The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 47 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.57% 0.69% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.53% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Median daily rate £413 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -44.24%
Red Hat
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 131 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 36.26% 45.33% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 104 149
Median daily rate £350 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £130 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £511 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £67.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.37% +350.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £21.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £67.50 £23.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Oxford region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Red Hat
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) MCollective
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MCollective
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware