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 June 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.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 45 44
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.12% 1.48% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.64% 5.26% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year - +0.69%  

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 81 133 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 24.55% 28.12% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 69 103
Median daily rate £210 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 7
Median hourly rate £17.35 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.46% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £13.23 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +5 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) CentOS
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (25.00%) Gradle
6 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (25.00%) Hudson
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (25.00%) Route 53

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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (25.00%) AWS OpsWorks
2 2 (25.00%) Route 53
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Ant
2 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) EJB
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Debian
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Grafana
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (12.50%) logstash
3 1 (12.50%) SELinux
3 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Isilon
3 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 1 (12.50%) VMware