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 Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 66 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 17 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 0.80% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 1.85% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£288 £214 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.18% -40.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
549 432 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.76% 43.03% 47.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 200 186
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 48 34
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £28.70 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the Buckinghamshire region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Buckinghamshire region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 12 £344 +60.44%
High Wycombe - - - -
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) UNIX
5 9 (39.13%) LAMP
5 9 (39.13%) Ubuntu
5 9 (39.13%) Squid
5 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 9 (39.13%) Postfix
5 9 (39.13%) Sendmail
5 9 (39.13%) Apache
5 9 (39.13%) LDAP
5 9 (39.13%) CentOS
6 8 (34.78%) NFS
6 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 8 (34.78%) EPoS
6 8 (34.78%) iSCSI
6 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (34.78%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) Migration
7 7 (30.43%) Retail
8 6 (26.09%) HP
8 6 (26.09%) NetApp
9 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
10 3 (13.04%) SLA
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
11 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (39.13%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) LDAP
2 8 (34.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Linux Support
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (43.48%) UNIX
4 9 (39.13%) Ubuntu
4 9 (39.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Change Control
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Squid
1 9 (39.13%) Postfix
1 9 (39.13%) Sendmail
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) NFS
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) HP
2 6 (26.09%) NetApp
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos
4 2 (8.70%) Teradata