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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 37 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.57% 1.78% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 3.96% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£150 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.47%
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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
160 101 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.31% 44.89% 51.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 70 57
Average daily rate £375 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £90.00 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.22% +865.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (47.62%) RHCE
4 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (28.57%) AIX
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Python
7 4 (19.05%) NFS
7 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
7 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) CentOS
7 4 (19.05%) Ruby
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (19.05%) LPAR
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) SaaS
7 4 (19.05%) Memcached
7 4 (19.05%) Puppet
7 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
7 4 (19.05%) VCP5
7 4 (19.05%) IaaS
7 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
1 4 (19.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Memcached
1 4 (19.05%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) LPAR
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (28.57%) AIX
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) CentOS
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) UNIX
6 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (19.05%) DevOps
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
1 4 (19.05%) Ruby
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) Korn
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) RHCE
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (19.05%) VCP5
4 2 (9.52%) RHCT
4 2 (9.52%) RHCSA
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) NFS
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (19.05%) StatsD
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
1 4 (19.05%) Graphite
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle