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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
South East / Kent
Rank 43 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.75% 1.47% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 3.65% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £500 £480 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
120 137 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 45.28% 40.41% 53.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 105 99
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £198 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £27.38 £10.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.80% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Puppet

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:

General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
Kent
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