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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 58 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 13 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.50% 1.48% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 3.30% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £344 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +60.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £299 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £389 £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.09 £22.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
+51.48% -5.85%
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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
420 394 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.44% 44.77% 44.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 209 141
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £252 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 42
Average hourly rate £10.04 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.81 £18.75 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 4 August 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Linux
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) VMware ESX
3 10 (62.50%) SAN
4 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (43.75%) UNIX
5 7 (43.75%) Clustering
5 7 (43.75%) Veritas
5 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 7 (43.75%) Symantec
6 6 (37.50%) AIX
6 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Veritas File System
7 5 (31.25%) Change Management
7 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Migration
7 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) EMC
7 5 (31.25%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) VMS
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) HACMP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) AMQP
2 3 (18.75%) Broadband
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Ant
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
1 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
1 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
1 3 (18.75%) Gradle
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Spanish Language
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) J2EE
1 3 (18.75%) EJB
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) JMS
1 3 (18.75%) Java EE
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Clustering
3 4 (25.00%) HACMP
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 6 (37.50%) AIX
4 5 (31.25%) VMS
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) User Stories
2 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) AWK
2 3 (18.75%) sed
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (31.25%) Veritas File System
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
1 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Symantec
2 7 (43.75%) Veritas
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) EMC
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
6 2 (12.50%) Infoblox
6 2 (12.50%) McAfee
6 2 (12.50%) TOWER Software