The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 58 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.98% 1.08% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
379 326 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.45% 43.94% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 142 181
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 26
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Apache
4 6 (40.00%) Retail
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) LAMP
5 5 (33.33%) LDAP
5 5 (33.33%) EPoS
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (33.33%) CentOS
5 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 5 (33.33%) Squid
5 5 (33.33%) Postfix
5 5 (33.33%) Sendmail
6 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) NFS
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) NetApp
9 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Redmine
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 5 (33.33%) CentOS
4 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Squid
1 5 (33.33%) Postfix
1 5 (33.33%) Sendmail
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) NFS
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle