The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 56 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 15 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.13% 0.94% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 4.93% 2.28% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
Red Hat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
304 219 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 43.18% 41.32% 49.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 131 134
Average daily rate £350 £350 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 18
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +27.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.61 £12.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £22.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Oxford -17 1 £375 +11.11%
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 32 (82.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (46.15%) Puppet
4 15 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
5 14 (35.90%) Python
6 13 (33.33%) Firewall
6 13 (33.33%) Network Security
7 12 (30.77%) CentOS
7 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (30.77%) DevOps
8 11 (28.21%) Windows
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco
8 11 (28.21%) Juniper
9 9 (23.08%) VMware
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle
10 8 (20.51%) Web Services
10 8 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (17.95%) Confluence
11 7 (17.95%) WAN
11 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (17.95%) Migration
11 7 (17.95%) Network Design
11 7 (17.95%) JIRA
11 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
12 6 (15.38%) LAN

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (17.95%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
1 13 (33.33%) Network Security
2 7 (17.95%) WAN
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.38%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) LAN
4 3 (7.69%) DNS
5 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) OSPF
6 1 (2.56%) BGP
6 1 (2.56%) SMTP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Administrator
2 17 (43.59%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (28.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Data Centre Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 32 (82.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (30.77%) CentOS
4 11 (28.21%) Windows
5 4 (10.26%) Fedora
6 3 (7.69%) UNIX
7 2 (5.13%) Solaris
8 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) DevOps
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) Network Design
2 7 (17.95%) Migration
3 6 (15.38%) Open Source
4 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.56%) BCP
7 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 14 (35.90%) Python
2 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) CCNP
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) RHCE
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.38%) iptables
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Nagios
3 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.82%) Cacti
3 5 (12.82%) Icinga
4 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco
1 11 (28.21%) Juniper
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
4 5 (12.82%) CommVault
4 5 (12.82%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) F5
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