The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cardiff region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 40 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.05% 0.84% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 1.69% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.67% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 118 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.58% 49.58% 51.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 83 50
Average daily rate £325 £308 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 22 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Memcached
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) StatsD
2 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Software Packaging
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) RAD
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (12.50%) RHCE

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Memcached
1 3 (37.50%) Software Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) StatsD
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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