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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 25 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.78% 2.61% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% 5.43% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £281 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -23.07%
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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
111 129 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 51.39% 48.13% 61.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 35 31
Average daily rate £313 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £222 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -57.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Solaris
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) IBM
5 5 (41.67%) Sun
5 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
5 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
5 5 (41.67%) AWK
5 5 (41.67%) Xen
5 5 (41.67%) Korn
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Cobbler
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) MCITP
6 3 (25.00%) CESG
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (8.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Solaris
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Validation
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
1 5 (41.67%) AWK
1 5 (41.67%) Korn
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Xen
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft