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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.34% - 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
-44.37% -5.32%
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
84 67 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 56.38% 37.22% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 43 82
Average daily rate £400 £396 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £264 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £433 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) FCoE
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) iptables
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) Perl

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft