The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 12 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.77% 10.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £378 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.60%
Vendors Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
27 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 50.94% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 3
Average daily rate £350 £400 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +146.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £330 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Red Hat
London

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Liferay
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) Squid
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP