The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 27 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.98% 7.77% 4.33%
As % of the Vendors category 3.74% 13.91% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 9
Average daily rate
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£431 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +6.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 115 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 52.97% 55.83% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 67 63
Average daily rate £400 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the Basingstoke region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Basingstoke region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) SUSE
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) ATM
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
3 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (28.57%) VCP4
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) ATM
1 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) VCP4
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) CommVault
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco