The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 25 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 47 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.93% 0.19% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 0.51% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 - £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
331 197 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.79% 37.03% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 118 171
Average daily rate £371 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 37
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% -18.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.65 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (71.19%) CentOS
3 41 (69.49%) PHP
4 38 (64.41%) Ruby
5 37 (62.71%) LAMP
6 35 (59.32%) Puppet
6 35 (59.32%) DevOps
7 31 (52.54%) VMware
8 30 (50.85%) Debian
8 30 (50.85%) MySQL
8 30 (50.85%) Ubuntu
9 29 (49.15%) Java
10 28 (47.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (45.76%) Apache
12 26 (44.07%) Samba
13 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
14 23 (38.98%) nginx
14 23 (38.98%) Windows
14 23 (38.98%) Firewall
15 22 (37.29%) Python
15 22 (37.29%) VPN
16 21 (35.59%) Perl
16 21 (35.59%) Opscode Chef
17 19 (32.20%) XenServer
17 19 (32.20%) LAN
17 19 (32.20%) WAN
18 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (28.81%) Postfix
20 16 (27.12%) Git (software)

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 27 (45.76%) Apache
2 23 (38.98%) nginx
3 12 (20.34%) Confluence
4 10 (16.95%) MediaWiki
5 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.08%) Drupal
6 3 (5.08%) Moodle
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.08%) Magento
2 3 (5.08%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.56%) Amazon S3
3 5 (8.47%) SaaS
3 5 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.98%) Firewall
2 22 (37.29%) VPN
3 19 (32.20%) LAN
3 19 (32.20%) WAN
4 13 (22.03%) LDAP
5 12 (20.34%) Network Security
6 10 (16.95%) IPsec
6 10 (16.95%) OSPF
6 10 (16.95%) BGP
6 10 (16.95%) EIGRP
6 10 (16.95%) IPv6
7 1 (1.69%) SAN
7 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) MySQL
2 15 (25.42%) Relational Database
3 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.08%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
3 12 (20.34%) Hudson
3 12 (20.34%) Subversion
3 12 (20.34%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.78%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Electronics
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (32.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Technician
10 1 (1.69%) Technical Assurance Architect
10 1 (1.69%) IT Support
10 1 (1.69%) IT Technician
10 1 (1.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) LAMP
2 11 (18.64%) Web Services
3 9 (15.25%) jQuery
4 8 (13.56%) Spring
5 6 (10.17%) CSS
6 5 (8.47%) Servlets
7 3 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (5.08%) RESTful
8 1 (1.69%) WebCenter
8 1 (1.69%) HTML5
8 1 (1.69%) CSS3
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.69%) HTML
8 1 (1.69%) Zend Framework
8 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Wiki
2 8 (13.56%) Open Source
3 4 (6.78%) Animation
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) DTV
4 3 (5.08%) VLE
5 1 (1.69%) Statistics
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (71.19%) CentOS
3 30 (50.85%) Debian
3 30 (50.85%) Ubuntu
4 23 (38.98%) Windows
5 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (16.95%) UNIX
8 9 (15.25%) Fedora
9 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
10 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (5.08%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (3.39%) SUSE
13 1 (1.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) DevOps
2 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.03%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (20.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (18.64%) Build Automation
7 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
7 10 (16.95%) Data Modelling
8 9 (15.25%) Scrum
8 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.47%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
10 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (3.39%) TOGAF
11 2 (3.39%) Project Management
12 1 (1.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (69.49%) PHP
2 38 (64.41%) Ruby
3 29 (49.15%) Java
4 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
5 22 (37.29%) Python
6 21 (35.59%) Perl
7 14 (23.73%) SQL
8 9 (15.25%) PHP5
9 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.39%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 28 (47.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (44.07%) Samba
3 19 (32.20%) XenServer
4 17 (28.81%) Postfix
5 11 (18.64%) NFS
6 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
7 3 (5.08%) Xen
7 3 (5.08%) Sendmail
7 3 (5.08%) KVM
8 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.69%) XenApp
9 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.69%) vSphere
9 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (59.32%) Puppet
2 21 (35.59%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (22.03%) ZABBIX
4 11 (18.64%) Salt
5 8 (13.56%) Cacti
5 8 (13.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) VMware
2 12 (20.34%) Citrix
3 8 (13.56%) Percona
4 4 (6.78%) Zend
4 4 (6.78%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
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