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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 71 101 121
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +20
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 56 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.32% 0.99% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 5.06% 1.98% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 3
Average daily rate £485 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £328 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £510 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1106 1262 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.82% 49.98% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 698 544
Average daily rate £400 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 127 103
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £29.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 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
Norfolk - 19 £425 -
Hertfordshire +15 12 £625 +22.54% 3
Bedfordshire - 11 £588 - 3
Cambridgeshire +5 8 £368 -3.92% 2
Essex -6 4 £455 +30.00%
East Anglia - 2 £470 -
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 55 (56.70%) Linux
2 33 (34.02%) Unix
2 33 (34.02%) Solaris
3 29 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (28.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (27.84%) Java
6 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
7 24 (24.74%) Middleware
8 22 (22.68%) VMware
9 21 (21.65%) Perl
9 21 (21.65%) High Availability
9 21 (21.65%) Jenkins
10 20 (20.62%) SOAP
10 20 (20.62%) ITIL
11 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
11 19 (19.59%) RESTful
12 18 (18.56%) SOA
12 18 (18.56%) .NET
12 18 (18.56%) REST
13 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
13 17 (17.53%) HP
13 17 (17.53%) Puppet
14 16 (16.49%) Cucumber
14 16 (16.49%) Spring
14 16 (16.49%) Maven
14 16 (16.49%) JUnit
14 16 (16.49%) User Stories
14 16 (16.49%) Apache Camel
15 15 (15.46%) Apache ServiceMix
15 15 (15.46%) C#

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (15.46%) Apache ServiceMix
2 11 (11.34%) JBoss
3 6 (6.19%) Confluence
4 4 (4.12%) Apache
5 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.09%) IIS
5 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) SaaS
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.09%) Office 365
4 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) DNS
2 6 (6.19%) FTP
3 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.12%) Firewall
5 3 (3.09%) DHCP
5 3 (3.09%) LAN
5 3 (3.09%) SSH
5 3 (3.09%) WAN
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.06%) Internet
6 2 (2.06%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.06%) LDAP
6 2 (2.06%) SAN
6 2 (2.06%) SpaceWire
7 1 (1.03%) BGP
7 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.03%) HTTP
7 1 (1.03%) Network Security
7 1 (1.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.09%) MySQL
3 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.65%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.49%) Cucumber
2 16 (16.49%) JUnit
2 16 (16.49%) Maven
3 9 (9.28%) JIRA
4 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.06%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.06%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.06%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Automotive
3 2 (2.06%) Avionics
3 2 (2.06%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (25.77%) Architect
2 17 (17.53%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (15.46%) Administrator
4 13 (13.40%) Designer
4 13 (13.40%) Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (12.37%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (10.31%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Linux Support
6 10 (10.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (10.31%) Technical Architect
6 10 (10.31%) Unix Support
7 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce Architect
8 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 7 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Senior Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Integration Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Unix Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) Middleware
2 20 (20.62%) SOAP
3 19 (19.59%) RESTful
4 18 (18.56%) .NET
4 18 (18.56%) REST
5 16 (16.49%) Apache Camel
5 16 (16.49%) Spring
6 10 (10.31%) Web Services
7 9 (9.28%) MSMQ
8 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (7.22%) WCF
9 5 (5.15%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (3.09%) Apache CXF
10 3 (3.09%) XML
11 2 (2.06%) jQuery
11 2 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.03%) HTML5
12 1 (1.03%) JSON
12 1 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Data Integration
2 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.19%) Biology
3 6 (6.19%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (6.19%) Life Science
4 4 (4.12%) Clustering
5 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (56.70%) Linux
2 33 (34.02%) Solaris
2 33 (34.02%) Unix
3 28 (28.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (12.37%) CentOS
5 11 (11.34%) Ubuntu
6 10 (10.31%) Windows
7 6 (6.19%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.06%) AIX
9 2 (2.06%) HPUX
9 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.06%) zOS
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.65%) High Availability
3 20 (20.62%) ITIL
4 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
5 18 (18.56%) SOA
6 16 (16.49%) User Stories
7 15 (15.46%) BDD
7 15 (15.46%) OO
8 14 (14.43%) ITIL V3
8 14 (14.43%) SOLID
9 13 (13.40%) API Development
10 12 (12.37%) API Design
10 12 (12.37%) DevOps
11 11 (11.34%) Software Engineering
11 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.34%) TDD
12 10 (10.31%) Microservices
13 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
14 7 (7.22%) Low Latency
14 7 (7.22%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) Java
2 21 (21.65%) Perl
3 15 (15.46%) C#
4 12 (12.37%) Bash Shell
5 10 (10.31%) Python
5 10 (10.31%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.22%) SQL
7 2 (2.06%) ANSI C
7 2 (2.06%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.06%) C
7 2 (2.06%) C-shell
7 2 (2.06%) Ruby
8 1 (1.03%) AWK
8 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.03%) Korn
8 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.25%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) MCSE
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.03%) CCNA
4 1 (1.03%) CEH
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.03%) CISM
4 1 (1.03%) CISSP
4 1 (1.03%) RHCE
4 1 (1.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) ECSS
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.28%) Docker
3 6 (6.19%) GPFS
3 6 (6.19%) NFS
4 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.09%) vSphere
5 3 (3.09%) XenApp
6 2 (2.06%) Cygwin
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.03%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 17 (17.53%) Puppet
2 6 (6.19%) Ganglia
2 6 (6.19%) Nagios
3 3 (3.09%) CFEngine
3 3 (3.09%) OpenAM
3 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.03%) Ansible
5 1 (1.03%) Bacula
5 1 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.03%) Nessus
5 1 (1.03%) Packer
5 1 (1.03%) QRadar
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.68%) VMware
3 17 (17.53%) HP
4 10 (10.31%) IBM
5 5 (5.15%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle
6 3 (3.09%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) Citrix
6 3 (3.09%) F5
6 3 (3.09%) ForgeRock
6 3 (3.09%) NetApp
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
7 2 (2.06%) Sun
8 1 (1.03%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.03%) Dell
8 1 (1.03%) hybris
8 1 (1.03%) Juniper
8 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.03%) Symantec
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