The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 126 175 160
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 956 696 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.91% 1.35% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 3.05% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 470 442
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.25 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.62% -24.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £24.42 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £39.00 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £28.59 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-16.91% -21.14%
Red Hat
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22322 22843 21587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.28% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13868 13750 12207
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 999 989
Median hourly rate £18.73 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the England region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in England

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in England

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the England region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in England

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +30 357 £450 +5.88% 70
South East +29 199 £425 +3.65% 33
North East +22 100 £300 +14.28% 3
North West +41 70 £385 -0.58% 5
Yorkshire -7 67 £450 +20.00% 7
East of England +35 55 £375 -1.31% 3
South West -27 41 £425 +1.19% 6
West Midlands -2 39 £413 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +7 23 £375 -10.38% 6
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1824 (90.88%) Linux
2 1289 (64.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 749 (37.32%) Unix
4 624 (31.09%) Puppet
5 605 (30.14%) VMware
6 592 (29.50%) Windows
7 561 (27.95%) Oracle
8 517 (25.76%) DevOps
9 457 (22.77%) Perl
10 418 (20.83%) Solaris
11 390 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 379 (18.88%) Java
13 372 (18.54%) ITIL
14 356 (17.74%) Python
15 354 (17.64%) Security Cleared
16 349 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
17 343 (17.09%) Finance
18 325 (16.19%) Configuration Management
18 325 (16.19%) CentOS
19 314 (15.65%) Apache
20 301 (15.00%) AIX
21 295 (14.70%) Bash Shell
22 294 (14.65%) SQL
23 290 (14.45%) SAN
24 287 (14.30%) Microsoft
25 252 (12.56%) SC Cleared
26 248 (12.36%) HP
26 248 (12.36%) Jenkins
27 247 (12.31%) Windows Server
28 245 (12.21%) Git (software)

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 314 (15.65%) Apache
2 215 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 167 (8.32%) JBoss
4 114 (5.68%) OpenStack
4 114 (5.68%) WebLogic
5 111 (5.53%) Confluence
6 110 (5.48%) IIS
7 83 (4.14%) WebSphere
8 47 (2.34%) nginx
9 33 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 26 (1.30%) MS Exchange
11 22 (1.10%) Tuxedo
12 21 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
13 19 (0.95%) SAS
13 19 (0.95%) SharePoint
14 17 (0.85%) iPlanet
14 17 (0.85%) MQSeries
15 13 (0.65%) GlassFish
16 12 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
17 11 (0.55%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 87 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.54%) MS Office
3 21 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.45%) SPSS
5 5 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.050%) MS Project
6 1 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (0.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 12 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.50%) Documaker
4 10 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.30%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.15%) assyst
6 3 (0.15%) Traffica
7 1 (0.050%) Eikon
7 1 (0.050%) OpenText Process Suite
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.050%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.050%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 217 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.74%) PaaS
4 25 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (1.20%) GitHub
5 24 (1.20%) OpenShift
6 18 (0.90%) SaaS
7 17 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.85%) IaaS
8 14 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 13 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (0.65%) Office 365
10 8 (0.40%) Route 53
11 6 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.25%) DigitalOcean
12 5 (0.25%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.15%) Engine Yard
13 3 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 290 (14.45%) SAN
2 230 (11.46%) DNS
2 230 (11.46%) Firewall
3 156 (7.77%) LDAP
4 151 (7.52%) TCP/IP
5 84 (4.19%) Internet
6 79 (3.94%) VPN
7 74 (3.69%) SSL
8 72 (3.59%) NAS
9 67 (3.34%) Fibre Channel
10 66 (3.29%) DHCP
11 60 (2.99%) HTTP
12 58 (2.89%) WAN
13 50 (2.49%) LAN
14 44 (2.19%) Network Security
15 39 (1.94%) FTP
16 33 (1.64%) IPsec
16 33 (1.64%) SSH
17 30 (1.49%) BIG-IP
18 28 (1.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (11.91%) MySQL
2 134 (6.68%) Oracle Database
3 130 (6.48%) SQL Server
4 121 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
5 86 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 66 (3.29%) MongoDB
7 61 (3.04%) Hadoop
8 54 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 53 (2.64%) NoSQL
10 43 (2.14%) RDBMS
11 38 (1.89%) DB2
12 37 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
13 30 (1.49%) Big Data
14 28 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
15 23 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (1.15%) Redis
16 22 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
18 18 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
19 17 (0.85%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 248 (12.36%) Jenkins
2 245 (12.21%) Git (software)
3 162 (8.07%) JIRA
4 114 (5.68%) Subversion
5 53 (2.64%) Maven
6 46 (2.29%) TeamCity
7 34 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 31 (1.54%) Hudson
9 28 (1.40%) Eclipse
10 27 (1.35%) JUnit
11 25 (1.25%) Vagrant
12 24 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 23 (1.15%) Artifactory
14 18 (0.90%) Ant
14 18 (0.90%) Visual Studio
15 17 (0.85%) SonarQube
15 17 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (0.80%) GitLab
16 16 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
17 15 (0.75%) Gradle
General
1 343 (17.09%) Finance
2 189 (9.42%) Banking
3 55 (2.74%) Retail
4 42 (2.09%) Games
5 39 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 33 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 32 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 31 (1.54%) Marketing
9 27 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.65%) Electronics
11 10 (0.50%) Back Office
12 8 (0.40%) Front Office
13 7 (0.35%) Military
13 7 (0.35%) Publishing
14 6 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.25%) Advertising
15 5 (0.25%) International Banking
15 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.20%) Billing
16 4 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 385 (19.18%) Administrator
2 381 (18.98%) Linux Engineer
3 296 (14.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 230 (11.46%) Linux Administrator
5 225 (11.21%) Systems Administrator
6 151 (7.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 143 (7.13%) Developer
8 138 (6.88%) Architect
9 137 (6.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 125 (6.23%) Consultant
11 124 (6.18%) Unix Administrator
12 103 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 102 (5.08%) Unix Engineer
14 96 (4.78%) Support Engineer
15 87 (4.33%) Analyst
16 83 (4.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
17 82 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 80 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
19 74 (3.69%) Linux Support
20 63 (3.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (7.67%) Web Services
2 137 (6.83%) Middleware
3 133 (6.63%) LAMP
4 81 (4.04%) .NET
5 74 (3.69%) HTML
6 71 (3.54%) XML
7 66 (3.29%) CSS
8 65 (3.24%) J2EE
9 59 (2.94%) Spring
10 57 (2.84%) Java EE
11 49 (2.44%) REST
12 48 (2.39%) RESTful
13 44 (2.19%) HTML5
13 44 (2.19%) SOAP
14 42 (2.09%) JSON
15 40 (1.99%) jQuery
16 39 (1.94%) LAPP Stack
17 32 (1.59%) Hibernate
18 28 (1.40%) JSP
19 25 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 193 (9.62%) Clustering
2 161 (8.02%) Data Centre
3 112 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (3.24%) Computer Science
5 44 (2.19%) EMC VNX
5 44 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 44 (2.19%) Public Cloud
6 36 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
8 30 (1.49%) Replication
9 29 (1.44%) Wiki
10 28 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 24 (1.20%) PKI
12 23 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
13 22 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 20 (1.00%) HACMP
15 19 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
15 19 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 17 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
17 16 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1824 (90.88%) Linux
2 1289 (64.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 749 (37.32%) Unix
4 592 (29.50%) Windows
5 418 (20.83%) Solaris
6 325 (16.19%) CentOS
7 301 (15.00%) AIX
8 247 (12.31%) Windows Server
9 163 (8.12%) Ubuntu
10 155 (7.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 66 (3.29%) SUSE
13 64 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 59 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
15 48 (2.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 44 (2.19%) Debian
17 37 (1.84%) HPUX
18 33 (1.64%) Fedora
19 30 (1.49%) Windows XP
20 28 (1.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (25.76%) DevOps
2 372 (18.54%) ITIL
3 349 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 325 (16.19%) Configuration Management
5 202 (10.06%) High Availability
6 179 (8.92%) Open Source
7 163 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
8 156 (7.77%) Migration
9 137 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 136 (6.78%) Service Delivery
11 117 (5.83%) Scrum
12 93 (4.63%) Load Balancing
13 92 (4.58%) Project Management
14 87 (4.33%) SOA
15 84 (4.19%) Service Management
16 82 (4.09%) E-Commerce
17 79 (3.94%) Release Management
18 75 (3.74%) Software Engineering
18 75 (3.74%) TDD
19 72 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 457 (22.77%) Perl
2 379 (18.88%) Java
3 356 (17.74%) Python
4 295 (14.70%) Bash Shell
5 294 (14.65%) SQL
6 179 (8.92%) Shell Script
7 165 (8.22%) Ruby
8 152 (7.57%) PHP
9 113 (5.63%) C
10 92 (4.58%) PowerShell
11 91 (4.53%) JavaScript
12 84 (4.19%) PL/SQL
13 62 (3.09%) C#
14 60 (2.99%) Korn
15 51 (2.54%) C++
16 24 (1.20%) VBScript
17 22 (1.10%) COBOL
18 21 (1.05%) AWK
18 21 (1.05%) Bourne shell
18 21 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 354 (17.64%) Security Cleared
2 252 (12.56%) SC Cleared
3 139 (6.93%) RHCE
4 84 (4.19%) Degree
5 79 (3.94%) DV Cleared
6 54 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 36 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (1.64%) RHCA
9 32 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (1.44%) CCNA
10 29 (1.44%) MCSE
11 27 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (1.10%) CCNP
13 18 (0.90%) IBM AIX Certification
13 18 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
13 18 (0.90%) RHCSA
14 16 (0.80%) MCP
15 13 (0.65%) MCSA
16 12 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.19%) SLA
2 23 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.05%) QA
4 18 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 18 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.85%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.20%) COBIT
7 2 (0.100%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.100%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.050%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.050%) ECSS
8 1 (0.050%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.050%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.050%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.050%) MiFID
System Software
1 390 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 216 (10.76%) Active Directory
3 108 (5.38%) KVM
4 106 (5.28%) vSphere
5 96 (4.78%) Oracle RAC
6 92 (4.58%) Docker
7 84 (4.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 83 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
9 82 (4.09%) Virtual Machines
10 67 (3.34%) NFS
11 63 (3.14%) Hyper-V
12 59 (2.94%) Samba
13 58 (2.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 56 (2.79%) VMware ESX
15 44 (2.19%) vCloud
16 38 (1.89%) iptables
17 27 (1.35%) GlusterFS
17 27 (1.35%) GPFS
18 24 (1.20%) Firmware
18 24 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 624 (31.09%) Puppet
2 208 (10.36%) Opscode Chef
3 194 (9.67%) Ansible
4 190 (9.47%) Nagios
5 89 (4.43%) Red Hat Satellite
6 87 (4.33%) NetBackup
7 70 (3.49%) EMC NetWorker
8 56 (2.79%) HAProxy
9 52 (2.59%) SCCM
10 48 (2.39%) ZABBIX
11 45 (2.24%) Oracle ZFS
11 45 (2.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 43 (2.14%) Salt
13 40 (1.99%) logstash
14 32 (1.59%) SCOM
15 31 (1.54%) Kibana
16 24 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 22 (1.10%) WSUS
18 21 (1.05%) Zenoss
19 20 (1.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 605 (30.14%) VMware
2 561 (27.95%) Oracle
3 287 (14.30%) Microsoft
4 248 (12.36%) HP
5 215 (10.71%) EMC
6 197 (9.82%) IBM
7 179 (8.92%) Veritas
8 157 (7.82%) Cisco
9 105 (5.23%) NetApp
10 99 (4.93%) Sun
11 90 (4.48%) F5
12 84 (4.19%) Citrix
13 56 (2.79%) Atlassian
14 53 (2.64%) Brocade
15 52 (2.59%) Dell
16 35 (1.74%) Symantec
17 34 (1.69%) Splunk
18 31 (1.54%) 3PAR
19 29 (1.44%) Informatica
20 27 (1.35%) Google
North West London
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Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
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Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Damco Solutions
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North East
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
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Essex
X4 Group
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Amoria Bond
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Synergize Consulting
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Lincoln, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
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Central London / West End
Intelletec
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Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
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City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
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Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
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Durham, County Durham
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Lincoln
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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East London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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Essex
People Source Consulting
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London
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