The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 36 53 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 73 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.10% 2.05% 3.89%
As % of the Vendors category 11.77% 5.08% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 7 13
Median daily rate £298 £263 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £261 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £445 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-40.29% +36.73%
Red Hat
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
620 295 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 60.31% 40.30% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 157 119
Median daily rate £280 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £257 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 25 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +48.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 148 (94.27%) Linux
2 113 (71.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 101 (64.33%) Oracle
4 89 (56.69%) AIX
5 77 (49.04%) HP
6 73 (46.50%) ITIL
6 73 (46.50%) Unix
7 63 (40.13%) Security Cleared
8 59 (37.58%) SAN
9 58 (36.94%) Clustering
10 55 (35.03%) High Availability
10 55 (35.03%) IBM
11 47 (29.94%) RHCE
11 47 (29.94%) KVM
12 46 (29.30%) Solaris
13 45 (28.66%) EMC NetWorker
13 45 (28.66%) Compliance Management
14 44 (28.03%) Windows
15 43 (27.39%) Service Delivery
16 42 (26.75%) SC Cleared
17 41 (26.11%) Oracle RAC
17 41 (26.11%) SLA
18 39 (24.84%) EMC
18 39 (24.84%) WebLogic
19 37 (23.57%) Perl
20 32 (20.38%) LDAP
21 29 (18.47%) Korn
22 28 (17.83%) Configuration Management
22 28 (17.83%) SQL
22 28 (17.83%) JBoss

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 39 (24.84%) WebLogic
2 28 (17.83%) JBoss
3 21 (13.38%) Apache
4 15 (9.55%) WebSphere
4 15 (9.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (7.64%) OpenStack
6 8 (5.10%) iPlanet
7 7 (4.46%) IIS
8 6 (3.82%) Confluence
8 6 (3.82%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.55%) FileNet
9 4 (2.55%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.91%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.27%) nginx
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.64%) CMS
12 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.64%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.64%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) GitHub
1 3 (1.91%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (37.58%) SAN
2 32 (20.38%) LDAP
3 25 (15.92%) DNS
4 24 (15.29%) Firewall
5 20 (12.74%) WAN
6 15 (9.55%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.92%) SSH
8 13 (8.28%) iSCSI
9 9 (5.73%) BIG-IP
10 8 (5.10%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (4.46%) SSL
12 6 (3.82%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (3.82%) LAN
12 6 (3.82%) Network Security
12 6 (3.82%) VPN
13 4 (2.55%) HTTP
14 3 (1.91%) DHCP
15 2 (1.27%) FTP
15 2 (1.27%) HTTPS
15 2 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.92%) MySQL
2 10 (6.37%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.55%) DB2
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.28%) ClearCase
1 13 (8.28%) StarTeam
2 6 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.82%) JIRA
3 3 (1.91%) Hudson
3 3 (1.91%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.91%) MSI
3 3 (1.91%) Subversion
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.64%) Finance
2 1 (0.64%) Marketing
2 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (26.11%) Linux Engineer
2 40 (25.48%) Administrator
3 36 (22.93%) Linux Administrator
4 31 (19.75%) Linux Support
5 30 (19.11%) Support Engineer
6 25 (15.92%) Unix Engineer
7 17 (10.83%) Linux Support Engineer
8 13 (8.28%) Unix Support
9 12 (7.64%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 11 (7.01%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (7.01%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (7.01%) Unix Support Engineer
11 10 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.73%) Server Support
13 8 (5.10%) Developer
13 8 (5.10%) Technical Engineer
14 7 (4.46%) HPUX Engineer
14 7 (4.46%) Linux Specialist
14 7 (4.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.92%) LAMP
1 14 (8.92%) Software Packaging
2 12 (7.64%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (7.01%) Middleware
4 8 (5.10%) JSP
5 7 (4.46%) J2EE
6 4 (2.55%) Regular Expression
6 4 (2.55%) Web Services
7 2 (1.27%) HTML
7 2 (1.27%) JSON
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.64%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 58 (36.94%) Clustering
2 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.82%) DataPower
3 6 (3.82%) HACMP
4 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.91%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.27%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.27%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 148 (94.27%) Linux
2 113 (71.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 89 (56.69%) AIX
4 73 (46.50%) Unix
5 46 (29.30%) Solaris
6 44 (28.03%) Windows
7 19 (12.10%) HPUX
8 16 (10.19%) Windows XP
9 12 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (4.46%) Windows Server
11 6 (3.82%) CentOS
12 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.64%) Debian
13 1 (0.64%) SUSE
13 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (46.50%) ITIL
2 55 (35.03%) High Availability
3 45 (28.66%) Compliance Management
4 43 (27.39%) Service Delivery
5 28 (17.83%) Configuration Management
5 28 (17.83%) DevOps
6 20 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (9.55%) OO
8 14 (8.92%) ITIL V3
8 14 (8.92%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.64%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.64%) Six Sigma
10 11 (7.01%) Defect Management
10 11 (7.01%) Service Management
10 11 (7.01%) Validation
11 10 (6.37%) Change Control
11 10 (6.37%) Workflow
12 8 (5.10%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (5.10%) Project Management
13 7 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.57%) Perl
2 29 (18.47%) Korn
3 28 (17.83%) SQL
4 25 (15.92%) Java
5 19 (12.10%) Bash Shell
6 15 (9.55%) C-shell
7 14 (8.92%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.55%) Bourne shell
8 4 (2.55%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.55%) VBScript
9 3 (1.91%) Python
9 3 (1.91%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.27%) Ruby
11 1 (0.64%) C
11 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (40.13%) Security Cleared
2 47 (29.94%) RHCE
3 42 (26.75%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.55%) DV Cleared
5 9 (5.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (3.82%) IBM AIX Certification
7 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.27%) Degree
10 1 (0.64%) CCNA
10 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.64%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.64%) MCSE
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (26.11%) SLA
2 8 (5.10%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 47 (29.94%) KVM
2 41 (26.11%) Oracle RAC
3 26 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (11.46%) Active Directory
5 14 (8.92%) Samba
6 7 (4.46%) NFS
7 6 (3.82%) GPFS
8 3 (1.91%) Docker
8 3 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.91%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.64%) RHEV
9 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 45 (28.66%) EMC NetWorker
2 21 (13.38%) Puppet
3 20 (12.74%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (4.46%) OpenView
6 5 (3.18%) Ansible
7 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.91%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.91%) Netcool
8 3 (1.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.91%) Perfmon
8 3 (1.91%) SCOM
8 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.27%) Nagios
9 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.27%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.64%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 101 (64.33%) Oracle
2 77 (49.04%) HP
3 55 (35.03%) IBM
4 39 (24.84%) EMC
5 27 (17.20%) VMware
6 19 (12.10%) Axway
7 15 (9.55%) Informatica
7 15 (9.55%) Siebel
7 15 (9.55%) Sun
8 14 (8.92%) Microsoft
9 9 (5.73%) F5
10 8 (5.10%) BEA
10 8 (5.10%) Cisco
11 5 (3.18%) Opsware
12 4 (2.55%) Citrix
12 4 (2.55%) Cognos
13 3 (1.91%) CA
13 3 (1.91%) Lotus
14 2 (1.27%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.27%) Rackspace
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