The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 24 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Hat, Inc.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 17 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 5 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.63% 1.96% 9.01%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 5.26% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £425 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £445 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+26.35% -10.50%
Red Hat
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 57 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.19% 37.25% 57.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 32
Median daily rate £330 £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £348 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £470 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.25 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.17% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) IPv6
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java RMI
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) OC4J
2 1 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) RHCE
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas