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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 116 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 19 20 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.83% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 1.81% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 17
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £330 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £413 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -32.14%
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
1345 1105 1344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.00% 46.08% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 831 552 645
Average daily rate £350 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £155 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 166 152
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.00 £36.30
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 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 27 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Essex -12 5 £313 -21.87% 1
Hertfordshire -13 4 £510 +68.59% 3
Suffolk - 4 £450 -
Cambridgeshire -13 2 £325 -13.33% 3
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (50.00%) HP
4 16 (44.44%) VMware
5 15 (41.67%) Windows
6 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (30.56%) Puppet
7 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.78%) DNS
8 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (25.00%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) Nagios
10 8 (22.22%) IBM
10 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (19.44%) vSphere
11 7 (19.44%) Citrix
11 7 (19.44%) SAN
11 7 (19.44%) DHCP
11 7 (19.44%) SOAP
12 6 (16.67%) Java
12 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 6 (16.67%) Cisco
12 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (16.67%) 3PAR
13 5 (13.89%) REST
13 5 (13.89%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.11%) Lync
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Summit
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
3 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.33%) BIG-IP
3 3 (8.33%) LAN
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) MPLS
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (36.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (36.11%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Java Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Platform Architect
8 1 (2.78%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) SOAP
2 5 (13.89%) REST
2 5 (13.89%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 4 (11.11%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (11.11%) RESTful
3 4 (11.11%) Apache CXF
4 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) Pyramid
5 1 (2.78%) SQLAlchemy
5 1 (2.78%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Online Games
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) CLARiiON
3 2 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) CESG
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (41.67%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (13.89%) CentOS
7 5 (13.89%) VMS
7 5 (13.89%) UNIX
8 3 (8.33%) Debian
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.78%) Android
10 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.78%) Gentoo
10 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.78%) HPUX
10 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) UML
1 4 (11.11%) Data Security
2 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (8.33%) DevOps
2 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (8.33%) Web Design
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) ERP
3 2 (5.56%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.56%) Market Research
3 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) Web Development
4 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) E-business
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VBA
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.33%) MCITP
2 3 (8.33%) RHCE
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) RHCA
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) OCP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) vSphere
3 4 (11.11%) XenApp
3 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.33%) vCloud
4 3 (8.33%) Docker
4 3 (8.33%) NFS
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
2 8 (22.22%) Nagios
3 4 (11.11%) SCOM
4 3 (8.33%) OpenAM
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.78%) SCCM
6 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) HP
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) IBM
5 7 (19.44%) Citrix
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco
6 6 (16.67%) 3PAR
7 5 (13.89%) NetApp
7 5 (13.89%) Dell
8 4 (11.11%) EMC
8 4 (11.11%) Brocade
9 3 (8.33%) ForgeRock
9 3 (8.33%) SAP
10 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.56%) F5
11 1 (2.78%) Spiceworks
11 1 (2.78%) BT
11 1 (2.78%) Symantec
11 1 (2.78%) Sophos
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