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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 35 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.34% 4.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 10.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +35.00%
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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
88 83 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 30.34% 39.34% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 53 23
Average daily rate £407 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £280 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £486 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £18.52 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% +30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) hybris
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Solr
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) SMTP
3 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Java

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (16.67%) Pacemaker
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Google