The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 46 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 11 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.73% 1.59% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 3.96% 4.05% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 16
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £395 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
Red Hat
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 395 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.71% 39.23% 49.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 249 185
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £232 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £34.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Knutsford +11 2 £413 -2.94%
Warrington +4 1 £480 -1.53%
Chester - 1 £450 - 1
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Unix
3 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (33.33%) AIX
4 8 (33.33%) Banking
5 7 (29.17%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
5 7 (29.17%) DevOps
6 6 (25.00%) CentOS
7 5 (20.83%) JBoss
7 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (20.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (20.83%) Puppet
7 5 (20.83%) Hudson
8 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (12.50%) Clustering
9 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.50%) Middleware
9 3 (12.50%) GIS
9 3 (12.50%) StarTeam
9 3 (12.50%) JIRA
9 3 (12.50%) HP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (20.83%) JBoss
1 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
1 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (12.50%) Route 53
4 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Kerberos
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) GIS
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Hudson
3 3 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) StarTeam
4 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (33.33%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) HPUX Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SAN Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) JAAS
4 1 (4.17%) Java SE
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Unix
3 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (33.33%) AIX
5 6 (25.00%) CentOS
6 3 (12.50%) HPUX
6 3 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) DevOps
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Go
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Veritas
3 2 (8.33%) RightScale
4 1 (4.17%) CA
4 1 (4.17%) IBM