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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 46 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 10 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.36% 1.61% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 6.17% 3.09% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Average daily rate £325 £150 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £154 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
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
162 162 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.21% 52.09% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 130 75
Average daily rate £325 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.13 £11.00 £53.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.68% -79.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.43 £11.00 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (96.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (78.57%) JBoss
4 13 (46.43%) Java
5 11 (39.29%) Middleware
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
6 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
7 8 (28.57%) Puppet
7 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.00%) J2EE
8 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
8 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (21.43%) DevOps
9 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
9 6 (21.43%) Apache
9 6 (21.43%) HTTP
10 5 (17.86%) Maven
10 5 (17.86%) Unix
10 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
10 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
11 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (14.29%) JVM Tuning
11 4 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
11 4 (14.29%) DNS
12 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.71%) SQL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (78.57%) JBoss
2 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (21.43%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) HTTP
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security
5 2 (7.14%) SSL
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) SSH
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 4 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) DBA
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Middleware
2 7 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) SAML
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (96.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.29%) JVM Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.57%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) CA
4 1 (3.57%) PlateSpin
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