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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 59 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 0.49% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 1.03% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £323 - £204
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 - £221
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
393 389 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.97% 47.97% 51.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 253 165
Average daily rate £370 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 14
Average hourly rate £11.80 £22.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (66.67%) AIX
4 9 (60.00%) Solaris
5 8 (53.33%) Veritas
6 7 (46.67%) Service Management
6 7 (46.67%) Cognizant
6 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 7 (46.67%) NFS
6 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (46.67%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (40.00%) SLA
8 5 (33.33%) CMDB
8 5 (33.33%) ServiceNow
9 4 (26.67%) HP
10 3 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (20.00%) Finance
11 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (13.33%) VMware
11 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (13.33%) Oracle
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 2 (13.33%) HPUX
11 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (13.33%) Project Management
11 2 (13.33%) Shell Script

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Administrator
2 7 (46.67%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) AIX Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
3 10 (66.67%) AIX
4 9 (60.00%) Solaris
5 2 (13.33%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Analysis
1 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) NFS
1 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Veritas
2 7 (46.67%) Cognizant
3 5 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
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