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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 59 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.33% 6.63% 4.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.07% 13.92% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 5
Average daily rate
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£263 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.59 £42.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
-32.74% +77.82%
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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
221 158 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.74% 47.59% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 113 34
Average daily rate £282 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.80% -5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +138.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.65 £7.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.25 £10.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (83.33%) Oracle
4 23 (76.67%) WebLogic
5 22 (73.33%) Java
6 19 (63.33%) Informatica
7 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 18 (60.00%) LDAP
8 17 (56.67%) HP
9 14 (46.67%) Middleware
9 14 (46.67%) SOA
9 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
9 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
10 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
10 13 (43.33%) ITIL
11 12 (40.00%) J2EE
11 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
11 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
11 12 (40.00%) Service Management
12 11 (36.67%) Finance
12 11 (36.67%) JMS
12 11 (36.67%) SLA
12 11 (36.67%) JBoss
12 11 (36.67%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (36.67%) JDBC
12 11 (36.67%) SOAP
12 11 (36.67%) Web Services
12 11 (36.67%) Ant
12 11 (36.67%) Problem Management
12 11 (36.67%) AquaLogic

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (76.67%) WebLogic
2 11 (36.67%) JBoss
2 11 (36.67%) AquaLogic
3 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (16.67%) FileNet
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (10.00%) Apache
7 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.33%) CMS
7 1 (3.33%) Zope
7 1 (3.33%) Plone
7 1 (3.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) LDAP
2 6 (20.00%) SSL
3 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (13.33%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) SSH
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) JMeter
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Middleware
2 12 (40.00%) J2EE
3 11 (36.67%) JNDI
3 11 (36.67%) JDBC
3 11 (36.67%) SOAP
3 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 11 (36.67%) JMS
4 8 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (26.67%) Software Packaging
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (6.67%) Java EE
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) DataPower
4 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (33.33%) UNIX
3 10 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) SOA
2 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 12 (40.00%) Service Management
4 11 (36.67%) Problem Management
4 11 (36.67%) High Availability
4 11 (36.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) DevOps
5 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (23.33%) Change Control
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) Workflow
8 5 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (6.67%) Change Management
9 2 (6.67%) Line Management
10 1 (3.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.33%) Scrum
10 1 (3.33%) ETL
10 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (36.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 10 (33.33%) Perl
6 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.67%) C
7 2 (6.67%) C++
7 2 (6.67%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) qmail
2 1 (3.33%) Postfix
2 1 (3.33%) Varnish
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) OpenView
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) systemd
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Oracle
2 19 (63.33%) Informatica
3 17 (56.67%) HP
4 10 (33.33%) IBM
5 8 (26.67%) Siebel
5 8 (26.67%) Axway
6 5 (16.67%) Sun
7 1 (3.33%) BT
7 1 (3.33%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Sybase
7 1 (3.33%) SAP
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