The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 35 67 41
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 84 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.65% 1.34% 3.80%
As % of the Vendors category 12.16% 3.09% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 9 17
Median daily rate £340 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.42% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £533 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £50.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
Red Hat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
691 421 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 54.71% 43.40% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 244 262
Median daily rate £350 £375 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 19
Median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.51 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £47.30 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the North East region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the North East region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +28 82 £340 -28.42% 2
Durham +3 1 - -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 166 (90.71%) Linux
2 114 (62.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 106 (57.92%) Oracle
4 100 (54.64%) Unix
5 77 (42.08%) AIX
6 68 (37.16%) HP
7 64 (34.97%) ITIL
8 60 (32.79%) WebLogic
9 58 (31.69%) Solaris
10 57 (31.15%) DevOps
11 54 (29.51%) Security Cleared
12 52 (28.42%) High Availability
13 51 (27.87%) Clustering
14 50 (27.32%) IBM
15 49 (26.78%) JBoss
16 45 (24.59%) Perl
17 43 (23.50%) Puppet
18 41 (22.40%) Apache
19 37 (20.22%) SAN
19 37 (20.22%) TCP/IP
19 37 (20.22%) Configuration Management
19 37 (20.22%) SC Cleared
20 36 (19.67%) LDAP
21 35 (19.13%) Sun
21 35 (19.13%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (18.58%) Opscode Chef
22 34 (18.58%) Firewall
22 34 (18.58%) Windows
22 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
23 32 (17.49%) VMware

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 60 (32.79%) WebLogic
2 49 (26.78%) JBoss
3 41 (22.40%) Apache
4 23 (12.57%) Tomcat
5 22 (12.02%) WebSphere
6 21 (11.48%) iPlanet
7 20 (10.93%) Oracle Application Server
7 20 (10.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (5.46%) OpenStack
9 9 (4.92%) FileNet
10 8 (4.37%) Confluence
10 8 (4.37%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (3.83%) PowerExchange
12 4 (2.19%) IIS
13 1 (0.55%) CMS
13 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (10.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.55%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.01%) IaaS
2 11 (6.01%) PaaS
2 11 (6.01%) SaaS
3 5 (2.73%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.19%) GitHub
5 3 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (20.22%) SAN
1 37 (20.22%) TCP/IP
2 36 (19.67%) LDAP
3 34 (18.58%) Firewall
4 26 (14.21%) DNS
5 15 (8.20%) SSL
5 15 (8.20%) WAN
6 14 (7.65%) iSCSI
7 10 (5.46%) Network Security
8 8 (4.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (4.37%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (4.37%) SSH
9 3 (1.64%) HTTP
9 3 (1.64%) Wireless
10 2 (1.09%) CTI
10 2 (1.09%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.55%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.55%) DHCP
11 1 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.38%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (8.74%) MySQL
3 11 (6.01%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.83%) PowerCenter
5 6 (3.28%) BODI
6 3 (1.64%) OLAP
6 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.09%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.55%) Big Data
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (7.10%) ClearCase
1 13 (7.10%) StarTeam
2 11 (6.01%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.92%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.37%) JIRA
5 7 (3.83%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (3.28%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.19%) Hudson
7 4 (2.19%) Subversion
General
1 3 (1.64%) Finance
1 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (22.95%) Linux Engineer
2 35 (19.13%) Administrator
3 30 (16.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (12.02%) Unix Engineer
5 20 (10.93%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (8.74%) Architect
7 15 (8.20%) Support Engineer
7 15 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (7.65%) Linux Support
9 11 (6.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (5.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.92%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.37%) Linux Server Engineer
12 8 (4.37%) Server Engineer
12 8 (4.37%) Systems Architect
12 8 (4.37%) Unix Administrator
13 7 (3.83%) HPUX Engineer
13 7 (3.83%) Linux Support Engineer
13 7 (3.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.11%) Software Packaging
2 21 (11.48%) J2EE
3 20 (10.93%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (8.74%) LAMP
5 6 (3.28%) Middleware
6 2 (1.09%) Web Services
7 1 (0.55%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.87%) Clustering
2 35 (19.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.37%) DataPower
4 8 (4.37%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.19%) HACMP
7 3 (1.64%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.09%) Handset
8 2 (1.09%) Tandem
9 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.55%) EFT
9 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.55%) Replication
9 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 166 (90.71%) Linux
2 114 (62.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 100 (54.64%) Unix
4 77 (42.08%) AIX
5 58 (31.69%) Solaris
6 34 (18.58%) Windows
7 32 (17.49%) HPUX
8 14 (7.65%) CentOS
9 13 (7.10%) Windows Server
10 11 (6.01%) SUSE
11 10 (5.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (4.92%) Windows XP
13 8 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.97%) ITIL
2 57 (31.15%) DevOps
3 52 (28.42%) High Availability
4 37 (20.22%) Configuration Management
5 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (15.30%) OO
6 28 (15.30%) Service Delivery
7 26 (14.21%) Change Control
7 26 (14.21%) Open Source
8 23 (12.57%) Compliance Management
8 23 (12.57%) Load Balancing
9 15 (8.20%) Migration
9 15 (8.20%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.10%) Workflow
11 10 (5.46%) Change Management
12 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2
13 8 (4.37%) ETL
13 8 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (4.37%) Problem Management
14 7 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (24.59%) Perl
2 27 (14.75%) SQL
3 26 (14.21%) Korn
4 23 (12.57%) Bash Shell
5 17 (9.29%) Java
6 16 (8.74%) C-shell
7 12 (6.56%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.01%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.83%) PHP
10 6 (3.28%) Python
10 6 (3.28%) Ruby
11 5 (2.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.55%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (29.51%) Security Cleared
2 37 (20.22%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.66%) RHCE
4 11 (6.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.19%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (0.55%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 32 (17.49%) KVM
2 26 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.93%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (10.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 15 (8.20%) Samba
6 13 (7.10%) Active Directory
7 10 (5.46%) NFS
8 8 (4.37%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.73%) Docker
10 4 (2.19%) GPFS
11 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (23.50%) Puppet
2 34 (18.58%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (10.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (3.28%) Ansible
5 4 (2.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.09%) Nagios
6 2 (1.09%) Packer
6 2 (1.09%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.55%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.55%) Netcool
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.55%) SCCM
7 1 (0.55%) SCOM
7 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 106 (57.92%) Oracle
2 68 (37.16%) HP
3 50 (27.32%) IBM
4 35 (19.13%) Sun
5 32 (17.49%) VMware
6 31 (16.94%) Cisco
7 30 (16.39%) Informatica
8 28 (15.30%) F5
9 22 (12.02%) Siebel
10 19 (10.38%) Axway
10 19 (10.38%) EMC
10 19 (10.38%) Veritas
11 12 (6.56%) Microsoft
12 8 (4.37%) Atlassian
13 6 (3.28%) TIBCO
14 4 (2.19%) Citrix
15 3 (1.64%) Brocade
16 2 (1.09%) PTC
16 2 (1.09%) Rackspace
17 1 (0.55%) RightScale
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