The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 41 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 46 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.14% 0.21% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 10.75% 0.52% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 1 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £150.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
428 388 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.56% 40.46% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 215 174
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 15
Average hourly rate £14.87 £16.50 £11.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% +45.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.10 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £25.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 71 (78.89%) Linux
2 39 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 36 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (38.89%) UNIX
5 28 (31.11%) CentOS
6 25 (27.78%) Splunk
6 25 (27.78%) Java
6 25 (27.78%) Apache
7 22 (24.44%) PHP
7 22 (24.44%) Workflow
7 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
8 20 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 20 (22.22%) Service Management
9 19 (21.11%) JMeter
9 19 (21.11%) SC Cleared
10 18 (20.00%) Puppet
11 17 (18.89%) Redis
11 17 (18.89%) Ubuntu
11 17 (18.89%) Solaris
12 16 (17.78%) Tomcat
13 15 (16.67%) Open Source
13 15 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
14 14 (15.56%) Performance Testing
14 14 (15.56%) Nagios
14 14 (15.56%) AIX
15 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
15 13 (14.44%) Validation
16 12 (13.33%) Python
17 11 (12.22%) HP
18 10 (11.11%) Windows

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (27.78%) Apache
2 16 (17.78%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.44%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
4 3 (3.33%) ATG Dynamo
4 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (7.78%) Firewall
3 5 (5.56%) SAN
4 4 (4.44%) DNS
5 3 (3.33%) DHCP
5 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.11%) SSH
6 1 (1.11%) HTTP
6 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.11%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (18.89%) Redis
3 6 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.44%) Pentaho
4 4 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) UniData
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.11%) Informix
6 1 (1.11%) Ingres
6 1 (1.11%) Adabas
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.11%) Easytrieve
6 1 (1.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) JMeter
2 9 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.78%) Subversion
4 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.44%) QUnit
5 4 (4.44%) JUnit
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (18.89%) Architect
2 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 15 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 14 (15.56%) Technical Architect
5 12 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.89%) UNIX Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) UNIX Operator
7 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Linux Support
9 5 (5.56%) Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Administrator
10 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Service Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (3.33%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) J2EE
1 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (5.56%) XML
2 4 (4.44%) Ajax
2 4 (4.44%) JSON
2 4 (4.44%) jQuery
2 4 (4.44%) JPA
2 4 (4.44%) Drools
2 4 (4.44%) REST
2 4 (4.44%) Mustache
2 4 (4.44%) Apache Camel
2 4 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (4.44%) JRules
3 2 (2.22%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) LAMP
4 1 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
4 1 (1.11%) CSS
4 1 (1.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Open Source
2 8 (8.89%) Reference Data
3 7 (7.78%) Data Integration
4 6 (6.67%) NHS
5 4 (4.44%) Smartcard
5 4 (4.44%) PKI
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 71 (78.89%) Linux
2 39 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (38.89%) UNIX
4 28 (31.11%) CentOS
5 17 (18.89%) Ubuntu
5 17 (18.89%) Solaris
6 14 (15.56%) AIX
7 10 (11.11%) Windows
8 6 (6.67%) Debian
9 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Workflow
2 20 (22.22%) Service Management
2 20 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 14 (15.56%) Performance Testing
4 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
4 13 (14.44%) Validation
5 10 (11.11%) ITIL
6 8 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
6 8 (8.89%) Data Architecture
7 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.44%) DevOps
9 4 (4.44%) TDD
9 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.44%) MVC
10 3 (3.33%) RUP
10 3 (3.33%) DSDM
10 3 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.78%) Java
2 22 (24.44%) PHP
3 12 (13.33%) Python
4 9 (10.00%) SQL
5 7 (7.78%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.44%) C#
8 3 (3.33%) Ruby
8 3 (3.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.11%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.11%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) RHCE
3 2 (2.22%) RHCA
4 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.22%) Samba
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Server
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) Puppet
2 14 (15.56%) Nagios
3 4 (4.44%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.44%) OpenIDM
4 3 (3.33%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.11%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Splunk
2 11 (12.22%) HP
3 7 (7.78%) VMware
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco
5 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.33%) ATG
7 2 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (1.11%) Temenos
8 1 (1.11%) jBASE
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago