The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 30 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.93% 2.38% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 4.81% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -32.50%
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
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 104 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 51.16% 49.52% 44.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 58 54
Median daily rate £390 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £28.13 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.77% -34.21%
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 Middlesex

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

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

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Heroku
3 1 (25.00%) Engine Yard
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) FCoE
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Engine Yard
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) Heroku
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) MCollective
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas