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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 65 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 32 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.00% 0.50% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 1.18% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £300 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £240 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £390 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £23.75 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -5.94%
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
767 680 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.94% 42.29% 49.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 320 305
Average daily rate £375 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £125 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 54 84
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.85 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northamptonshire - 10 £400 - 2
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £430 +43.33% 6
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) UNIX
3 18 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (41.03%) Windows
5 14 (35.90%) VMware
6 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
9 10 (25.64%) Solaris
10 8 (20.51%) HP
10 8 (20.51%) Google
10 8 (20.51%) CentOS
11 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
11 7 (17.95%) MySQL
12 6 (15.38%) Java
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
12 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
12 6 (15.38%) Apache
12 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
12 6 (15.38%) Ansible
13 5 (12.82%) Degree
13 5 (12.82%) XenServer

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Google Apps
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) NAS
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Leader
3 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Server Support
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Server Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) UNIX Support
6 3 (7.69%) UNIX Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Storage Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Storage Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) POSIX
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Open Source
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) UNIX
3 18 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (41.03%) Windows
5 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (25.64%) Solaris
7 8 (20.51%) CentOS
8 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
10 3 (7.69%) AIX
10 3 (7.69%) HPUX
11 1 (2.56%) SUSE
11 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) UML
7 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (2.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) CISSP
3 1 (2.56%) CISM
3 1 (2.56%) GIAC
3 1 (2.56%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.56%) ISSEP
3 1 (2.56%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
2 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) XenServer
4 4 (10.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (10.26%) NFS
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) VMware
2 8 (20.51%) Google
2 8 (20.51%) HP
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) EMC
5 4 (10.26%) Sun
5 4 (10.26%) NetApp
5 4 (10.26%) Veritas
5 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle
7 2 (5.13%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) Software AG
8 1 (2.56%) Talend
8 1 (2.56%) webMethods
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Steria
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago