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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 17 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.81% 4.49% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.89% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.47%
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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
45 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 42.86% 44.94% 54.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 35
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.92 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.75% -3.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) SUSE
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) BMC
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) SUSE
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) BMC
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago