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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 54 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 11 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.47% 2.62% 2.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 5.09% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £346 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £12.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+133.36% -63.23%
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
421 334 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.36% 51.46% 46.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 148 131
Average daily rate £360 £318 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.38% -4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.03 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Welwyn Garden City 0 5 £293 -6.40%
Rickmansworth +4 2 £363 -14.70%
Watford -11 1 - -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 6 (42.86%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) vSphere
5 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Solaris
5 5 (35.71%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Sun
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) Clustering
6 4 (28.57%) EMC
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) LDAP
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) Bourne shell
7 3 (21.43%) C-shell

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) SSH
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) SUSE
7 1 (7.14%) HPUX
7 1 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (14.29%) High Availability
1 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
1 5 (35.71%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) Bourne shell
3 3 (21.43%) C-shell
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) vSphere
2 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) NFS
5 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Sun
3 4 (28.57%) EMC
3 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Tealeaf
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) BMC
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Veritas
6 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
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