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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 86 118 135
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 45 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.79% 0.99% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 2.18% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 15
Median daily rate £375 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +32.07%
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
1235 1419 1387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.20% 45.47% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 790 788
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 133 139
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 August 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 August 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
Norfolk +17 20 £470 -27.69% 1
Hertfordshire +11 10 £375 -15.30% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 8 £340 +7.93% 1
Essex +1 4 £463 +15.62% 1
Suffolk -1 1 £225 -55.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £350 -
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 51 (54.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (45.74%) Windows
4 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (34.04%) Unix
6 29 (30.85%) SQL
6 29 (30.85%) Oracle
7 28 (29.79%) Java
8 24 (25.53%) Firewall
8 24 (25.53%) Puppet
9 23 (24.47%) VMware
9 23 (24.47%) ITIL
9 23 (24.47%) Solaris
10 21 (22.34%) SAN
11 20 (21.28%) Shell Script
12 19 (20.21%) Configuration Management
12 19 (20.21%) HP
12 19 (20.21%) vSphere
12 19 (20.21%) CentOS
12 19 (20.21%) Kalman Filter
13 16 (17.02%) iptables
13 16 (17.02%) Jenkins
13 16 (17.02%) High Availability
14 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
14 15 (15.96%) Windows Server
15 14 (14.89%) DevOps
15 14 (14.89%) Splunk
15 14 (14.89%) Open Source
15 14 (14.89%) Apache
15 14 (14.89%) Nagios

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 14 (14.89%) Apache
2 11 (11.70%) Apache ServiceMix
2 11 (11.70%) IIS
3 9 (9.57%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.51%) JBoss
5 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.26%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.19%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.13%) Confluence
8 2 (2.13%) iPlanet
9 1 (1.06%) nginx
9 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Traffica
2 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.19%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (3.19%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (3.19%) SaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.53%) Firewall
2 21 (22.34%) SAN
3 13 (13.83%) DNS
4 7 (7.45%) VPN
5 6 (6.38%) BIG-IP
6 5 (5.32%) Internet
6 5 (5.32%) SSL
6 5 (5.32%) WAN
7 4 (4.26%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.26%) LAN
7 4 (4.26%) VLAN
8 3 (3.19%) LDAP
8 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.13%) BGP
9 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.13%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.13%) Network Security
9 2 (2.13%) OSPF
10 1 (1.06%) IPsec
10 1 (1.06%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) MySQL
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.19%) DB2
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.83%) JIRA
2 13 (13.83%) JUnit
3 10 (10.64%) Maven
4 9 (9.57%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.19%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.06%) Hudson
General
1 8 (8.51%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Administrator
2 16 (17.02%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (15.96%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (14.89%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (11.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (10.64%) Designer
6 10 (10.64%) Developer
6 10 (10.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (10.64%) Unix Administrator
7 9 (9.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Architect
10 6 (6.38%) Technical Architect
11 5 (5.32%) Server Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Desktop Support
12 4 (4.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) .NET
1 13 (13.83%) RESTful
1 13 (13.83%) Spring
2 12 (12.77%) Middleware
3 11 (11.70%) Apache Camel
3 11 (11.70%) SOAP
4 8 (8.51%) REST
5 6 (6.38%) HTML
5 6 (6.38%) JSON
5 6 (6.38%) Web Services
6 5 (5.32%) JSP
6 5 (5.32%) XML
7 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.19%) COM+
8 3 (3.19%) HTML5
8 3 (3.19%) MSMQ
8 3 (3.19%) WCF
9 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.13%) CSS
9 2 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.77%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.45%) Clustering
4 5 (5.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.19%) DataPower
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) FMCG
6 1 (1.06%) Statistics
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 51 (54.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (45.74%) Windows
4 32 (34.04%) Unix
5 23 (24.47%) Solaris
6 19 (20.21%) CentOS
7 15 (15.96%) Windows Server
8 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (9.57%) Ubuntu
9 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (7.45%) AIX
11 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
13 3 (3.19%) Debian
14 2 (2.13%) Fedora
14 2 (2.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) ITIL
3 19 (20.21%) Configuration Management
3 19 (20.21%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (17.02%) High Availability
5 14 (14.89%) DevOps
5 14 (14.89%) Open Source
6 13 (13.83%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (11.70%) Load Balancing
9 10 (10.64%) Change Control
9 10 (10.64%) Incident Management
9 10 (10.64%) SOA
10 9 (9.57%) Project Management
11 8 (8.51%) API Design
11 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.45%) SDLC
13 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (6.38%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) SQL
2 28 (29.79%) Java
3 20 (21.28%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
5 11 (11.70%) Python
6 9 (9.57%) C#
7 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.45%) Perl
8 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.38%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) C
9 4 (4.26%) PHP
10 3 (3.19%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.13%) AWK
11 2 (2.13%) sed
12 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.45%) RHCE
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) JSP 440
1 5 (5.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) vSphere
2 16 (17.02%) iptables
3 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (10.64%) Postfix
4 10 (10.64%) Sendmail
4 10 (10.64%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.38%) Docker
6 5 (5.32%) Firmware
6 5 (5.32%) KVM
7 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.26%) LXC
7 4 (4.26%) vCloud
7 4 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (25.53%) Puppet
2 14 (14.89%) Nagios
3 13 (13.83%) OSSEC
4 10 (10.64%) Cobbler
5 6 (6.38%) Ansible
5 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (4.26%) SCCM
6 4 (4.26%) WSUS
7 3 (3.19%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
7 3 (3.19%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (3.19%) Opsview
7 3 (3.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 29 (30.85%) Oracle
2 23 (24.47%) VMware
3 19 (20.21%) HP
4 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
5 14 (14.89%) Splunk
6 13 (13.83%) EMC
7 12 (12.77%) LogRhythm
7 12 (12.77%) TippingPoint
8 11 (11.70%) SolarWinds
9 10 (10.64%) ServiceNow
10 9 (9.57%) Cisco
11 7 (7.45%) IBM
12 6 (6.38%) F5
12 6 (6.38%) Sun
13 4 (4.26%) 3PAR
13 4 (4.26%) Dell
13 4 (4.26%) Veeam
14 3 (3.19%) Software AG
14 3 (3.19%) webMethods
15 2 (2.13%) Nokia
Norfolk
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