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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 28 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 78 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.64% 1.22% 4.95%
As % of the Vendors category 13.93% 3.04% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 6 12
Median daily rate £340 £498 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.76% +66.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £533 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
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
560 263 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 54.85% 39.97% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 156 169
Median daily rate £349 £364 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 9
Median hourly rate £25.25 £26.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.71% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.49 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £50.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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.

1 151 (90.42%) Linux
2 106 (63.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 100 (59.88%) Oracle
4 91 (54.49%) Unix
5 72 (43.11%) AIX
6 64 (38.32%) HP
7 59 (35.33%) ITIL
8 58 (34.73%) WebLogic
9 55 (32.93%) DevOps
10 53 (31.74%) High Availability
11 51 (30.54%) Security Cleared
11 51 (30.54%) Clustering
12 49 (29.34%) IBM
13 48 (28.74%) JBoss
14 46 (27.54%) Solaris
15 40 (23.95%) Perl
16 39 (23.35%) Apache
17 37 (22.16%) Configuration Management
17 37 (22.16%) Puppet
18 36 (21.56%) TCP/IP
19 35 (20.96%) LDAP
20 34 (20.36%) Sun
20 34 (20.36%) SAN
20 34 (20.36%) Firewall
20 34 (20.36%) SC Cleared
21 33 (19.76%) Analytical Skills
21 33 (19.76%) KVM
22 32 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
22 32 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
22 32 (19.16%) HPUX

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 58 (34.73%) WebLogic
2 48 (28.74%) JBoss
3 39 (23.35%) Apache
4 23 (13.77%) Tomcat
5 21 (12.57%) iPlanet
6 20 (11.98%) Oracle Application Server
6 20 (11.98%) WebSphere
7 19 (11.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (5.99%) OpenStack
9 9 (5.39%) FileNet
10 8 (4.79%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (4.19%) Confluence
11 7 (4.19%) PowerExchange
12 4 (2.40%) IIS
13 1 (0.60%) CMS
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (10.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.60%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.59%) IaaS
2 11 (6.59%) PaaS
2 11 (6.59%) SaaS
3 5 (2.99%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.40%) GitHub
5 3 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.56%) TCP/IP
2 35 (20.96%) LDAP
3 34 (20.36%) Firewall
3 34 (20.36%) SAN
4 25 (14.97%) DNS
5 15 (8.98%) SSL
6 14 (8.38%) WAN
7 13 (7.78%) iSCSI
8 10 (5.99%) Network Security
9 8 (4.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (4.79%) OpenLDAP
9 8 (4.79%) SSH
10 3 (1.80%) HTTP
11 2 (1.20%) CTI
11 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.60%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.60%) DHCP
12 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.38%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (8.38%) MySQL
3 10 (5.99%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.19%) PowerCenter
5 6 (3.59%) BODI
6 3 (1.80%) OLAP
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) ClearCase
1 13 (7.78%) StarTeam
2 10 (5.99%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.39%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.19%) JIRA
4 7 (4.19%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (3.59%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.40%) Hudson
6 4 (2.40%) Subversion
General
1 3 (1.80%) Finance
1 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (21.56%) Linux Engineer
2 31 (18.56%) Administrator
3 28 (16.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Unix Engineer
5 20 (11.98%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (9.58%) Architect
7 15 (8.98%) Linux Support
7 15 (8.98%) Support Engineer
8 13 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (5.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 8 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Systems Architect
10 8 (4.79%) Unix Administrator
10 8 (4.79%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) HPUX Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Linux Support Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.59%) Operations Engineer
12 6 (3.59%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.17%) Software Packaging
2 21 (12.57%) J2EE
3 19 (11.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (8.38%) LAMP
5 6 (3.59%) Middleware
6 2 (1.20%) Web Services
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.60%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.54%) Clustering
2 33 (19.76%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.39%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.79%) DataPower
5 7 (4.19%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.40%) HACMP
8 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.20%) Handset
9 2 (1.20%) Tandem
10 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.60%) EFT
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 151 (90.42%) Linux
2 106 (63.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 91 (54.49%) Unix
4 72 (43.11%) AIX
5 46 (27.54%) Solaris
6 32 (19.16%) HPUX
7 31 (18.56%) Windows
8 13 (7.78%) Windows Server
9 11 (6.59%) SUSE
10 9 (5.39%) Windows XP
11 8 (4.79%) CentOS
11 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.33%) ITIL
2 55 (32.93%) DevOps
3 53 (31.74%) High Availability
4 37 (22.16%) Configuration Management
5 32 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (15.57%) OO
6 26 (15.57%) Open Source
6 26 (15.57%) Service Delivery
7 24 (14.37%) Compliance Management
8 23 (13.77%) Load Balancing
9 21 (12.57%) Change Control
10 14 (8.38%) Unit Testing
11 13 (7.78%) Workflow
12 10 (5.99%) Change Management
12 10 (5.99%) Migration
13 9 (5.39%) PRINCE2
14 8 (4.79%) ETL
14 8 (4.79%) Problem Management
15 6 (3.59%) Change Data Capture
15 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.95%) Perl
2 26 (15.57%) SQL
3 24 (14.37%) Korn
4 18 (10.78%) Bash Shell
5 17 (10.18%) Java
6 15 (8.98%) C-shell
7 11 (6.59%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.20%) PHP
10 2 (1.20%) Python
10 2 (1.20%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.60%) C
11 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (30.54%) Security Cleared
2 34 (20.36%) SC Cleared
3 26 (15.57%) RHCE
4 12 (7.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (3.59%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.40%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.98%) SLA
2 3 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 33 (19.76%) KVM
2 25 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.98%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (11.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 14 (8.38%) Samba
6 13 (7.78%) Active Directory
7 10 (5.99%) NFS
8 5 (2.99%) Docker
9 4 (2.40%) GPFS
10 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 37 (22.16%) Puppet
2 32 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (11.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (3.59%) Ansible
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.20%) Nagios
6 2 (1.20%) Packer
6 2 (1.20%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.60%) Netcool
7 1 (0.60%) SCCM
7 1 (0.60%) SCOM
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 100 (59.88%) Oracle
2 64 (38.32%) HP
3 49 (29.34%) IBM
4 34 (20.36%) Sun
5 29 (17.37%) Informatica
6 28 (16.77%) Cisco
6 28 (16.77%) F5
7 26 (15.57%) VMware
8 21 (12.57%) Siebel
9 20 (11.98%) EMC
10 19 (11.38%) Veritas
11 18 (10.78%) Axway
12 11 (6.59%) Microsoft
13 7 (4.19%) Atlassian
14 6 (3.59%) TIBCO
15 4 (2.40%) Citrix
16 2 (1.20%) PTC
16 2 (1.20%) Rackspace
17 1 (0.60%) PlateSpin
17 1 (0.60%) RightScale