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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 30 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 8 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.03% 3.48% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 7.27% 8.97% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Average daily rate £450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
110 145 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.67% 38.77% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 108 33
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 11
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.50 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £30.00 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (78.57%) Subversion
3 10 (71.43%) IIS
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Apache Solr
4 8 (57.14%) Intranet
4 8 (57.14%) Google
4 8 (57.14%) SEO
5 7 (50.00%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) Classic ASP
6 6 (42.86%) Middleware
6 6 (42.86%) Spring
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 6 (42.86%) RESTful
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Analytics
7 5 (35.71%) Adobe Analytics

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (71.43%) IIS
1 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 8 (57.14%) Apache Solr
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (35.71%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Google Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Intranet
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
1 11 (78.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Angular Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (21.43%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (21.43%) HTML Developer
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
2 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) HTML5
2 6 (42.86%) Classic ASP
2 6 (42.86%) Middleware
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) GWT
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
4 2 (14.29%) Smart GWT
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SEO
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Tag Management
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Hyperic
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper