The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bracknell region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 33 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.27% 1.43% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 2.61% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £314 £570 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.91% +62.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.60%
Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 115 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 55.70% 54.76% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 37 8
Average daily rate £325 £363 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +62.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £508 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Red Hat
Berkshire

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
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 18 April 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) Perl
5 6 (60.00%) Korn
5 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (50.00%) Xen
6 5 (50.00%) Windows
7 4 (40.00%) VB
7 4 (40.00%) DNS
7 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
7 4 (40.00%) VMware
7 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (30.00%) Egenera
8 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (30.00%) Samba
8 3 (30.00%) SMTP
8 3 (30.00%) NFS
8 3 (30.00%) SNMP
8 3 (30.00%) EMC
8 3 (30.00%) SQL
9 2 (20.00%) SQLPlus
9 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
9 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (20.00%) Sun
9 2 (20.00%) IBM
9 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
9 2 (20.00%) AWK

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SMTP
2 3 (30.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (10.00%) LTE
3 1 (10.00%) 3G
3 1 (10.00%) SS7
3 1 (10.00%) ATM
3 1 (10.00%) GSM
3 1 (10.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQLPlus
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Environment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Support
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Release Management
1 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) Korn
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) AWK
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Xen
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Samba
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Egenera
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) JBoss