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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 63 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 28 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.00% 0.52% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.46% 1.15% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 2
Average daily rate
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£349 £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £338 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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
628 521 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.83% 45.11% 49.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 275 294
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 32 39
Average hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £319 -
Stockport - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 71 (93.42%) Linux
2 40 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 36 (47.37%) XML
4 32 (42.11%) Oracle
5 27 (35.53%) Java
5 27 (35.53%) XSLT
6 26 (34.21%) Oracle Database
7 24 (31.58%) Tomcat
8 23 (30.26%) Web Services
8 23 (30.26%) Windows
9 22 (28.95%) JMS
10 20 (26.32%) OO
10 20 (26.32%) HTTP
11 19 (25.00%) PHP
11 19 (25.00%) LAMP
11 19 (25.00%) Maven
11 19 (25.00%) Grails
12 18 (23.68%) SQL
12 18 (23.68%) Servlets
12 18 (23.68%) Subversion
13 16 (21.05%) J2SE
13 16 (21.05%) Derivative
14 15 (19.74%) XSD
14 15 (19.74%) RDBMS
14 15 (19.74%) Android
14 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
14 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
15 14 (18.42%) XML Schema
15 14 (18.42%) Spring
15 14 (18.42%) XPath

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 13 (17.11%) WebSphere
3 11 (14.47%) NetWeaver
4 6 (7.89%) Apache
4 6 (7.89%) Confluence
5 5 (6.58%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.26%) JBoss
7 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.63%) CMS
7 2 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.32%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.32%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.47%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) HTTP
2 6 (7.89%) AMQP
3 2 (2.63%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) Network Security
3 2 (2.63%) SAN
3 2 (2.63%) DMZ
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.21%) Oracle Database
2 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
2 15 (19.74%) RDBMS
3 12 (15.79%) Hazelcast
4 11 (14.47%) DB2
4 11 (14.47%) SAP BW
5 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (6.58%) MySQL
6 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.26%) SQLPlus
7 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.63%) Big Data
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Maven
2 18 (23.68%) Subversion
3 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
4 10 (13.16%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.89%) JUnit
5 6 (7.89%) JIRA
5 6 (7.89%) Mercurial
5 6 (7.89%) Gradle
6 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.63%) Ant
7 2 (2.63%) Introscope
7 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.37%) PHP Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Security Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (3.95%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Systems Developer
7 3 (3.95%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Network Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (47.37%) XML
2 27 (35.53%) XSLT
3 23 (30.26%) Web Services
4 22 (28.95%) JMS
5 19 (25.00%) LAMP
5 19 (25.00%) Grails
6 18 (23.68%) Servlets
7 16 (21.05%) J2SE
8 15 (19.74%) XSD
9 14 (18.42%) Spring
9 14 (18.42%) XML Schema
9 14 (18.42%) jQuery
10 13 (17.11%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (13.16%) DOM
12 7 (9.21%) J2EE
12 7 (9.21%) SAP Basis
13 6 (7.89%) SAX
13 6 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (7.89%) EJB
13 6 (7.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Derivative
2 13 (17.11%) Open Source
3 11 (14.47%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.95%) Life Science
6 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 71 (93.42%) Linux
2 40 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (30.26%) Windows
4 15 (19.74%) Android
5 6 (7.89%) UNIX
6 4 (5.26%) VMS
7 3 (3.95%) SUSE
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.63%) HPUX
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.32%) AIX
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) OO
2 11 (14.47%) CRM
2 11 (14.47%) ERP
3 9 (11.84%) ITIL
3 9 (11.84%) Scrum
4 8 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.58%) Migration
7 4 (5.26%) Project Management
7 4 (5.26%) RAD
7 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.95%) Coaching
8 3 (3.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) Java
2 19 (25.00%) PHP
3 18 (23.68%) SQL
4 14 (18.42%) XPath
5 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.95%) Perl
9 1 (1.32%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) Python
9 1 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) CCNP
1 8 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (10.53%) CCNA
2 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) MCSE
4 3 (3.95%) MCSA
4 3 (3.95%) CCIP
4 3 (3.95%) RHCE
4 3 (3.95%) IBM Certification
4 3 (3.95%) CCDP
4 3 (3.95%) ACSA
4 3 (3.95%) MCDST
4 3 (3.95%) MCTS
4 3 (3.95%) MCITP
4 3 (3.95%) ACSP
4 3 (3.95%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Firmware
2 3 (3.95%) RHEV
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Puppet
2 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.63%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.32%) Nagios
3 1 (1.32%) Cacti
3 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (42.11%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) SAP
3 10 (13.16%) HP
4 9 (11.84%) Cisco
5 8 (10.53%) IBM
6 7 (9.21%) Avaya
7 6 (7.89%) VMware
7 6 (7.89%) Atlassian
7 6 (7.89%) EMC
8 5 (6.58%) Nortel
9 4 (5.26%) NetApp
10 3 (3.95%) Apple
10 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.95%) Sybase
11 2 (2.63%) CA
11 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.63%) FatWire
12 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.32%) Percona
12 1 (1.32%) Cyber-Ark
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