The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £368
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.75%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
168 195 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 53.67% 51.59% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 89 61
Median daily rate £388 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £14.30 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £22.50 £19.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 7 (77.78%) PMI
2 7 (77.78%) PMI Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Security Management
2 7 (77.78%) LAMP
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Brocade
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (77.78%) Capacity Management
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) UAG
4 4 (44.44%) MCTS
4 4 (44.44%) MCITP
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Web Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Web Hosting Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) LAMP
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Capacity Management
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
1 7 (77.78%) Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) PMI Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
2 4 (44.44%) MCTS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) UAG
2 2 (22.22%) iptables
2 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 2 (22.22%) Samba
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Brocade
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) VMware