The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 51 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 24 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.39% 1.03% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.43% 2.09% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Red Hat
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
542 478 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 53.88% 49.28% 51.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 250 245
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 14
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £17.50 £9.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £22.50 £20.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (82.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (45.65%) Puppet
4 20 (43.48%) Unix
4 20 (43.48%) Windows
5 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
6 16 (34.78%) VPN
7 15 (32.61%) HTTP
7 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
8 14 (30.43%) Ansible
8 14 (30.43%) VMware
9 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
9 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing
10 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (26.09%) IPsec
11 11 (23.91%) Nagios
11 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
11 11 (23.91%) TeamCity
12 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
12 10 (21.74%) Ubuntu
12 10 (21.74%) DevOps
12 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
12 10 (21.74%) DNS
12 10 (21.74%) C
12 10 (21.74%) BGP
13 9 (19.57%) Workflow
13 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (19.57%) C#
13 9 (19.57%) C++
13 9 (19.57%) VBScript

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.17%) CloudBees
3 1 (2.17%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
2 16 (34.78%) VPN
3 15 (32.61%) HTTP
4 12 (26.09%) IPsec
5 10 (21.74%) BGP
5 10 (21.74%) DNS
6 9 (19.57%) DHCP
6 9 (19.57%) IPv6
6 9 (19.57%) Software-Defined Networking
7 7 (15.22%) SSL
8 5 (10.87%) SAN
9 3 (6.52%) Firewall
10 2 (4.35%) 3G
10 2 (4.35%) 3GPP
10 2 (4.35%) 4G
10 2 (4.35%) ATM
10 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.35%) LTE
10 2 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (23.91%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (19.57%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) DBA
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Support
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
1 9 (19.57%) CSS
1 9 (19.57%) XML
2 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.70%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.17%) ELK Stack
4 1 (2.17%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) WAP
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Public Cloud
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.17%) PKI
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (82.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (43.48%) Unix
3 20 (43.48%) Windows
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
5 10 (21.74%) Ubuntu
6 7 (15.22%) CentOS
7 3 (6.52%) SUSE
8 1 (2.17%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) Debian
8 1 (2.17%) Fedora
8 1 (2.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing
2 10 (21.74%) DevOps
3 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
3 9 (19.57%) Presales
3 9 (19.57%) Process Improvement
3 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
3 9 (19.57%) Workflow
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.04%) Open Source
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.52%) High Availability
9 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 3 (6.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) C
1 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) C++
2 9 (19.57%) VB
2 9 (19.57%) VBScript
3 7 (15.22%) Python
4 6 (13.04%) Perl
5 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.70%) AWK
6 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.70%) sed
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) MCSE
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) MCSA
2 6 (13.04%) MCSD
3 3 (6.52%) CCNA
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.35%) HNC
4 2 (4.35%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) VCP4
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
4 3 (6.52%) XenServer
5 2 (4.35%) KVM
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) NFS
6 1 (2.17%) Postfix
6 1 (2.17%) qmail
6 1 (2.17%) RHEV
6 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.17%) Varnish
6 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) Puppet
2 14 (30.43%) Ansible
3 11 (23.91%) Nagios
4 9 (19.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (6.52%) SELinux
6 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.35%) vRealize
7 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.17%) Cacti
7 1 (2.17%) Control-M
7 1 (2.17%) Kibana
7 1 (2.17%) logstash
7 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.17%) Plesk
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (2.17%) Salt
7 1 (2.17%) SCOM
7 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) IBM
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Remedy
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Veritas
7 1 (2.17%) CommVault
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) NetScout
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec