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 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 5 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 2.25% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 4.17% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 6
Median daily rate £463 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £264 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
344 552 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.21% 54.12% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 297 220
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 9
Median hourly rate £30.91 £55.55 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.35% +146.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (40.00%) Ansible
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps
3 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (35.00%) CentOS
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Hudson
5 5 (25.00%) SIEM
5 5 (25.00%) GitHub
5 5 (25.00%) MySQL
5 5 (25.00%) JBoss
5 5 (25.00%) Clustering
5 5 (25.00%) Subversion
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Apache
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 3 (15.00%) Debian
8 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (10.00%) Java EE

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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) IMAP
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) MRTG
1 1 (5.00%) SMTP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Hudson
3 5 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) REST
1 3 (15.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Java EE
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Ehcache
3 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) JDBC
3 1 (5.00%) JMS
3 1 (5.00%) OSGi
3 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (5.00%) SAML
3 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (35.00%) CentOS
4 3 (15.00%) Debian
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) SIEM
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) Microservices
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Korn
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) Scala
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Ceph
2 1 (5.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (5.00%) iptables
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
2 1 (5.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.00%) Squid
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Ansible
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Terraform
4 1 (5.00%) Cacti
4 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.00%) Nagios
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (5.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Axway
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Siebel
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Talend
3 1 (5.00%) VMware