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 Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Leeds 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 59 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 19 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.81% 5.07% 2.80%
As % of the Vendors category 4.57% 10.22% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 13
Average daily rate
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£478 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.60% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £125 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
416 450 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.62% 49.61% 49.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 242 307
Average daily rate £325 £308 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £139 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £11.45 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £28.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (95.00%) Apache
2 16 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Open Source
3 15 (75.00%) Redis
3 15 (75.00%) OpenLDAP
3 15 (75.00%) PHP
3 15 (75.00%) JMeter
3 15 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (70.00%) Performance Testing
5 13 (65.00%) Validation
6 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (40.00%) Reference Data
6 8 (40.00%) Data Architecture
7 7 (35.00%) Data Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) UNIX
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle
9 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (10.00%) ATG
10 2 (10.00%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (10.00%) Puppet
10 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (10.00%) Solaris
10 2 (10.00%) JBoss
10 2 (10.00%) SLA
10 2 (10.00%) SAN

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (95.00%) Apache
2 16 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) PuTTY
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (75.00%) Redis
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Technical Architect
1 14 (70.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Testing Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Open Source
2 8 (40.00%) Reference Data
3 7 (35.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Validation
3 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (40.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) CMMI
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) ATG
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) HP
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