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 Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 25 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 Leicester 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
80 29 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 49.69% 27.10% 56.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 20
Average daily rate £350 £288 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £157 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 2 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Red Hat
Leicestershire

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Red Hat
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Governance