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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 31 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.63% - 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 4.97% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£455 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.57% -32.14%
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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
181 87 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 52.92% 34.12% 52.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 39 62
Average daily rate £403 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 21
Average hourly rate £22.69 £12.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.52% -65.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) UNIX
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) HPUX
4 9 (64.29%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) zOS
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (7.14%) DataPower
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) SAN

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) UNIX
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) HPUX
4 3 (21.43%) zOS
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle