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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
England / East of England
Rank 112 73 108
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +35
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 15 50 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 2.11% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 4.59% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 9
Median daily rate £473 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £388 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
951 1089 1307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 43.54% 45.93% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 613 715
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £227 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 100 126
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £57.50 £32.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Essex -1 5 £525 +40.00% 5
Hertfordshire -16 4 £258 -58.80% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £600 +9.09% 3
Norfolk -7 3 £460 +8.23%
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 37 (84.09%) Linux
2 34 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (47.73%) Unix
4 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 19 (43.18%) Perl
6 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
8 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 10 (22.73%) Migration
9 10 (22.73%) Windows
10 9 (20.45%) VMware
11 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (15.91%) Puppet
12 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
12 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
13 6 (13.64%) API Design
13 6 (13.64%) DevOps
13 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
13 6 (13.64%) Project Management
13 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
13 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (13.64%) Java
13 6 (13.64%) Oracle
13 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
13 6 (13.64%) MS Excel

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 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) HTTP
3 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 3 (6.82%) SSL
4 2 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) DB2
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.55%) Big Data
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.27%) MaxDB
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.36%) Maven
3 4 (9.09%) JUnit
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Consultant
2 14 (31.82%) Unix Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Designer
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) System Design Authority
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (4.55%) DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (2.27%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (2.27%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.27%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Apache Camel
1 5 (11.36%) RESTful
1 5 (11.36%) Spring
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) J2EE
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Linux
2 34 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (47.73%) Unix
4 10 (22.73%) Windows
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.36%) CentOS
8 3 (6.82%) Fedora
9 2 (4.55%) AIX
9 2 (4.55%) Solaris
9 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) API Design
3 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps
3 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
3 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
3 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
6 3 (6.82%) SOLID
6 3 (6.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Perl
2 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.64%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) C
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) VBA
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Linux-HA
4 1 (2.27%) Pacemaker
4 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) CA
4 1 (2.27%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Sun
4 1 (2.27%) WSO2
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