The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 29 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.72% - 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 7.58% - 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £194
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £327
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +14.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
Red Hat
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
132 94 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.87% 30.03% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 55
Average daily rate £400 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.10 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.09 £18.90 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 9 £400 - 1
Red Hat
East Midlands

Red Hat
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (80.00%) Google
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) CentOS
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) Apache
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) XenServer
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Google Apps
5 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (60.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Server Support
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Server Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Storage Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) CentOS
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Google
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow