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 Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 28 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 Dorset 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 24 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.32% 0.83% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 1.75% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£475 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 114 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.80% 47.30% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 74 71
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £198 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 7
Average hourly rate £12.59 £21.00 £9.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.07% +119.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Red Hat
South West

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Dorset region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) sed
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (11.11%) SAN

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Validation
1 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
1 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) sed
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) AWK
2 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint