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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 64 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 39 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.12% 1.19% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 2.78% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 14
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £220 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
752 720 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.94% 42.68% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 342 277
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.10 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £19.98 £37.49
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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Rochdale - 1 £300 -
Salford - 1 £425 -
Stockport - 1 £300 -
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 46 (71.88%) Linux
2 36 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (53.13%) Unix
4 19 (29.69%) Windows
5 18 (28.13%) Clustering
6 17 (26.56%) Apache
6 17 (26.56%) Solaris
7 16 (25.00%) VMware
8 14 (21.88%) Migration
8 14 (21.88%) DB2
9 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (18.75%) High Availability
10 10 (15.63%) Oracle
11 9 (14.06%) Java
11 9 (14.06%) ITIL
11 9 (14.06%) Puppet
12 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
12 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
12 8 (12.50%) AIX
13 7 (10.94%) PHP
13 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
14 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
14 6 (9.38%) Perl
14 6 (9.38%) SAP
14 6 (9.38%) HPUX
14 6 (9.38%) HTTP
14 6 (9.38%) IBM

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 17 (26.56%) Apache
2 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.81%) NetWeaver
4 4 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.69%) JBoss
5 3 (4.69%) SAS
5 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) SAP SRM
2 3 (4.69%) SAP HR
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) HTTP
2 5 (7.81%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) LAN
3 4 (6.25%) MRTG
3 4 (6.25%) WAN
4 3 (4.69%) DHCP
4 3 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.69%) IMAP
4 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.69%) LDAP
4 3 (4.69%) SAN
4 3 (4.69%) SMTP
5 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.56%) Firewall
6 1 (1.56%) Network Security
6 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) DB2
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.81%) SAP BW
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (3.13%) Hudson
5 1 (1.56%) Ant
5 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.56%) Gradle
General
1 5 (7.81%) Banking
1 5 (7.81%) Legal
1 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Administrator
1 13 (20.31%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Consultant
3 9 (14.06%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (10.94%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) SAP Basis
1 5 (7.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (6.25%) J2SE
2 4 (6.25%) Middleware
3 3 (4.69%) DOM
3 3 (4.69%) J2EE
3 3 (4.69%) JMS
3 3 (4.69%) SAX
3 3 (4.69%) Servlets
3 3 (4.69%) XML
3 3 (4.69%) XML Schema
3 3 (4.69%) XSLT
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) Grails
5 1 (1.56%) LAMP
5 1 (1.56%) React
5 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Clustering
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.25%) EMC VNX
4 4 (6.25%) Life Science
5 3 (4.69%) User Experience
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (71.88%) Linux
2 36 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (53.13%) Unix
4 19 (29.69%) Windows
5 17 (26.56%) Solaris
6 8 (12.50%) AIX
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 6 (9.38%) HPUX
8 5 (7.81%) CentOS
8 5 (7.81%) Debian
8 5 (7.81%) Ubuntu
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (3.13%) Scientific Linux
10 2 (3.13%) SUSE
10 2 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Migration
2 12 (18.75%) High Availability
3 9 (14.06%) ITIL
4 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.81%) Open Source
5 5 (7.81%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (6.25%) DevOps
6 4 (6.25%) Patch Management
6 4 (6.25%) Security Patching
6 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.69%) E-Procurement
7 3 (4.69%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.69%) Workflow
8 2 (3.13%) Kernel Tuning
8 2 (3.13%) Security Hardening
8 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) Java
2 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 7 (10.94%) PHP
4 6 (9.38%) Perl
5 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.25%) C
5 4 (6.25%) C++
5 4 (6.25%) Korn
5 4 (6.25%) Python
5 4 (6.25%) SQL
6 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.69%) XPath
7 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) EMCSA
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.69%) MCP
2 3 (4.69%) RHCSA
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.56%) ACSA
4 1 (1.56%) ACSP
4 1 (1.56%) CCIP
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCDST
4 1 (1.56%) MCITP
4 1 (1.56%) MCSA
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) MCTS
4 1 (1.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) KVM
3 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) Dovecot
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) iptables
3 3 (4.69%) Sendmail
3 3 (4.69%) Squid
3 3 (4.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.56%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.56%) Firmware
5 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Puppet
2 5 (7.81%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.81%) SCCM
3 4 (6.25%) Cacti
3 4 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (6.25%) Nagios
3 4 (6.25%) OpenNebula
4 3 (4.69%) HAProxy
4 3 (4.69%) SCOM
4 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.56%) Ansible
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.56%) Pacemaker
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) VMware
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) Citrix
3 6 (9.38%) IBM
3 6 (9.38%) SAP
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco
4 5 (7.81%) EMC
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.25%) Veritas
6 3 (4.69%) HP
6 3 (4.69%) NetApp
7 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.56%) Apple
8 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.56%) Wyse