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 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 53 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 21 47 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.35% 5.93% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 14.73% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 0
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £27.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +15.06%
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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 Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
308 319 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 34.41% 40.23% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 231 115
Average daily rate £350 £368 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 11
Average hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -20.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.40 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £27.50 £43.50
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 27 (71.05%) Puppet
3 24 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (63.16%) DevOps
4 22 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (52.63%) Configuration Management
7 19 (50.00%) VMware
7 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 19 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
9 17 (44.74%) Ansible
9 17 (44.74%) Web Services
9 17 (44.74%) Windows
10 16 (42.11%) Java
10 16 (42.11%) CentOS
11 13 (34.21%) Open Source
11 13 (34.21%) Apache
11 13 (34.21%) Scrum
12 12 (31.58%) MySQL
12 12 (31.58%) IIS
13 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
13 11 (28.95%) SQL
13 11 (28.95%) Python
13 11 (28.95%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
14 9 (23.68%) Debian
14 9 (23.68%) Firewall
14 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
14 9 (23.68%) Perl

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (34.21%) Apache
2 12 (31.58%) IIS
3 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
4 7 (18.42%) Confluence
5 6 (15.79%) nginx
6 5 (13.16%) MediaWiki
7 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
7 4 (10.53%) JBoss
7 4 (10.53%) IBM Notes
7 4 (10.53%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
9 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Route 53
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) LDAP
3 5 (13.16%) VPN
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
4 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.89%) IPv6
5 3 (7.89%) IPsec
5 3 (7.89%) OSPF
6 2 (5.26%) BGP
6 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.26%) SSH
6 2 (5.26%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) OpenVPN
7 1 (2.63%) DHCP
7 1 (2.63%) HTTP
7 1 (2.63%) SAN
7 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.63%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.53%) MarkLogic
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
3 8 (21.05%) Subversion
4 7 (18.42%) JIRA
5 6 (15.79%) Hudson
6 1 (2.63%) GitLab
6 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.63%) RSpec
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (23.68%) Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.63%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) J2EE
3 4 (10.53%) XML
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) Flash
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) LAMP
6 1 (2.63%) Spring
6 1 (2.63%) Ajax
6 1 (2.63%) HTML
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) MCollective
6 1 (2.63%) React
6 1 (2.63%) CGI
6 1 (2.63%) JDBC
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) Wiki
3 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (44.74%) Windows
4 16 (42.11%) CentOS
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (23.68%) Debian
6 8 (21.05%) UNIX
7 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
8 6 (15.79%) Fedora
9 4 (10.53%) Solaris
9 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (7.89%) VMS
11 1 (2.63%) SmartOS
11 1 (2.63%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) DevOps
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (52.63%) Configuration Management
4 13 (34.21%) Scrum
4 13 (34.21%) Open Source
5 8 (21.05%) SOA
6 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Build Automation
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Demand Management
10 2 (5.26%) Kanban
10 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (5.26%) Database Theory
10 2 (5.26%) Relational Database Theory
10 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Python
3 9 (23.68%) Perl
4 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
5 7 (18.42%) PHP
6 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.63%) Groovy
8 1 (2.63%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) iptables
3 5 (13.16%) Samba
3 5 (13.16%) Postfix
4 4 (10.53%) ISA Server
5 3 (7.89%) Xen
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.26%) XenServer
7 1 (2.63%) Varnish
7 1 (2.63%) vCloud
7 1 (2.63%) KVM
7 1 (2.63%) Docker
7 1 (2.63%) LXC
7 1 (2.63%) Snort
7 1 (2.63%) Squid
7 1 (2.63%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 27 (71.05%) Puppet
2 22 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (44.74%) Ansible
4 6 (15.79%) Vagrant
4 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
5 3 (7.89%) Bcfg2
5 3 (7.89%) Ganeti
6 2 (5.26%) Salt
6 2 (5.26%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.63%) Nagios
7 1 (2.63%) Nessus
7 1 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.63%) systemd
7 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.63%) logstash
7 1 (2.63%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) NetApp
4 4 (10.53%) Lotus
4 4 (10.53%) BEA
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) Sun
4 4 (10.53%) Ektron
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) BMC
6 1 (2.63%) CA
6 1 (2.63%) Splunk
6 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.63%) Serena