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 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 39 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.05% 3.60% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 7.04% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £555
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%
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
175 199 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.95% 51.16% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 46
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £217 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £70.00 £21.35
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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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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 -6 5 £425 +41.66%
Gloucester -2 1 £175 -65.00% 1
Red Hat
South West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) HP
6 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (38.89%) DevOps
7 6 (33.33%) vSphere
7 6 (33.33%) Infoblox
7 6 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
7 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (22.22%) CentOS
9 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (22.22%) McAfee
9 4 (22.22%) DTV
9 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
9 4 (22.22%) Electronics

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
1 2 (11.11%) Confluence
1 2 (11.11%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) IPv6
2 2 (11.11%) OSPF
2 2 (11.11%) BGP
2 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) IPsec
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQLite
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Ant
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Hudson
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) Symfony
2 2 (11.11%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) DTV
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Wiki
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 3 (16.67%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Debian
5 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) vSphere
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Firmware
3 2 (11.11%) Samba
3 2 (11.11%) iptables
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Postfix
3 2 (11.11%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) ZABBIX
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) Infoblox
4 4 (22.22%) McAfee
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) TOWER Software
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle