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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 46 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 22 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.28% 3.69% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 7.74% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
Average daily rate £310 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £375 £279
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-44.37% +1.26%
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
264 155 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.40% 47.69% 62.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 103 117
Average daily rate £400 £353 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% +44.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 16
Average hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £10.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £14.80 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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 25 (73.53%) Linux
1 25 (73.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) Solaris
3 15 (44.12%) AIX
3 15 (44.12%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
3 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (41.18%) Axway
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle
5 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Open Source
6 9 (26.47%) Unix
6 9 (26.47%) Clustering
7 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (23.53%) Firewall
7 8 (23.53%) Apache
7 8 (23.53%) IBM AIX Certification
7 8 (23.53%) HACMP
7 8 (23.53%) Middleware
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) SAP
7 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 8 (23.53%) High Availability
7 8 (23.53%) GPFS
8 7 (20.59%) nginx
8 7 (20.59%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) JBoss
2 7 (20.59%) Jetty
2 7 (20.59%) nginx
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle 10gAS
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Spatial
3 6 (17.65%) PowerExchange
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
1 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) FTP
2 7 (20.59%) HTTP
2 7 (20.59%) IPsec
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
2 7 (20.59%) SSL
2 7 (20.59%) VPN
2 7 (20.59%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (20.59%) PowerCenter
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Log4j
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.94%) FishEye
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
1 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
1 7 (20.59%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Linux Support
3 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) UX Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Middleware
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) J2EE
2 7 (20.59%) Servlets
3 1 (2.94%) Java EE
3 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Clustering
2 8 (23.53%) HACMP
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
1 25 (73.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Solaris
3 15 (44.12%) AIX
4 9 (26.47%) Unix
5 8 (23.53%) Windows
6 2 (5.88%) CentOS
7 1 (2.94%) Fedora
7 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
2 9 (26.47%) Open Source
3 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (23.53%) High Availability
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Service Management
4 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.65%) CRM
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 6 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (17.65%) Six Sigma
5 6 (17.65%) Workflow
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Web Operations
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) C++
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) IBM AIX Certification
4 6 (17.65%) RHCE
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) GPFS
3 7 (20.59%) Xen
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) logstash
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) Axway
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) SAP
4 7 (20.59%) Genesys
4 7 (20.59%) IBM
4 7 (20.59%) Informatica
4 7 (20.59%) Sun
5 6 (17.65%) Siebel
6 5 (14.71%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.94%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.94%) Splunk