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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 71 65 95
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 27 41 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.65% 2.33% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% 5.34% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 2
Median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
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
666 768 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.76% 43.64% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 398 272
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £196 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 92
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.00 £44.00
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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Northamptonshire -5 11 £400 -11.11% 1
Derbyshire +11 8 £390 -10.60%
Nottinghamshire -2 7 - - 4
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 51 (72.86%) VMware
2 48 (68.57%) Unix
3 42 (60.00%) Windows
3 42 (60.00%) Linux
4 37 (52.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
7 26 (37.14%) Security Cleared
7 26 (37.14%) Windows Server
8 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (32.86%) Windows XP
8 23 (32.86%) VMware ESX
9 22 (31.43%) Oracle
9 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
9 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 21 (30.00%) HP
11 20 (28.57%) Solaris
12 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
12 18 (25.71%) SC Cleared
13 16 (22.86%) SAN
14 15 (21.43%) Sun
14 15 (21.43%) Manufacturing
14 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (20.00%) Shell Script
16 13 (18.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (17.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 12 (17.14%) Veritas
18 11 (15.71%) Perl
18 11 (15.71%) Veritas Volume Manager

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 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.43%) nginx
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) SAN
2 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) ADSL
4 1 (1.43%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (1.43%) DHCP
4 1 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.43%) IPsec
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) Multicast
4 1 (1.43%) NAS
4 1 (1.43%) OSPF
4 1 (1.43%) SSL
4 1 (1.43%) VPN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.43%) Flyway
4 1 (1.43%) Gradle
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
4 1 (1.43%) JUnit
4 1 (1.43%) Maven
4 1 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Finance
5 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.29%) Military
6 2 (2.86%) Avionics
6 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Billing
7 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Architect
2 30 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (10.00%) Consultant
4 6 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Solaris Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Designer
6 4 (5.71%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Unix Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Unix Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) Software Packaging
2 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.43%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.43%) JSON
4 1 (1.43%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.43%) RESTful
4 1 (1.43%) Swagger
4 1 (1.43%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.57%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (5.71%) Clustering
5 4 (5.71%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (68.57%) Unix
2 42 (60.00%) Linux
2 42 (60.00%) Windows
3 37 (52.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (37.14%) Windows Server
5 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (32.86%) Windows XP
6 20 (28.57%) Solaris
7 11 (15.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (8.57%) AIX
10 3 (4.29%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (4.29%) HPUX
11 2 (2.86%) CentOS
11 2 (2.86%) SUSE
11 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 21 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (18.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (15.71%) High Availability
4 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.71%) Process Improvement
5 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.43%) TOGAF
7 7 (10.00%) Service Design
8 6 (8.57%) ArchiMate
8 6 (8.57%) CRM
8 6 (8.57%) Data Security
8 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (8.57%) ITIL
8 6 (8.57%) OO
8 6 (8.57%) Release Management
8 6 (8.57%) UML
8 6 (8.57%) Web Design
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (15.71%) Bash Shell
2 11 (15.71%) Korn
2 11 (15.71%) Perl
3 9 (12.86%) Java
4 3 (4.29%) Assembly Language
4 3 (4.29%) C
5 1 (1.43%) AWK
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.43%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) R
5 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) RHCE
System Software
1 23 (32.86%) VMware ESX
2 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (15.71%) Veritas File System
4 11 (15.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Docker
5 4 (5.71%) Firmware
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (5.71%) Foglight
1 4 (5.71%) nmon
1 4 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.43%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.43%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 51 (72.86%) VMware
2 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
3 22 (31.43%) Oracle
4 21 (30.00%) HP
5 15 (21.43%) Sun
6 12 (17.14%) Veritas
7 9 (12.86%) Opsware
8 7 (10.00%) SAP
9 6 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (7.14%) EMC
11 4 (5.71%) Citrix
11 4 (5.71%) IBM
11 4 (5.71%) Intel
11 4 (5.71%) Wind River
12 2 (2.86%) Lotus
13 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.43%) Cisco
13 1 (1.43%) Endeca
13 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.43%) webMethods