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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 26 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.90% 2.16% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 5.36% 4.03% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £488 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +38.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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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
112 124 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 54.11% 53.68% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 74 67
Average daily rate £335 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 11
Average hourly rate £34.50 £23.13 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.18% +76.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.23 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £29.50 £23.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 September 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (90.00%) Windows
4 17 (85.00%) MySQL
4 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (80.00%) Apache
5 16 (80.00%) PHP
6 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
7 14 (70.00%) Python
8 13 (65.00%) CISSP
8 13 (65.00%) IIS
8 13 (65.00%) Snort
8 13 (65.00%) Ruby
8 13 (65.00%) PCI DSS
8 13 (65.00%) Open Source
8 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (20.00%) SOAP
9 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) Debian
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.00%) OO PHP
10 3 (15.00%) Zend
10 3 (15.00%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (15.00%) PHP5
10 3 (15.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) MVC
10 3 (15.00%) Ajax

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) Apache
2 13 (65.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 2 (10.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Security Tester
2 7 (35.00%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (35.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) SOAP
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) CodeIgniter
2 3 (15.00%) jQuery
2 3 (15.00%) Ajax
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) Symfony
4 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Laravel
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (90.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Debian
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (15.00%) MVC
1 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (15.00%) OO
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (5.00%) SIEM
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) PHP
2 14 (70.00%) Python
3 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) PHP5
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Korn
5 2 (10.00%) AWK
5 2 (10.00%) sed
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Zend
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Sun