The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 31 July 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 Cheltenham 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.00% 39.02% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 9
Average daily rate £165 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £185 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £363 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -37.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) RSS
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) Drupal
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) VirtualBox
4 6 (40.00%) Varnish
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) VB
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 5 (33.33%) vSphere
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) Network Design
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Korn
7 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell
7 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) HPUX

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (46.67%) Drupal
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
1 2 (13.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Drupal Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) RSS
1 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) HPUX
2 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (20.00%) Korn
3 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VirtualBox
2 6 (40.00%) Varnish
3 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) 3Com
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Acronis
5 1 (6.67%) Zend