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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 33 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.69% 0.28% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 0.50% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£388 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.44 £37.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year
+18.50% +33.33%
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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
154 200 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 53.10% 56.18% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 79 33
Average daily rate £350 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £195 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.88 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) CESG
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (40.00%) DNS
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (35.00%) C
8 6 (30.00%) DHCP
8 6 (30.00%) MCSE
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (30.00%) MCITP
9 5 (25.00%) Validation
9 5 (25.00%) Android
10 4 (20.00%) Software Packaging
10 4 (20.00%) PKI
10 4 (20.00%) HP
10 4 (20.00%) SSL
10 4 (20.00%) Firmware
10 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (20.00%) MySQL
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) CESG
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) Android
7 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Phone
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (10.00%) Debian
9 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (5.00%) CentOS
10 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Validation
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (30.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (20.00%) Firmware
4 2 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) BMC
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Altiris
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec