The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 22 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 20 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.73% 2.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% 6.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
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 £29.17 £27.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +15.06%
Red Hat
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 86 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.35% 32.21% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 35
Average daily rate £315 £300 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.85 £27.60 £43.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 13 £450 -
Exeter -6 3 £308 -5.38% 1
Red Hat
South West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) JBoss
3 17 (65.38%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) Java EE
4 15 (57.69%) Apache
4 15 (57.69%) IBM
4 15 (57.69%) Open Source
5 12 (46.15%) DevOps
5 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) Ruby
6 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
7 10 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
7 10 (38.46%) JSR 168
7 10 (38.46%) Middleware
7 10 (38.46%) Struts
8 9 (34.62%) Migration
9 8 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
10 7 (26.92%) Vagrant
10 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (26.92%) Puppet
10 7 (26.92%) VirtualBox
10 7 (26.92%) Ansible
10 7 (26.92%) Docker
10 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (26.92%) TDD
10 7 (26.92%) Subversion
10 7 (26.92%) Incident Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 21 (80.77%) JBoss
2 15 (57.69%) Apache
3 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
4 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (15.38%) IIS
5 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
5 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 4 (15.38%) VPN
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) DB2
1 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Subversion
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Solutions Designer
1 9 (34.62%) Designer
2 7 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Server Support
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Java EE
2 10 (38.46%) JSR 168
2 10 (38.46%) Struts
2 10 (38.46%) Middleware
2 10 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (19.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Open Source
2 12 (46.15%) DevOps
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (34.62%) Migration
5 8 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
6 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 5 (19.23%) Microservices
8 5 (19.23%) SOA
9 4 (15.38%) Change Management
9 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
9 4 (15.38%) High Availability
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (15.38%) Server Hardening
10 2 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Ruby
2 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) RHCE
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VirtualBox
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
1 7 (26.92%) Vagrant
1 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (26.92%) Ansible
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) HP