The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 16 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 Wiltshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 63 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.84% - 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.20% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £335 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +54.44%
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 91 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.94% 19.00% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 58 48
Average daily rate £328 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 32
Average hourly rate £13.87 £16.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.50 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Chippenham - 1 £335 -
Swindon - - - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) UNIX
3 8 (72.73%) HP
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) Solaris
5 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
6 5 (45.45%) Perl
6 5 (45.45%) Python
6 5 (45.45%) Sun
6 5 (45.45%) SAN
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) DHCP
7 4 (36.36%) DNS
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) SOA
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) EMC
8 3 (27.27%) Symantec
8 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
8 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
8 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
8 3 (27.27%) vCloud

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (9.09%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) SSH
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Celerra
1 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) SOA
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vCloud
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
2 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
3 2 (18.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix