The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 51 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.23% 4.08% 7.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 10.74% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 19
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£425 £365 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £311 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
+7.58% -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 121 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.37% 37.93% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 42 81
Average daily rate £375 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 16
Average hourly rate £29.50 £13.75 £39.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.54% -65.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £28.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
6 4 (44.44%) Python
6 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (44.44%) Maven
6 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 4 (44.44%) Ruby
6 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (33.33%) RESTful
7 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 3 (33.33%) Change Control
7 3 (33.33%) vCloud
7 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
7 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
7 3 (33.33%) Puppet
7 3 (33.33%) CentOS
7 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (33.33%) UNIX
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco
8 2 (22.22%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (22.22%) DNS

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Wiki
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Infoblox
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SAP