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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 34 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 24 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.24% 1.43% 6.29%
As % of the Vendors category 12.24% 3.17% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 17
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
196 63 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.79% 45.00% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 32 68
Average daily rate £346 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.90 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 49 (87.50%) Linux
2 46 (82.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (76.79%) Oracle
4 35 (62.50%) UNIX
5 32 (57.14%) WebLogic
6 26 (46.43%) Oracle Database
7 23 (41.07%) SQL
8 21 (37.50%) Middleware
8 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
8 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 18 (32.14%) Firewall
9 18 (32.14%) HP
9 18 (32.14%) JBoss
10 16 (28.57%) Perl
10 16 (28.57%) IBM
11 15 (26.79%) WebSphere
11 15 (26.79%) DNS
11 15 (26.79%) Informatica
11 15 (26.79%) Java
11 15 (26.79%) LDAP
12 14 (25.00%) VMware
13 13 (23.21%) AIX
13 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
14 12 (21.43%) SOA
14 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
14 12 (21.43%) OpenView
14 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
15 11 (19.64%) Windows
16 10 (17.86%) Windows XP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 32 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 15 (26.79%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.07%) AquaLogic
4 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (5.36%) FileNet
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) Firewall
2 15 (26.79%) DNS
2 15 (26.79%) LDAP
3 10 (17.86%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (14.29%) LAN
4 8 (14.29%) WAN
4 8 (14.29%) VPN
4 8 (14.29%) SAN
4 8 (14.29%) SSH
5 5 (8.93%) DHCP
6 3 (5.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (12.50%) UNIX Support
4 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.14%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (7.14%) Linux Support
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) DBA
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Build Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Middleware
2 10 (17.86%) Java EE
3 7 (12.50%) Web Services
4 5 (8.93%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (5.36%) SOAP
5 3 (5.36%) J2EE
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.57%) JNDI
6 2 (3.57%) JDBC
6 2 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Thin Client
2 5 (8.93%) Fat Client
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) HACMP
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Informatics
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (87.50%) Linux
2 46 (82.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (62.50%) UNIX
4 13 (23.21%) AIX
5 11 (19.64%) Windows
6 10 (17.86%) Windows XP
7 9 (16.07%) Solaris
8 4 (7.14%) HPUX
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) SOA
2 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
3 10 (17.86%) Service Management
4 7 (12.50%) ETL
4 7 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (8.93%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.36%) Change Management
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow
7 3 (5.36%) Change Control
7 3 (5.36%) High Availability
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps
8 2 (3.57%) Network Management
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma
9 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) Perl
3 15 (26.79%) Java
4 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Korn
6 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.36%) C
7 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) NFS
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.14%) KVM
5 4 (7.14%) RHEV
6 3 (5.36%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) OpenView
2 2 (3.57%) OVSD
Vendors
1 43 (76.79%) Oracle
2 18 (32.14%) HP
2 18 (32.14%) JBoss
3 16 (28.57%) IBM
4 15 (26.79%) Informatica
5 14 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (10.71%) Business Objects
7 5 (8.93%) Citrix
7 5 (8.93%) Siebel
8 4 (7.14%) Axway
9 3 (5.36%) Sun
10 2 (3.57%) Splunk
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