The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.29% - -
As % of the Vendors category 15.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £588 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
Red Hat
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 74 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.86% 45.40% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 64 35
Average daily rate £550 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 4
Average hourly rate £50.68 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.55% +24.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 9 (69.23%) SOA
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Microservices
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) JBoss
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) Low Latency
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (38.46%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
7 4 (30.77%) Confluence
7 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
7 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) JIRA
7 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) AOP
8 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
8 3 (23.08%) Open Source
8 3 (23.08%) SaaS
8 3 (23.08%) Java

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 7 (53.85%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) Confluence
3 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Data Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Data Integration Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Messaging Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Designer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Unix Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 7 (53.85%) REST
2 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (15.38%) MSMQ
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) SOA
2 8 (61.54%) Microservices
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Low Latency
4 6 (46.15%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) AOP
6 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
8 1 (7.69%) CRM
8 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) High Availability
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
3 1 (7.69%) C-shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Apigee
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Mashery
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Sun