The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank - 45 50
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.88% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.02% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
Red Hat
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
235 198 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 49.27% 43.81% 53.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 59 137
Average daily rate £390 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £155 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 45 26
Average hourly rate £28.50 £22.66 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.77% -16.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £9.23 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.85 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - - - -
Brentwood - - - - 1
Chelmsford - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) DataPower
4 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (40.00%) VisualVM
4 2 (40.00%) Opsview
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Magento
5 1 (20.00%) NAS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Provisioning Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) COM+
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Software AG
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (20.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) SAP