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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 57 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.02% 2.62% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.65% 10.93% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £563 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -5.71%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

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
230 183 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.71% 24.02% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 101 88
Average daily rate £350 £303 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £145 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.45 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.39 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 11 £375 -6.25% 1
West Wales +14 2 £475 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Apache
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (34.78%) JBoss
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
5 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
6 7 (30.43%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) HTTP
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Maven
8 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
8 5 (21.74%) PKI
8 5 (21.74%) Perl
8 5 (21.74%) J2EE
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Ansible
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Unix
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) LAN
9 4 (17.39%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (39.13%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) HTTP
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
4 3 (13.04%) SSH
4 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (8.70%) SSL
5 2 (8.70%) VLAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (26.09%) Maven
3 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.04%) IntelliJ
3 3 (13.04%) JUnit
3 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Administrator
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) Java EE
2 3 (13.04%) LAMP
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) SAML
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.35%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
1 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) JVM Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) Web Operations
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
3 3 (13.04%) SCCM
3 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 3 (13.04%) yum
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (4.35%) nmon
5 1 (4.35%) Pingdom
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) CA
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) PlateSpin
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Hitachi
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
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