The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 23 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.03% 7.38% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 13.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% -
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 £32.09 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +6.25%
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Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50 68 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 51.55% 55.74% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 54 7
Average daily rate £385 £390 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +136.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.55 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £15.35 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) DTV
4 1 (25.00%) Debian

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Infoblox