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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 75 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 55 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.19% 1.19% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 2.48% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 12
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £314 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £28.59 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-16.91% -21.14%
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
1206 1492 1326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.91% 47.99% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 874 706
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 131 147
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.15 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 16 £470 -
Cambridgeshire +10 14 £340 -2.85%
Hertfordshire +21 13 £375 - 1
Essex +10 5 £300 -26.15% 2
Suffolk -2 4 £513 +2.50%
Bedfordshire - 3 £350 -
Red Hat
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (72.28%) Linux
2 51 (50.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (42.57%) Windows
4 41 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (30.69%) Unix
6 27 (26.73%) Oracle
6 27 (26.73%) Puppet
7 26 (25.74%) Java
8 25 (24.75%) SQL
9 24 (23.76%) Microsoft
9 24 (23.76%) VMware
10 22 (21.78%) Firewall
10 22 (21.78%) ITIL
11 21 (20.79%) HP
11 21 (20.79%) Shell Script
12 20 (19.80%) Middleware
13 19 (18.81%) SAN
13 19 (18.81%) Configuration Management
13 19 (18.81%) Solaris
13 19 (18.81%) vSphere
14 18 (17.82%) JIRA
14 18 (17.82%) .NET
15 17 (16.83%) SOA
15 17 (16.83%) CentOS
15 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
15 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (15.84%) Kalman Filter
16 16 (15.84%) SOAP
17 15 (14.85%) JBoss
17 15 (14.85%) iptables

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 15 (14.85%) JBoss
2 13 (12.87%) Apache
3 11 (10.89%) Apache ServiceMix
4 9 (8.91%) IIS
4 9 (8.91%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.93%) Confluence
6 5 (4.95%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.96%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.97%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.99%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.99%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.97%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (2.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.78%) Firewall
2 19 (18.81%) SAN
3 13 (12.87%) DNS
4 7 (6.93%) VPN
5 5 (4.95%) SSL
5 5 (4.95%) WAN
6 4 (3.96%) BIG-IP
6 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.96%) LAN
6 4 (3.96%) VLAN
7 3 (2.97%) Internet
7 3 (2.97%) LDAP
8 2 (1.98%) BGP
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.98%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.98%) FTP
8 2 (1.98%) Network Security
8 2 (1.98%) OSPF
8 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.98%) DB2
6 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) JIRA
2 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.87%) JUnit
4 10 (9.90%) Maven
5 9 (8.91%) Cucumber
6 8 (7.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.97%) VisualVM
9 2 (1.98%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.99%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.99%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.99%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.99%) Hudson
10 1 (0.99%) Subversion
10 1 (0.99%) Trac
10 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (6.93%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Retail
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Administrator
2 17 (16.83%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (14.85%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (13.86%) Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Designer
6 11 (10.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (9.90%) Architect
7 10 (9.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.90%) Technical Architect
7 10 (9.90%) Unix Administrator
8 9 (8.91%) Support Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 8 (7.92%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Senior Designer
12 4 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.96%) Linux Specialist
12 4 (3.96%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.80%) Middleware
2 18 (17.82%) .NET
3 16 (15.84%) SOAP
4 13 (12.87%) REST
4 13 (12.87%) RESTful
4 13 (12.87%) Spring
5 11 (10.89%) Apache Camel
6 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (7.92%) Web Services
8 6 (5.94%) HTML
8 6 (5.94%) JSON
9 5 (4.95%) XML
10 3 (2.97%) COM+
10 3 (2.97%) HTML5
10 3 (2.97%) JSP
10 3 (2.97%) MSMQ
10 3 (2.97%) WCF
11 2 (1.98%) Ajax
11 2 (1.98%) CSS
11 2 (1.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.88%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.96%) Clustering
5 3 (2.97%) DataPower
6 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.99%) Biology
7 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) FMCG
7 1 (0.99%) IVR
7 1 (0.99%) Life Science
7 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (72.28%) Linux
2 51 (50.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (42.57%) Windows
4 31 (30.69%) Unix
5 19 (18.81%) Solaris
6 17 (16.83%) CentOS
7 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
8 9 (8.91%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (7.92%) AIX
10 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.97%) Debian
12 3 (2.97%) HPUX
12 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.99%) Fedora
13 1 (0.99%) SUSE
13 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.78%) ITIL
3 19 (18.81%) Configuration Management
4 17 (16.83%) SOA
5 16 (15.84%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (14.85%) DevOps
7 14 (13.86%) High Availability
7 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
8 13 (12.87%) Open Source
9 12 (11.88%) Microservices
9 12 (11.88%) Virtual Environments
10 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (10.89%) Load Balancing
11 10 (9.90%) Change Control
11 10 (9.90%) Incident Management
11 10 (9.90%) Reverse Engineering
12 9 (8.91%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.91%) SDLC
13 8 (7.92%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.74%) Java
2 25 (24.75%) SQL
3 21 (20.79%) Shell Script
4 14 (13.86%) C#
5 12 (11.88%) Python
6 11 (10.89%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.94%) Perl
7 6 (5.94%) Ruby
8 5 (4.95%) C
8 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.97%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.97%) PHP
10 2 (1.98%) AWK
10 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.98%) sed
11 1 (0.99%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.93%) RHCE
3 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.99%) ECSS
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (18.81%) vSphere
2 15 (14.85%) iptables
3 11 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (9.90%) Postfix
4 10 (9.90%) Sendmail
4 10 (9.90%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (5.94%) Docker
6 5 (4.95%) KVM
7 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.96%) LXC
7 4 (3.96%) vCloud
7 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
9 2 (1.98%) Firmware
9 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.99%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.99%) GPFS
10 1 (0.99%) NFS
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (26.73%) Puppet
2 13 (12.87%) Nagios
3 12 (11.88%) OSSEC
4 10 (9.90%) Cobbler
5 9 (8.91%) Ansible
6 6 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (3.96%) SCCM
7 4 (3.96%) WSUS
8 3 (2.97%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.97%) NSN NetAct
8 3 (2.97%) Opsview
9 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.99%) Bacula
10 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.99%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.99%) Packer
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) Oracle
2 24 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.76%) VMware
3 21 (20.79%) HP
4 14 (13.86%) Splunk
5 12 (11.88%) EMC
6 11 (10.89%) LogRhythm
6 11 (10.89%) SolarWinds
6 11 (10.89%) TippingPoint
7 10 (9.90%) ServiceNow
8 8 (7.92%) IBM
9 7 (6.93%) Cisco
10 6 (5.94%) Atlassian
11 4 (3.96%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.96%) Dell
11 4 (3.96%) F5
11 4 (3.96%) Sun
11 4 (3.96%) Veeam
12 3 (2.97%) Software AG
12 3 (2.97%) webMethods
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