The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 63 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 31 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.27% 1.34% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.98% 3.10% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Average daily rate
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£505 £350 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.28% +63.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £350 £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
Red Hat
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
622 516 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.47% 43.29% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 262 207
Average daily rate £388 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 33
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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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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 0 18 £485 +68.69%
Amersham - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 34 (87.18%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (64.10%) Clustering
4 17 (43.59%) UNIX
5 14 (35.90%) VMware
5 14 (35.90%) Network Design
6 13 (33.33%) Finance
6 13 (33.33%) Java
6 13 (33.33%) LDAP
7 12 (30.77%) HTTP
7 12 (30.77%) XML
7 12 (30.77%) SAN
7 12 (30.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
8 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (25.64%) VMware ESX
10 9 (23.08%) Migration
10 9 (23.08%) Perl
11 8 (20.51%) Windows
11 8 (20.51%) Veritas
11 8 (20.51%) Adobe
11 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
11 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (17.95%) Change Management
12 7 (17.95%) Symantec
12 7 (17.95%) HP
12 7 (17.95%) J2EE
12 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
12 7 (17.95%) High Availability

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 12 (30.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
3 6 (15.38%) JBoss
3 6 (15.38%) Apache
3 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) LDAP
2 12 (30.77%) HTTP
2 12 (30.77%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (7.69%) Broadband
4 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) AMQP
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) SAP HANA
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Informix
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Ant
1 1 (2.56%) JUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Administrator
2 7 (17.95%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.13%) AIX Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) J2EE
3 6 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (5.13%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.56%) Java EE
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 1 (2.56%) EJB
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) JMS
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (64.10%) Clustering
2 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) HACMP
4 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) LPAR
5 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.56%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (43.59%) UNIX
4 8 (20.51%) Windows
5 6 (15.38%) AIX
6 5 (12.82%) VMS
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Network Design
2 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (23.08%) Migration
4 7 (17.95%) High Availability
4 7 (17.95%) Change Management
5 6 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.56%) Web Development
9 1 (2.56%) Open Source
9 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.56%) Scrum
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (23.08%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.69%) sed
5 3 (7.69%) AWK
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) VMware ESX
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (12.82%) Veritas File System
4 4 (10.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.56%) Control-M
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) VMware
2 8 (20.51%) Adobe
2 8 (20.51%) Veritas
3 7 (17.95%) Symantec
3 7 (17.95%) HP
4 6 (15.38%) EMC
4 6 (15.38%) F5
5 5 (12.82%) 3PAR
5 5 (12.82%) IBM
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) McAfee
7 3 (7.69%) TOWER Software
7 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco
7 3 (7.69%) NetApp
7 3 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 2 (5.13%) SAP
9 1 (2.56%) BMC
9 1 (2.56%) Remedy