The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 26 July 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 81 95 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 23 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 0.25% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 2.89% 0.55% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 9
Median daily rate £450 £410 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £365 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.59 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-30.03% -32.74%
Red Hat
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
797 726 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.36% 44.70% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 391 292
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 33
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.25 £29.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £500 -
Salford - 1 £350 - 1
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 42 (75.00%) Linux
2 38 (67.86%) Unix
3 31 (55.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (39.29%) Solaris
5 18 (32.14%) Apache
5 18 (32.14%) VMware
6 17 (30.36%) ITIL
6 17 (30.36%) Windows
6 17 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (28.57%) Clustering
8 13 (23.21%) Puppet
8 13 (23.21%) Windows Server
9 12 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
10 11 (19.64%) Virtual Environments
11 10 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (17.86%) High Availability
11 10 (17.86%) Oracle
12 9 (16.07%) DB2
12 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.07%) SCCM
13 8 (14.29%) CentOS
13 8 (14.29%) Ansible
13 8 (14.29%) Security Patching
13 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
13 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (14.29%) Ubuntu
14 7 (12.50%) Migration
14 7 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) Apache
2 7 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.36%) JBoss
4 3 (5.36%) SAS
5 2 (3.57%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.57%) Liferay
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.79%) Confluence
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
1 5 (8.93%) SAN
2 4 (7.14%) MRTG
3 3 (5.36%) DHCP
3 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.36%) IMAP
3 3 (5.36%) iSCSI
3 3 (5.36%) SMTP
4 1 (1.79%) AMQP
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.79%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) Introscope
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Administrator
2 12 (21.43%) Unix Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) Operational Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Operations Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (5.36%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) EJB
3 1 (1.79%) Java EE
3 1 (1.79%) JSF
3 1 (1.79%) Spring
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) EMC VNX
3 4 (7.14%) Life Science
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (5.36%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.36%) User Experience
5 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.57%) LPAR
6 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (75.00%) Linux
2 38 (67.86%) Unix
3 31 (55.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (39.29%) Solaris
5 17 (30.36%) Windows
6 13 (23.21%) Windows Server
7 8 (14.29%) CentOS
7 8 (14.29%) Ubuntu
8 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (8.93%) Debian
10 4 (7.14%) AIX
10 4 (7.14%) HPUX
10 4 (7.14%) SUSE
10 4 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (5.36%) Fedora
11 3 (5.36%) Mac OS
12 2 (3.57%) Scientific Linux
13 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 11 (19.64%) Virtual Environments
4 10 (17.86%) High Availability
5 8 (14.29%) Security Patching
6 7 (12.50%) DevOps
6 7 (12.50%) Migration
6 7 (12.50%) Open Source
6 7 (12.50%) Patch Management
7 5 (8.93%) Service Management
8 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.14%) SOA
8 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.79%) Application Discovery
10 1 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (7.14%) C
2 4 (7.14%) C++
2 4 (7.14%) Korn
2 4 (7.14%) Perl
2 4 (7.14%) PHP
2 4 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
4 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.50%) MCP
3 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 4 (7.14%) EMCSA
5 3 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) ACSP
7 1 (1.79%) CCDP
7 1 (1.79%) CCIP
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) CCNP
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCSA
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) RHCE
7 1 (1.79%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (7.14%) KVM
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (5.36%) Dovecot
6 3 (5.36%) Firmware
6 3 (5.36%) iptables
6 3 (5.36%) Sendmail
6 3 (5.36%) Squid
7 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Puppet
2 9 (16.07%) SCCM
3 8 (14.29%) Ansible
4 7 (12.50%) SCOM
4 7 (12.50%) WSUS
5 5 (8.93%) NetBackup
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (7.14%) Cacti
6 4 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (7.14%) Nagios
6 4 (7.14%) OpenNebula
7 3 (5.36%) HAProxy
7 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (5.36%) Salt
8 2 (3.57%) CA Wily
8 2 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (3.57%) nmon
8 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.79%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) VMware
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.71%) Veritas
5 5 (8.93%) EMC
5 5 (8.93%) IBM
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
7 3 (5.36%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) CA
8 2 (3.57%) Endeca
9 1 (1.79%) Apple
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco
9 1 (1.79%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.79%) Wyse