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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 52 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 43 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.47% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 5.52% 0.90% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +42.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £475 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.88
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
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
779 664 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.69% 41.81% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 269 237
Average daily rate £363 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 92 52
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £29.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 - 22 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £475 - 1
Derbyshire - 6 £436 - 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 45 (84.91%) Linux
2 30 (56.60%) UNIX
3 28 (52.83%) Configuration Management
3 28 (52.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (45.28%) Apache
5 19 (35.85%) VMware
6 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
7 16 (30.19%) Java
7 16 (30.19%) MySQL
8 15 (28.30%) Oracle
9 14 (26.42%) Windows
9 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
9 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (24.53%) Clustering
10 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
10 13 (24.53%) DevOps
11 12 (22.64%) Apache Solr
11 12 (22.64%) hybris
11 12 (22.64%) Retail
11 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
12 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (20.75%) Windows XP
12 11 (20.75%) Perl
12 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
13 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (18.87%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (18.87%) CentOS
13 10 (18.87%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 24 (45.28%) Apache
2 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
3 12 (22.64%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.66%) JBoss
4 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.66%) iPlanet
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.77%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.87%) SAN
3 9 (16.98%) DNS
4 4 (7.55%) VLAN
4 4 (7.55%) Firewall
4 4 (7.55%) HTTPS
4 4 (7.55%) SMTP
4 4 (7.55%) FTP
4 4 (7.55%) HTTP
5 3 (5.66%) FCoE
5 3 (5.66%) WAN
5 3 (5.66%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.77%) NAS
6 2 (3.77%) LDAP
7 1 (1.89%) ADSL
7 1 (1.89%) Broadband
7 1 (1.89%) LAN
7 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
1 6 (11.32%) Subversion
General
1 12 (22.64%) Retail
2 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
3 8 (15.09%) Marketing
4 7 (13.21%) Finance
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Architect
2 11 (20.75%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Leader
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Support Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Clustering
2 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Replication
3 4 (7.55%) Open Source
4 2 (3.77%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.89%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 45 (84.91%) Linux
2 30 (56.60%) UNIX
3 28 (52.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (26.42%) Windows
5 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (20.75%) Windows XP
6 10 (18.87%) CentOS
7 9 (16.98%) Solaris
8 7 (13.21%) Ubuntu
9 6 (11.32%) HPUX
10 4 (7.55%) SUSE
10 4 (7.55%) AIX
11 2 (3.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Configuration Management
2 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) DevOps
4 10 (18.87%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) ITIL
5 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (15.09%) Scrum
5 8 (15.09%) B2B
5 8 (15.09%) B2C
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Load Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Project Management
9 3 (5.66%) High Availability
9 3 (5.66%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) Perl
2 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
3 8 (15.09%) AWK
3 8 (15.09%) PHP
3 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
3 8 (15.09%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
5 6 (11.32%) Ruby
5 6 (11.32%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) C-shell
6 3 (5.66%) Korn
7 2 (3.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
2 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.87%) VMware ESX
4 8 (15.09%) iptables
5 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (7.55%) Docker
7 3 (5.66%) KVM
7 3 (5.66%) Samba
7 3 (5.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (3.77%) NFS
9 1 (1.89%) PowerHA
9 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (15.09%) HAProxy
3 6 (11.32%) Zenoss
4 4 (7.55%) SCOM
4 4 (7.55%) Nagios
4 4 (7.55%) Puppet
5 3 (5.66%) Pacemaker
6 2 (3.77%) OpenView
6 2 (3.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) VMware
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle
3 12 (22.64%) hybris
3 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.09%) Endeca
5 7 (13.21%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) Veritas
7 4 (7.55%) Google
7 4 (7.55%) NetApp
8 3 (5.66%) F5
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco
8 3 (5.66%) Sun
8 3 (5.66%) PlateSpin
9 2 (3.77%) Cognos
9 2 (3.77%) Opsware
10 1 (1.89%) Dell
10 1 (1.89%) EMC
10 1 (1.89%) Citrix