The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 28 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.67% - 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
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
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 89 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.41% 37.39% 53.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 65 63
Median daily rate £325 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.13 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% -25.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £23.00 £37.60
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 Kent

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent 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
Maidstone - 6 - -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle