The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 16 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.24% 3.13% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 8.93% 6.35% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -13.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 63 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 47.46% 49.22% 60.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 38
Average daily rate £315 £338 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +68.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £455 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
County Antrim +2 5 £375 +36.36% 1
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Multicast
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Actimize
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) Reuters
4 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Multicast
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Actimize
2 1 (20.00%) Reuters
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
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