The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 27 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.57% 0.56% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
90 70 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.12% 39.11% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 45
Average daily rate £350 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.45 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £21.50 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) HPUX Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) HPUX Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft