The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 96 65 88
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 1.29% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 6.54% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Average daily rate £406 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.04% -4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £328 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.45% -34.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
369 260 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.57% 19.67% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 113 142
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 37
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £35.15 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 4 £338 +8.87% 9
Bradford - 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Sun
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) FileNet
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Clustering
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
2 2 (18.18%) FileNet
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
1 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Sun
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco