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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 54 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.58% 1.35% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.87% 7.38% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
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£419 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £33.75 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-13.57% -2.87%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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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
184 149 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.71% 18.26% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 85 70
Average daily rate £350 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.04% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £20.50 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
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 0 11 £413 +15.78% 4
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (97.14%) Linux
1 34 (97.14%) Red Hat
2 16 (45.71%) Puppet
3 15 (42.86%) DNS
4 13 (37.14%) JBoss
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
5 11 (31.43%) Line Management
6 9 (25.71%) VMware
6 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) HTTP
7 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.86%) RHCE
7 8 (22.86%) DevOps
8 7 (20.00%) Maven
9 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
9 6 (17.14%) Middleware
9 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
9 6 (17.14%) J2EE
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
9 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (17.14%) JVM Tuning
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (14.29%) Java
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (37.14%) JBoss
2 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.86%) WildFly
5 1 (2.86%) nginx
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) DNS
2 8 (22.86%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) Internet
5 2 (5.71%) SSL
5 2 (5.71%) IPv4
6 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.00%) Maven
3 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
1 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (11.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
3 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Administrator
3 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (2.86%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Middleware
1 6 (17.14%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) DTV
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) CentOS
4 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.71%) Fedora
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Line Management
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) DevOps
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.14%) JVM Tuning
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Open Source
6 3 (8.57%) Use Case
6 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Kanban
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.86%) EAI
8 1 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
2 5 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) RHCE
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) SCCM
3 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.71%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) SELinux
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Apple
5 3 (8.57%) SAP
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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