The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 87 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 32 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.45% 1.15% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 2.39% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 26
Average daily rate
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£343 £363 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £288 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £36.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.96% +52.63%
Red Hat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1011 922 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 45.83% 48.02% 49.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 480 448
Average daily rate £375 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 56 84
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £55.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Portsmouth - 9 £338 -
Farnborough - 9 £313 - 1
Havant -6 6 £350 -6.66%
Basingstoke -2 3 - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 107 (91.45%) Linux
2 69 (58.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (51.28%) Security Cleared
4 42 (35.90%) SC Cleared
4 42 (35.90%) Windows
5 39 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 35 (29.91%) UNIX
7 32 (27.35%) Oracle
8 31 (26.50%) DV Cleared
9 28 (23.93%) VMware
10 26 (22.22%) SQL
10 26 (22.22%) IBM
10 26 (22.22%) SAN
11 23 (19.66%) AIX
12 22 (18.80%) Shell Script
13 19 (16.24%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (16.24%) HP
13 19 (16.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 18 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (14.53%) Configuration Management
15 17 (14.53%) Python
16 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
16 15 (12.82%) Tivoli
16 15 (12.82%) NetApp
16 15 (12.82%) Active Directory
16 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
16 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (11.97%) Oracle Database
17 14 (11.97%) Oracle Linux
18 13 (11.11%) Korn

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.40%) OpenStack
3 9 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.42%) JBoss
4 4 (3.42%) Apache
4 4 (3.42%) Confluence
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) Drupal
7 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) OpenShift
2 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.22%) SAN
2 7 (5.98%) DNS
2 7 (5.98%) Firewall
3 6 (5.13%) NAS
3 6 (5.13%) HTTPS
3 6 (5.13%) DMZ
3 6 (5.13%) FTP
4 4 (3.42%) WAN
4 4 (3.42%) LAN
5 3 (2.56%) LDAP
5 3 (2.56%) ATM
5 3 (2.56%) Kerberos
5 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.56%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.71%) Internet
6 2 (1.71%) SMS
7 1 (0.85%) DHCP
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (11.97%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.26%) MySQL
4 8 (6.84%) Ingres
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.56%) SQLPlus
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) NUnit
1 9 (7.69%) Subversion
1 9 (7.69%) GoogleTest
2 8 (6.84%) CppUnit
2 8 (6.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.84%) CruiseControl
2 8 (6.84%) Ant
2 8 (6.84%) ClearCase
3 7 (5.98%) ClearQuest
4 5 (4.27%) JIRA
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (3.42%) Gerrit
6 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.56%) StarTeam
6 3 (2.56%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.71%) Maven
8 1 (0.85%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.85%) JUnit
General
1 8 (6.84%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Military
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
5 1 (0.85%) German Language
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (17.95%) Architect
2 20 (17.09%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Consultant
4 12 (10.26%) Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (6.84%) UNIX Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) C Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.42%) Systems Architect
10 3 (2.56%) UNIX Administrator
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (2.56%) C++ Developer
10 3 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (2.56%) Administrator
10 3 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (6.84%) Middleware
2 8 (6.84%) Motif
2 8 (6.84%) XML
2 8 (6.84%) wxWidgets
3 5 (4.27%) jQuery
3 5 (4.27%) Ajax
3 5 (4.27%) HTML
3 5 (4.27%) CSS
4 3 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (1.71%) SOAP
5 2 (1.71%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) JSF
6 1 (0.85%) JPA
6 1 (0.85%) REST
6 1 (0.85%) Java EE
6 1 (0.85%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (0.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) Derivative
3 8 (6.84%) Open Source
4 5 (4.27%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.27%) e-Health
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.56%) HACMP
7 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.71%) Wiki
7 2 (1.71%) CESG
8 1 (0.85%) iSeries
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 107 (91.45%) Linux
2 69 (58.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (35.90%) Windows
4 35 (29.91%) UNIX
5 23 (19.66%) AIX
6 14 (11.97%) Oracle Linux
7 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (9.40%) CentOS
8 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.98%) SUSE
9 7 (5.98%) Solaris
9 7 (5.98%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.56%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.71%) HPUX
12 1 (0.85%) Debian
12 1 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.53%) Configuration Management
2 13 (11.11%) Migration
2 13 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 10 (8.55%) ITIL
3 10 (8.55%) OO
4 9 (7.69%) UML
4 9 (7.69%) OOD
4 9 (7.69%) Project Management
4 9 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 9 (7.69%) Use Case
4 9 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 9 (7.69%) Memory Management
5 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.98%) Refactoring
6 7 (5.98%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (5.13%) Analytics
7 6 (5.13%) Coaching
7 6 (5.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.22%) SQL
2 22 (18.80%) Shell Script
3 17 (14.53%) Python
4 13 (11.11%) Korn
5 12 (10.26%) C
6 10 (8.55%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.84%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.84%) C++
7 8 (6.84%) Perl
7 8 (6.84%) VBScript
8 7 (5.98%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.13%) sed
9 6 (5.13%) AWK
10 5 (4.27%) Ruby
10 5 (4.27%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.42%) VB
12 3 (2.56%) PHP
12 3 (2.56%) Java
13 1 (0.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 60 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 42 (35.90%) SC Cleared
3 31 (26.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.42%) Degree
5 3 (2.56%) RHCA
5 3 (2.56%) CCNA
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.56%) RHCE
5 3 (2.56%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.85%) PMP
6 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.82%) Active Directory
3 13 (11.11%) Samba
4 9 (7.69%) vSphere
5 6 (5.13%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.42%) NFS
8 3 (2.56%) OCFS2
8 3 (2.56%) Postfix
8 3 (2.56%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.85%) GPFS
10 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (16.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (12.82%) Tivoli
3 9 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (4.27%) SCCM
5 3 (2.56%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.56%) Hyperic
5 3 (2.56%) Nagios
5 3 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.56%) Puppet
6 2 (1.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.85%) Netcool
7 1 (0.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.85%) Linux-HA
7 1 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.85%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 39 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.35%) Oracle
3 28 (23.93%) VMware
4 26 (22.22%) IBM
5 19 (16.24%) HP
6 15 (12.82%) NetApp
7 13 (11.11%) Sun
8 6 (5.13%) Dell
8 6 (5.13%) EMC
9 5 (4.27%) CA
10 4 (3.42%) Apple
10 4 (3.42%) Citrix
10 4 (3.42%) Cisco
10 4 (3.42%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.42%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.56%) Splunk
11 3 (2.56%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.56%) Alias
11 3 (2.56%) Borland
12 2 (1.71%) Atlassian