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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 42 57 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -35
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 112 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.91% 1.95% 5.54%
As % of the Vendors category 11.53% 5.05% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 13 26
Median daily rate £300 £263 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £210 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £363 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.09 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.20% +50.98%
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
971 317 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 59.90% 38.61% 47.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 177 164
Median daily rate £285 £298 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 31 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £32.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +5 107 £304 +15.71% 3
Durham - 4 £300 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 130 (86.67%) Linux
2 104 (69.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 87 (58.00%) AIX
3 87 (58.00%) Oracle
4 78 (52.00%) Unix
5 71 (47.33%) ITIL
6 65 (43.33%) HP
7 61 (40.67%) Security Cleared
8 57 (38.00%) IBM
9 52 (34.67%) High Availability
10 51 (34.00%) Solaris
11 44 (29.33%) Clustering
11 44 (29.33%) SC Cleared
12 42 (28.00%) SAN
13 38 (25.33%) Windows
13 38 (25.33%) WebLogic
14 36 (24.00%) EMC NetWorker
15 35 (23.33%) KVM
15 35 (23.33%) RHCE
15 35 (23.33%) Firewall
16 34 (22.67%) Service Delivery
16 34 (22.67%) Configuration Management
16 34 (22.67%) JBoss
17 32 (21.33%) Oracle RAC
17 32 (21.33%) Perl
17 32 (21.33%) SLA
18 30 (20.00%) EMC
18 30 (20.00%) SQL
18 30 (20.00%) Java
19 26 (17.33%) Axway

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 38 (25.33%) WebLogic
2 34 (22.67%) JBoss
3 16 (10.67%) WebSphere
3 16 (10.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (9.33%) Apache
5 8 (5.33%) iPlanet
6 7 (4.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (4.00%) Confluence
7 6 (4.00%) IIS
7 6 (4.00%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.67%) FileNet
8 4 (2.67%) MQSeries
9 3 (2.00%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.33%) nginx
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (8.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.00%) SAN
2 35 (23.33%) Firewall
3 26 (17.33%) LDAP
4 22 (14.67%) WAN
5 19 (12.67%) DNS
6 16 (10.67%) VPN
7 15 (10.00%) LAN
8 14 (9.33%) SSH
9 10 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 8 (5.33%) BIG-IP
10 8 (5.33%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (4.67%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (4.67%) Network Security
11 7 (4.67%) SSL
12 6 (4.00%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.67%) HTTP
14 3 (2.00%) DHCP
15 2 (1.33%) FTP
15 2 (1.33%) HTTPS
15 2 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.00%) MySQL
3 7 (4.67%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.67%) DB2
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.33%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.00%) JIRA
1 6 (4.00%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.67%) Billing
2 1 (0.67%) Marketing
2 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (22.67%) Linux Engineer
2 30 (20.00%) Administrator
3 29 (19.33%) Unix Engineer
4 25 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
5 24 (16.00%) Linux Support
5 24 (16.00%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Developer
6 13 (8.67%) Linux Support Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Unix Support
9 10 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (6.67%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Unix Support Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (4.00%) AIX Engineer
12 6 (4.00%) Server Engineer
12 6 (4.00%) Server Support
12 6 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.67%) Middleware
2 15 (10.00%) Software Packaging
3 13 (8.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (5.33%) JSP
4 8 (5.33%) LAMP
5 7 (4.67%) J2EE
6 4 (2.67%) Regular Expression
6 4 (2.67%) Web Services
7 2 (1.33%) HTML
7 2 (1.33%) JSON
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (29.33%) Clustering
2 17 (11.33%) HACMP
3 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.67%) DataPower
6 5 (3.33%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.33%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.33%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.67%) User Experience
8 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 130 (86.67%) Linux
2 104 (69.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 87 (58.00%) AIX
4 78 (52.00%) Unix
5 51 (34.00%) Solaris
6 38 (25.33%) Windows
7 16 (10.67%) Windows XP
8 12 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (7.33%) HPUX
10 6 (4.00%) CentOS
11 4 (2.67%) Windows Server
11 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.67%) Debian
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.67%) SUSE
12 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.33%) ITIL
2 52 (34.67%) High Availability
3 34 (22.67%) Configuration Management
3 34 (22.67%) Service Delivery
4 25 (16.67%) DevOps
5 24 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (16.00%) ITIL V3
6 21 (14.00%) Six Sigma
7 20 (13.33%) Service Management
7 20 (13.33%) Workflow
8 18 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (11.33%) Open Source
10 16 (10.67%) OO
11 14 (9.33%) Change Control
12 13 (8.67%) Lean Six Sigma
12 13 (8.67%) Validation
13 11 (7.33%) Defect Management
13 11 (7.33%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (5.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.33%) Perl
2 30 (20.00%) Java
2 30 (20.00%) SQL
3 22 (14.67%) Korn
4 14 (9.33%) PL/SQL
5 12 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.33%) C-shell
7 4 (2.67%) Bourne shell
7 4 (2.67%) PHP
7 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.67%) VBScript
8 3 (2.00%) Python
9 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (0.67%) C
10 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (40.67%) Security Cleared
2 44 (29.33%) SC Cleared
3 35 (23.33%) RHCE
4 17 (11.33%) IBM AIX Certification
5 12 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (4.00%) Degree
7 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.67%) CCNA
9 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.67%) MCSE
9 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (21.33%) SLA
2 8 (5.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 35 (23.33%) KVM
2 32 (21.33%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (12.67%) Active Directory
5 17 (11.33%) GPFS
6 8 (5.33%) Samba
7 7 (4.67%) NFS
8 3 (2.00%) Docker
8 3 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.00%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.67%) RHEV
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 36 (24.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 18 (12.00%) Puppet
3 16 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (4.67%) OpenView
6 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.00%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.00%) Netcool
7 3 (2.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.00%) Perfmon
7 3 (2.00%) SCOM
7 3 (2.00%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.33%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.67%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 87 (58.00%) Oracle
2 65 (43.33%) HP
3 57 (38.00%) IBM
4 30 (20.00%) EMC
5 26 (17.33%) Axway
6 23 (15.33%) VMware
7 16 (10.67%) Informatica
7 16 (10.67%) Siebel
7 16 (10.67%) Sun
8 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (5.33%) BEA
9 8 (5.33%) Cisco
9 8 (5.33%) F5
10 5 (3.33%) Opsware
11 4 (2.67%) Cognos
12 3 (2.00%) CA
12 3 (2.00%) Citrix
12 3 (2.00%) Lotus
13 2 (1.33%) NetApp
13 2 (1.33%) Veritas