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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 59 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 40 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.55% 0.83% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 6.03% 1.88% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 0
Average daily rate £388 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
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
663 637 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.31% 44.11% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 309 333
Average daily rate £350 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 74
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.85 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Derbyshire +8 28 £389 -2.81% 3
Nottinghamshire -5 6 - - 3
Northamptonshire +11 4 £359 -20.27% 2
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (83.10%) Unix
2 50 (70.42%) VMware
3 44 (61.97%) Linux
4 41 (57.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (53.52%) Windows
6 37 (52.11%) Oracle
7 32 (45.07%) Configuration Management
7 32 (45.07%) Security Cleared
8 31 (43.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
9 29 (40.85%) HP
10 26 (36.62%) Solaris
11 25 (35.21%) SC Cleared
12 24 (33.80%) Windows Server
13 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
13 22 (30.99%) SAN
14 21 (29.58%) Shell Script
15 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (28.17%) VMware ESX
16 19 (26.76%) Requirements Analysis
16 19 (26.76%) Veritas
16 19 (26.76%) Windows XP
16 19 (26.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 19 (26.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 18 (25.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 18 (25.35%) Veritas File System
17 18 (25.35%) Bash Shell
17 18 (25.35%) High Availability
17 18 (25.35%) Perl
17 18 (25.35%) Sun

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (8.45%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.23%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.99%) SAN
2 3 (4.23%) Converged Networks
2 3 (4.23%) Network Security
2 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.41%) ADSL
4 1 (1.41%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.41%) IPsec
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) Multicast
4 1 (1.41%) OSPF
4 1 (1.41%) SSL
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) DB2
3 3 (4.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Finance
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Architect
2 31 (43.66%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (14.08%) Consultant
4 8 (11.27%) Solaris Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Designer
5 4 (5.63%) Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Solr Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (5.63%) Technical Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Unix Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Unix Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Information Systems Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Senior Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Senior Designer
7 2 (2.82%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) Software Packaging
2 7 (9.86%) .NET
2 7 (9.86%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) Middleware
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.41%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.23%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 59 (83.10%) Unix
2 44 (61.97%) Linux
3 41 (57.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (53.52%) Windows
5 26 (36.62%) Solaris
6 24 (33.80%) Windows Server
7 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (26.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 19 (26.76%) Windows XP
9 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (7.04%) AIX
11 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.82%) SUSE
13 1 (1.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Configuration Management
2 19 (26.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (25.35%) High Availability
4 11 (15.49%) TOGAF
5 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.27%) Migration
7 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.86%) Process Improvement
8 6 (8.45%) ArchiMate
8 6 (8.45%) CRM
8 6 (8.45%) Data Security
8 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (8.45%) ITIL
8 6 (8.45%) OO
8 6 (8.45%) Release Management
8 6 (8.45%) UML
8 6 (8.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) Shell Script
2 18 (25.35%) Bash Shell
2 18 (25.35%) Korn
2 18 (25.35%) Perl
3 13 (18.31%) Java
4 10 (14.08%) SQL
5 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.04%) AWK
7 1 (1.41%) Python
7 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Security Cleared
2 25 (35.21%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.90%) Degree
4 3 (4.23%) CCNA
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
3 20 (28.17%) VMware ESX
4 19 (26.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 18 (25.35%) Veritas File System
5 18 (25.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.23%) vSphere
7 1 (1.41%) Firmware
7 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.41%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
1 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) VMware
2 37 (52.11%) Oracle
3 29 (40.85%) HP
3 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.76%) Veritas
5 18 (25.35%) Sun
6 16 (22.54%) Opsware
7 7 (9.86%) SAP
8 6 (8.45%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (5.63%) hybris
10 3 (4.23%) Citrix
10 3 (4.23%) IBM
11 2 (2.82%) Lotus
12 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.41%) Cisco
12 1 (1.41%) EMC
12 1 (1.41%) F5
12 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.41%) webMethods