The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 68 88 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 32 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.01% 0.61% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 4.18% 1.54% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 15
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £405 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-40.29% +36.73%
Red Hat
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
766 648 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.99% 39.80% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 341 320
Median daily rate £400 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 67 72
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £27.65 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 12 £375 -
Derbyshire -1 8 £344 - 1
Nottinghamshire -3 5 £415 +3.75% 3
Northamptonshire 0 4 £450 -
Leicestershire - 2 £363 - 2
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 45 (81.82%) Linux
2 36 (65.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (45.45%) Java
4 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
5 21 (38.18%) Unix
6 18 (32.73%) DevOps
7 17 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (29.09%) Puppet
8 16 (29.09%) Windows
8 16 (29.09%) VMware
9 15 (27.27%) MySQL
9 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.45%) Ubuntu
10 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
10 14 (25.45%) CentOS
11 13 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (21.82%) Ruby
13 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 11 (20.00%) Oracle
13 11 (20.00%) PHP
13 11 (20.00%) ITIL
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (18.18%) WebSphere
14 10 (18.18%) Degree
15 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
15 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (16.36%) Windows XP
15 9 (16.36%) DigitalOcean
15 9 (16.36%) Rackspace

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Confluence
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.36%) DigitalOcean
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon S3
3 7 (12.73%) Route 53
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) NAS
2 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) MySQL
2 7 (12.73%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) JUnit
2 7 (12.73%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.09%) Mockito
5 3 (5.45%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.45%) JIRA
6 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.64%) Flyway
6 2 (3.64%) Gradle
6 2 (3.64%) Maven
6 2 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Advertising
3 3 (5.45%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Military
4 2 (3.64%) Avionics
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Architect
5 7 (12.73%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (12.73%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Ruby Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Unix Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Unix Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Middleware
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 5 (9.09%) JavaFX
2 5 (9.09%) JPA
2 5 (9.09%) Spring
3 4 (7.27%) Yocto
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Camel
4 3 (5.45%) J2EE
4 3 (5.45%) Swing
5 2 (3.64%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.64%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.64%) JSON
5 2 (3.64%) Regular Expression
5 2 (3.64%) RESTful
5 2 (3.64%) Swagger
5 2 (3.64%) WireMock
5 2 (3.64%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) XSD
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Public Cloud
3 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.09%) Clustering
5 4 (7.27%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.82%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 45 (81.82%) Linux
2 36 (65.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (38.18%) Unix
4 16 (29.09%) Windows
5 14 (25.45%) CentOS
5 14 (25.45%) Ubuntu
6 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (16.36%) Windows XP
9 6 (10.91%) Solaris
10 4 (7.27%) AIX
11 3 (5.45%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (5.45%) HPUX
12 1 (1.82%) Fedora
12 1 (1.82%) SUSE
12 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
2 18 (32.73%) DevOps
3 11 (20.00%) ITIL
4 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (14.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.91%) Coaching
7 6 (10.91%) OO
7 6 (10.91%) UML
8 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.09%) OOP
8 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.27%) B2B
9 4 (7.27%) B2C
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Java
2 12 (21.82%) Ruby
3 11 (20.00%) PHP
4 8 (14.55%) SQL
5 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.09%) AWK
7 4 (7.27%) C
8 3 (5.45%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.82%) Pascal
9 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (12.73%) VMware ESX
3 6 (10.91%) Docker
4 5 (9.09%) Firmware
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) Puppet
2 13 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (7.27%) Foglight
3 4 (7.27%) nmon
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.82%) Nagios
5 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) VMware
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle
4 9 (16.36%) Rackspace
5 6 (10.91%) Endeca
6 5 (9.09%) Citrix
7 4 (7.27%) EMC
7 4 (7.27%) IBM
7 4 (7.27%) Intel
7 4 (7.27%) Sun
7 4 (7.27%) Wind River
8 3 (5.45%) HP
8 3 (5.45%) hybris
9 2 (3.64%) Talend
9 2 (3.64%) WSO2
10 1 (1.82%) Cisco
10 1 (1.82%) SAP
10 1 (1.82%) Software AG
10 1 (1.82%) webMethods