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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 108 159 183
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1074 749 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.18% 1.47% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.93% 3.27% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 486 369
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
- +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 5
Median hourly rate £40.25 £26.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% +110.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.17 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+25.98% +133.36%
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
21768 22907 21779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.17% 45.03% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 13549 12613
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 706 1045 1014
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.03 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +47 466 £458 +7.64% 86
South East +60 216 £425 -5.55% 46
North East +11 90 £310 +3.33% 6
North West +26 71 £375 -6.25% 12
Yorkshire +7 65 £450 +28.57% 24
West Midlands +14 51 £400 -5.88% 10
East of England +2 47 £450 +28.57% 7
South West +1 47 £425 - 8
East Midlands -9 20 £400 -5.42% 13
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1662 (89.35%) Linux
2 1183 (63.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 719 (38.66%) Unix
4 592 (31.83%) Windows
5 553 (29.73%) VMware
6 538 (28.92%) Puppet
7 492 (26.45%) Oracle
8 461 (24.78%) DevOps
9 407 (21.88%) Perl
10 367 (19.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 361 (19.41%) Java
12 357 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
13 356 (19.14%) Solaris
14 344 (18.49%) Finance
15 338 (18.17%) Python
16 314 (16.88%) Security Cleared
17 297 (15.97%) ITIL
18 293 (15.75%) SQL
19 290 (15.59%) Configuration Management
20 286 (15.38%) Microsoft
20 286 (15.38%) Apache
21 278 (14.95%) AIX
22 265 (14.25%) CentOS
23 258 (13.87%) SAN
24 256 (13.76%) Windows Server
25 247 (13.28%) Bash Shell
25 247 (13.28%) Jenkins
26 238 (12.80%) SC Cleared
27 231 (12.42%) HP
28 230 (12.37%) Active Directory

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
1 286 (15.38%) Apache
2 209 (11.24%) Tomcat
3 158 (8.49%) JBoss
4 114 (6.13%) IIS
5 97 (5.22%) WebSphere
6 92 (4.95%) Confluence
6 92 (4.95%) OpenStack
7 91 (4.89%) WebLogic
8 52 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 48 (2.58%) nginx
10 29 (1.56%) MS Exchange
11 26 (1.40%) Tuxedo
12 20 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
12 20 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
12 20 (1.08%) SharePoint
13 18 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (0.97%) SAS
14 16 (0.86%) Jetty
15 15 (0.81%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 104 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.61%) MS Office
3 27 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.48%) SPSS
5 1 (0.054%) MS Project
5 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 12 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.32%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.27%) SAP SRM
7 3 (0.16%) Documaker
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.11%) assyst
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.054%) Eikon
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.054%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.054%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 202 (10.86%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (1.40%) SaaS
5 20 (1.08%) PaaS
6 18 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (0.91%) GitHub
7 17 (0.91%) IaaS
7 17 (0.91%) OpenShift
8 15 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.65%) Office 365
10 10 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.43%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
12 8 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.16%) Heroku
14 3 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 258 (13.87%) SAN
2 224 (12.04%) DNS
3 190 (10.22%) Firewall
4 144 (7.74%) TCP/IP
5 136 (7.31%) LDAP
6 91 (4.89%) DHCP
7 76 (4.09%) NAS
8 75 (4.03%) Internet
9 73 (3.92%) HTTP
9 73 (3.92%) VPN
10 65 (3.49%) Fibre Channel
11 59 (3.17%) SSL
12 58 (3.12%) LAN
13 57 (3.06%) WAN
14 45 (2.42%) FTP
15 39 (2.10%) Network Security
16 37 (1.99%) IPsec
17 31 (1.67%) SSH
18 30 (1.61%) SMTP
19 22 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (11.13%) MySQL
2 163 (8.76%) SQL Server
3 132 (7.10%) Oracle Database
4 86 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 82 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 54 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 51 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 49 (2.63%) DB2
8 49 (2.63%) Hadoop
9 45 (2.42%) NoSQL
10 37 (1.99%) RDBMS
11 32 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
12 31 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
13 27 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (1.40%) Big Data
15 22 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
17 20 (1.08%) VLDB
18 17 (0.91%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 247 (13.28%) Jenkins
2 223 (11.99%) Git (software)
3 140 (7.53%) JIRA
4 106 (5.70%) Subversion
5 71 (3.82%) Maven
6 50 (2.69%) TeamCity
7 36 (1.94%) JUnit
8 31 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 26 (1.40%) Cucumber
10 24 (1.29%) Vagrant
11 22 (1.18%) Ant
11 22 (1.18%) Hudson
12 21 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
13 19 (1.02%) Selenium
13 19 (1.02%) SonarQube
14 18 (0.97%) Eclipse
15 17 (0.91%) Artifactory
15 17 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (0.81%) Visual Studio
17 14 (0.75%) Bitbucket
General
1 344 (18.49%) Finance
2 179 (9.62%) Banking
3 44 (2.37%) Games
4 42 (2.26%) Retail
5 29 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 29 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 26 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.24%) Marketing
8 21 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 13 (0.70%) Publishing
10 11 (0.59%) Electronics
11 9 (0.48%) Legal
12 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.38%) Back Office
14 6 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.32%) Billing
14 6 (0.32%) Front Office
14 6 (0.32%) Military
15 4 (0.22%) Avionics
15 4 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 352 (18.92%) Administrator
2 326 (17.53%) Linux Engineer
3 246 (13.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 194 (10.43%) Systems Administrator
5 191 (10.27%) Linux Administrator
6 153 (8.23%) Architect
7 142 (7.63%) Developer
8 131 (7.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 122 (6.56%) Unix Administrator
10 115 (6.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 112 (6.02%) Consultant
12 89 (4.78%) Analyst
13 87 (4.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 87 (4.68%) Unix Engineer
14 81 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 79 (4.25%) Support Engineer
16 77 (4.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
17 75 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
18 63 (3.39%) Java Developer
19 56 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (8.28%) Middleware
2 134 (7.20%) Web Services
3 109 (5.86%) LAMP
4 98 (5.27%) .NET
5 67 (3.60%) HTML
6 65 (3.49%) CSS
7 61 (3.28%) Spring
8 58 (3.12%) RESTful
9 56 (3.01%) XML
10 51 (2.74%) SOAP
11 48 (2.58%) J2EE
11 48 (2.58%) REST
12 47 (2.53%) HTML5
13 45 (2.42%) Java EE
14 30 (1.61%) jQuery
15 29 (1.56%) JSON
16 24 (1.29%) Apache Camel
16 24 (1.29%) WebSphere MQ
17 22 (1.18%) LAPP Stack
18 21 (1.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 184 (9.89%) Data Centre
2 147 (7.90%) Clustering
3 98 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 51 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 39 (2.10%) EMC VNX
7 37 (1.99%) EMC VMAX
8 31 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.67%) HACMP
9 30 (1.61%) Public Cloud
10 28 (1.51%) PKI
11 27 (1.45%) Replication
12 23 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
12 23 (1.24%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.13%) Private Cloud
14 20 (1.08%) Mainframe
15 19 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
16 18 (0.97%) Wiki
17 16 (0.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1662 (89.35%) Linux
2 1183 (63.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 719 (38.66%) Unix
4 592 (31.83%) Windows
5 356 (19.14%) Solaris
6 278 (14.95%) AIX
7 265 (14.25%) CentOS
8 256 (13.76%) Windows Server
9 138 (7.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 120 (6.45%) Ubuntu
11 91 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 71 (3.82%) SUSE
13 63 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 52 (2.80%) Oracle Linux
15 51 (2.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 44 (2.37%) Debian
17 41 (2.20%) Windows XP
18 34 (1.83%) HPUX
19 30 (1.61%) Windows 7
20 25 (1.34%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (24.78%) DevOps
2 357 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
3 297 (15.97%) ITIL
4 290 (15.59%) Configuration Management
5 189 (10.16%) High Availability
6 158 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
6 158 (8.49%) Migration
7 153 (8.23%) Open Source
8 139 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 95 (5.11%) Project Management
9 95 (5.11%) Scrum
10 89 (4.78%) Load Balancing
11 87 (4.68%) Service Delivery
12 86 (4.62%) Change Management
13 81 (4.35%) SOA
14 80 (4.30%) Service Management
15 74 (3.98%) TDD
16 68 (3.66%) E-Commerce
17 67 (3.60%) Release Management
18 62 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 407 (21.88%) Perl
2 361 (19.41%) Java
3 338 (18.17%) Python
4 293 (15.75%) SQL
5 247 (13.28%) Bash Shell
6 191 (10.27%) Shell Script
7 158 (8.49%) Ruby
8 125 (6.72%) PHP
9 99 (5.32%) C
10 91 (4.89%) PowerShell
11 81 (4.35%) JavaScript
12 73 (3.92%) C#
13 69 (3.71%) PL/SQL
14 62 (3.33%) Korn
15 45 (2.42%) C++
16 25 (1.34%) COBOL
17 23 (1.24%) AWK
18 22 (1.18%) Bourne shell
18 22 (1.18%) sed
18 22 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 314 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 238 (12.80%) SC Cleared
3 88 (4.73%) RHCE
4 87 (4.68%) Degree
5 56 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (2.69%) DV Cleared
7 37 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (1.88%) MCSE
9 31 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (1.56%) CCNA
11 24 (1.29%) CCNP
12 21 (1.13%) RHCA
13 18 (0.97%) IBM AIX Certification
14 17 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
14 17 (0.91%) MCSA
14 17 (0.91%) RHCSA
15 15 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
17 12 (0.65%) MCP
18 11 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.58%) SLA
2 20 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (0.86%) QA
4 13 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.43%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.32%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) ECSS
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.054%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.054%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.054%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.054%) MiFID
System Software
1 367 (19.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 230 (12.37%) Active Directory
3 93 (5.00%) vSphere
4 92 (4.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 76 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
6 70 (3.76%) Hyper-V
7 69 (3.71%) Oracle RAC
8 67 (3.60%) NFS
9 66 (3.55%) VMware ESX
10 64 (3.44%) KVM
11 63 (3.39%) Docker
11 63 (3.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 45 (2.42%) Samba
13 36 (1.94%) vCloud
14 30 (1.61%) GlusterFS
15 29 (1.56%) GPFS
16 23 (1.24%) iptables
17 21 (1.13%) Firmware
17 21 (1.13%) Xen
18 17 (0.91%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 538 (28.92%) Puppet
2 188 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
3 175 (9.41%) Nagios
4 143 (7.69%) Ansible
5 73 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 70 (3.76%) NetBackup
7 52 (2.80%) SCCM
8 47 (2.53%) HAProxy
9 36 (1.94%) logstash
10 35 (1.88%) Oracle ZFS
10 35 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 35 (1.88%) ZABBIX
11 34 (1.83%) SCOM
12 33 (1.77%) Salt
13 32 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
14 27 (1.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 25 (1.34%) Cacti
16 21 (1.13%) Kibana
17 19 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
18 17 (0.91%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 553 (29.73%) VMware
2 492 (26.45%) Oracle
3 286 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 231 (12.42%) HP
5 203 (10.91%) IBM
6 183 (9.84%) EMC
7 174 (9.35%) Veritas
8 152 (8.17%) Cisco
9 100 (5.38%) NetApp
10 91 (4.89%) Sun
11 65 (3.49%) Citrix
11 65 (3.49%) F5
12 54 (2.90%) Atlassian
13 47 (2.53%) Brocade
14 46 (2.47%) Dell
15 39 (2.10%) Axway
15 39 (2.10%) Informatica
15 39 (2.10%) SAP
16 37 (1.99%) Siebel
17 33 (1.77%) 3PAR
Shropshire
Lucid Support Services Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280 - £295 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £300 per day + 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £300 per day + 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £393 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago