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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 34 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 50 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.91% 2.20% 3.56%
As % of the Vendors category 13.77% 5.83% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 6 8
Median daily rate £325 £486 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.09% +61.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £363 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £533 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+68.47% -42.13%

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
363 240 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 50.14% 37.68% 49.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 146 129
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £553 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 4
Median hourly rate £26.58 £26.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.21% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.34 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.50 £14.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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.

1 121 (86.43%) Linux
2 89 (63.57%) Unix
3 88 (62.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 79 (56.43%) Oracle
5 66 (47.14%) DevOps
6 56 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 54 (38.57%) AIX
8 48 (34.29%) JBoss
8 48 (34.29%) HP
9 44 (31.43%) Security Cleared
10 39 (27.86%) IBM
11 38 (27.14%) Puppet
12 37 (26.43%) ITIL
13 36 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (25.71%) High Availability
14 35 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (24.29%) SC Cleared
15 34 (24.29%) Clustering
15 34 (24.29%) Firewall
15 34 (24.29%) Sun
16 33 (23.57%) Opscode Chef
17 32 (22.86%) Software Packaging
17 32 (22.86%) Configuration Management
18 31 (22.14%) Solaris
19 30 (21.43%) Perl
19 30 (21.43%) Informatica
20 29 (20.71%) Apache
21 28 (20.00%) Cisco
21 28 (20.00%) TCP/IP
21 28 (20.00%) Open Source

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 56 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 48 (34.29%) JBoss
3 29 (20.71%) Apache
4 23 (16.43%) Tomcat
5 21 (15.00%) iPlanet
5 21 (15.00%) WebSphere
6 20 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
6 20 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (6.43%) Confluence
8 8 (5.71%) FileNet
8 8 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (5.00%) PowerExchange
10 4 (2.86%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (13.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.86%) IaaS
2 11 (7.86%) PaaS
2 11 (7.86%) SaaS
3 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.57%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.29%) Firewall
2 28 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 27 (19.29%) LDAP
4 17 (12.14%) DNS
5 14 (10.00%) SAN
5 14 (10.00%) SSL
6 10 (7.14%) Network Security
7 8 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (5.71%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (5.71%) SSH
8 6 (4.29%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.29%) WAN
9 2 (1.43%) CTI
10 1 (0.71%) DHCP
10 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.00%) PowerCenter
4 6 (4.29%) BODI
4 6 (4.29%) MySQL
5 3 (2.14%) OLAP
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.71%) Big Data
6 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.86%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.00%) JIRA
4 6 (4.29%) ClearCase
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (4.29%) StarTeam
5 4 (2.86%) Hudson
5 4 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 2 (1.43%) Finance
2 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (23.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (17.14%) Administrator
2 24 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (11.43%) Architect
4 13 (9.29%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (9.29%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (9.29%) Unix Engineer
5 10 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (6.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Systems Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
8 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.57%) HPUX Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.86%) Software Packaging
2 21 (15.00%) J2EE
3 20 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (7.86%) Middleware
5 6 (4.29%) LAMP
6 2 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (24.29%) Clustering
3 9 (6.43%) Public Cloud
4 8 (5.71%) DataPower
5 7 (5.00%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.86%) HACMP
8 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.43%) Handset
9 2 (1.43%) Tandem
10 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.71%) EFT
10 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 121 (86.43%) Linux
2 89 (63.57%) Unix
3 88 (62.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 54 (38.57%) AIX
5 31 (22.14%) Solaris
6 27 (19.29%) Windows
7 26 (18.57%) HPUX
8 13 (9.29%) Windows Server
9 11 (7.86%) SUSE
10 8 (5.71%) Windows XP
11 7 (5.00%) CentOS
11 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.14%) DevOps
2 37 (26.43%) ITIL
3 36 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.71%) High Availability
4 32 (22.86%) Configuration Management
5 28 (20.00%) Open Source
6 27 (19.29%) OO
7 23 (16.43%) Change Control
8 22 (15.71%) Load Balancing
9 13 (9.29%) Workflow
10 11 (7.86%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.14%) Change Management
11 10 (7.14%) Compliance Management
12 9 (6.43%) Migration
12 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2
13 8 (5.71%) ETL
13 8 (5.71%) Problem Management
14 6 (4.29%) Change Data Capture
14 6 (4.29%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.43%) Perl
2 25 (17.86%) SQL
3 21 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 16 (11.43%) Java
5 14 (10.00%) Korn
6 10 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.43%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.29%) C-shell
9 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.43%) Python
10 2 (1.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.71%) C
11 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 34 (24.29%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.14%) RHCE
4 7 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.86%) IBM AIX Certification
6 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 19 (13.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 18 (12.86%) KVM
2 18 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.14%) NFS
5 8 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (4.29%) Samba
7 5 (3.57%) Docker
8 4 (2.86%) GPFS
9 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (27.14%) Puppet
2 33 (23.57%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.14%) Ansible
4 8 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.43%) Dollar Universe
6 2 (1.43%) Nagios
6 2 (1.43%) Packer
6 2 (1.43%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (56.43%) Oracle
2 48 (34.29%) HP
3 39 (27.86%) IBM
4 34 (24.29%) Sun
5 30 (21.43%) Informatica
6 28 (20.00%) Cisco
7 27 (19.29%) F5
8 22 (15.71%) Siebel
9 19 (13.57%) Axway
9 19 (13.57%) Veritas
9 19 (13.57%) VMware
10 9 (6.43%) Atlassian
11 8 (5.71%) EMC
11 8 (5.71%) TIBCO
12 4 (2.86%) Citrix
12 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
13 2 (1.43%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.71%) PlateSpin
14 1 (0.71%) RightScale