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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 84 88 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 46 46 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.83% 1.67% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 3.34% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 12
Median daily rate £450 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £316 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £390 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
1181 1377 1468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.98% 50.05% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 739 725
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £192 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 113 94
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 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 3 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 -8 15 £325 -7.14% 1
Hertfordshire +8 8 £495 +32.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £589 - 1
Essex +12 7 £243 -38.21%
Norfolk - 5 £450 -
Suffolk - 3 £463 - 1
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 51 (49.51%) Linux
2 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (37.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (33.01%) Java
5 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
6 29 (28.16%) Middleware
7 28 (27.18%) .NET
7 28 (27.18%) Unix
8 26 (25.24%) SOAP
8 26 (25.24%) SOA
9 25 (24.27%) Jenkins
10 23 (22.33%) Solaris
10 23 (22.33%) C#
10 23 (22.33%) Puppet
10 23 (22.33%) REST
11 21 (20.39%) Cucumber
11 21 (20.39%) RESTful
11 21 (20.39%) Spring
11 21 (20.39%) JUnit
11 21 (20.39%) E-Commerce
12 20 (19.42%) Windows
12 20 (19.42%) Apache Camel
13 19 (18.45%) Apache ServiceMix
13 19 (18.45%) High Availability
14 18 (17.48%) Maven
14 18 (17.48%) ITIL
14 18 (17.48%) SQL
14 18 (17.48%) JBoss
14 18 (17.48%) User Stories
15 17 (16.50%) DevOps

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 19 (18.45%) Apache ServiceMix
2 18 (17.48%) JBoss
3 12 (11.65%) Apache
4 8 (7.77%) Confluence
4 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.83%) IIS
6 4 (3.88%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.91%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.94%) Node.js
8 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.68%) SaaS
2 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.91%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) DNS
2 8 (7.77%) Firewall
3 6 (5.83%) FTP
3 6 (5.83%) SAN
4 3 (2.91%) Internet
4 3 (2.91%) LDAP
5 2 (1.94%) SpaceWire
5 2 (1.94%) SSL
5 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) WAN
6 1 (0.97%) LAN
6 1 (0.97%) Network Security
6 1 (0.97%) VoIP
6 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.88%) MySQL
4 2 (1.94%) DB2
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Jenkins
2 21 (20.39%) Cucumber
2 21 (20.39%) JUnit
3 18 (17.48%) Maven
4 14 (13.59%) JIRA
5 6 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.91%) Bugzilla
6 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.91%) VisualVM
7 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.94%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.97%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.97%) Hudson
8 1 (0.97%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.97%) Subversion
8 1 (0.97%) Trac
8 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (11.65%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Automotive
3 2 (1.94%) Avionics
3 2 (1.94%) Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Legal
3 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Architect
2 20 (19.42%) Developer
3 19 (18.45%) Administrator
4 16 (15.53%) Designer
5 15 (14.56%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (13.59%) Java Developer
7 12 (11.65%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (11.65%) Technical Architect
8 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce Architect
8 10 (9.71%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (7.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 7 (6.80%) Senior Architect
11 6 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Unix Administrator
11 6 (5.83%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.85%) Integration Architect
12 5 (4.85%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.16%) Middleware
2 28 (27.18%) .NET
3 26 (25.24%) SOAP
4 23 (22.33%) REST
5 21 (20.39%) RESTful
5 21 (20.39%) Spring
6 20 (19.42%) Apache Camel
7 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (9.71%) MSMQ
9 9 (8.74%) WCF
10 7 (6.80%) Web Services
11 5 (4.85%) HTML
11 5 (4.85%) JSON
11 5 (4.85%) XML
12 3 (2.91%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (2.91%) COM+
13 2 (1.94%) Ajax
13 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
13 2 (1.94%) CSS
13 2 (1.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.68%) Data Integration
2 11 (10.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.85%) Biology
4 5 (4.85%) Life Science
5 3 (2.91%) DataPower
6 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.97%) Clustering
7 1 (0.97%) IVR
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (49.51%) Linux
2 39 (37.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (27.18%) Unix
4 23 (22.33%) Solaris
5 20 (19.42%) Windows
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.85%) CentOS
8 4 (3.88%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.91%) AIX
10 2 (1.94%) HPUX
10 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.97%) Debian
11 1 (0.97%) Fedora
11 1 (0.97%) SUSE
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.24%) SOA
3 21 (20.39%) E-Commerce
4 19 (18.45%) High Availability
5 18 (17.48%) ITIL
5 18 (17.48%) User Stories
6 17 (16.50%) DevOps
6 17 (16.50%) Software Engineering
7 15 (14.56%) BDD
7 15 (14.56%) Configuration Management
7 15 (14.56%) Microservices
8 14 (13.59%) OO
8 14 (13.59%) TDD
9 13 (12.62%) API Design
9 13 (12.62%) SOLID
10 12 (11.65%) API Development
10 12 (11.65%) Open Source
10 12 (11.65%) Reverse Engineering
11 10 (9.71%) ITIL V3
11 10 (9.71%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.01%) Java
2 23 (22.33%) C#
3 18 (17.48%) SQL
4 15 (14.56%) Shell Script
5 11 (10.68%) Perl
6 10 (9.71%) Python
7 6 (5.83%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.88%) C
8 4 (3.88%) Ruby
9 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.91%) PHP
10 2 (1.94%) ANSI C
11 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.80%) Degree
3 5 (4.85%) RHCE
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.97%) CCNA
6 1 (0.97%) CEH
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.97%) CISM
6 1 (0.97%) CISSP
6 1 (0.97%) MCSE
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) ECSS
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.80%) Docker
2 7 (6.80%) iptables
3 5 (4.85%) GPFS
3 5 (4.85%) NFS
3 5 (4.85%) Postfix
3 5 (4.85%) Sendmail
3 5 (4.85%) vSphere
4 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.94%) Cygwin
5 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.94%) KVM
5 2 (1.94%) LXC
5 2 (1.94%) vCloud
5 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (22.33%) Puppet
2 12 (11.65%) Nagios
3 7 (6.80%) OSSEC
4 6 (5.83%) Ansible
5 5 (4.85%) Cobbler
5 5 (4.85%) Ganglia
5 5 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.91%) Opsview
7 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.97%) Bacula
8 1 (0.97%) Nessus
8 1 (0.97%) Packer
8 1 (0.97%) QRadar
8 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) VMware
3 14 (13.59%) HP
3 14 (13.59%) Oracle
4 13 (12.62%) IBM
5 9 (8.74%) Splunk
6 7 (6.80%) Atlassian
6 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.83%) EMC
7 6 (5.83%) LogRhythm
7 6 (5.83%) TippingPoint
8 5 (4.85%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.91%) NetApp
9 3 (2.91%) Software AG
9 3 (2.91%) webMethods
10 2 (1.94%) F5
11 1 (0.97%) Apigee
11 1 (0.97%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.97%) hybris
11 1 (0.97%) Symantec
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