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 of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 101 80 121
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 28 49 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.24% 1.90% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 4.00% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 8
Median daily rate £258 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1106 1226 1338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.83% 47.63% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 657 823
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 142 113
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.20 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the East of England region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the East of England region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Hertfordshire +4 12 £258 -58.80%
Cambridgeshire -6 7 £450 +25.00%
Essex +2 3 £475 -0.52% 2
Suffolk -1 3 £300 -36.87%
Norfolk -2 2 £424 -0.29% 3
Bedfordshire 0 1 £550 -4.34% 3
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 of England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 65 (90.28%) Linux
2 49 (68.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (45.83%) Unix
4 28 (38.89%) Windows
5 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 22 (30.56%) Shell Script
7 20 (27.78%) Perl
8 19 (26.39%) VMware
8 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
9 18 (25.00%) SQL
10 16 (22.22%) Java
10 16 (22.22%) Oracle
10 16 (22.22%) CentOS
11 14 (19.44%) Firewall
11 14 (19.44%) Solaris
12 13 (18.06%) ITIL
12 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (18.06%) Windows Server
13 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.28%) Project Management
14 11 (15.28%) SAN
14 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (13.89%) vSphere
15 10 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (13.89%) HP
16 9 (12.50%) Ubuntu
16 9 (12.50%) Cisco
16 9 (12.50%) Apache
16 9 (12.50%) SQL Server

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (12.50%) Apache
2 6 (8.33%) IIS
3 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.78%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.39%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.39%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) Firewall
2 11 (15.28%) SAN
3 7 (9.72%) VPN
4 6 (8.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (5.56%) DNS
5 4 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.56%) VLAN
6 3 (4.17%) Internet
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
7 2 (2.78%) BGP
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.78%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.78%) Network Security
7 2 (2.78%) OSPF
8 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.39%) IPsec
8 1 (1.39%) SSL
8 1 (1.39%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.17%) DB2
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.39%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (8.33%) JIRA
2 6 (8.33%) Maven
3 5 (6.94%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
1 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Electronics
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Consultant
2 14 (19.44%) Unix Consultant
3 10 (13.89%) Administrator
3 10 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.33%) Designer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.94%) Server Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) RESTful
1 6 (8.33%) Spring
2 5 (6.94%) Apache Camel
2 5 (6.94%) JSP
3 3 (4.17%) Middleware
4 2 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (1.39%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.94%) Clustering
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Biology
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (90.28%) Linux
2 49 (68.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (45.83%) Unix
4 28 (38.89%) Windows
5 16 (22.22%) CentOS
6 14 (19.44%) Solaris
7 13 (18.06%) Windows Server
7 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (12.50%) Ubuntu
10 7 (9.72%) AIX
10 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
11 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (4.17%) Fedora
13 2 (2.78%) Debian
14 1 (1.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.28%) Project Management
4 10 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (11.11%) High Availability
6 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.33%) API Design
7 6 (8.33%) Migration
7 6 (8.33%) Six Sigma
8 5 (6.94%) DevOps
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.94%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.56%) Open Source
9 4 (5.56%) Scrum
10 3 (4.17%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.17%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.56%) Shell Script
2 20 (27.78%) Perl
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) Java
5 9 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.33%) Python
7 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.17%) C
8 3 (4.17%) PHP
8 3 (4.17%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) VBA
9 2 (2.78%) AWK
9 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.78%) sed
10 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
3 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.89%) vSphere
3 7 (9.72%) iptables
4 5 (6.94%) Firmware
5 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.17%) Postfix
6 3 (4.17%) Sendmail
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.78%) Docker
8 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Puppet
2 5 (6.94%) Nagios
2 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.56%) OSSEC
3 4 (5.56%) SCCM
3 4 (5.56%) WSUS
4 3 (4.17%) Ansible
4 3 (4.17%) Cobbler
4 3 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.39%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.39%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) VMware
2 16 (22.22%) Oracle
3 10 (13.89%) HP
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco
5 6 (8.33%) F5
5 6 (8.33%) Sun
6 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.56%) Dell
7 4 (5.56%) EMC
7 4 (5.56%) LogRhythm
7 4 (5.56%) TippingPoint
7 4 (5.56%) Veeam
8 3 (4.17%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.17%) SAP
8 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
8 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.17%) Splunk
9 2 (2.78%) BEA
9 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
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