The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 53 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 22 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.42% 1.25% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 3.14% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.72 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £36.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.96% +52.63%
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South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
340 350 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.44% 39.68% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 216 162
Average daily rate £360 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.53 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £27.50 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (91.67%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Puppet
3 22 (61.11%) Apache
3 22 (61.11%) CentOS
4 21 (58.33%) VMware
5 20 (55.56%) DevOps
6 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
6 19 (52.78%) Java
6 19 (52.78%) Firewall
7 18 (50.00%) MySQL
7 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 17 (47.22%) Windows
9 16 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (41.67%) Samba
10 15 (41.67%) PHP
10 15 (41.67%) VPN
10 15 (41.67%) Citrix
10 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (38.89%) Hudson
12 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (36.11%) LDAP
12 13 (36.11%) Debian
12 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (36.11%) Subversion
12 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
13 12 (33.33%) Ruby
14 11 (30.56%) SQL
14 11 (30.56%) UNIX
14 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 22 (61.11%) Apache
2 10 (27.78%) IIS
2 10 (27.78%) nginx
2 10 (27.78%) Confluence
2 10 (27.78%) MediaWiki
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) SaaS
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Route 53
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) VPN
3 13 (36.11%) LDAP
4 11 (30.56%) IPsec
5 9 (25.00%) LAN
5 9 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (16.67%) Network Security
6 6 (16.67%) IPv6
6 6 (16.67%) OSPF
6 6 (16.67%) BGP
6 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 5 (13.89%) DHCP
7 5 (13.89%) DNS
8 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
2 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (38.89%) Hudson
4 13 (36.11%) Subversion
5 10 (27.78%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) IT Support
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) LAMP
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) Servlets
5 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Wiki
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) Open Source
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) CentOS
3 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 16 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (36.11%) Debian
5 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
6 11 (30.56%) UNIX
7 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.11%) Fedora
10 3 (8.33%) VMS
11 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) DevOps
2 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
5 9 (25.00%) Build Automation
5 9 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 6 (16.67%) Database Theory
7 6 (16.67%) Relational Database Theory
8 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
9 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.11%) Migration
9 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 4 (11.11%) Email Migration
10 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) PHP
3 12 (33.33%) Ruby
4 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 9 (25.00%) Perl
7 7 (19.44%) Python
8 3 (8.33%) PHP5
9 2 (5.56%) Ada
10 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCNA
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Samba
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (27.78%) Postfix
3 10 (27.78%) XenServer
3 10 (27.78%) iptables
4 5 (13.89%) XenApp
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 3 (8.33%) Xen
6 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (63.89%) Puppet
2 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (27.78%) ZABBIX
4 8 (22.22%) Salt
5 5 (13.89%) Ansible
6 3 (8.33%) Ganeti
6 3 (8.33%) Bcfg2
7 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Wyse
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Serena
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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