The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 26 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 3 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.37% 4.84% 8.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 15.00% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 27
Average daily rate £388 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.60%
Vendors Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 20 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 40.41% 32.26% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 103
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £376 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 16
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Red Hat
Gloucestershire

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) qmail
2 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Squid
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) qmail
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
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