The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim 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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 26 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.61% - 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -32.14%
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Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
58 41 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 46.77% 50.00% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 36
Average daily rate £250 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £10.75 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) Low Latency
3 3 (42.86%) Multicast
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Infoblox
4 2 (28.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Actimize
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (28.57%) DNS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Multicast
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber-Ark
1 2 (28.57%) Infoblox
1 2 (28.57%) Actimize
1 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Reuters
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg