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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
England / East Midlands
Rank 77 51 76
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 19 47 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.28% 3.11% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 7.04% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 7
Median daily rate £495 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £477 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+76.13% -45.00%

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
693 668 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 46.64% 44.24% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 362 314
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £186 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 46
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £9.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £38.60 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +13 10 £488 +37.32% 1
Northamptonshire -16 5 £600 +67.24%
Derbyshire -27 3 £426 +6.50%
Lincolnshire - 1 £160 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (41.67%) Oracle
5 14 (38.89%) Unix
6 12 (33.33%) Windows
6 12 (33.33%) VMware
6 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 11 (30.56%) J2EE
7 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
8 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
9 9 (25.00%) CentOS
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (25.00%) Puppet
9 9 (25.00%) DevOps
9 9 (25.00%) ITIL
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
10 8 (22.22%) Solaris
10 8 (22.22%) MySQL
10 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (19.44%) PHP
11 7 (19.44%) AIX
11 7 (19.44%) Project Management

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 6 (16.67%) Apache
1 6 (16.67%) iPlanet
1 6 (16.67%) JBoss
1 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.56%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (11.11%) DigitalOcean
3 4 (11.11%) Route 53
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.56%) Office 365
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 6 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (8.33%) Internet
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
3 3 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (5.56%) FTP
4 2 (5.56%) SSH
4 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.22%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) Endeca
4 4 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.56%) DB2
6 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) Subversion
4 3 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium
5 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.78%) GitLab
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
6 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
1 9 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) JSP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.78%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) HP Storage
2 3 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (38.89%) Unix
4 12 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (25.00%) CentOS
6 8 (22.22%) Solaris
7 7 (19.44%) AIX
8 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.56%) HPUX
10 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
2 9 (25.00%) DevOps
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (16.67%) Six Sigma
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
6 5 (13.89%) Open Source
6 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (11.11%) QMS
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.56%) API Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) PHP
2 7 (19.44%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) Korn
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) JSP 440
2 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.89%) Squid
4 3 (8.33%) Docker
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Puppet
2 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Graphite
4 5 (13.89%) logstash
5 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
6 3 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (5.56%) OpenView
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (2.78%) Ansible
8 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
8 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.78%) Mesos
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Rancher
8 1 (2.78%) rkt
8 1 (2.78%) Salt
8 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) BEA
5 6 (16.67%) F5
5 6 (16.67%) Sun
6 5 (13.89%) HP
6 5 (13.89%) Rackspace
7 4 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 4 (11.11%) EMC
7 4 (11.11%) Symantec
8 3 (8.33%) PTC
9 2 (5.56%) BMC
9 2 (5.56%) Citrix
9 2 (5.56%) Cognos
9 2 (5.56%) NetApp
9 2 (5.56%) Opsware
9 2 (5.56%) Pega
9 2 (5.56%) Qualys