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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 11 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.08% 2.06% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 3.57% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
20 56 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 41.67% 57.73% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 19
Median daily rate £390 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £101 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £12.00 £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £42.50 £40.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) JMS
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Hudson
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) MapReduce

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 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) EJB
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP