Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 24 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.13% 1.25% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 7.62% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 8
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £550 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +41.94% -8.82%
10th Percentile £451 £351 £363
90th Percentile £556 £575 £476
South West median daily rate £493 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +23.13% +6.67% -7.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +3.62%

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 216 105 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.20% 16.38% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 52 142
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -6.02%
10th Percentile £193 £185 £121
90th Percentile £551 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 35
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £13.70 £16.80 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.45% +20.00% +9.80%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.50 £11.40
90th Percentile £17.50 £40.28 £46.90
South West median hourly rate £21.00 £17.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year +21.04% +8.44% -11.11%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 10 December 2018. 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 11 £520 -5.45% 6
Gloucester +3 8 £544 +72.62% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (79.17%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle
4 16 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (66.67%) High Availability
5 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
6 14 (58.33%) Unix
6 14 (58.33%) Big Data
6 14 (58.33%) DV Cleared
7 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
7 11 (45.83%) Task Automation
7 11 (45.83%) HP
7 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
7 11 (45.83%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (41.67%) Data Security
8 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (41.67%) Replication
8 10 (41.67%) Clustering
8 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
8 10 (41.67%) SQL
8 10 (41.67%) MySQL
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (41.67%) Sybase
8 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
9 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 7 (29.17%) Python
10 7 (29.17%) Degree
10 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell

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 6 (25.00%) Apache
1 6 (25.00%) JBoss
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Big Data
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
3 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 10 (41.67%) MySQL
3 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) DBA
2 10 (41.67%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared DBA
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Middleware Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Senior DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Java EE
1 6 (25.00%) JSON
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
1 6 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) Clustering
2 10 (41.67%) Replication
3 6 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Unix
3 6 (25.00%) CentOS
3 6 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Fedora
4 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (66.67%) High Availability
3 11 (45.83%) Task Automation
4 10 (41.67%) Data Security
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
2 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) Degree
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) SSCP
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 7 (29.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) HP
3 10 (41.67%) Sybase
4 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft