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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 84 114 135
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 44 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.81% 0.96% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.66% 2.13% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 13 9
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.11%
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
1201 1266 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.38% 44.80% 44.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 673 793
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 113 139
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.53 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% -10.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +11 18 £479 -26.34% 1
Hertfordshire +10 17 £258 -41.84% 3
Essex +1 4 £463 +15.62%
Cambridgeshire +17 3 £375 +7.91% 7
Suffolk +3 1 £300 -
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 81 (83.51%) Linux
2 59 (60.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (44.33%) Windows
4 40 (41.24%) Unix
5 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (31.96%) Oracle
7 30 (30.93%) SQL
8 27 (27.84%) Java
8 27 (27.84%) Shell Script
9 24 (24.74%) Firewall
10 23 (23.71%) ITIL
10 23 (23.71%) Puppet
11 22 (22.68%) Solaris
11 22 (22.68%) VMware
12 21 (21.65%) SAN
13 20 (20.62%) Security Cleared
14 19 (19.59%) CentOS
14 19 (19.59%) vSphere
14 19 (19.59%) Configuration Management
14 19 (19.59%) HP
14 19 (19.59%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (16.49%) iptables
16 15 (15.46%) Jenkins
16 15 (15.46%) Windows Server
16 15 (15.46%) Perl
16 15 (15.46%) High Availability
16 15 (15.46%) SC Cleared
17 14 (14.43%) Splunk
17 14 (14.43%) Open Source
17 14 (14.43%) 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 (14.43%) Apache
2 11 (11.34%) IIS
3 10 (10.31%) Apache ServiceMix
4 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.15%) JBoss
7 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (4.12%) MS Exchange
7 4 (4.12%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.12%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.09%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.06%) iPlanet
9 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Traffica
2 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.09%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (3.09%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.74%) Firewall
2 21 (21.65%) SAN
3 13 (13.40%) DNS
4 7 (7.22%) VPN
5 6 (6.19%) BIG-IP
6 5 (5.15%) Internet
6 5 (5.15%) SSL
7 4 (4.12%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.12%) LDAP
7 4 (4.12%) VLAN
7 4 (4.12%) WAN
8 3 (3.09%) LAN
9 2 (2.06%) BGP
9 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.06%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.06%) Network Security
9 2 (2.06%) OSPF
9 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) MySQL
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.12%) DB2
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.03%) Big Data
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.37%) JIRA
3 11 (11.34%) JUnit
3 11 (11.34%) Maven
4 8 (8.25%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.09%) VisualVM
7 1 (1.03%) Hudson
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Electronics
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (20.62%) Administrator
2 15 (15.46%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (15.46%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (14.43%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (11.34%) Consultant
4 11 (11.34%) Designer
5 10 (10.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.28%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (9.28%) Unix Consultant
7 8 (8.25%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) RESTful
1 12 (12.37%) Spring
2 11 (11.34%) Apache Camel
3 9 (9.28%) .NET
4 8 (8.25%) Middleware
5 7 (7.22%) SOAP
6 6 (6.19%) HTML
6 6 (6.19%) JSON
7 5 (5.15%) JSP
7 5 (5.15%) XML
8 4 (4.12%) REST
8 4 (4.12%) Web Services
9 3 (3.09%) COM+
9 3 (3.09%) HTML5
10 2 (2.06%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.06%) CSS
10 2 (2.06%) J2EE
10 2 (2.06%) MSMQ
10 2 (2.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.19%) Clustering
4 3 (3.09%) DataPower
4 3 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Biology
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) FMCG
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Statistics
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (83.51%) Linux
2 59 (60.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (44.33%) Windows
4 40 (41.24%) Unix
5 22 (22.68%) Solaris
6 19 (19.59%) CentOS
7 15 (15.46%) Windows Server
8 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (9.28%) Ubuntu
9 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (7.22%) AIX
11 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
13 3 (3.09%) Debian
14 2 (2.06%) Fedora
15 1 (1.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.71%) ITIL
3 19 (19.59%) Configuration Management
3 19 (19.59%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (15.46%) High Availability
5 14 (14.43%) Open Source
6 13 (13.40%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (12.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (11.34%) DevOps
8 11 (11.34%) Load Balancing
9 10 (10.31%) API Design
9 10 (10.31%) Change Control
9 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.31%) Incident Management
10 9 (9.28%) Project Management
11 6 (6.19%) SDLC
11 6 (6.19%) Six Sigma
11 6 (6.19%) SOA
11 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.93%) SQL
2 27 (27.84%) Java
2 27 (27.84%) Shell Script
3 15 (15.46%) Perl
4 13 (13.40%) PL/SQL
5 12 (12.37%) Python
6 8 (8.25%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.19%) Ruby
8 5 (5.15%) C
8 5 (5.15%) C#
9 4 (4.12%) PHP
10 3 (3.09%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.06%) AWK
11 2 (2.06%) sed
12 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.46%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) RHCE
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) JSP 440
1 5 (5.15%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (19.59%) vSphere
2 16 (16.49%) iptables
3 13 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (10.31%) Postfix
4 10 (10.31%) Sendmail
4 10 (10.31%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.19%) Docker
6 5 (5.15%) Firmware
6 5 (5.15%) KVM
7 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.12%) LXC
7 4 (4.12%) vCloud
7 4 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (23.71%) Puppet
2 14 (14.43%) Nagios
3 13 (13.40%) OSSEC
4 10 (10.31%) Cobbler
5 5 (5.15%) Ansible
5 5 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.12%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (4.12%) SCCM
6 4 (4.12%) WSUS
7 3 (3.09%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
7 3 (3.09%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (3.09%) Opsview
7 3 (3.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) Oracle
2 22 (22.68%) VMware
3 19 (19.59%) HP
4 14 (14.43%) Splunk
5 13 (13.40%) EMC
6 12 (12.37%) LogRhythm
6 12 (12.37%) TippingPoint
7 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
7 11 (11.34%) SolarWinds
8 10 (10.31%) ServiceNow
9 9 (9.28%) Cisco
10 7 (7.22%) IBM
11 6 (6.19%) F5
11 6 (6.19%) Sun
12 4 (4.12%) 3PAR
12 4 (4.12%) Dell
12 4 (4.12%) Veeam
13 3 (3.09%) Software AG
13 3 (3.09%) webMethods
14 2 (2.06%) Fortinet
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