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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 100 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 23 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.093% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.40% 0.51% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 10
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£238 £438 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +130.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £438 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £438 £242
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +10.76%
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
523 389 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.58% 18.14% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 199 226
Average daily rate £315 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 54 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £23.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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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
Warwickshire -5 3 £393 -10.17%
Birmingham +2 1 - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
1 35 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 32 (91.43%) UNIX
3 26 (74.29%) HPUX
4 12 (34.29%) VMware
5 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) HP
6 9 (25.71%) SAN
6 9 (25.71%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) NetApp
7 6 (17.14%) zOS
7 6 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (17.14%) IBM
7 6 (17.14%) AIX
7 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
7 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) SAP
9 4 (11.43%) CA
9 4 (11.43%) Lotus
9 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle
9 4 (11.43%) IBM Notes
9 4 (11.43%) DataPower
10 3 (8.57%) XML
10 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
10 3 (8.57%) LDAP
10 3 (8.57%) SSL
10 3 (8.57%) CA SiteMinder

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.43%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) TPMS
4 1 (2.86%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) SSL
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) ATM
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Informix
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (28.57%) Administrator
3 8 (22.86%) UNIX Administrator
3 8 (22.86%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) UNIX Support
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (8.57%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) EDI
4 1 (2.86%) EJB
4 1 (2.86%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
1 4 (11.43%) DataPower
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (91.43%) UNIX
3 26 (74.29%) HPUX
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 6 (17.14%) zOS
5 6 (17.14%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.71%) B2B
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.86%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.71%) ActionScript
2 2 (5.71%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISSAP
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) NetApp
4 6 (17.14%) IBM
5 5 (14.29%) SAP
6 4 (11.43%) CA
6 4 (11.43%) Lotus
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Sybase
8 1 (2.86%) BMC
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