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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 114 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 22 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.54% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 1.18% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £388 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +47.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £282 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £404 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £364
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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
1314 1103 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.79% 45.82% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 555 595
Average daily rate £355 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 140 156
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire -11 6 £333 +4.31% 4
Hertfordshire +8 4 £510 +54.54% 1
Essex -6 4 £313 -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 23 (65.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) HP
3 15 (42.86%) VMware
4 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) Oracle
7 9 (25.71%) SOAP
8 8 (22.86%) Java
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) DNS
8 8 (22.86%) Puppet
8 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (20.00%) CentOS
9 7 (20.00%) REST
9 7 (20.00%) jQuery
9 7 (20.00%) Citrix
9 7 (20.00%) SAN
10 6 (17.14%) Cisco
10 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
10 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (17.14%) Apache CXF
10 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
10 6 (17.14%) vSphere
10 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (14.29%) ForgeRock

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (17.14%) MS Exchange
1 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.43%) Lync
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) PaaS
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (5.71%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) LDAP
4 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) BIG-IP
4 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.71%) Firewall
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) MPLS
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
4 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (31.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 11 (31.43%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Java Architect
4 3 (8.57%) OSS Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) OSS Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) SOAP
2 7 (20.00%) jQuery
2 7 (20.00%) REST
3 6 (17.14%) Apache CXF
4 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.43%) RESTful
5 4 (11.43%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (11.43%) Web Services
5 4 (11.43%) XML
6 3 (8.57%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) CSS
6 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.71%) WSDL
7 2 (5.71%) Spring
7 2 (5.71%) JPA
7 2 (5.71%) JSON
7 2 (5.71%) OSGi
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.86%) Pyramid
8 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
2 3 (8.57%) Online Games
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Handset
4 1 (2.86%) CESG
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 23 (65.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.00%) CentOS
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (14.29%) VMS
9 4 (11.43%) Debian
10 3 (8.57%) UNIX
11 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
12 1 (2.86%) Gentoo
12 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
12 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
12 1 (2.86%) Android
12 1 (2.86%) Solaris
12 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) UML
2 3 (8.57%) Web Design
2 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (8.57%) DevOps
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Security
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) Web Development
4 1 (2.86%) OO
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
4 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) Market Research
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) VBA
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.57%) MCITP
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) vSphere
4 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
4 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.57%) vCloud
5 3 (8.57%) Docker
5 3 (8.57%) NFS
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 5 (14.29%) OpenAM
2 5 (14.29%) Nagios
3 4 (11.43%) NSN NetAct
4 3 (8.57%) SCOM
5 2 (5.71%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) HP
1 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
5 5 (14.29%) IBM
5 5 (14.29%) Dell
5 5 (14.29%) ForgeRock
6 4 (11.43%) Brocade
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
8 2 (5.71%) EMC
8 2 (5.71%) F5
8 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.86%) Symantec
9 1 (2.86%) Sophos
9 1 (2.86%) BT
9 1 (2.86%) Spiceworks
9 1 (2.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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