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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 70 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.55% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 1.26% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £364
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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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
439 317 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.72% 43.97% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 157 110
Average daily rate £350 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £14.50 £18.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 December 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (83.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) Retail
4 5 (41.67%) EPoS
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) SUSE
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Clustering
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Veritas
5 3 (25.00%) HPUX
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) YaST
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (16.67%) Bourne shell
6 2 (16.67%) Korn
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (16.67%) SSH
6 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (16.67%) NFS
6 2 (16.67%) Sun
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) ITSM
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Redmine
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) EPoS
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) VLE
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (83.33%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) HPUX
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) SUSE
3 3 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Korn
1 2 (16.67%) Bourne shell
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) YaST
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Veritas
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk