The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 111 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 31 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.30% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.20% 1.70% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 4
Median daily rate £425 £450 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +125.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £450 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.37%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
596 411 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.87% 17.37% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 229 233
Median daily rate £375 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 74
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £10.46 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £26.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Birmingham -3 6 £488 - 1
Warwickshire - 6 £355 -
Worcestershire - 6 £425 -
Shropshire -30 5 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £525 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (73.47%) Red Hat
3 17 (34.69%) AIX
4 16 (32.65%) ITIL
5 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
7 12 (24.49%) Oracle
8 11 (22.45%) Solaris
8 11 (22.45%) Service Management
8 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
9 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
9 10 (20.41%) Puppet
9 10 (20.41%) Migration
9 10 (20.41%) Unix
10 9 (18.37%) Windows
11 8 (16.33%) Web Services
11 8 (16.33%) Java
11 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
11 8 (16.33%) CentOS
12 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
12 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 7 (14.29%) DevOps
12 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
13 6 (12.24%) Workflow
13 6 (12.24%) VMware
13 6 (12.24%) TOGAF
13 6 (12.24%) SSH
13 6 (12.24%) Veritas
13 6 (12.24%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (12.24%) PowerExchange

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (12.24%) PowerExchange
1 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.12%) Liferay
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.04%) GitHub
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SSH
2 5 (10.20%) SSL
3 4 (8.16%) BIG-IP
4 3 (6.12%) Kerberos
4 3 (6.12%) VLAN
5 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) Firewall
6 1 (2.04%) HTTP
6 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) IPsec
6 1 (2.04%) LAN
6 1 (2.04%) LDAP
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (12.24%) PowerCenter
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) HBase
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Administrator
2 9 (18.37%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Informatica Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) DBA
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.08%) Java Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Web Services
2 6 (12.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (12.24%) XML
2 6 (12.24%) XSD
3 4 (8.16%) SAML
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (2.04%) LAMP
5 1 (2.04%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
1 6 (12.24%) Informatics
2 4 (8.16%) CMDB
3 2 (4.08%) Derivative
3 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.69%) AIX
3 11 (22.45%) Solaris
4 10 (20.41%) Unix
5 9 (18.37%) Windows
6 8 (16.33%) CentOS
7 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.20%) SUSE
9 3 (6.12%) Fedora
9 3 (6.12%) HPUX
10 1 (2.04%) Android
10 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) Service Management
4 10 (20.41%) Migration
5 7 (14.29%) DevOps
5 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.24%) Data Transformation
6 6 (12.24%) EAI
6 6 (12.24%) ETL
6 6 (12.24%) TOGAF
6 6 (12.24%) Workflow
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) System Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.12%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) Scala
4 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) Korn
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) RHCE
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) NFS
1 5 (10.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.08%) iptables
3 2 (4.08%) Postfix
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
4 1 (2.04%) HDFS
4 1 (2.04%) vCloud
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Nagios
2 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Red Hat
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.49%) Oracle
4 6 (12.24%) Informatica
4 6 (12.24%) Veritas
4 6 (12.24%) VMware
5 5 (10.20%) Cognizant
6 4 (8.16%) F5
6 4 (8.16%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
7 3 (6.12%) HP
7 3 (6.12%) MuleSoft
8 2 (4.08%) CA
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco
8 2 (4.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.04%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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