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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 44 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 21 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.75% 1.34% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 2.51% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £360 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-40.29% +36.73%
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
357 517 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.79% 53.30% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 289 196
Median daily rate £416 £417 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% +11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 22
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £19.00
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 41 (95.35%) Linux
2 37 (86.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (37.21%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) VMware
4 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
5 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
5 14 (32.56%) HP
6 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 13 (30.23%) Ubuntu
6 13 (30.23%) High Availability
6 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
7 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
7 11 (25.58%) Unix
8 10 (23.26%) C
8 10 (23.26%) Oracle
8 10 (23.26%) VPN
8 10 (23.26%) DNS
8 10 (23.26%) HTTP
8 10 (23.26%) SAN
8 10 (23.26%) BGP
8 10 (23.26%) IPsec
8 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
8 10 (23.26%) Public Cloud
9 9 (20.93%) Software-Defined Networking
9 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
9 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
9 9 (20.93%) KVM
9 9 (20.93%) Presales
9 9 (20.93%) Puppet

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 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) GemFire
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.33%) CloudBees
4 1 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
2 10 (23.26%) BGP
2 10 (23.26%) DNS
2 10 (23.26%) HTTP
2 10 (23.26%) IPsec
2 10 (23.26%) SAN
2 10 (23.26%) VPN
3 9 (20.93%) DHCP
3 9 (20.93%) IPv6
3 9 (20.93%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (9.30%) SSL
5 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.65%) LDAP
7 1 (2.33%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.33%) HSRP
7 1 (2.33%) MPLS
7 1 (2.33%) NAS
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) HBase
3 1 (2.33%) OLTP
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
1 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) Gradle
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (20.93%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Support Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Linux Support
3 10 (23.26%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Linux Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Support Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
1 9 (20.93%) CSS
1 9 (20.93%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.33%) JSON
2 1 (2.33%) Kafka
2 1 (2.33%) LAMP
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.33%) Spring
2 1 (2.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (2.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Public Cloud
2 8 (18.60%) Clustering
3 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Linux
2 37 (86.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (37.21%) Windows
4 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.23%) Ubuntu
6 11 (25.58%) Unix
7 8 (18.60%) AIX
8 4 (9.30%) SUSE
9 3 (6.98%) CentOS
9 3 (6.98%) Debian
9 3 (6.98%) Solaris
9 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (4.65%) Fedora
10 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) High Availability
2 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
2 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
2 9 (20.93%) Presales
2 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
2 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
2 9 (20.93%) Workflow
3 8 (18.60%) DevOps
4 7 (16.28%) Compliance Management
5 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL
7 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
7 4 (9.30%) Software Distribution
8 3 (6.98%) Open Source
8 3 (6.98%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) Data Privacy
9 2 (4.65%) Threat Detection
10 1 (2.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 10 (23.26%) C
3 9 (20.93%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) C++
3 9 (20.93%) VB
3 9 (20.93%) VBScript
4 7 (16.28%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.98%) Java
8 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) C-shell
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
4 7 (16.28%) RHCE
5 6 (13.95%) MCSA
5 6 (13.95%) MCSD
5 6 (13.95%) MCSE
5 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) CCNP
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.33%) RHCA
7 1 (2.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
2 9 (20.93%) KVM
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (16.28%) vSphere
5 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.98%) NFS
6 2 (4.65%) Docker
6 2 (4.65%) XenApp
7 1 (2.33%) HDFS
7 1 (2.33%) Postfix
7 1 (2.33%) qmail
7 1 (2.33%) RHEV
7 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.33%) Varnish
7 1 (2.33%) vCloud
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Puppet
1 9 (20.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (16.28%) Ansible
2 7 (16.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.65%) Nagios
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.33%) Bacula
6 1 (2.33%) Cacti
6 1 (2.33%) Control-M
6 1 (2.33%) Kibana
6 1 (2.33%) logstash
6 1 (2.33%) Plesk
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.33%) Salt
6 1 (2.33%) SCOM
6 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) VMware
2 14 (32.56%) HP
3 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Oracle
5 8 (18.60%) EMC
6 4 (9.30%) Veritas
7 3 (6.98%) Citrix
7 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 3 (6.98%) NetApp
8 2 (4.65%) Altiris
8 2 (4.65%) Veeam
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco
9 1 (2.33%) CommVault
9 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.33%) NetScout
9 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.33%) Symantec