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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 26 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.94% 9.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 16.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £32.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-10.24% -6.47%
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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
57 62 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 36.77% 56.88% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 13
Average daily rate £415 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £243 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +144.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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

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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

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Infoblox
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) TOWER Software
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas