The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Milton Keynes region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 58 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 13 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.45% 1.26% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 3.12% 2.69% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £214 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.85% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
417 335 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.54% 46.98% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 154 137
Average daily rate £363 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 6 (35.29%) Apache
5 5 (29.41%) LDAP
5 5 (29.41%) EPoS
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) LAMP
5 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
5 5 (29.41%) Squid
5 5 (29.41%) Postfix
5 5 (29.41%) Sendmail
5 5 (29.41%) CentOS
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) NFS
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (11.76%) Change Control
8 2 (11.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (35.29%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LDAP
2 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Redmine
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
2 2 (11.76%) DBA
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Data Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) VLE
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
4 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
4 5 (29.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Squid
1 5 (29.41%) Postfix
1 5 (29.41%) Sendmail
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) NFS
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Teradata
4 1 (5.88%) Splunk