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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 45 49 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.67% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 2.19% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £48.00 £31.09
% change year-on-year -42.70% +54.41%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 88 137 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 26.83% 30.38% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 68 83
Median daily rate £140 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.83% -10.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -38.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.10 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Gloucestershire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) EJB
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Ant
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (16.67%) EasyMock
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) EJB
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) VMware