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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 52 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 8 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.22% 1.08% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 2.30% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £344
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 £36.00 £32.09 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.20% +50.98%
Red Hat
Buckinghamshire

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
310 391 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.33% 46.83% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 191 215
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 24
Median hourly rate £9.50 £10.04 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -25.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £33.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) High Availability
3 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 8 (33.33%) SOA
5 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 8 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) SOAP
5 8 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) Unix
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
7 5 (20.83%) J2SE
7 5 (20.83%) HP
7 5 (20.83%) NetApp
7 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Firewall

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Support
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Informatica Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
1 8 (33.33%) REST
1 8 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (20.83%) J2SE
3 4 (16.67%) Middleware
3 4 (16.67%) MSMQ
3 4 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) HACMP
3 3 (12.50%) LPAR
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) AIX
3 3 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) High Availability
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) SOA
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.83%) DevOps
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Network Design
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
9 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.50%) AWK
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (12.50%) Veritas File System
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Symantec
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) Informatica