The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 40 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.38% 0.92% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £27.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +15.06%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Vendors Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 58 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 35.71% 26.61% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 28 33
Average daily rate £338 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) CommVault
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft