The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 62 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 1.36% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 2.69% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £280 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +19.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £402 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
Red Hat
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
353 335 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.44% 50.76% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 189 160
Median daily rate £388 £343 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.13% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -32.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.84 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) HPUX
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Brocade
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Server Building
5 2 (18.18%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Apache
5 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAAS
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) JDBC
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (27.27%) HPUX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) SAP