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 Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Maidenhead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - - 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.60%
Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 37.40% 53.42% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 6
Average daily rate £325 £280 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £130 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Red Hat
Berkshire

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Japanese Language
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft