The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 45 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.57% 1.20% 2.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 3.41% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate £400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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 £22.25 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-44.37% +1.26%
Red Hat
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
185 176 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.48% 35.20% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 89 69
Average daily rate £400 £394 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +168.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Red Hat
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 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham +8 2 £400 -
Filton - 2 £400 -
Gloucester +4 1 £325 -27.77% 3
Red Hat
South West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) CentOS
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Coaching
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) IPv6
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Manual Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
1 2 (18.18%) Ergonomics
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
2 2 (18.18%) Kanban
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Korn
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) RHCE
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
3 2 (18.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Sophos