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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 154 168 157
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 855 763 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.72% 1.47% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 3.84% 3.39% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 491 501
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £368
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 15
Median hourly rate £24.25 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.37% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £25.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £113.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.75%
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
22266 22506 23540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.76% 43.27% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 13559 13549
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 974 1096
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.01 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -8 340 £475 +9.51% 53
South East -10 172 £425 +6.25% 63
North East +37 91 £323 -18.09% 3
North West +69 69 £425 +6.25% 17
East of England +26 50 £375 -15.49% 13
Yorkshire -11 42 £425 +1.49% 11
South West +5 32 £400 -9.85% 12
West Midlands -15 30 £463 +16.35% 10
East Midlands -1 21 £378 -11.17% 8
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UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1755 (93.15%) Linux
2 1226 (65.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 624 (33.12%) Unix
4 618 (32.80%) VMware
5 615 (32.64%) Puppet
6 531 (28.18%) Oracle
7 514 (27.28%) DevOps
8 484 (25.69%) Windows
9 446 (23.67%) Perl
10 415 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 377 (20.01%) ITIL
12 364 (19.32%) Security Cleared
13 362 (19.21%) Solaris
14 351 (18.63%) Java
15 335 (17.78%) CentOS
16 331 (17.57%) Apache
17 319 (16.93%) Finance
18 317 (16.83%) Python
19 315 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
20 307 (16.30%) Configuration Management
21 305 (16.19%) Bash Shell
22 282 (14.97%) Jenkins
23 273 (14.49%) AIX
24 266 (14.12%) Firewall
25 262 (13.91%) SAN
26 239 (12.69%) SQL
27 238 (12.63%) SC Cleared
28 237 (12.58%) HP
29 234 (12.42%) Microsoft
29 234 (12.42%) Amazon AWS

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
1 331 (17.57%) Apache
2 232 (12.31%) Tomcat
3 186 (9.87%) JBoss
4 141 (7.48%) WebLogic
5 111 (5.89%) OpenStack
6 93 (4.94%) Confluence
7 92 (4.88%) IIS
8 84 (4.46%) WebSphere
9 60 (3.18%) nginx
10 40 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
11 38 (2.02%) iPlanet
12 26 (1.38%) Mule ESB
13 23 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
14 22 (1.17%) Jetty
14 22 (1.17%) WildFly
15 18 (0.96%) MQSeries
16 15 (0.80%) MS Exchange
17 14 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
18 13 (0.69%) Apache Spark
18 13 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 71 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.49%) MS Office
3 26 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.053%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.053%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.90%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 15 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.48%) Documaker
5 9 (0.48%) SAP hybris
6 6 (0.32%) ION MarketView
7 4 (0.21%) assyst
8 3 (0.16%) Traffica
9 1 (0.053%) Maximo
9 1 (0.053%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.053%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 234 (12.42%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (3.13%) PaaS
4 49 (2.60%) IaaS
5 44 (2.34%) GitHub
6 28 (1.49%) SaaS
7 23 (1.22%) OpenShift
8 20 (1.06%) Amazon S3
9 17 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.69%) Route 53
13 10 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 9 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
14 9 (0.48%) Office 365
15 5 (0.27%) Google Apps
16 4 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
16 4 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 266 (14.12%) Firewall
2 262 (13.91%) SAN
3 228 (12.10%) DNS
4 143 (7.59%) LDAP
5 141 (7.48%) TCP/IP
6 87 (4.62%) SSL
7 84 (4.46%) Internet
8 75 (3.98%) VPN
9 65 (3.45%) HTTP
10 62 (3.29%) DHCP
11 61 (3.24%) NAS
12 52 (2.76%) Network Security
12 52 (2.76%) WAN
13 48 (2.55%) FTP
14 38 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
15 35 (1.86%) BIG-IP
15 35 (1.86%) Reverse Proxy
16 34 (1.80%) iSCSI
16 34 (1.80%) LAN
16 34 (1.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (12.00%) MySQL
2 135 (7.17%) Oracle Database
3 118 (6.26%) PostgreSQL
4 117 (6.21%) SQL Server
5 77 (4.09%) NoSQL
6 70 (3.72%) Hadoop
7 69 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 63 (3.34%) Relational Database
9 61 (3.24%) MongoDB
10 50 (2.65%) Big Data
11 48 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
12 38 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
13 33 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 32 (1.70%) RDBMS
15 31 (1.65%) DB2
16 29 (1.54%) Redis
17 20 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
19 18 (0.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 17 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 282 (14.97%) Jenkins
2 221 (11.73%) Git (software)
3 138 (7.32%) JIRA
4 89 (4.72%) Subversion
5 53 (2.81%) Hudson
6 44 (2.34%) Maven
7 42 (2.23%) TeamCity
8 40 (2.12%) Eclipse
9 37 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 37 (1.96%) Gerrit
9 37 (1.96%) Mercurial
10 32 (1.70%) JUnit
11 31 (1.65%) Vagrant
12 30 (1.59%) GitLab
12 30 (1.59%) Gradle
13 29 (1.54%) Artifactory
14 27 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
15 26 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
16 23 (1.22%) Ant
17 20 (1.06%) StarTeam
General
1 319 (16.93%) Finance
2 156 (8.28%) Banking
3 50 (2.65%) Retail
4 44 (2.34%) Marketing
5 43 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 37 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 34 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.49%) Games
9 24 (1.27%) Electronics
10 20 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.58%) Military
12 10 (0.53%) Back Office
13 7 (0.37%) Front Office
14 5 (0.27%) Advertising
14 5 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.27%) International Banking
14 5 (0.27%) Law
14 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.21%) Billing
15 4 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 387 (20.54%) Administrator
2 350 (18.58%) Linux Engineer
3 316 (16.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 251 (13.32%) Linux Administrator
5 239 (12.69%) Systems Administrator
6 163 (8.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 158 (8.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 132 (7.01%) Architect
9 123 (6.53%) Consultant
10 118 (6.26%) Developer
11 103 (5.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 103 (5.47%) Unix Administrator
12 86 (4.56%) Unix Engineer
13 80 (4.25%) Support Engineer
14 77 (4.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
15 70 (3.72%) Linux Support
16 69 (3.66%) DBA
17 66 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 65 (3.45%) Linux Specialist
19 63 (3.34%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (7.43%) Web Services
2 125 (6.63%) LAMP
3 104 (5.52%) Middleware
4 88 (4.67%) J2EE
5 80 (4.25%) HTML
6 69 (3.66%) XML
7 64 (3.40%) CSS
8 59 (3.13%) JSON
9 55 (2.92%) .NET
9 55 (2.92%) Spring
10 53 (2.81%) LAPP Stack
11 47 (2.49%) Java EE
12 45 (2.39%) jQuery
12 45 (2.39%) REST
13 42 (2.23%) WebSphere MQ
14 41 (2.18%) RabbitMQ
15 36 (1.91%) LEMP Stack
16 34 (1.80%) Ajax
17 33 (1.75%) RESTful
18 31 (1.65%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 216 (11.46%) Clustering
2 122 (6.48%) Data Centre
3 91 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (2.71%) Public Cloud
5 41 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 39 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 34 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.65%) Private Cloud
8 31 (1.65%) Replication
9 28 (1.49%) EMC VNX
10 21 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
11 20 (1.06%) Smart Meter
12 19 (1.01%) Enterprise Cloud
12 19 (1.01%) PKI
13 17 (0.90%) Wiki
14 16 (0.85%) DataPower
15 15 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
16 14 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 14 (0.74%) User Experience
16 14 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1755 (93.15%) Linux
2 1226 (65.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 624 (33.12%) Unix
4 484 (25.69%) Windows
5 362 (19.21%) Solaris
6 335 (17.78%) CentOS
7 273 (14.49%) AIX
8 209 (11.09%) Windows Server
9 176 (9.34%) Ubuntu
10 159 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 77 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 74 (3.93%) SUSE
13 58 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
14 51 (2.71%) HPUX
14 51 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
15 47 (2.49%) Debian
16 37 (1.96%) Fedora
17 30 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 22 (1.17%) Android
19 19 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (27.28%) DevOps
2 377 (20.01%) ITIL
3 315 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
4 307 (16.30%) Configuration Management
5 191 (10.14%) High Availability
6 177 (9.39%) Open Source
7 167 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
8 138 (7.32%) Migration
9 121 (6.42%) Load Balancing
10 120 (6.37%) Scrum
11 115 (6.10%) Service Delivery
12 97 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
13 79 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
14 77 (4.09%) Project Management
15 67 (3.56%) E-Commerce
16 66 (3.50%) Software Engineering
17 65 (3.45%) Change Management
18 62 (3.29%) Change Control
18 62 (3.29%) Compliance Management
18 62 (3.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 446 (23.67%) Perl
2 351 (18.63%) Java
3 317 (16.83%) Python
4 305 (16.19%) Bash Shell
5 239 (12.69%) SQL
6 197 (10.46%) Shell Script
7 160 (8.49%) PHP
8 142 (7.54%) Ruby
9 94 (4.99%) PowerShell
10 91 (4.83%) JavaScript
11 83 (4.41%) C
12 75 (3.98%) PL/SQL
13 62 (3.29%) Korn
14 42 (2.23%) C#
15 33 (1.75%) C++
16 20 (1.06%) AWK
16 20 (1.06%) C-shell
17 14 (0.74%) Bourne shell
17 14 (0.74%) VBScript
18 12 (0.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 364 (19.32%) Security Cleared
2 238 (12.63%) SC Cleared
3 147 (7.80%) RHCE
4 98 (5.20%) DV Cleared
5 62 (3.29%) Degree
6 48 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (2.12%) RHCA
8 34 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
9 30 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
11 25 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (1.27%) RHCSA
13 23 (1.22%) CCNA
13 23 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (1.01%) MCSE
15 16 (0.85%) RHCT
16 15 (0.80%) MCP
17 14 (0.74%) AWS Certification
17 14 (0.74%) MCITP
18 13 (0.69%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.82%) SLA
2 33 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.59%) QA
5 21 (1.11%) JSP 440
6 15 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.32%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.053%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.053%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.053%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.053%) MiFID
9 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 415 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 147 (7.80%) Active Directory
3 139 (7.38%) Docker
4 114 (6.05%) Oracle RAC
5 104 (5.52%) vSphere
6 99 (5.25%) KVM
7 85 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
8 82 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
9 77 (4.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 67 (3.56%) Hyper-V
11 66 (3.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 55 (2.92%) NFS
13 53 (2.81%) Samba
14 42 (2.23%) vCloud
15 36 (1.91%) iptables
16 35 (1.86%) VMware ESX
17 29 (1.54%) Xen
18 23 (1.22%) Postfix
18 23 (1.22%) Squid
19 22 (1.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 615 (32.64%) Puppet
2 229 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
3 216 (11.46%) Ansible
4 162 (8.60%) Nagios
5 82 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
6 79 (4.19%) EMC NetWorker
7 61 (3.24%) HAProxy
7 61 (3.24%) NetBackup
8 52 (2.76%) ZABBIX
9 50 (2.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 44 (2.34%) SCCM
11 40 (2.12%) logstash
12 39 (2.07%) Kibana
13 38 (2.02%) Salt
14 37 (1.96%) SCOM
15 30 (1.59%) Oracle ZFS
16 24 (1.27%) Data Guard
17 23 (1.22%) Tivoli
18 19 (1.01%) WSUS
19 18 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 618 (32.80%) VMware
2 531 (28.18%) Oracle
3 237 (12.58%) HP
4 234 (12.42%) Microsoft
5 185 (9.82%) IBM
6 180 (9.55%) EMC
7 153 (8.12%) Cisco
8 149 (7.91%) Veritas
9 106 (5.63%) F5
10 101 (5.36%) Sun
11 90 (4.78%) NetApp
12 84 (4.46%) Citrix
13 53 (2.81%) Atlassian
14 43 (2.28%) Dell
14 43 (2.28%) Splunk
15 42 (2.23%) 3PAR
16 37 (1.96%) SAP
17 33 (1.75%) CheckPoint
18 31 (1.65%) Brocade
19 26 (1.38%) Google
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