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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Rank 56 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 0.96% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 2.16% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £475 £455 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +45.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+68.47% -42.13%

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
270 232 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 62.94% 44.44% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 108 102
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 32
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £475 -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Kanban
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 3 (42.86%) Ruby
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) Fedora
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) SAP
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Docker
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Electronics

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (14.29%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) MaxDB
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 3 (42.86%) Fedora
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Debian
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Kanban
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) WSO2