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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 50 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.05% 1.31% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 5.71% 3.31% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 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 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.88
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
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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
315 362 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.88% 39.56% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 222 163
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 £281 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 16
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 24 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 24 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 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 23 (65.71%) Puppet
3 22 (62.86%) Java
4 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 20 (57.14%) VMware
4 20 (57.14%) DevOps
5 19 (54.29%) CentOS
5 19 (54.29%) Apache
5 19 (54.29%) MySQL
6 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
7 17 (48.57%) Windows
8 15 (42.86%) VPN
8 15 (42.86%) Firewall
8 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
10 13 (37.14%) PHP
10 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (37.14%) Debian
10 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (37.14%) Subversion
11 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (34.29%) Citrix
12 11 (31.43%) IPsec
12 11 (31.43%) Samba
12 11 (31.43%) SQL
12 11 (31.43%) Hudson
12 11 (31.43%) Ubuntu
12 11 (31.43%) Scrum

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 19 (54.29%) Apache
2 10 (28.57%) MediaWiki
2 10 (28.57%) Confluence
2 10 (28.57%) nginx
2 10 (28.57%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
5 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%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) VPN
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) IPsec
3 10 (28.57%) LDAP
4 6 (17.14%) Network Security
4 6 (17.14%) OSPF
4 6 (17.14%) BGP
4 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
4 6 (17.14%) IPv6
4 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 6 (17.14%) WAN
5 5 (14.29%) DNS
5 5 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) MySQL
2 10 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
3 13 (37.14%) Subversion
4 11 (31.43%) Hudson
5 10 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
2 6 (17.14%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) Spring
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) Servlets
5 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.86%) React
5 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Wiki
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (20.00%) Open Source
3 5 (14.29%) Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) DTV
5 1 (2.86%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) CentOS
3 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (48.57%) Windows
5 13 (37.14%) Debian
6 11 (31.43%) Ubuntu
7 10 (28.57%) UNIX
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.43%) Fedora
10 3 (8.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) DevOps
2 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (31.43%) Scrum
6 9 (25.71%) Build Automation
7 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
8 6 (17.14%) Database Theory
8 6 (17.14%) Relational Database Theory
9 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
10 4 (11.43%) Migration
10 4 (11.43%) Email Migration
11 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (8.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) PHP
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) Ruby
5 8 (22.86%) Python
5 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
6 7 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (8.57%) PHP5
8 2 (5.71%) Ada
9 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.86%) Groovy
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Samba
3 10 (28.57%) Postfix
3 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) iptables
4 7 (20.00%) XenServer
5 5 (14.29%) XenApp
5 5 (14.29%) vSphere
6 3 (8.57%) Xen
7 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) Puppet
2 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (28.57%) ZABBIX
4 7 (20.00%) Ansible
5 5 (14.29%) Salt
6 3 (8.57%) Bcfg2
6 3 (8.57%) Ganeti
7 1 (2.86%) Nagios
7 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Wyse
4 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) Serena
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco