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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 30 45 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 41 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.83% 0.32% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 11.61% 0.93% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -23.07%
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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
353 215 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.58% 34.62% 36.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 131 190
Average daily rate £375 £345 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 34
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (76.47%) CentOS
3 51 (75.00%) PHP
4 48 (70.59%) Ruby
5 47 (69.12%) LAMP
6 44 (64.71%) Puppet
6 44 (64.71%) DevOps
7 36 (52.94%) Ubuntu
7 36 (52.94%) MySQL
8 35 (51.47%) Apache
9 34 (50.00%) VMware
10 32 (47.06%) Debian
10 32 (47.06%) Java
11 31 (45.59%) Samba
11 31 (45.59%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (44.12%) Bash Shell
12 30 (44.12%) Opscode Chef
13 28 (41.18%) Firewall
14 27 (39.71%) Python
14 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (39.71%) nginx
15 26 (38.24%) Perl
16 24 (35.29%) LAN
16 24 (35.29%) WAN
16 24 (35.29%) XenServer
16 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (33.82%) VPN
18 22 (32.35%) Windows
19 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
20 18 (26.47%) Git (software)

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (51.47%) Apache
2 27 (39.71%) nginx
3 13 (19.12%) Confluence
4 11 (16.18%) MediaWiki
5 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.41%) Drupal
6 3 (4.41%) Moodle
7 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.41%) Magento
2 3 (4.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Amazon EC2
1 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.18%) Amazon S3
3 7 (10.29%) SaaS
3 7 (10.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.18%) Firewall
2 24 (35.29%) LAN
2 24 (35.29%) WAN
3 23 (33.82%) VPN
4 18 (26.47%) LDAP
5 13 (19.12%) Network Security
6 11 (16.18%) IPv6
6 11 (16.18%) IPsec
6 11 (16.18%) OSPF
6 11 (16.18%) BGP
6 11 (16.18%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.94%) MySQL
2 16 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 14 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.41%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
3 17 (25.00%) Hudson
4 14 (20.59%) Subversion
5 13 (19.12%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.35%) Marketing
2 5 (7.35%) Electronics
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (32.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 22 (32.35%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Administrator
5 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (10.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Systems Support
9 2 (2.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Technician
10 1 (1.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Linux Consultant
10 1 (1.47%) IT Support
10 1 (1.47%) IT Technician
10 1 (1.47%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (69.12%) LAMP
2 14 (20.59%) Web Services
3 11 (16.18%) jQuery
4 10 (14.71%) Spring
5 8 (11.76%) CSS
6 7 (10.29%) Servlets
7 3 (4.41%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (4.41%) RESTful
8 1 (1.47%) WebCenter
8 1 (1.47%) HTML5
8 1 (1.47%) CSS3
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.47%) HTML
8 1 (1.47%) Zend Framework
8 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Wiki
1 11 (16.18%) Open Source
2 5 (7.35%) DTV
3 4 (5.88%) Animation
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) VLE
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (76.47%) CentOS
3 36 (52.94%) Ubuntu
4 32 (47.06%) Debian
5 22 (32.35%) Windows
6 12 (17.65%) UNIX
6 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (16.18%) Fedora
8 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.41%) Scientific Linux
10 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.94%) SUSE
11 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) DevOps
2 31 (45.59%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
5 13 (19.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (19.12%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (17.65%) Build Automation
6 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
7 11 (16.18%) Scrum
7 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.29%) TDD
8 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.94%) Project Management
12 1 (1.47%) Migration
12 1 (1.47%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (75.00%) PHP
2 48 (70.59%) Ruby
3 32 (47.06%) Java
4 30 (44.12%) Bash Shell
5 27 (39.71%) Python
6 26 (38.24%) Perl
7 15 (22.06%) SQL
8 11 (16.18%) PHP5
9 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.41%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CCNA
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
System Software
1 31 (45.59%) Samba
2 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (35.29%) XenServer
4 18 (26.47%) Postfix
5 11 (16.18%) NFS
6 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
7 3 (4.41%) Xen
7 3 (4.41%) Sendmail
7 3 (4.41%) KVM
8 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.47%) XenApp
9 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.47%) vSphere
9 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (64.71%) Puppet
2 30 (44.12%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (23.53%) Salt
4 14 (20.59%) ZABBIX
5 11 (16.18%) Cacti
5 11 (16.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) VMware
2 17 (25.00%) Citrix
3 11 (16.18%) Percona
4 5 (7.35%) SAP
5 4 (5.88%) Zend
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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