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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 68 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.28% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.57% -32.14%
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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
403 328 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.49% 45.75% 48.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 145 165
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £155 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £472 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 49 26
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.60 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £15.08 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (42.86%) Retail
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) EPoS
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
7 3 (21.43%) LAMP
7 3 (21.43%) LDAP
7 3 (21.43%) CentOS
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
7 3 (21.43%) Squid
7 3 (21.43%) Postfix
7 3 (21.43%) Sendmail
8 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (14.29%) NFS
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
9 1 (7.14%) Information Security
9 1 (7.14%) VLE
9 1 (7.14%) HP
9 1 (7.14%) NetApp
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (7.14%) SOA
9 1 (7.14%) Tomcat

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Redmine
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) VLE
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Learning Management System
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
4 3 (21.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) SOA
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Squid
1 3 (21.43%) Postfix
1 3 (21.43%) Sendmail
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp