The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
London / Croydon
Rank 33 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.10% 0.95% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 7.87% 4.08% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £469 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £375 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £473
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 £38.75 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+68.47% -42.13%

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

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.38% 23.22% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 29
Median daily rate £463 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) CentOS
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 8 (80.00%) LDAP
3 8 (80.00%) yum
3 8 (80.00%) KVM
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) Server Building
4 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Spread Betting
6 2 (20.00%) Xen
6 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Jetty
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) DMZ
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Jetty
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WildFly
2 1 (10.00%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) DMZ
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
1 2 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) CentOS
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Server Building
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) KVM
2 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (20.00%) Xen
5 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) yum
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (10.00%) Kibana
4 1 (10.00%) logstash
4 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware