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 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 34 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.58% - 2.32%
As % of the Vendors category 7.73% - 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £253
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £267
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
233 96 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.32% 52.46% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 55 48
Average daily rate £360 £290 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £469 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £10.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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
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 December 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 36 (85.71%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (69.05%) Oracle
4 27 (64.29%) WebLogic
5 23 (54.76%) Middleware
6 22 (52.38%) HP
7 21 (50.00%) Oracle Database
8 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
8 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
8 20 (47.62%) OpenView
9 19 (45.24%) Java
9 19 (45.24%) SOA
10 18 (42.86%) UNIX
11 16 (38.10%) Finance
11 16 (38.10%) AquaLogic
12 15 (35.71%) Java EE
13 14 (33.33%) ITIL
14 13 (30.95%) SQL
15 10 (23.81%) PL/SQL
15 10 (23.81%) LDAP
15 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
16 9 (21.43%) JBoss
16 9 (21.43%) Perl
16 9 (21.43%) SLA
17 8 (19.05%) SAN
17 8 (19.05%) Informatica
17 8 (19.05%) Service Management
17 8 (19.05%) Clustering
18 7 (16.67%) Firewall
18 7 (16.67%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (64.29%) WebLogic
2 16 (38.10%) AquaLogic
3 9 (21.43%) JBoss
4 4 (9.52%) Apache
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) LDAP
2 8 (19.05%) SAN
3 7 (16.67%) Firewall
4 6 (14.29%) DNS
5 5 (11.90%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (7.14%) SSH
6 3 (7.14%) VPN
6 3 (7.14%) LAN
6 3 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (9.52%) MariaDB
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Ant
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Administrator
2 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) DBA
3 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 4 (9.52%) Build Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.76%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Informatica Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) Middleware
2 15 (35.71%) Java EE
3 6 (14.29%) J2EE
3 6 (14.29%) Web Services
4 5 (11.90%) JNDI
4 5 (11.90%) JMS
4 5 (11.90%) JDBC
4 5 (11.90%) SOAP
5 4 (9.52%) LAMP
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (4.76%) HACMP
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) DataPower
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (42.86%) UNIX
4 7 (16.67%) Windows
5 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.52%) AIX
6 4 (9.52%) CentOS
7 3 (7.14%) Solaris
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) SOA
2 14 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 8 (19.05%) Service Management
5 7 (16.67%) Change Management
6 6 (14.29%) Network Management
6 6 (14.29%) High Availability
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps
8 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.76%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.76%) Workflow
9 2 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.38%) Line Management
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.38%) Change Data Capture
10 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 9 (21.43%) Perl
5 5 (11.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) Korn
7 3 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (7.14%) NFS
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) GPFS
5 1 (2.38%) KVM
5 1 (2.38%) RHEV
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (47.62%) OpenView
2 2 (4.76%) OVSD
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Oracle
2 22 (52.38%) HP
3 8 (19.05%) Informatica
4 6 (14.29%) Splunk
5 4 (9.52%) Business Objects
6 3 (7.14%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) VMware
8 1 (2.38%) Axway
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Siebel