The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Vendors 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.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 37 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 10 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.27% 0.40% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 4.69% 0.85% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
213 118 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.30% 47.01% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 53 126
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £130 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 9
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Red Hat
South West

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 25 July 2014.

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 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 - 9 £500 - 3
Red Hat
South West

Red Hat
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 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Perl
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 11 (32.35%) VMware
4 11 (32.35%) SMTP
4 11 (32.35%) DNS
4 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle
5 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 9 (26.47%) SAN
6 9 (26.47%) NetApp
6 9 (26.47%) UNIX
6 9 (26.47%) NFS
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco
8 7 (20.59%) RSS
8 7 (20.59%) Solaris
8 7 (20.59%) PHP
8 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) Drupal
8 7 (20.59%) jQuery
8 7 (20.59%) VirtualBox
9 6 (17.65%) qmail
9 6 (17.65%) Varnish
9 6 (17.65%) Ruby
9 6 (17.65%) Squid
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) QA

Red Hat
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 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 7 (20.59%) Drupal
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SMTP
1 11 (32.35%) DNS
2 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 9 (26.47%) SAN
4 6 (17.65%) LDAP
4 6 (17.65%) SNMP
5 5 (14.71%) Network Security
5 5 (14.71%) Internet
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
7 3 (8.82%) SSH
7 3 (8.82%) FTP
8 2 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MSI
1 2 (5.88%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) Administrator
4 7 (20.59%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Python Developer
6 5 (14.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) QA Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Build Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Server Administrator
10 1 (2.94%) Designer
10 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.94%) UNIX Specialist
10 1 (2.94%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) CSS
1 7 (20.59%) RSS
1 7 (20.59%) jQuery
2 6 (17.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Social Media
2 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (26.47%) UNIX
4 7 (20.59%) Solaris
5 6 (17.65%) CentOS
6 4 (11.76%) HPUX
7 3 (8.82%) Windows
8 2 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
1 5 (14.71%) Network Design
2 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.82%) Migration
2 3 (8.82%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) IT Governance
3 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Perl
2 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 7 (20.59%) PHP
4 6 (17.65%) Ruby
5 5 (14.71%) VB
5 5 (14.71%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.76%) Bourne shell
6 4 (11.76%) Korn
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.88%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (26.47%) NFS
3 7 (20.59%) VirtualBox
4 6 (17.65%) qmail
4 6 (17.65%) Squid
4 6 (17.65%) Varnish
5 5 (14.71%) vSphere
6 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
6 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
1 11 (32.35%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 9 (26.47%) NetApp
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) StorageTek
5 3 (8.82%) Sun
6 2 (5.88%) Veritas
6 2 (5.88%) 3Com
6 2 (5.88%) Acronis
7 1 (2.94%) Zend
7 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Yoh Company
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
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