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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 59 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 15 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.96% 3.75% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 4.81% 8.54% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
Average daily rate
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£263 £246 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% -29.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
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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
312 164 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.68% 43.97% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 111 31
Average daily rate £340 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £163 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 7
Average hourly rate £29.75 £18.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.81% +68.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £10.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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 32 (96.97%) Linux
1 32 (96.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 25 (75.76%) Oracle
3 21 (63.64%) Java
4 19 (57.58%) HP
5 18 (54.55%) WebLogic
6 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
7 16 (48.48%) Clustering
8 15 (45.45%) SQL
8 15 (45.45%) Informatica
9 14 (42.42%) LDAP
9 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
10 12 (36.36%) Middleware
10 12 (36.36%) ITIL
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (36.36%) SOA
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database
11 10 (30.30%) J2EE
11 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
11 10 (30.30%) Service Management
11 10 (30.30%) Finance
12 9 (27.27%) JNDI
12 9 (27.27%) AquaLogic
12 9 (27.27%) Problem Management
12 9 (27.27%) JMS
12 9 (27.27%) SLA
12 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
12 9 (27.27%) Ant
12 9 (27.27%) UNIX
12 9 (27.27%) JDBC

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 9 (27.27%) AquaLogic
3 8 (24.24%) JBoss
4 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (15.15%) FileNet
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) Apache
8 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
8 1 (3.03%) CMS
8 1 (3.03%) Zope
8 1 (3.03%) Plone
8 1 (3.03%) nginx
8 1 (3.03%) Confluence
8 1 (3.03%) Node.js
8 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) LDAP
2 6 (18.18%) SSL
3 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) SAN
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Redis
4 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.03%) JMeter
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.03%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) FishEye
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Developer
1 6 (18.18%) Linux Support
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Middleware
2 10 (30.30%) J2EE
3 9 (27.27%) JNDI
3 9 (27.27%) JDBC
3 9 (27.27%) SOAP
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
3 9 (27.27%) JMS
4 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (18.18%) Software Packaging
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) Java EE
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Clustering
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) DataPower
4 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Linux
1 32 (96.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (27.27%) UNIX
3 8 (24.24%) AIX
4 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
6 1 (3.03%) Fedora
6 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
1 12 (36.36%) SOA
2 10 (30.30%) Service Management
3 9 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 9 (27.27%) High Availability
3 9 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Workflow
5 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Open Source
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Line Management
9 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
4 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 9 (27.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (21.21%) Perl
6 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) RHCE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.03%) qmail
3 1 (3.03%) Postfix
3 1 (3.03%) Varnish
3 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) OpenView
2 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.03%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) logstash
3 1 (3.03%) systemd
3 1 (3.03%) yum
3 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Oracle
2 19 (57.58%) HP
3 15 (45.45%) Informatica
4 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 8 (24.24%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) Siebel
5 6 (18.18%) Axway
6 5 (15.15%) Sun
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.03%) Sybase
8 1 (3.03%) SAP
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix
8 1 (3.03%) Splunk
8 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.03%) BT