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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
England / East Midlands
Rank 88 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.81% 2.36% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 5.68% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 8
Median daily rate £426 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.93% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £330 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
697 651 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.29% 41.44% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 345 311
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 43
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.85 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +7 7 £488 - 1
Derbyshire -25 4 £387 -0.70%
Lincolnshire - 1 £160 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle
3 14 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) Unix
4 13 (46.43%) J2EE
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) VMware
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) Solaris
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) Firewall
9 7 (25.00%) Project Management
9 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.00%) AIX
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco
10 6 (21.43%) Sun
10 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 6 (21.43%) Six Sigma
10 6 (21.43%) BEA
10 6 (21.43%) SAN
10 6 (21.43%) iPlanet
10 6 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
10 6 (21.43%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) Apache
10 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
10 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce

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 (21.43%) Apache
1 6 (21.43%) iPlanet
1 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.86%) JBoss
3 3 (10.71%) MQSeries
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) BIG-IP
2 6 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) LDAP
3 3 (10.71%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) FTP
4 2 (7.14%) SSH
4 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.86%) Endeca
3 4 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) DB2
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Mockito
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Azure Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Chief Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) J2EE
2 5 (17.86%) JSP
3 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.14%) Java EE
3 2 (7.14%) JPA
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) LAMP
4 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) HP Storage
1 3 (10.71%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Grid Computing
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 12 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Solaris
6 7 (25.00%) AIX
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (10.71%) CentOS
10 2 (7.14%) HPUX
10 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
11 1 (3.57%) SUSE
11 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (21.43%) Six Sigma
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
4 5 (17.86%) Open Source
4 5 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) QMS
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Korn
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) JSP 440
2 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) Squid
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Graphite
2 5 (17.86%) logstash
3 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 3 (10.71%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (7.14%) OpenView
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (3.57%) Ansible
6 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.57%) Mesos
6 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Puppet
6 1 (3.57%) Rancher
6 1 (3.57%) rkt
6 1 (3.57%) Salt
6 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) BEA
5 6 (21.43%) F5
5 6 (21.43%) Sun
6 5 (17.86%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 4 (14.29%) Symantec
8 3 (10.71%) PTC
9 2 (7.14%) BMC
9 2 (7.14%) Citrix
9 2 (7.14%) Cognos
9 2 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (7.14%) Opsware
9 2 (7.14%) Pega
9 2 (7.14%) Qualys
9 2 (7.14%) Veritas