Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 54 66
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 41 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.26% 1.52% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.60% 8.26% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 3
Gloucestershire median daily rate £515 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +22.22% +25.87%
10th Percentile £463 £525 £410
90th Percentile £556 £575 £520
South West median daily rate £500 £400 £488
% change year-on-year +25.00% -17.95% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year +70.00% - -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 247 109 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 31.67% 18.35% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 53 111
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +20.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £200 £155 £106
90th Percentile £550 £570 £513
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 37
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £13.35 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.69% -7.14% -66.67%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.64 £11.38
90th Percentile £47.63 £17.31 £46.60
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £15.48 £17.25
% change year-on-year +126.17% -10.29% -21.59%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Gloucestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Gloucestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Gloucestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 25 £515 -6.36% 2
Gloucester +4 10 £550 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Unix
2 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 27 (65.85%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (65.85%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (63.41%) DV Cleared
4 21 (51.22%) Solaris
4 21 (51.22%) Red Hat
5 20 (48.78%) Oracle
6 19 (46.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (46.34%) High Availability
7 18 (43.90%) CentOS
8 17 (41.46%) Big Data
9 14 (34.15%) Degree
10 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
10 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
10 13 (31.71%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (31.71%) Data Security
10 13 (31.71%) Replication
10 13 (31.71%) Clustering
10 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
10 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
10 13 (31.71%) SQL
10 13 (31.71%) HP
10 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 13 (31.71%) Task Automation
10 13 (31.71%) Technical Leadership
11 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
11 12 (29.27%) MySQL
11 12 (29.27%) Sybase

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) Apache
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (17.07%) WebLogic
2 6 (14.63%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Big Data
2 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
2 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (29.27%) MySQL
3 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
3 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Administrator
2 13 (31.71%) DBA
3 11 (26.83%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (24.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (24.39%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (21.95%) Unix Engineer
6 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared DBA
7 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (9.76%) Middleware Administrator
9 4 (9.76%) Senior DBA
9 4 (9.76%) Unix Administrator
10 3 (7.32%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (7.32%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 2 (4.88%) Consultant
11 2 (4.88%) Developer
11 2 (4.88%) Middleware Developer
11 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
12 1 (2.44%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Java EE
1 7 (17.07%) Middleware
2 6 (14.63%) JSON
2 6 (14.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (31.71%) Clustering
2 13 (31.71%) Replication
3 6 (14.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Unix
3 21 (51.22%) Solaris
4 18 (43.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (46.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (46.34%) High Availability
3 13 (31.71%) Data Security
3 13 (31.71%) Task Automation
3 13 (31.71%) Technical Leadership
4 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
5 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (17.07%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
1 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
2 7 (17.07%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 26 (63.41%) DV Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) Degree
4 10 (24.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (14.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 7 (17.07%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Red Hat
2 20 (48.78%) Oracle
3 13 (31.71%) HP
4 12 (29.27%) Sybase