The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 17 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.03% - 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.81% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.40 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +55.34%
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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 Watford region.

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 28.03% 20.88% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 18
Average daily rate £375 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -47.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Average hourly rate £18.25 £12.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.08% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) Korn
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Korn
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Dell