The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.67% - -
As % of the Vendors category 9.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £36.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.96% +52.63%
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Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
123 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 37.61% 28.41% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 18 7
Average daily rate £425 £369 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £204 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.24 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (66.67%) Clustering
3 8 (66.67%) CentOS
3 8 (66.67%) HAProxy
3 8 (66.67%) iptables
4 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (41.67%) DevOps
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) NetApp
7 4 (33.33%) Apache
7 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (33.33%) Docker
7 4 (33.33%) SCOM
7 4 (33.33%) Open Source
7 4 (33.33%) hybris
7 4 (33.33%) Apache Solr
7 4 (33.33%) Google
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) Retail
8 3 (25.00%) Pacemaker
8 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (16.67%) Nagios
9 2 (16.67%) Finance

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 10 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Design Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) CentOS
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) B2B
6 2 (16.67%) B2C
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) AWK
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) iptables
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 4 (33.33%) SCOM
3 3 (25.00%) Pacemaker
4 2 (16.67%) Nagios
4 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (16.67%) Ansible
4 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) NetApp
1 4 (33.33%) hybris
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Endeca