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 West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 93 108 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -41
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 75 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.92% 1.17% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 2.58% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 31
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £329 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £506 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.09 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+26.35% +132.68%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1786 1669 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.61% 45.30% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1040 836 667
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 109 115
Median hourly rate £20.45 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.82% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Manchester +2 34 £375 +7.14% 6
Cheshire -6 19 £405 -4.70%
Lancashire +7 12 £360 -14.79% 2
Merseyside - 9 £325 - 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 134 (84.81%) Linux
2 114 (72.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 71 (44.94%) Unix
4 41 (25.95%) Oracle
5 39 (24.68%) Apache
5 39 (24.68%) VMware
6 38 (24.05%) Migration
7 35 (22.15%) Windows
7 35 (22.15%) AIX
8 33 (20.89%) Puppet
9 32 (20.25%) Solaris
10 30 (18.99%) Java
11 28 (17.72%) JBoss
12 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (16.46%) Clustering
13 26 (16.46%) Tuxedo
13 26 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (15.82%) VME
14 25 (15.82%) COBOL
14 25 (15.82%) Project Management
15 24 (15.19%) Finance
16 22 (13.92%) Micro Focus
17 21 (13.29%) ITIL
18 20 (12.66%) Shell Script
18 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
19 19 (12.03%) Data Centre
19 19 (12.03%) Middleware
20 18 (11.39%) PHP
21 17 (10.76%) DNS
21 17 (10.76%) Mainframe

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 39 (24.68%) Apache
2 28 (17.72%) JBoss
3 26 (16.46%) Tuxedo
4 15 (9.49%) Tomcat
5 12 (7.59%) OpenStack
5 12 (7.59%) WebSphere
6 11 (6.96%) WebLogic
7 10 (6.33%) IIS
8 9 (5.70%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
10 6 (3.80%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (3.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (3.80%) TPMS
11 5 (3.16%) NetWeaver
12 4 (2.53%) iPlanet
12 4 (2.53%) Liferay
12 4 (2.53%) SAS
13 2 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) SAP SRM
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.90%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.90%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.90%) PaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.27%) Engine Yard
3 2 (1.27%) GitHub
3 2 (1.27%) Heroku
3 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.76%) DNS
1 17 (10.76%) Internet
2 12 (7.59%) SSL
3 11 (6.96%) HTTP
4 8 (5.06%) LDAP
5 6 (3.80%) Firewall
6 5 (3.16%) DHCP
6 5 (3.16%) LAN
6 5 (3.16%) MRTG
6 5 (3.16%) WAN
7 4 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.53%) IMAP
7 4 (2.53%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.53%) SAN
7 4 (2.53%) SMTP
8 2 (1.27%) VLAN
9 1 (0.63%) Network Security
9 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) DB2
2 12 (7.59%) MySQL
3 11 (6.96%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.16%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.63%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 11 (6.96%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.70%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.06%) Subversion
3 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.80%) Introscope
5 4 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.90%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.27%) Hudson
7 2 (1.27%) JIRA
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.63%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.63%) Selenium
8 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (15.19%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Banking
3 5 (3.16%) Legal
3 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (12.03%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (10.76%) Administrator
3 16 (10.13%) Developer
4 14 (8.86%) Analyst
4 14 (8.86%) Delivery Manager
5 13 (8.23%) Unix Engineer
6 10 (6.33%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (6.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 10 (6.33%) Technical Manager
7 9 (5.70%) Consultant
8 8 (5.06%) Architect
8 8 (5.06%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.43%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Test Assurance Manager
10 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) Systems Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.16%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.03%) Middleware
2 11 (6.96%) LAMP
3 8 (5.06%) JSP
4 7 (4.43%) .NET
4 7 (4.43%) REST
4 7 (4.43%) Web Services
5 6 (3.80%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.80%) SOAP
6 5 (3.16%) SAP Basis
6 5 (3.16%) XSD
7 4 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.53%) WAMP
8 3 (1.90%) JSON
8 3 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.27%) J2EE
9 2 (1.27%) JavaBeans
9 2 (1.27%) MCollective
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (1.27%) SAML
9 2 (1.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.46%) Clustering
2 19 (12.03%) Data Centre
3 17 (10.76%) Mainframe
4 9 (5.70%) PMI
5 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.16%) Smart Meter
7 4 (2.53%) EMC VNX
7 4 (2.53%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.53%) Life Science
8 3 (1.90%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (1.90%) HP Storage
8 3 (1.90%) User Experience
9 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.27%) DataPower
9 2 (1.27%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.27%) LPAR
9 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 134 (84.81%) Linux
2 114 (72.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 71 (44.94%) Unix
4 35 (22.15%) AIX
4 35 (22.15%) Windows
5 32 (20.25%) Solaris
6 25 (15.82%) VME
7 14 (8.86%) HPUX
8 13 (8.23%) CentOS
9 9 (5.70%) Ubuntu
10 8 (5.06%) Windows Server
10 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (3.80%) Debian
12 4 (2.53%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.53%) SUSE
12 4 (2.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.27%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.05%) Migration
2 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (15.82%) Project Management
4 21 (13.29%) ITIL
5 15 (9.49%) Waterfall
6 14 (8.86%) High Availability
7 13 (8.23%) Open Source
7 13 (8.23%) Risk Management
8 12 (7.59%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.96%) Capacity Management
9 11 (6.96%) DevOps
10 10 (6.33%) PRINCE2
11 9 (5.70%) Security Management
11 9 (5.70%) Supplier Management
12 8 (5.06%) Load Balancing
13 7 (4.43%) Automated Testing
13 7 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.43%) Test Management
14 6 (3.80%) Patch Management
14 6 (3.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.99%) Java
2 25 (15.82%) COBOL
3 20 (12.66%) Shell Script
4 18 (11.39%) PHP
5 15 (9.49%) Bash Shell
5 15 (9.49%) C
5 15 (9.49%) Perl
6 10 (6.33%) Korn
7 8 (5.06%) Python
8 5 (3.16%) C++
8 5 (3.16%) Jython
9 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.53%) SQL
10 3 (1.90%) Ruby
11 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.63%) Lua
12 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.96%) RHCE
2 11 (6.96%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.70%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.06%) MCITP
4 8 (5.06%) MCTS
5 5 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.53%) EMCSA
7 3 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.90%) MCP
7 3 (1.90%) RHCA
7 3 (1.90%) RHCSA
8 2 (1.27%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.27%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.27%) Degree
9 1 (0.63%) ACSA
9 1 (0.63%) ACSP
9 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.23%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (6.96%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.43%) UAG
5 6 (3.80%) iptables
5 6 (3.80%) KVM
6 5 (3.16%) Firmware
6 5 (3.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (2.53%) Dovecot
7 4 (2.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.53%) Sendmail
7 4 (2.53%) Squid
8 2 (1.27%) NFS
8 2 (1.27%) Samba
8 2 (1.27%) vCloud
8 2 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.27%) XenServer
9 1 (0.63%) GPFS
9 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (20.89%) Puppet
2 13 (8.23%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (5.06%) SCCM
4 7 (4.43%) Nagios
5 6 (3.80%) CA Wily
5 6 (3.80%) Data Guard
5 6 (3.80%) NetBackup
5 6 (3.80%) SCOM
6 5 (3.16%) Ansible
6 5 (3.16%) Cacti
6 5 (3.16%) OpenNebula
7 4 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.53%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.53%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.90%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.90%) WSUS
9 2 (1.27%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.27%) nmon
9 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 41 (25.95%) Oracle
2 39 (24.68%) VMware
3 22 (13.92%) Micro Focus
4 15 (9.49%) IBM
4 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
5 13 (8.23%) HP
6 10 (6.33%) Brocade
7 9 (5.70%) EMC
8 8 (5.06%) ICL
9 6 (3.80%) CA
9 6 (3.80%) SAP
9 6 (3.80%) Sun
9 6 (3.80%) Veritas
10 5 (3.16%) Citrix
11 4 (2.53%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.53%) Axway
11 4 (2.53%) Cisco
12 3 (1.90%) F5
13 2 (1.27%) Endeca
13 2 (1.27%) MuleSoft
North West England
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