The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Devon region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 32 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.24% - 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.98% - 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.85% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 77 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 32.09% 48.13% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 25
Average daily rate £300 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.11 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.90% +3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £17.23 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £43.20 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Red Hat
South West

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
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 31 July 2014. 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
Exeter - 6 £325 -
Red Hat
South West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Samba
3 2 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 2 (33.33%) YUM
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (33.33%) SELinux
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Summit
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) SELinux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Samba
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) Sendmail
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) YUM
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle