB
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 5 (8.62%) UNIX
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (27.59%) JVM Tuning
2 10 (17.24%) DevOps
3 8 (13.79%) Line Management
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Testing
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.62%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.17%) Use Case
6 3 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.17%) Migration
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (1.72%) TDD
8 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
2 15 (25.86%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) Ruby
3 2 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
4 1 (1.72%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) RHCE
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (32.76%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 22 (37.93%) VMware
3 18 (31.03%) Oracle
4 5 (8.62%) F5
5 3 (5.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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