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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 33 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 11 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.06% - 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 6.18% - 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £272
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 - £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.47%
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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
178 112 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 49.58% 55.17% 51.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 61 29
Average daily rate £350 £245 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -13.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £202 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.50 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £27.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 January 2015, 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 31 (86.11%) Linux
2 27 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (66.67%) Oracle
4 23 (63.89%) WebLogic
5 21 (58.33%) Middleware
6 20 (55.56%) HP
7 19 (52.78%) OpenView
7 19 (52.78%) Java
7 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database
8 18 (50.00%) SOA
9 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
9 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
10 16 (44.44%) AquaLogic
10 16 (44.44%) Finance
11 14 (38.89%) Java EE
12 13 (36.11%) ITIL
12 13 (36.11%) UNIX
13 10 (27.78%) Problem Management
14 9 (25.00%) SQL
14 9 (25.00%) SLA
15 8 (22.22%) Clustering
15 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
15 8 (22.22%) LDAP
16 7 (19.44%) Service Management
16 7 (19.44%) SAN
16 7 (19.44%) Informatica
17 6 (16.67%) Change Management
17 6 (16.67%) JBoss
17 6 (16.67%) J2EE
17 6 (16.67%) High Availability

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 23 (63.89%) WebLogic
2 16 (44.44%) AquaLogic
3 6 (16.67%) JBoss
4 4 (11.11%) Apache
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) LDAP
2 7 (19.44%) SAN
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Ant
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Administrator
2 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) DBA
3 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) Middleware
2 14 (38.89%) Java EE
3 6 (16.67%) J2EE
4 5 (13.89%) JDBC
4 5 (13.89%) SOAP
4 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 5 (13.89%) JMS
4 5 (13.89%) JNDI
5 4 (11.11%) LAMP
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) HACMP
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Linux
2 27 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (36.11%) UNIX
4 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.11%) CentOS
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) SOA
2 13 (36.11%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) Problem Management
4 7 (19.44%) Service Management
5 6 (16.67%) Change Management
5 6 (16.67%) Network Management
5 6 (16.67%) High Availability
6 4 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) Workflow
8 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (8.33%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.56%) GPFS
4 1 (2.78%) NFS
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) OpenView
2 2 (5.56%) OVSD
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 20 (55.56%) HP
3 7 (19.44%) Informatica
4 6 (16.67%) Splunk
5 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
6 3 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Siebel
7 1 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (2.78%) Axway