The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 73 94 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 39 29 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.98% 1.15% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 3.97% 2.37% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 33
Median daily rate £500 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £340 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
Red Hat
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
983 1223 1280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.03% 48.59% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 606 651
Median daily rate £413 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% +7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 84 34
Median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +14 15 £475 +8.57% 7
Newbury +12 5 £375 +25.00% 1
Windsor - 5 £550 - 2
Bracknell +4 3 £500 -
Slough - 2 £363 - 2
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 91 (97.85%) Linux
2 64 (68.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (41.94%) VMware
4 33 (35.48%) Oracle
5 32 (34.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (30.11%) Windows
7 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
7 22 (23.66%) Puppet
8 21 (22.58%) CentOS
8 21 (22.58%) Unix
8 21 (22.58%) Telecoms
9 20 (21.51%) Solaris
10 19 (20.43%) Clustering
10 19 (20.43%) SAN
11 18 (19.35%) Apache
12 17 (18.28%) AIX
12 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (18.28%) DV Cleared
13 16 (17.20%) MySQL
13 16 (17.20%) EMC
13 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (16.13%) DevOps
14 15 (16.13%) Cisco
14 15 (16.13%) HP
14 15 (16.13%) SSL
14 15 (16.13%) EMC NetWorker
14 15 (16.13%) High Availability
14 15 (16.13%) Bash Shell
15 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
15 14 (15.05%) HTTP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 18 (19.35%) Apache
2 11 (11.83%) IIS
3 6 (6.45%) iPlanet
3 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.38%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.23%) JBoss
5 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.08%) GemFire
6 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.08%) nginx
6 1 (1.08%) SAS
6 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
1 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (12.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.45%) GitHub
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) PaaS
4 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) SAN
2 15 (16.13%) SSL
3 14 (15.05%) HTTP
4 13 (13.98%) FTP
5 12 (12.90%) Firewall
5 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.60%) DNS
7 7 (7.53%) LDAP
8 6 (6.45%) BIG-IP
8 6 (6.45%) Internet
8 6 (6.45%) LAN
8 6 (6.45%) SSH
9 5 (5.38%) HTTPS
9 5 (5.38%) Telnet
10 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.08%) IMAP
11 1 (1.08%) NAS
11 1 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) MySQL
2 6 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) Big Data
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) HBase
5 1 (1.08%) OLTP
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.08%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.45%) Hudson
3 5 (5.38%) Subversion
4 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.08%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.08%) Gradle
5 1 (1.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.05%) Finance
3 13 (13.98%) Manufacturing
4 12 (12.90%) Electronics
4 12 (12.90%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Billing
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (22.58%) Administrator
2 17 (18.28%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (13.98%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 12 (12.90%) Linux Support
6 11 (11.83%) Support Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Technical Leader
9 7 (7.53%) Architect
10 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
10 6 (6.45%) Linux Specialist
10 6 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (6.45%) Support Specialist
10 6 (6.45%) VMWare Administrator
11 5 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) HTML
2 12 (12.90%) CSS
3 8 (8.60%) Middleware
3 8 (8.60%) Web Services
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (6.45%) J2EE
6 5 (5.38%) JSP
6 5 (5.38%) LAMP
7 2 (2.15%) Django
7 2 (2.15%) Java EE
7 2 (2.15%) Kafka
7 2 (2.15%) REST
7 2 (2.15%) SOAP
8 1 (1.08%) JSON
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.08%) Spark Streaming
8 1 (1.08%) Spring
8 1 (1.08%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.08%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Clustering
2 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (1.08%) Grid Computing
2 1 (1.08%) HP Storage
2 1 (1.08%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (97.85%) Linux
2 64 (68.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (30.11%) Windows
4 21 (22.58%) CentOS
4 21 (22.58%) Unix
5 20 (21.51%) Solaris
6 17 (18.28%) AIX
6 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (10.75%) Ubuntu
8 8 (8.60%) Debian
9 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
10 4 (4.30%) SUSE
11 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.08%) Fedora
12 1 (1.08%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.08%) VMS
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.13%) DevOps
1 15 (16.13%) High Availability
2 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (12.90%) ITIL
2 12 (12.90%) Programme Management
3 10 (10.75%) Compliance Management
4 7 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (6.45%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (6.45%) Process Improvement
5 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.38%) Data Management
6 5 (5.38%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.38%) Project Management
6 5 (5.38%) SIEM
6 5 (5.38%) Six Sigma
7 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) Bash Shell
2 14 (15.05%) Python
3 12 (12.90%) Java
4 8 (8.60%) Perl
4 8 (8.60%) Ruby
5 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.53%) PHP
6 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.30%) SQL
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) C
8 1 (1.08%) Korn
8 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.28%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.83%) RHCE
4 6 (6.45%) CCNA
4 6 (6.45%) CCNP
4 6 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) RHCA
7 1 (1.08%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (34.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.90%) KVM
3 11 (11.83%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.30%) Docker
5 3 (3.23%) vSphere
5 3 (3.23%) Xen
6 2 (2.15%) NFS
6 2 (2.15%) vCloud
6 2 (2.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.08%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.08%) HDFS
7 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.08%) iptables
7 1 (1.08%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.08%) Squid
7 1 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (23.66%) Puppet
2 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (16.13%) EMC NetWorker
4 12 (12.90%) Ansible
5 6 (6.45%) Nagios
5 6 (6.45%) NetBackup
5 6 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Terraform
7 2 (2.15%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.08%) Cacti
8 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.08%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (1.08%) OpenView
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.08%) Pingdom
8 1 (1.08%) RANCID
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) VMware
2 33 (35.48%) Oracle
3 16 (17.20%) EMC
4 15 (16.13%) Cisco
4 15 (16.13%) HP
5 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.90%) SAP
7 7 (7.53%) IBM
7 7 (7.53%) TIBCO
8 6 (6.45%) BEA
8 6 (6.45%) F5
8 6 (6.45%) Sun
8 6 (6.45%) Veritas
9 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.15%) Altiris
10 2 (2.15%) Citrix
10 2 (2.15%) NetApp
10 2 (2.15%) Veeam
11 1 (1.08%) Opsware
11 1 (1.08%) Qualys