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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 60 68 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.40% 0.63% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 1.47% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -45.00%

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
394 408 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.92% 42.54% 47.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 184 267
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £219 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 37
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.21 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.37% +8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.12 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £37.50 £24.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 12 £425 -34.61%
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 16 (69.57%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) CentOS
5 12 (52.17%) Capacity Management
6 11 (47.83%) vCloud
6 11 (47.83%) ITIL V2
6 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
6 11 (47.83%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (47.83%) ITIL
6 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
9 8 (34.78%) Puppet
9 8 (34.78%) Docker
9 8 (34.78%) vRealize
9 8 (34.78%) SCCM
9 8 (34.78%) MS Office
10 7 (30.43%) IaaS
11 6 (26.09%) High Availability
11 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
11 6 (26.09%) Java
12 5 (21.74%) EJB
12 5 (21.74%) CSS
12 5 (21.74%) Web Services
12 5 (21.74%) XML
12 5 (21.74%) XSLT

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Big Data
1 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
2 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Ant
1 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
1 5 (21.74%) Gradle
2 4 (17.39%) Hudson
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) EJB
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) Java EE
1 5 (21.74%) JMS
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
1 5 (21.74%) XML
1 5 (21.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) CentOS
5 3 (13.04%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Capacity Management
2 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) ITIL V2
3 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (26.09%) High Availability
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) MapReduce
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) UML
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (8.70%) Network Design
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) C
4 2 (8.70%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (47.83%) vCloud
2 11 (47.83%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (34.78%) Docker
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) PowerHA
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
1 8 (34.78%) vRealize
2 4 (17.39%) SCOM
3 3 (13.04%) vMotion
4 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Veeam
5 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
5 2 (8.70%) Nimsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Veritas