The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 112 166 185
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1066 716 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.09% 1.41% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.75% 3.12% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 462 356
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.83 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.50 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Red Hat
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22449 22964 22346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.04% 45.26% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14040 13341 12911
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 1017 1010
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in England

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in England

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in England

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in England

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 473 £475 +9.82% 74
South East +41 220 £425 - 34
North West +20 78 £375 -10.71% 11
North East +7 69 £300 - 7
Yorkshire +16 61 £430 +38.54% 23
South West +11 46 £425 +3.03% 7
West Midlands +10 46 £353 -11.87% 7
East of England +7 46 £450 +28.57% 7
East Midlands -6 27 £400 -11.11% 6
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1574 (86.34%) Linux
2 1156 (63.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 734 (40.26%) Unix
4 595 (32.64%) Windows
5 563 (30.88%) VMware
6 522 (28.63%) Puppet
7 471 (25.84%) Oracle
8 417 (22.87%) DevOps
9 396 (21.72%) Perl
10 371 (20.35%) Solaris
10 371 (20.35%) Finance
11 364 (19.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 342 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
13 331 (18.16%) Python
14 322 (17.66%) Java
15 298 (16.35%) Security Cleared
16 289 (15.85%) Configuration Management
17 288 (15.80%) Microsoft
18 282 (15.47%) SQL
19 280 (15.36%) ITIL
20 268 (14.70%) AIX
20 268 (14.70%) Apache
21 263 (14.43%) SAN
22 260 (14.26%) Windows Server
23 254 (13.93%) Bash Shell
24 246 (13.49%) CentOS
25 237 (13.00%) Active Directory
26 232 (12.73%) Jenkins
27 228 (12.51%) SC Cleared
28 223 (12.23%) HP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 268 (14.70%) Apache
2 194 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 150 (8.23%) JBoss
4 105 (5.76%) WebSphere
5 104 (5.70%) IIS
6 84 (4.61%) WebLogic
7 83 (4.55%) Confluence
8 81 (4.44%) OpenStack
9 56 (3.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 51 (2.80%) nginx
11 32 (1.76%) MS Exchange
12 27 (1.48%) Tuxedo
13 23 (1.26%) SharePoint
14 21 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (1.15%) SAS
15 20 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
17 16 (0.88%) Jetty
18 15 (0.82%) Apache Solr
19 13 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 105 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.59%) MS Office
3 26 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.49%) SPSS
5 1 (0.055%) MS Project
5 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 12 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.27%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.22%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.11%) assyst
8 2 (0.11%) Documaker
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.055%) Eikon
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.055%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.055%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.055%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 180 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (1.81%) SaaS
4 28 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (0.88%) GitHub
8 15 (0.82%) IaaS
8 15 (0.82%) OpenShift
9 14 (0.77%) Office 365
10 13 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.71%) PaaS
11 10 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.44%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.44%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.44%) Google Tag Manager
13 7 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 263 (14.43%) SAN
2 207 (11.35%) DNS
3 188 (10.31%) Firewall
4 144 (7.90%) TCP/IP
5 138 (7.57%) LDAP
6 91 (4.99%) DHCP
7 87 (4.77%) VPN
8 80 (4.39%) NAS
9 74 (4.06%) HTTP
10 68 (3.73%) LAN
11 67 (3.68%) SSL
12 65 (3.57%) WAN
13 64 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
14 63 (3.46%) Internet
15 47 (2.58%) FTP
16 42 (2.30%) Network Security
17 40 (2.19%) IPsec
18 32 (1.76%) SSH
19 29 (1.59%) SMTP
20 24 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (10.81%) MySQL
2 158 (8.67%) SQL Server
3 137 (7.52%) Oracle Database
4 86 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
5 83 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 59 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 52 (2.85%) MongoDB
8 49 (2.69%) Hadoop
9 44 (2.41%) DB2
10 41 (2.25%) NoSQL
11 35 (1.92%) RDBMS
12 31 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
13 30 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
14 28 (1.54%) Big Data
15 27 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 26 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
17 22 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
18 18 (0.99%) Sybase ASE
18 18 (0.99%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 232 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 214 (11.74%) Git (software)
3 130 (7.13%) JIRA
4 104 (5.70%) Subversion
5 67 (3.68%) Maven
6 55 (3.02%) TeamCity
7 36 (1.97%) JUnit
8 26 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (1.43%) Cucumber
9 24 (1.32%) Hudson
10 21 (1.15%) Selenium
11 20 (1.10%) Ant
11 20 (1.10%) Eclipse
11 20 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (1.04%) Vagrant
13 18 (0.99%) SonarQube
14 17 (0.93%) Artifactory
15 15 (0.82%) Visual Studio
16 14 (0.77%) Bitbucket
16 14 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 371 (20.35%) Finance
2 176 (9.65%) Banking
3 44 (2.41%) Games
4 36 (1.97%) Retail
5 34 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 32 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 31 (1.70%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.26%) Marketing
9 16 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 13 (0.71%) Publishing
11 11 (0.60%) Electronics
12 9 (0.49%) Legal
13 8 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.33%) Billing
14 6 (0.33%) Front Office
14 6 (0.33%) Military
15 5 (0.27%) Back Office
16 4 (0.22%) Automotive
16 4 (0.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 342 (18.76%) Administrator
2 298 (16.35%) Linux Engineer
3 208 (11.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 197 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
5 170 (9.33%) Linux Administrator
6 167 (9.16%) Architect
7 136 (7.46%) Developer
8 127 (6.97%) Unix Administrator
9 117 (6.42%) Consultant
9 117 (6.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 108 (5.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 86 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 85 (4.66%) Analyst
13 82 (4.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
14 76 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
15 75 (4.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 74 (4.06%) Support Engineer
17 67 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
18 66 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
19 61 (3.35%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (8.61%) Middleware
2 121 (6.64%) Web Services
3 105 (5.76%) LAMP
4 93 (5.10%) .NET
5 59 (3.24%) CSS
6 57 (3.13%) HTML
7 55 (3.02%) RESTful
7 55 (3.02%) Spring
8 49 (2.69%) SOAP
9 46 (2.52%) XML
10 45 (2.47%) REST
11 44 (2.41%) J2EE
12 43 (2.36%) HTML5
13 40 (2.19%) Java EE
14 27 (1.48%) Software Packaging
15 26 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
16 25 (1.37%) jQuery
17 24 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
18 23 (1.26%) JSON
19 22 (1.21%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 193 (10.59%) Data Centre
2 134 (7.35%) Clustering
3 100 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 45 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 40 (2.19%) Replication
7 37 (2.03%) EMC VMAX
8 33 (1.81%) EMC VNX
9 30 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (1.65%) HACMP
10 29 (1.59%) PKI
11 25 (1.37%) Public Cloud
12 24 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
13 23 (1.26%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.10%) Mainframe
15 19 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
15 19 (1.04%) Private Cloud
15 19 (1.04%) Wiki
16 18 (0.99%) Client/Server
16 18 (0.99%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1574 (86.34%) Linux
2 1156 (63.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 734 (40.26%) Unix
4 595 (32.64%) Windows
5 371 (20.35%) Solaris
6 268 (14.70%) AIX
7 260 (14.26%) Windows Server
8 246 (13.49%) CentOS
9 130 (7.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 116 (6.36%) Ubuntu
11 99 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 80 (4.39%) SUSE
13 64 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 56 (3.07%) Oracle Linux
15 55 (3.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 47 (2.58%) Debian
17 42 (2.30%) HPUX
18 38 (2.08%) Windows XP
19 29 (1.59%) Windows 7
20 25 (1.37%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (22.87%) DevOps
2 342 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
3 289 (15.85%) Configuration Management
4 280 (15.36%) ITIL
5 180 (9.87%) High Availability
6 154 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
6 154 (8.45%) Migration
7 139 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 139 (7.62%) Open Source
8 96 (5.27%) Load Balancing
9 95 (5.21%) Change Management
10 88 (4.83%) Scrum
11 87 (4.77%) Project Management
12 81 (4.44%) Service Management
12 81 (4.44%) SOA
13 75 (4.11%) TDD
14 72 (3.95%) E-Commerce
15 66 (3.62%) Service Delivery
16 63 (3.46%) Release Management
17 62 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 396 (21.72%) Perl
2 331 (18.16%) Python
3 322 (17.66%) Java
4 282 (15.47%) SQL
5 254 (13.93%) Bash Shell
6 206 (11.30%) Shell Script
7 147 (8.06%) Ruby
8 116 (6.36%) PHP
9 95 (5.21%) C
10 83 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 74 (4.06%) C#
12 69 (3.78%) Korn
13 67 (3.68%) PL/SQL
14 65 (3.57%) JavaScript
15 43 (2.36%) C++
16 31 (1.70%) AWK
17 30 (1.65%) sed
18 25 (1.37%) COBOL
19 19 (1.04%) Bourne shell
20 15 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 298 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 228 (12.51%) SC Cleared
3 91 (4.99%) Degree
4 66 (3.62%) RHCE
5 55 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (1.97%) MCSE
8 35 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 33 (1.81%) CCNA
10 31 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (1.37%) CCNP
12 20 (1.10%) MCSA
13 17 (0.93%) IBM AIX Certification
13 17 (0.93%) RHCA
14 16 (0.88%) RHCSA
15 13 (0.71%) MCP
16 12 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
17 11 (0.60%) MCTS
18 9 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
19 8 (0.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (1.81%) SLA
2 23 (1.26%) QA
3 18 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.38%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.33%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) ECSS
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.055%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.055%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.055%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.055%) MiFID
System Software
1 364 (19.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 237 (13.00%) Active Directory
3 104 (5.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 92 (5.05%) vSphere
5 77 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
6 76 (4.17%) NFS
7 73 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 72 (3.95%) VMware ESX
9 67 (3.68%) Hyper-V
10 50 (2.74%) KVM
10 50 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
10 50 (2.74%) Samba
11 47 (2.58%) Docker
12 34 (1.87%) vCloud
13 28 (1.54%) Veritas File System
14 26 (1.43%) GlusterFS
14 26 (1.43%) GPFS
15 23 (1.26%) iptables
16 21 (1.15%) Firmware
17 20 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 522 (28.63%) Puppet
2 181 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
3 164 (9.00%) Nagios
4 124 (6.80%) Ansible
5 67 (3.68%) NetBackup
5 67 (3.68%) Red Hat Satellite
6 54 (2.96%) SCCM
7 44 (2.41%) HAProxy
8 36 (1.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 35 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
10 34 (1.87%) ZABBIX
11 33 (1.81%) logstash
12 31 (1.70%) SCOM
13 27 (1.48%) Cacti
13 27 (1.48%) Salt
14 25 (1.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 22 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
16 20 (1.10%) Data Guard
17 19 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
18 17 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 563 (30.88%) VMware
2 471 (25.84%) Oracle
3 288 (15.80%) Microsoft
4 223 (12.23%) HP
5 204 (11.19%) IBM
6 189 (10.37%) Veritas
7 158 (8.67%) EMC
8 151 (8.28%) Cisco
9 101 (5.54%) Sun
10 100 (5.49%) NetApp
11 64 (3.51%) Citrix
12 60 (3.29%) F5
13 51 (2.80%) Atlassian
14 50 (2.74%) SAP
15 46 (2.52%) Dell
16 43 (2.36%) Brocade
17 41 (2.25%) Informatica
18 39 (2.14%) Axway
19 36 (1.97%) Siebel
20 33 (1.81%) Sybase
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London
Montash
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Rate: £175 - £225 per day
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Initi8 Recruitment
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Elevate Direct
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day upto £565
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + competitive
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Sheffield, Yorkshire
Triple Seven Resources
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London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Hampshire
E-synergy Solutions
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
IQUO
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
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Thebes IT
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
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Leeds
Amoria Bond
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
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London
Real Staffing
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London
LA International
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London
Marcus Donald People
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
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Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
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City, London
Thebes IT
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London
People Source Consulting
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London
Real Staffing
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Kent
G2 Recruitment
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London
G2 Recruitment
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Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
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Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
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Cheltenham
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