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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 62 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 63 53 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.82% 2.57% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 4.89% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 39
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £253 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £27.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +186.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
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
1119 1083 988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.00% 52.60% 54.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 607 538
Average daily rate £385 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.79% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 86
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.75 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.91 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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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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
Winchester - 12 £338 -
Basingstoke -8 8 £450 +5.88% 2
Andover -4 6 £413 -4.06%
Farnborough -4 4 £388 -
Southampton -10 4 £356 +1.78%
Havant +6 2 £369 -10.60%
Hook +6 2 £325 +62.50%
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 78 (88.64%) Linux
2 55 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (56.82%) VMware
4 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
5 39 (44.32%) Oracle
6 34 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
7 30 (34.09%) Windows
8 26 (29.55%) Perl
8 26 (29.55%) Shell Script
8 26 (29.55%) SC Cleared
9 25 (28.41%) UNIX
10 23 (26.14%) AIX
11 22 (25.00%) SAN
12 21 (23.86%) ITIL
12 21 (23.86%) Solaris
13 19 (21.59%) SQL
13 19 (21.59%) IBM
13 19 (21.59%) EMC
14 18 (20.45%) Oracle Database
15 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (19.32%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (15.91%) VMware ESX
16 14 (15.91%) Middleware
17 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
17 13 (14.77%) HP
17 13 (14.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 13 (14.77%) vSphere
18 12 (13.64%) Puppet
18 12 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (13.64%) WebLogic
1 12 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.09%) JBoss
4 4 (4.55%) IIS
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.27%) Liferay
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) FileNet
7 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) SAN
2 9 (10.23%) Firewall
3 7 (7.95%) IPv4
3 7 (7.95%) IPv6
4 6 (6.82%) SNMP
4 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.68%) DNS
5 5 (5.68%) NAS
6 3 (3.41%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.41%) ATM
7 2 (2.27%) LDAP
7 2 (2.27%) FTP
7 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.14%) VPN
8 1 (1.14%) LAN
8 1 (1.14%) WAN
8 1 (1.14%) SMTP
8 1 (1.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle Database
2 17 (19.32%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (11.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Oracle APEX
1 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.23%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.41%) Maven
3 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.41%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (3.41%) Gradle
3 3 (3.41%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.14%) Juju
General
1 7 (7.95%) Military
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Finance
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Administrator
2 13 (14.77%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (11.36%) Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (7.95%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (6.82%) Storage Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Monitoring Specialist
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) DBA
7 5 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) AIX Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) Middleware
2 10 (11.36%) HTML
2 10 (11.36%) CSS
2 10 (11.36%) Ajax
2 10 (11.36%) jQuery
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.27%) LAMP
5 1 (1.14%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (10.23%) Replication
3 8 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (9.09%) Clustering
4 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.41%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.27%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.14%) LPAR
6 1 (1.14%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.14%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 78 (88.64%) Linux
2 55 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (34.09%) Windows
4 25 (28.41%) UNIX
5 23 (26.14%) AIX
6 21 (23.86%) Solaris
7 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (11.36%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.09%) SUSE
9 6 (6.82%) CentOS
10 2 (2.27%) HPUX
11 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.14%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) ITIL
2 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.23%) Release Management
6 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.95%) Change Management
7 7 (7.95%) System Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.82%) Dependency Management
8 6 (6.82%) Dashboard Development
9 5 (5.68%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.68%) Performance Management
10 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.41%) DevOps
11 3 (3.41%) ITSM
11 3 (3.41%) Programme Management
11 3 (3.41%) Migration
11 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) Perl
1 26 (29.55%) Shell Script
2 19 (21.59%) SQL
3 11 (12.50%) Korn
3 11 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.27%) VBScript
7 2 (2.27%) Java
8 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 26 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
4 3 (3.41%) RHCE
4 3 (3.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.27%) VCP4
6 1 (1.14%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 34 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.91%) VMware ESX
3 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
3 13 (14.77%) vSphere
4 11 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
4 11 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.82%) Postfix
7 5 (5.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (4.55%) VMware Server
9 3 (3.41%) KVM
10 2 (2.27%) Docker
10 2 (2.27%) vCloud
10 2 (2.27%) iptables
11 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
11 1 (1.14%) Samba
11 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (14.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (13.64%) Puppet
3 11 (12.50%) Tivoli
4 8 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (7.95%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (6.82%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (5.68%) NetBackup
7 5 (5.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (3.41%) SELinux
9 2 (2.27%) vMotion
9 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.27%) Nagios
9 2 (2.27%) SCCM
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 50 (56.82%) VMware
2 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.32%) Oracle
4 19 (21.59%) EMC
4 19 (21.59%) IBM
5 13 (14.77%) HP
6 10 (11.36%) Sun
6 10 (11.36%) 3PAR
7 6 (6.82%) SolarWinds
7 6 (6.82%) ComArch
8 5 (5.68%) Cisco
8 5 (5.68%) Symantec
9 3 (3.41%) Dell
9 3 (3.41%) Informatica
9 3 (3.41%) NetApp
9 3 (3.41%) Citrix
10 2 (2.27%) CommVault
10 2 (2.27%) Brocade
11 1 (1.14%) Juniper
11 1 (1.14%) Intel