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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 54 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 15 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.73% 2.52% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.47% 6.38% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £32.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-10.24% -6.47%
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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
274 329 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.64% 39.50% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 212 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £27.50 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) Puppet
3 21 (60.00%) Java
4 20 (57.14%) MySQL
4 20 (57.14%) Apache
4 20 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
5 19 (54.29%) VMware
5 19 (54.29%) DevOps
6 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
6 17 (48.57%) CentOS
6 17 (48.57%) Windows
7 16 (45.71%) Firewall
8 14 (40.00%) VPN
8 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
8 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (34.29%) Subversion
10 12 (34.29%) Debian
10 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (34.29%) UNIX
10 12 (34.29%) PHP
10 12 (34.29%) SQL
10 12 (34.29%) IIS
10 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (31.43%) Citrix
11 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (31.43%) Scrum
12 10 (28.57%) IPsec
12 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (57.14%) Apache
2 12 (34.29%) IIS
3 9 (25.71%) MediaWiki
3 9 (25.71%) Confluence
3 9 (25.71%) nginx
4 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
5 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.71%) JBoss
7 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) SaaS
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.86%) PaaS
6 1 (2.86%) Route 53
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) VPN
3 10 (28.57%) IPsec
4 9 (25.71%) LDAP
5 7 (20.00%) DNS
6 5 (14.29%) Network Security
6 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 5 (14.29%) OSPF
6 5 (14.29%) BGP
6 5 (14.29%) LAN
6 5 (14.29%) WAN
6 5 (14.29%) DHCP
6 5 (14.29%) IPv6
7 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) MySQL
2 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
3 12 (34.29%) Subversion
4 10 (28.57%) Hudson
5 9 (25.71%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) LAMP
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 3 (8.57%) Spring
4 3 (8.57%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) Servlets
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.86%) React
6 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Wiki
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (20.00%) Open Source
3 5 (14.29%) Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (48.57%) CentOS
3 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 12 (34.29%) Debian
4 12 (34.29%) UNIX
5 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 4 (11.43%) Fedora
9 3 (8.57%) VMS
10 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) DevOps
2 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (31.43%) Scrum
5 8 (22.86%) Build Automation
6 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (14.29%) Database Theory
8 5 (14.29%) Relational Database Theory
8 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.43%) Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Email Migration
10 3 (8.57%) TDD
10 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) PHP
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Ruby
4 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (17.14%) Perl
6 3 (8.57%) PHP5
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) Ada
8 1 (2.86%) Groovy
8 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.71%) Postfix
2 9 (25.71%) iptables
2 9 (25.71%) Samba
2 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) XenServer
4 5 (14.29%) XenApp
4 5 (14.29%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) Xen
6 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (62.86%) Puppet
2 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (25.71%) ZABBIX
4 7 (20.00%) Ansible
5 4 (11.43%) Salt
6 3 (8.57%) Bcfg2
6 3 (8.57%) Ganeti
7 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Wyse
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) BEA
6 2 (5.71%) Sun
6 2 (5.71%) Serena
6 2 (5.71%) Ektron
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