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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 10 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.

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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 22 30 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.11% 0.65% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.28% 2.04% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
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
61 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 64.21% 32.03% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 11
Average daily rate £400 £415 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +22.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £678 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.10 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Red Hat 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.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Red Hat 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware