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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 71 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.45% 1.39% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 3.42% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £288 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% +34.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £278 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £378 £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.59 £42.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
-32.74% +77.82%
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
551 526 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.29% 40.52% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 259 187
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £223 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 47
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £20.50 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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
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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 13 £388 +12.72%
Buckingham - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (60.87%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) UNIX
4 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
5 10 (43.48%) SAN
5 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
6 9 (39.13%) Clustering
7 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (34.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (34.78%) Veritas
7 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
7 8 (34.78%) Windows
8 7 (30.43%) Symantec
8 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (30.43%) HP
8 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
8 7 (30.43%) Migration
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) EMC
9 6 (26.09%) AIX
9 6 (26.09%) Perl
9 6 (26.09%) J2EE
9 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
9 6 (26.09%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
10 5 (21.74%) 3PAR
10 5 (21.74%) Big Data
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 4 (17.39%) Confluence
3 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) AMQP
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) Broadband
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Big Data
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
2 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Ant
1 4 (17.39%) JUnit
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
1 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
1 4 (17.39%) Gradle
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Spanish Language
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) J2EE
2 4 (17.39%) EJB
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) JMS
2 4 (17.39%) Java EE
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (4.35%) CGI
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (39.13%) Clustering
3 4 (17.39%) HACMP
4 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.04%) LPAR
5 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.35%) CMDB
6 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
6 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
6 1 (4.35%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (47.83%) UNIX
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) AIX
6 5 (21.74%) VMS
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) SUSE
7 1 (4.35%) Fedora
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Open Source
4 4 (17.39%) MapReduce
4 4 (17.39%) User Stories
4 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Kernel Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
2 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) sed
4 3 (13.04%) AWK
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (21.74%) Veritas File System
4 4 (17.39%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
1 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Control-M
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Veritas
3 7 (30.43%) HP
3 7 (30.43%) Symantec
4 6 (26.09%) EMC
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 5 (21.74%) 3PAR
6 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
7 3 (13.04%) NetApp
7 3 (13.04%) Infoblox
7 3 (13.04%) McAfee
7 3 (13.04%) TOWER Software
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco
7 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.70%) F5
9 1 (4.35%) BMC
9 1 (4.35%) Remedy
9 1 (4.35%) Coverity