The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category - - 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.21%
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Vendors Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 32.26% 55.32% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 23
Median daily rate £350 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £125.00 £21.00 £81.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+495.23% -74.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames