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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 148 178 152
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 845 731 780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.71% 1.38% 1.53%
As % of the Vendors category 3.79% 3.12% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 481 523
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 £325 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £25.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £39.00 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-40.29% +36.73%
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 23400 23315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.11% 44.23% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13837 14131 13301
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 996 1032
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.52 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +22 348 £475 +11.76% 57
South East -9 166 £425 +10.03% 46
North East +28 83 £300 +14.28% 6
North West +56 55 £425 +9.67% 5
Yorkshire -12 51 £425 +6.25% 16
East of England +40 47 £375 -18.91% 5
West Midlands -16 33 £475 +26.66% 10
East Midlands +20 32 £375 -11.76% 5
South West -33 25 £450 +7.14% 16
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1765 (91.74%) Linux
2 1223 (63.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 679 (35.29%) Unix
4 621 (32.28%) Puppet
5 596 (30.98%) VMware
6 551 (28.64%) Oracle
7 530 (27.55%) DevOps
8 528 (27.44%) Windows
9 433 (22.51%) Perl
10 415 (21.57%) Solaris
11 395 (20.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 375 (19.49%) Java
13 374 (19.44%) ITIL
14 337 (17.52%) Security Cleared
15 334 (17.36%) CentOS
16 326 (16.94%) Finance
17 323 (16.79%) Python
18 322 (16.74%) Apache
19 316 (16.42%) Configuration Management
20 315 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
21 297 (15.44%) SAN
22 293 (15.23%) Bash Shell
23 288 (14.97%) AIX
24 261 (13.57%) SQL
25 255 (13.25%) Jenkins
26 252 (13.10%) HP
27 251 (13.05%) Microsoft
28 246 (12.79%) MySQL
29 236 (12.27%) Amazon AWS
30 231 (12.01%) Opscode Chef

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
1 322 (16.74%) Apache
2 210 (10.91%) Tomcat
3 159 (8.26%) JBoss
4 117 (6.08%) WebLogic
5 111 (5.77%) OpenStack
6 102 (5.30%) Confluence
7 92 (4.78%) IIS
8 87 (4.52%) WebSphere
9 51 (2.65%) nginx
10 33 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (1.09%) iPlanet
11 21 (1.09%) MS Exchange
12 19 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
13 18 (0.94%) MQSeries
13 18 (0.94%) Mule ESB
13 18 (0.94%) SharePoint
14 14 (0.73%) Jetty
14 14 (0.73%) WildFly
15 13 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
16 12 (0.62%) GlassFish
Applications
1 70 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.40%) MS Office
3 19 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 13 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.47%) Documaker
5 6 (0.31%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.16%) assyst
6 3 (0.16%) Traffica
7 1 (0.052%) Eikon
7 1 (0.052%) OpenText Process Suite
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.052%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.052%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 236 (12.27%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (2.65%) PaaS
4 29 (1.51%) IaaS
5 28 (1.46%) GitHub
6 25 (1.30%) OpenShift
7 18 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (0.88%) Amazon S3
9 13 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (0.62%) Route 53
11 11 (0.57%) SaaS
12 10 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.52%) Office 365
13 9 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 9 (0.47%) DigitalOcean
14 6 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.26%) Google Apps
16 4 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
16 4 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 297 (15.44%) SAN
2 224 (11.64%) DNS
2 224 (11.64%) Firewall
3 152 (7.90%) LDAP
4 131 (6.81%) TCP/IP
5 83 (4.31%) Internet
6 79 (4.11%) VPN
7 78 (4.05%) NAS
7 78 (4.05%) SSL
8 61 (3.17%) DHCP
8 61 (3.17%) HTTP
9 56 (2.91%) Fibre Channel
10 52 (2.70%) WAN
11 48 (2.49%) Network Security
12 45 (2.34%) FTP
13 36 (1.87%) LAN
14 35 (1.82%) BIG-IP
15 33 (1.72%) iSCSI
15 33 (1.72%) SSH
16 31 (1.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (12.79%) MySQL
2 130 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 124 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
4 116 (6.03%) SQL Server
5 72 (3.74%) Hadoop
6 70 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 66 (3.43%) MongoDB
8 63 (3.27%) NoSQL
9 52 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 40 (2.08%) DB2
10 40 (2.08%) RDBMS
11 36 (1.87%) Big Data
11 36 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
12 32 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 24 (1.25%) Redis
14 19 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
15 18 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
16 17 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 255 (13.25%) Jenkins
2 223 (11.59%) Git (software)
3 151 (7.85%) JIRA
4 94 (4.89%) Subversion
5 50 (2.60%) Maven
6 41 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 39 (2.03%) Hudson
8 37 (1.92%) TeamCity
9 29 (1.51%) Artifactory
9 29 (1.51%) JUnit
10 28 (1.46%) Eclipse
11 27 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
12 25 (1.30%) Gerrit
12 25 (1.30%) Mercurial
13 24 (1.25%) Vagrant
14 22 (1.14%) StarTeam
15 21 (1.09%) GitLab
15 21 (1.09%) Gradle
16 18 (0.94%) Ant
17 16 (0.83%) ClearCase
General
1 326 (16.94%) Finance
2 179 (9.30%) Banking
3 52 (2.70%) Retail
4 38 (1.98%) Financial Institution
5 37 (1.92%) Marketing
6 35 (1.82%) Games
6 35 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 25 (1.30%) Investment Banking
9 18 (0.94%) Electronics
10 10 (0.52%) Back Office
11 7 (0.36%) Front Office
11 7 (0.36%) Military
12 6 (0.31%) Advertising
12 6 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.26%) International Banking
13 5 (0.26%) Law
14 4 (0.21%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.21%) Publishing
14 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 393 (20.43%) Administrator
2 370 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
3 310 (16.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 248 (12.89%) Linux Administrator
5 238 (12.37%) Systems Administrator
6 159 (8.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 153 (7.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 130 (6.76%) Architect
9 127 (6.60%) Consultant
10 120 (6.24%) Unix Administrator
11 116 (6.03%) Developer
12 110 (5.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 94 (4.89%) Unix Engineer
14 90 (4.68%) Support Engineer
15 82 (4.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
16 75 (3.90%) Analyst
16 75 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
17 72 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 68 (3.53%) Linux Support
19 65 (3.38%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (7.64%) Web Services
2 135 (7.02%) LAMP
3 92 (4.78%) Middleware
4 75 (3.90%) XML
5 69 (3.59%) J2EE
6 67 (3.48%) .NET
7 60 (3.12%) HTML
8 57 (2.96%) Spring
9 53 (2.75%) JSON
10 52 (2.70%) CSS
11 47 (2.44%) Java EE
12 43 (2.23%) LAPP Stack
13 42 (2.18%) RESTful
14 41 (2.13%) REST
15 33 (1.72%) jQuery
16 32 (1.66%) SOAP
17 31 (1.61%) JSP
18 30 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
19 26 (1.35%) Hibernate
19 26 (1.35%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 202 (10.50%) Clustering
2 132 (6.86%) Data Centre
3 100 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 47 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 42 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 38 (1.98%) EMC VNX
8 33 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (1.51%) Replication
10 28 (1.46%) Private Cloud
11 27 (1.40%) Wiki
12 26 (1.35%) EMC VMAX
13 24 (1.25%) Mobile App
14 19 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
14 19 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
14 19 (0.99%) PKI
15 18 (0.94%) Smart Meter
16 15 (0.78%) DataPower
16 15 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
16 15 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1765 (91.74%) Linux
2 1223 (63.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 679 (35.29%) Unix
4 528 (27.44%) Windows
5 415 (21.57%) Solaris
6 334 (17.36%) CentOS
7 288 (14.97%) AIX
8 213 (11.07%) Windows Server
9 172 (8.94%) Ubuntu
10 151 (7.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 76 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 73 (3.79%) SUSE
13 57 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 56 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
15 44 (2.29%) Debian
15 44 (2.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 43 (2.23%) HPUX
17 38 (1.98%) Fedora
18 27 (1.40%) Windows XP
19 19 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 530 (27.55%) DevOps
2 374 (19.44%) ITIL
3 316 (16.42%) Configuration Management
4 315 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (9.56%) High Availability
6 162 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
7 151 (7.85%) Open Source
8 146 (7.59%) Migration
9 131 (6.81%) Service Delivery
10 128 (6.65%) Scrum
11 101 (5.25%) Load Balancing
12 100 (5.20%) Disaster Recovery
13 80 (4.16%) Project Management
14 77 (4.00%) Software Engineering
15 74 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
16 71 (3.69%) SOA
17 68 (3.53%) E-Commerce
17 68 (3.53%) Release Management
18 62 (3.22%) Change Management
18 62 (3.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 433 (22.51%) Perl
2 375 (19.49%) Java
3 323 (16.79%) Python
4 293 (15.23%) Bash Shell
5 261 (13.57%) SQL
6 178 (9.25%) Shell Script
7 154 (8.00%) Ruby
8 150 (7.80%) PHP
9 102 (5.30%) C
10 98 (5.09%) PowerShell
11 77 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 75 (3.90%) JavaScript
13 67 (3.48%) Korn
14 50 (2.60%) C#
14 50 (2.60%) C++
15 24 (1.25%) VBScript
16 22 (1.14%) AWK
17 21 (1.09%) Bourne shell
17 21 (1.09%) VB
18 20 (1.04%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 337 (17.52%) Security Cleared
2 225 (11.69%) SC Cleared
3 153 (7.95%) RHCE
4 86 (4.47%) DV Cleared
5 68 (3.53%) Degree
6 55 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (1.98%) RHCA
8 33 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 31 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (1.40%) MCSE
12 26 (1.35%) CCNA
13 24 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
15 18 (0.94%) RHCSA
16 16 (0.83%) CCNP
17 15 (0.78%) MCP
18 14 (0.73%) MCITP
18 14 (0.73%) RHCT
19 13 (0.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.69%) SLA
2 24 (1.25%) QA
3 22 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.09%) JSP 440
4 21 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.16%) COBIT
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.052%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.052%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.052%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.052%) MiFID
System Software
1 395 (20.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 184 (9.56%) Active Directory
3 120 (6.24%) Docker
4 112 (5.82%) Oracle RAC
5 102 (5.30%) vSphere
6 98 (5.09%) KVM
7 82 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 75 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
9 72 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
10 66 (3.43%) NFS
11 65 (3.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 64 (3.33%) Samba
13 62 (3.22%) Hyper-V
14 45 (2.34%) VMware ESX
15 38 (1.98%) vCloud
16 35 (1.82%) iptables
17 24 (1.25%) Firmware
17 24 (1.25%) Xen
18 23 (1.20%) Postfix
19 20 (1.04%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 621 (32.28%) Puppet
2 231 (12.01%) Opscode Chef
3 205 (10.65%) Ansible
4 168 (8.73%) Nagios
5 90 (4.68%) Red Hat Satellite
6 81 (4.21%) NetBackup
7 80 (4.16%) EMC NetWorker
8 57 (2.96%) HAProxy
9 53 (2.75%) ZABBIX
10 52 (2.70%) SCCM
11 49 (2.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 40 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
12 40 (2.08%) Salt
13 39 (2.03%) logstash
14 37 (1.92%) Kibana
15 34 (1.77%) SCOM
16 21 (1.09%) Tivoli
17 20 (1.04%) Data Guard
18 19 (0.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
18 19 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 596 (30.98%) VMware
2 551 (28.64%) Oracle
3 252 (13.10%) HP
4 251 (13.05%) Microsoft
5 212 (11.02%) EMC
6 188 (9.77%) IBM
7 176 (9.15%) Veritas
8 144 (7.48%) Cisco
9 109 (5.67%) NetApp
10 101 (5.25%) Sun
11 93 (4.83%) F5
12 82 (4.26%) Citrix
13 53 (2.75%) Atlassian
14 46 (2.39%) Brocade
15 44 (2.29%) 3PAR
15 44 (2.29%) Dell
16 35 (1.82%) Splunk
17 34 (1.77%) Symantec
18 25 (1.30%) Informatica
19 24 (1.25%) Google
London
onezeero.
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £600.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £500 per day £Negotiable (dep on exp)
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Montash
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £385 to £418 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £320 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Sanderson
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £425.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day Negotiable rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago