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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 51 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.62% 3.71% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.99% 17.01% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 12
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -23.00%
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
143 194 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.10% 21.82% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 134 98
Median daily rate £350 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £300 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 13
Median hourly rate £12.63 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £20.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 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 30 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
South Wales -8 6 £350 -22.22% 1
West Wales +8 4 £520 +15.55%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) Ansible
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (31.82%) Puppet
8 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
9 5 (22.73%) Juniper
9 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 5 (22.73%) TACACS
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
9 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (18.18%) DevOps
10 4 (18.18%) OpenStack
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 4 (18.18%) Unix
11 3 (13.64%) Oracle

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (18.18%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
2 5 (22.73%) TACACS
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) SSL
4 2 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
1 1 (4.55%) SAML
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) PKI
2 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 3 (13.64%) CentOS
5 3 (13.64%) Fedora
5 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (18.18%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Web Operations
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) DSDM
5 1 (4.55%) RUP
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Xen
3 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Ansible
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (31.82%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) Salt
3 3 (13.64%) SCCM
3 3 (13.64%) SCOM
4 2 (9.09%) Pingdom
4 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.55%) Cobbler
5 1 (4.55%) Terraform
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.55%) yum
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Google
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
7 1 (4.55%) Hitachi