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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
UK / England
Rank 140 145 157
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 736 794 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.76% 1.66% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 3.97% 3.88% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 519 452
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £44.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -46.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £10.50 £37.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.40 £49.25
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18552 20482 21459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.35% 42.94% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11656 12435 12578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 793 895
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £55.00 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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
London +67 345 £475 +3.71% 43
South East +8 184 £425 +5.78% 34
North East +7 48 £370 +25.42% 7
South West +28 47 £494 +33.44% 10
North West -16 47 £400 - 12
Yorkshire -54 20 £420 +2.12% 14
East of England -34 16 £473 -6.89% 9
West Midlands -3 15 £450 +50.00% 8
East Midlands -24 12 £426 +9.93% 4
Midlands - 1 - -
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1480 (89.91%) Linux
2 1041 (63.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 521 (31.65%) Unix
4 497 (30.19%) VMware
5 476 (28.92%) Puppet
6 432 (26.25%) DevOps
7 423 (25.70%) Windows
8 399 (24.24%) Oracle
9 386 (23.45%) Security Cleared
10 359 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
11 335 (20.35%) Python
12 322 (19.56%) Perl
13 313 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
14 312 (18.96%) Jenkins
15 311 (18.89%) Java
16 300 (18.23%) Bash Shell
17 296 (17.98%) SC Cleared
18 292 (17.74%) Finance
19 274 (16.65%) Apache
20 270 (16.40%) CentOS
21 252 (15.31%) Ansible
22 242 (14.70%) Solaris
23 231 (14.03%) Microsoft
24 228 (13.85%) ITIL
25 227 (13.79%) Windows Server
26 225 (13.67%) Configuration Management
27 224 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
28 219 (13.30%) Git (software)
29 204 (12.39%) Tomcat
30 202 (12.27%) SAN

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
1 274 (16.65%) Apache
2 204 (12.39%) Tomcat
3 186 (11.30%) JBoss
4 147 (8.93%) WebLogic
5 119 (7.23%) WebSphere
6 97 (5.89%) Confluence
7 71 (4.31%) WebSphere Application Server
8 53 (3.22%) IIS
9 48 (2.92%) nginx
10 41 (2.49%) OpenStack
11 29 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
12 27 (1.64%) Apache Spark
12 27 (1.64%) iPlanet
13 25 (1.52%) Jetty
14 24 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
15 22 (1.34%) Apache Geronimo
15 22 (1.34%) Apache TomEE
15 22 (1.34%) WildFly
16 20 (1.22%) Mule ESB
17 19 (1.15%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 62 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.28%) MS Office
3 20 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.061%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 27 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (1.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 14 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
6 8 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 3 (0.18%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.12%) assyst
10 1 (0.061%) Maximo
10 1 (0.061%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.061%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.061%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.061%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.061%) SAP SRM
10 1 (0.061%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 224 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (7.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (3.16%) IaaS
4 44 (2.67%) PaaS
5 38 (2.31%) GitHub
6 36 (2.19%) SaaS
7 27 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 23 (1.40%) OpenShift
9 20 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.73%) Trello
13 10 (0.61%) Slack
13 10 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.49%) Datadog
14 8 (0.49%) Route 53
15 7 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 202 (12.27%) SAN
2 195 (11.85%) Firewall
3 185 (11.24%) DNS
4 148 (8.99%) TCP/IP
5 141 (8.57%) LDAP
6 71 (4.31%) SSL
7 67 (4.07%) NAS
8 54 (3.28%) HTTP
8 54 (3.28%) Kerberos
9 51 (3.10%) VPN
10 48 (2.92%) DHCP
11 47 (2.86%) Internet
12 43 (2.61%) SSH
13 38 (2.31%) FTP
13 38 (2.31%) LAN
13 38 (2.31%) WAN
14 36 (2.19%) SMTP
15 29 (1.76%) Network Security
16 27 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
17 24 (1.46%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (9.42%) MySQL
2 135 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 106 (6.44%) Oracle Database
4 89 (5.41%) Big Data
4 89 (5.41%) SQL Server
5 84 (5.10%) Hadoop
6 77 (4.68%) NoSQL
7 73 (4.43%) MongoDB
8 61 (3.71%) Relational Database
9 51 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 41 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
11 38 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 33 (2.00%) Apache Hive
12 33 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 27 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
14 22 (1.34%) Redis
15 21 (1.28%) DB2
15 21 (1.28%) HBase
16 20 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 312 (18.96%) Jenkins
2 219 (13.30%) Git (software)
3 124 (7.53%) JIRA
4 75 (4.56%) Subversion
5 56 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 53 (3.22%) GitLab
7 52 (3.16%) Hudson
8 47 (2.86%) JUnit
9 38 (2.31%) TeamCity
10 37 (2.25%) Eclipse
10 37 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 35 (2.13%) Gerrit
11 35 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 34 (2.07%) Ant
12 34 (2.07%) Mercurial
13 33 (2.00%) Maven
14 28 (1.70%) Oracle APEX
15 25 (1.52%) Gradle
16 23 (1.40%) Jasmine
16 23 (1.40%) Vagrant
General
1 292 (17.74%) Finance
2 113 (6.87%) Banking
3 59 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 34 (2.07%) Marketing
6 28 (1.70%) Law
6 28 (1.70%) Retail
7 26 (1.58%) Electronics
8 25 (1.52%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.22%) Legal
10 18 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.61%) Games
12 7 (0.43%) Military
13 5 (0.30%) Back Office
14 4 (0.24%) Advertising
14 4 (0.24%) Publishing
15 3 (0.18%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.12%) Local Government
17 1 (0.061%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 338 (20.53%) Administrator
2 249 (15.13%) Linux Engineer
3 234 (14.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 233 (14.16%) Systems Administrator
5 196 (11.91%) Linux Administrator
6 159 (9.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 125 (7.59%) Developer
8 119 (7.23%) Architect
9 104 (6.32%) Unix Administrator
10 97 (5.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 95 (5.77%) Unix Engineer
12 88 (5.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 86 (5.22%) Consultant
14 73 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 59 (3.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 58 (3.52%) AWS Engineer
17 53 (3.22%) Java Developer
17 53 (3.22%) Systems Engineer
18 51 (3.10%) DBA
19 48 (2.92%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (6.20%) Web Services
2 84 (5.10%) Middleware
3 73 (4.43%) HTML
4 68 (4.13%) LAMP
5 65 (3.95%) CSS
6 60 (3.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 60 (3.65%) XML
7 55 (3.34%) J2EE
8 53 (3.22%) Software Packaging
9 49 (2.98%) LAPP Stack
9 49 (2.98%) Node.js
10 38 (2.31%) JSON
11 37 (2.25%) .NET
11 37 (2.25%) REST
11 37 (2.25%) Spring
12 34 (2.07%) Elastic Stack
13 33 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
14 32 (1.94%) XSLT
15 30 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
16 29 (1.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.14%) Data Centre
2 115 (6.99%) Clustering
3 89 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (3.34%) Management Information System
5 39 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 33 (2.00%) Replication
7 29 (1.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 26 (1.58%) EMC VNX
9 25 (1.52%) EMC VMAX
10 23 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.40%) Public Cloud
11 20 (1.22%) PKI
11 20 (1.22%) Private Cloud
12 18 (1.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 16 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
13 16 (0.97%) Smart Meter
13 16 (0.97%) Web 2.0
14 15 (0.91%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.67%) User Experience
16 9 (0.55%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1480 (89.91%) Linux
2 1041 (63.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 521 (31.65%) Unix
4 423 (25.70%) Windows
5 270 (16.40%) CentOS
6 242 (14.70%) Solaris
7 227 (13.79%) Windows Server
8 165 (10.02%) AIX
9 129 (7.84%) Ubuntu
10 126 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 99 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 91 (5.53%) SUSE
13 50 (3.04%) Oracle Linux
14 46 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (2.43%) HPUX
16 36 (2.19%) Debian
17 18 (1.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 18 (1.09%) Windows 7
18 17 (1.03%) Fedora
19 16 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (26.25%) DevOps
2 359 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (13.85%) ITIL
4 225 (13.67%) Configuration Management
5 178 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 165 (10.02%) Open Source
7 156 (9.48%) Scrum
8 132 (8.02%) High Availability
9 112 (6.80%) Migration
10 90 (5.47%) Change Control
11 89 (5.41%) Load Balancing
12 88 (5.35%) Performance Tuning
13 78 (4.74%) OO
14 75 (4.56%) Change Management
15 70 (4.25%) Software Engineering
16 67 (4.07%) Service Management
17 61 (3.71%) Project Management
18 58 (3.52%) Kanban
19 53 (3.22%) Continuous Delivery
20 52 (3.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 335 (20.35%) Python
2 322 (19.56%) Perl
3 311 (18.89%) Java
4 300 (18.23%) Bash Shell
5 170 (10.33%) Shell Script
6 167 (10.15%) SQL
7 123 (7.47%) Ruby
8 122 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 109 (6.62%) JavaScript
10 69 (4.19%) PHP
11 68 (4.13%) C
12 59 (3.58%) Korn
13 49 (2.98%) PL/SQL
14 33 (2.00%) C#
15 17 (1.03%) VBScript
16 15 (0.91%) VB.NET
17 13 (0.79%) Bourne shell
17 13 (0.79%) Go
18 12 (0.73%) AWK
19 10 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 386 (23.45%) Security Cleared
2 296 (17.98%) SC Cleared
3 73 (4.43%) Degree
4 60 (3.65%) DV Cleared
5 42 (2.55%) RHCE
6 37 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (1.88%) RHCSA
8 30 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (1.46%) CCNA
10 22 (1.34%) AWS Certification
11 21 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
13 19 (1.15%) CCNP
14 15 (0.91%) MCSE
15 14 (0.85%) CISSP
16 11 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.67%) RHCT
17 10 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
17 10 (0.61%) RHCA
18 7 (0.43%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.37%) QA
2 32 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.40%) SLA
4 21 (1.28%) JSP 440
5 15 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
7 12 (0.73%) PA-DSS
8 3 (0.18%) GPG13
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.061%) FATCA
10 1 (0.061%) ISO27005
System Software
1 313 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 168 (10.21%) Docker
3 164 (9.96%) Active Directory
4 78 (4.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 78 (4.74%) vSphere
5 77 (4.68%) Virtual Machines
6 76 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
7 59 (3.58%) NFS
7 59 (3.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 51 (3.10%) VMware ESX
9 37 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
10 35 (2.13%) KVM
11 34 (2.07%) Hyper-V
12 33 (2.00%) vCloud
13 30 (1.82%) Veritas File System
14 25 (1.52%) HDFS
15 24 (1.46%) Xen
16 18 (1.09%) GPFS
16 18 (1.09%) Samba
17 16 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 476 (28.92%) Puppet
2 252 (15.31%) Ansible
3 193 (11.73%) Opscode Chef
4 112 (6.80%) Nagios
5 74 (4.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 50 (3.04%) ZABBIX
7 46 (2.79%) Kibana
7 46 (2.79%) logstash
8 45 (2.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 44 (2.67%) HAProxy
10 39 (2.37%) Terraform
11 38 (2.31%) NetBackup
12 24 (1.46%) Data Guard
12 24 (1.46%) SCOM
13 23 (1.40%) SCCM
14 21 (1.28%) Graphite
14 21 (1.28%) Kubernetes
15 20 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
15 20 (1.22%) vRealize
16 19 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 497 (30.19%) VMware
2 399 (24.24%) Oracle
3 231 (14.03%) Microsoft
4 178 (10.81%) IBM
5 177 (10.75%) HP
6 151 (9.17%) Cisco
7 129 (7.84%) Veritas
8 117 (7.11%) Sun
9 99 (6.01%) EMC
10 76 (4.62%) NetApp
11 73 (4.43%) Atlassian
12 57 (3.46%) Splunk
13 49 (2.98%) F5
14 45 (2.73%) Symantec
15 44 (2.67%) SAP
16 42 (2.55%) Citrix
17 40 (2.43%) Informatica
18 35 (2.13%) Brocade
19 33 (2.00%) 3PAR
20 32 (1.94%) TIBCO
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