The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 19 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 13 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.28% 3.64% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 9.35% 6.98% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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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 Bracknell region.

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 129 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 56.50% 52.23% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 55 27
Average daily rate £375 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.84 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +98.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.50 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.50 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
4 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (62.50%) VMware
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (45.83%) DNS
7 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (45.83%) CESG
8 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (37.50%) MCITP
8 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 9 (37.50%) MCSE
8 9 (37.50%) DHCP
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (33.33%) C
10 7 (29.17%) HP
10 7 (29.17%) Validation
11 6 (25.00%) Software Packaging
11 6 (25.00%) Android
11 6 (25.00%) ITIL
12 4 (16.67%) MySQL
12 4 (16.67%) SSL
12 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
12 4 (16.67%) Firmware
12 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) DHCP
2 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) SSL
3 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) CESG
2 4 (16.67%) PKI
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (25.00%) Android
7 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Phone
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.17%) CentOS
9 1 (4.17%) Debian
9 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Validation
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) MCSE
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (37.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (16.67%) Firmware
4 2 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) BMC
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec