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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.18% 1.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+76.13% -45.00%

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
41 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 48.24% 46.05% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 30
Median daily rate £425 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £134 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 4
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +22.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Preston region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Black Duck
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype
1 1 (50.00%) Veracode
1 1 (50.00%) VMware