The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 37 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 6.40% 4.80%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 11.93% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 27 16
Median daily rate £413 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
- +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +13.20%
Red Hat
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 243 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.03% 53.64% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 190 85
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £18.80 £80.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago