The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 5.26% - -
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£517 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £28.88
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +21.21%
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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 Preston region.

Vendors Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 53 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 49.12% 50.48% 50.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 17
Average daily rate £407 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.35% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £462 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Preston region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Red Hat
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Struts
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) iPaaS
5 1 (16.67%) PaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) IBM

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (16.67%) iPaaS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Struts
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) AIX
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) IBM