The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.61% 1.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 2.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.59 £42.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
-32.74% +77.82%
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
119 189 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.17% 49.74% 36.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 98 27
Average daily rate £338 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £241 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £504 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £33.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -47.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £14.60 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Red Hat
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) XML Messaging
1 2 (66.67%) EDIFACT
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Developer
1 2 (66.67%) EDI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Support
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
1 2 (66.67%) EDIFACT
1 2 (66.67%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow