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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 45 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 17 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.31% 0.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Median daily rate £275 £443 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
- +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.75%
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
405 376 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.10% 50.13% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 184 251
Median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.53 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.92% +32.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.50 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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
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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 - 11 £250 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £375 -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (60.87%) Unix
4 13 (56.52%) Shell Script
5 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Perl
7 7 (30.43%) CentOS
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
9 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
10 3 (13.04%) vSphere
10 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
10 3 (13.04%) iptables
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) SDLC
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) Middleware
10 3 (13.04%) SAN
10 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
10 3 (13.04%) Project Management
10 3 (13.04%) Change Management
10 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco
10 3 (13.04%) VPN

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) BGP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) OSPF
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) FTP
4 1 (4.35%) IPsec
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
1 8 (34.78%) Unix Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Support
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) LESS
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
2 2 (8.70%) React
2 2 (8.70%) Sass
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (60.87%) Unix
4 7 (30.43%) CentOS
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Change Management
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
1 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
1 3 (13.04%) Project Management
1 3 (13.04%) SDLC
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (8.70%) SOA
2 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 1 (4.35%) Information Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Shell Script
2 10 (43.48%) Perl
3 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) AWK
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) iptables
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
2 4 (17.39%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp