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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 23 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 22 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.64% 9.09% 6.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.07% 24.39% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 48
Average daily rate £325 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 123 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.44% 37.27% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 67 119
Average daily rate £350 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £42.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.68% +87.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £24.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £42.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +8 17 £300 -33.33% 2
Gloucester -13 2 £388 -22.50% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
1 25 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle
3 9 (36.00%) UNIX
3 9 (36.00%) SAN
3 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Drupal
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 7 (28.00%) VirtualBox
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) RSS
4 7 (28.00%) Solaris
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) DNS
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) Varnish
5 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (20.00%) Network Security
6 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Network Design
6 5 (20.00%) vSphere
6 5 (20.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (20.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (20.00%) VB
6 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (28.00%) Drupal
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) SSH
5 3 (12.00%) FTP
6 2 (8.00%) DHCP
6 2 (8.00%) LDAP
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) SMTP
7 1 (4.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
1 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSI
1 2 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (24.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Solaris Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Build Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Server Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) UNIX Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) jQuery
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) RSS
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Wiki
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
4 4 (16.00%) HPUX
5 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 2 (8.00%) AIX
7 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (12.00%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.00%) VB
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) Bourne shell
3 4 (16.00%) Korn
4 3 (12.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VirtualBox
2 6 (24.00%) Varnish
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) vSphere
4 4 (16.00%) NFS
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) qmail
6 1 (4.00%) Squid
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) StorageTek
5 3 (12.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) 3Com
6 2 (8.00%) Acronis
7 1 (4.00%) Zend
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