The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 50 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.86% 0.93% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.59% 1.66% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Median daily rate £258 £625 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.80% +22.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -44.24%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
334 361 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.78% 56.06% 55.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 172 242
Median daily rate £437 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 16
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +34.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £7.62 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £36.00 £30.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Stevenage - 12 £258 -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) Unix
2 18 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (72.73%) Shell Script
4 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
4 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
5 14 (63.64%) Perl
6 5 (22.73%) CentOS
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
8 3 (13.64%) iptables
8 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) WAN
8 3 (13.64%) VPN
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco
8 3 (13.64%) HP
9 2 (9.09%) Middleware
9 2 (9.09%) OSPF
9 2 (9.09%) BGP
9 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
9 2 (9.09%) Change Management
9 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
9 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (9.09%) SQL
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) BGP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) OSPF
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) IPsec
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Consultant
1 13 (59.09%) Unix Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 18 (81.82%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Change Management
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
1 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
1 2 (9.09%) Project Management
1 2 (9.09%) SDLC
2 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Shell Script
2 14 (63.64%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) AWK
4 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 2 (9.09%) sed
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) iptables
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.55%) Brocade
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper