The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucestershire 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 43 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.91% 0.40% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 1.27% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+28.47% -10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 79 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.75% 31.47% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 28 77
Average daily rate £350 £218 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.91% -45.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £130 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 6
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.75 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 4 £363 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
1 28 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 10 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 9 (32.14%) SAN
4 9 (32.14%) NetApp
4 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 9 (32.14%) Perl
4 9 (32.14%) NFS
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
6 7 (25.00%) RSS
6 7 (25.00%) PHP
6 7 (25.00%) CSS
6 7 (25.00%) Solaris
6 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (25.00%) Drupal
6 7 (25.00%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) VirtualBox
7 6 (21.43%) QA
7 6 (21.43%) Ruby
7 6 (21.43%) Squid
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) Varnish
7 6 (21.43%) CentOS
7 6 (21.43%) qmail

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (25.00%) Drupal
2 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (32.14%) SAN
4 6 (21.43%) LDAP
4 6 (21.43%) SMTP
4 6 (21.43%) SNMP
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 5 (17.86%) Firewall
6 4 (14.29%) LAN
6 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 3 (10.71%) SSH
7 3 (10.71%) FTP
8 2 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
1 2 (7.14%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Build Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Designer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) CSS
1 7 (25.00%) RSS
1 7 (25.00%) jQuery
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) Solaris
4 6 (21.43%) CentOS
5 4 (14.29%) HPUX
6 3 (10.71%) Windows
7 2 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
1 5 (17.86%) Network Design
2 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) IT Governance
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Shell Script
2 9 (32.14%) Perl
3 7 (25.00%) PHP
4 6 (21.43%) Ruby
5 5 (17.86%) VB
6 4 (14.29%) Korn
6 4 (14.29%) Bourne shell
7 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.14%) C
8 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) NFS
3 7 (25.00%) VirtualBox
4 6 (21.43%) qmail
4 6 (21.43%) Squid
4 6 (21.43%) Varnish
5 5 (17.86%) vSphere
6 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
6 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) NetApp
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Sun
6 3 (10.71%) StorageTek
7 2 (7.14%) Veritas
7 2 (7.14%) 3Com
7 2 (7.14%) Acronis
8 1 (3.57%) Zend
Gloucestershire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-400 Per Day
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago