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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
South East / Berkshire
Rank 81 81 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 +31
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 26 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 1.58% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 3.07% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 16
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £317 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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 1271 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.35% 51.40% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 644 682
Median daily rate £400 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 59 43
Median hourly rate £14.85 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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
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 27 February 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
Reading -3 5 £463 +8.82% 7
Slough +7 4 - -
Windsor +4 4 £550 +10.00%
Bracknell - 4 - - 1
Hungerford - 3 £253 -
Maidenhead -3 2 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 66 (94.29%) Linux
2 38 (54.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (30.00%) CentOS
3 21 (30.00%) Puppet
4 19 (27.14%) Python
5 17 (24.29%) Ansible
5 17 (24.29%) Oracle
5 17 (24.29%) VMware
6 16 (22.86%) Apache
6 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (22.86%) Bash Shell
6 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (21.43%) Unix
7 15 (21.43%) Windows
7 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
8 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 14 (20.00%) DevOps
9 12 (17.14%) MySQL
10 11 (15.71%) IIS
10 11 (15.71%) Cisco
11 10 (14.29%) SAN
11 10 (14.29%) Solaris
11 10 (14.29%) Process Improvement
11 10 (14.29%) Ruby
12 9 (12.86%) DNS
12 9 (12.86%) HP
12 9 (12.86%) SSL
12 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.86%) Java
12 9 (12.86%) Finance

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 16 (22.86%) Apache
2 11 (15.71%) IIS
3 6 (8.57%) JBoss
4 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.86%) Jetty
5 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.43%) nginx
6 1 (1.43%) SAS
6 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.43%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) GitHub
2 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) SAN
2 9 (12.86%) DNS
2 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 9 (12.86%) SSL
3 8 (11.43%) HTTP
3 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.00%) FTP
5 6 (8.57%) LAN
6 4 (5.71%) HTTPS
6 4 (5.71%) Internet
6 4 (5.71%) LDAP
6 4 (5.71%) SSH
6 4 (5.71%) Telnet
7 3 (4.29%) DHCP
7 3 (4.29%) IMAP
7 3 (4.29%) SMTP
8 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.43%) MRTG
8 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
4 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.57%) Hudson
3 6 (8.57%) Subversion
4 5 (7.14%) JIRA
5 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.29%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.43%) Maven
8 1 (1.43%) Selenium
8 1 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.43%) Trac
8 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 7 (10.00%) Electronics
4 7 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Administrator
2 18 (25.71%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (18.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.86%) VMWare Administrator
6 8 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Leader
8 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (5.71%) Architect
10 4 (5.71%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Developer
10 4 (5.71%) DevOps Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) CSS
1 8 (11.43%) HTML
1 8 (11.43%) Middleware
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (5.71%) Django
3 4 (5.71%) LAMP
4 3 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.29%) REST
4 3 (4.29%) SOAP
5 2 (2.86%) .NET
5 2 (2.86%) Flask
5 2 (2.86%) Java EE
5 2 (2.86%) Memcached
6 1 (1.43%) J2EE
6 1 (1.43%) JDBC
6 1 (1.43%) JMS
6 1 (1.43%) SAML
6 1 (1.43%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) IVR
3 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (94.29%) Linux
2 38 (54.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (30.00%) CentOS
4 15 (21.43%) Unix
4 15 (21.43%) Windows
5 10 (14.29%) Solaris
6 6 (8.57%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.14%) Debian
8 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.43%) AIX
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.43%) Mesosphere
10 1 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) DevOps
2 10 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 8 (11.43%) Data Management
4 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.57%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.14%) SIEM
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL
7 4 (5.71%) ITSM
8 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.29%) Security Architecture
8 3 (4.29%) Service Management
9 2 (2.86%) Open Source
9 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) Python
2 16 (22.86%) Bash Shell
3 10 (14.29%) Ruby
4 9 (12.86%) Java
5 7 (10.00%) PHP
6 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.14%) SQL
7 3 (4.29%) C
7 3 (4.29%) Perl
8 2 (2.86%) C#
8 2 (2.86%) Cython
9 1 (1.43%) Korn
9 1 (1.43%) Scala
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) CCNA
1 8 (11.43%) CCNP
1 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Degree
4 2 (2.86%) CISA
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.43%) RHCE
5 1 (1.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.00%) Docker
3 4 (5.71%) NFS
4 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.86%) Corosync
5 2 (2.86%) KVM
5 2 (2.86%) vCloud
5 2 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.86%) Xen
6 1 (1.43%) Ceph
6 1 (1.43%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.43%) iptables
6 1 (1.43%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.43%) Squid
6 1 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (30.00%) Puppet
2 17 (24.29%) Ansible
3 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (12.86%) Nagios
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.29%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.29%) Terraform
7 2 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Pacemaker
8 1 (1.43%) Cacti
8 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.43%) Mesos
8 1 (1.43%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.43%) Pingdom
8 1 (1.43%) RANCID
8 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Oracle
1 17 (24.29%) VMware
2 11 (15.71%) Cisco
3 9 (12.86%) HP
3 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.43%) EMC
4 8 (11.43%) IBM
5 7 (10.00%) SAP
5 7 (10.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.29%) Veritas
7 2 (2.86%) NetApp
7 2 (2.86%) Sun
7 2 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.43%) Axway
8 1 (1.43%) Informatica
8 1 (1.43%) Siebel
8 1 (1.43%) Tableau
8 1 (1.43%) Talend