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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 79 81 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 49 53 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.98% 1.92% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% 3.80% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 11
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £382 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.09 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+26.35% +132.68%
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
1200 1395 1394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.50% 50.42% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 772 688
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 115 122
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £9.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.50 £40.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Cambridgeshire -9 15 £340 -2.85% 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £588 - 1
Hertfordshire +4 7 £375 +7.14% 1
Essex +2 7 £330 +57.14%
Norfolk - 7 £450 -
Suffolk - 5 £513 -
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 53 (53.54%) Linux
2 52 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (38.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (34.34%) Java
5 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
6 26 (26.26%) .NET
6 26 (26.26%) Windows
6 26 (26.26%) Middleware
6 26 (26.26%) Jenkins
7 25 (25.25%) Puppet
8 24 (24.24%) SOAP
8 24 (24.24%) SOA
9 23 (23.23%) Unix
10 22 (22.22%) JUnit
10 22 (22.22%) RESTful
10 22 (22.22%) Spring
11 21 (21.21%) C#
11 21 (21.21%) SQL
11 21 (21.21%) REST
11 21 (21.21%) Apache Camel
12 20 (20.20%) Apache ServiceMix
12 20 (20.20%) DevOps
13 19 (19.19%) Cucumber
13 19 (19.19%) Maven
14 18 (18.18%) Configuration Management
14 18 (18.18%) E-Commerce
15 17 (17.17%) JBoss
15 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
15 17 (17.17%) High Availability
16 16 (16.16%) User Stories

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 20 (20.20%) Apache ServiceMix
2 17 (17.17%) JBoss
3 14 (14.14%) Apache
4 9 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.08%) Confluence
6 7 (7.07%) IIS
7 4 (4.04%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.03%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.02%) Node.js
9 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.01%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.08%) SaaS
3 6 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) DNS
1 10 (10.10%) Firewall
1 10 (10.10%) SAN
2 4 (4.04%) FTP
2 4 (4.04%) SSL
3 3 (3.03%) Internet
3 3 (3.03%) LDAP
4 2 (2.02%) SpaceWire
4 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.02%) WAN
5 1 (1.01%) LAN
5 1 (1.01%) Network Security
5 1 (1.01%) VoIP
5 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.02%) DB2
5 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (26.26%) Jenkins
2 22 (22.22%) JUnit
3 19 (19.19%) Cucumber
3 19 (19.19%) Maven
4 16 (16.16%) JIRA
5 8 (8.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.03%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.03%) VisualVM
8 2 (2.02%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.02%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.01%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.01%) Hudson
9 1 (1.01%) Metasploit
9 1 (1.01%) Subversion
9 1 (1.01%) Trac
9 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Automotive
3 2 (2.02%) Avionics
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.19%) Architect
1 19 (19.19%) Developer
2 18 (18.18%) Designer
3 17 (17.17%) Administrator
4 13 (13.13%) Java Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (12.12%) Technical Architect
6 11 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) E-Commerce Architect
8 8 (8.08%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (6.06%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Designer
11 5 (5.05%) Unix Support
12 4 (4.04%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) .NET
1 26 (26.26%) Middleware
2 24 (24.24%) SOAP
3 22 (22.22%) RESTful
3 22 (22.22%) Spring
4 21 (21.21%) Apache Camel
4 21 (21.21%) REST
5 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (9.09%) Web Services
7 8 (8.08%) MSMQ
7 8 (8.08%) WCF
8 7 (7.07%) JSON
9 6 (6.06%) HTML
10 5 (5.05%) XML
11 3 (3.03%) COM+
11 3 (3.03%) HTML5
12 2 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (2.02%) Ajax
12 2 (2.02%) CSS
12 2 (2.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.10%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (8.08%) Data Integration
4 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.03%) Biology
5 3 (3.03%) DataPower
5 3 (3.03%) Life Science
6 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.02%) Clustering
6 2 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.01%) FMCG
7 1 (1.01%) IVR
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (53.54%) Linux
2 38 (38.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (26.26%) Windows
4 23 (23.23%) Unix
5 15 (15.15%) Solaris
6 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.06%) CentOS
8 4 (4.04%) AIX
9 2 (2.02%) Debian
9 2 (2.02%) HPUX
9 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.01%) Fedora
10 1 (1.01%) SUSE
10 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.24%) SOA
3 20 (20.20%) DevOps
4 18 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 18 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 17 (17.17%) High Availability
5 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
6 16 (16.16%) User Stories
7 15 (15.15%) ITIL
8 14 (14.14%) API Design
8 14 (14.14%) Microservices
9 13 (13.13%) BDD
10 12 (12.12%) OO
10 12 (12.12%) Open Source
11 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
11 11 (11.11%) SOLID
11 11 (11.11%) TDD
12 10 (10.10%) API Development
13 9 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) Java
2 21 (21.21%) C#
2 21 (21.21%) SQL
3 16 (16.16%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.12%) Python
5 8 (8.08%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.06%) C
6 6 (6.06%) Perl
6 6 (6.06%) Ruby
7 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.03%) PHP
9 2 (2.02%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) RHCE
2 5 (5.05%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) CCNA
4 1 (1.01%) CEH
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.01%) CISM
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
4 1 (1.01%) MCSE
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.01%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) ECSS
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) iptables
1 9 (9.09%) vSphere
2 8 (8.08%) Docker
3 7 (7.07%) Postfix
3 7 (7.07%) Sendmail
4 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.05%) KVM
6 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.04%) LXC
6 4 (4.04%) vCloud
6 4 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.03%) GPFS
7 3 (3.03%) NFS
8 2 (2.02%) Cygwin
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (25.25%) Puppet
2 12 (12.12%) Nagios
3 9 (9.09%) OSSEC
4 8 (8.08%) Ansible
5 7 (7.07%) Cobbler
6 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.03%) Ganglia
7 3 (3.03%) Opsview
8 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.01%) Bacula
9 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.01%) Nessus
9 1 (1.01%) Packer
9 1 (1.01%) QRadar
9 1 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.16%) Oracle
3 15 (15.15%) HP
3 15 (15.15%) VMware
4 11 (11.11%) Splunk
5 10 (10.10%) IBM
6 9 (9.09%) EMC
6 9 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.08%) LogRhythm
7 8 (8.08%) TippingPoint
8 7 (7.07%) Atlassian
8 7 (7.07%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.03%) Software AG
9 3 (3.03%) webMethods
10 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.01%) Apigee
10 1 (1.01%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.01%) hybris
10 1 (1.01%) NetApp
10 1 (1.01%) Symantec