The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank - 21 15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 5.88% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category - 12.73% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 5
Median daily rate - £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.09 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+26.35% +132.68%
Red Hat
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
92 110 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 43.60% 46.22% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 34
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.92 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.90% -51.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Route 53
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
1 1 (33.33%) VMware