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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 100 91 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 22 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.86% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.04% 3.82% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 5
Average daily rate £450 £431 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
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
545 497 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.36% 22.50% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 220 200
Average daily rate £355 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £130 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 104 62
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £26.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Birmingham +5 9 £355 +2.15% 5
Solihull - 4 - -
Warwickshire +2 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £225 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 47 (90.38%) Linux
2 44 (84.62%) Red Hat
3 33 (63.46%) Unix
4 30 (57.69%) Solaris
5 21 (40.38%) Windows
6 20 (38.46%) AIX
6 20 (38.46%) ITIL
7 19 (36.54%) Service Management
8 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (30.77%) EMC
10 15 (28.85%) Cisco
10 15 (28.85%) Network Management
11 13 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
11 13 (25.00%) NFS
11 13 (25.00%) CCNA
11 13 (25.00%) Cognizant
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (25.00%) Veritas
11 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (23.08%) System Testing
12 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
12 12 (23.08%) CA
12 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 12 (23.08%) Perl
12 12 (23.08%) CA Spectrum
12 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (21.15%) CiscoWorks
13 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
13 11 (21.15%) e-Health

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (9.62%) PowerExchange
1 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) GitHub
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
1 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) LDAP
2 2 (3.85%) NAS
2 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) WLAN
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) PowerCenter
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium
1 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Architect
2 10 (19.23%) Unix Administrator
3 9 (17.31%) Administrator
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Developer
5 7 (13.46%) EMC Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Informatica Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) AIX Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Solaris Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (9.62%) XML
2 5 (9.62%) XSD
3 2 (3.85%) JMS
3 2 (3.85%) Middleware
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.85%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.92%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) e-Health
2 10 (19.23%) CMDB
3 3 (5.77%) Informatics
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (90.38%) Linux
2 33 (63.46%) Unix
3 30 (57.69%) Solaris
4 21 (40.38%) Windows
5 20 (38.46%) AIX
6 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.92%) Android
9 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.92%) HPUX
9 1 (1.92%) SUSE
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) ITIL
2 19 (36.54%) Service Management
3 15 (28.85%) Network Management
4 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 12 (23.08%) System Testing
6 11 (21.15%) Migration
7 8 (15.38%) Project Management
7 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 7 (13.46%) Data Transformation
9 6 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.62%) EAI
10 5 (9.62%) ETL
10 5 (9.62%) Workflow
11 4 (7.69%) Computer Architecture
12 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (1.92%) AWK
4 1 (1.92%) Java
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) CCNA
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) NFS
1 13 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (21.15%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (5.77%) Puppet
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) Red Hat
2 16 (30.77%) EMC
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco
4 13 (25.00%) Cognizant
4 13 (25.00%) Veritas
5 12 (23.08%) CA
5 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 10 (19.23%) ServiceNow
7 5 (9.62%) Informatica
7 5 (9.62%) Oracle
7 5 (9.62%) VMware
8 4 (7.69%) Splunk
9 2 (3.85%) HP
10 1 (1.92%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.92%) hybris
10 1 (1.92%) NetApp
10 1 (1.92%) Rally
10 1 (1.92%) SAP
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