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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 34 36
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 1.52% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.73% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Median daily rate - £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
138 134 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.03% 40.73% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 99 86
Median daily rate £400 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £16.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 - £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Endeca
2 5 (83.33%) Squid
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) logstash
2 5 (83.33%) Graphite

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Azure Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Graphite
1 5 (83.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle