The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 48 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.70% 3.94% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 4.09% 10.00% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
Median daily rate £550 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £323 £286
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 £36.75 £29.09 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+26.35% +132.68%
Red Hat
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
171 110 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.50% 39.43% 53.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 69 73
Median daily rate £440 £275 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £199 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £488 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
Median hourly rate £8.50 £8.99 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -18.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (53.85%) DevOps
4 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) Puppet
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) Banking
8 7 (26.92%) HP
8 7 (26.92%) Unix
8 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
9 6 (23.08%) Security Patching
9 6 (23.08%) IBM
9 6 (23.08%) SUSE
9 6 (23.08%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) Clustering
10 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
10 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
10 5 (19.23%) NAS
10 5 (19.23%) EMC
10 5 (19.23%) SAN
10 5 (19.23%) Solaris
10 5 (19.23%) Apache
10 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
11 4 (15.38%) Mentoring

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (19.23%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.85%) FileNet
5 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) IaaS
1 3 (11.54%) PaaS
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) NAS
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DMZ
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) FCoE
3 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) Multicast
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) CouchDB
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) HBase
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) JUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
2 3 (11.54%) MSI
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Games Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) LAMP
2 2 (7.69%) Dropwizard
2 2 (7.69%) Kafka
2 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) Unix
5 6 (23.08%) SUSE
6 5 (19.23%) Solaris
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 3 (11.54%) AIX
8 3 (11.54%) CentOS
9 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
9 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps
2 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Security Patching
6 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
7 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 4 (15.38%) Release Management
8 3 (11.54%) Code Coverage
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (11.54%) High Availability
8 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Jython
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) DFS Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) SRDF
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (34.62%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Graphite
3 2 (7.69%) Salt
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.85%) collectd
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) HP
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) Veritas
5 2 (7.69%) Dell
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) DataSynapse
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Intel
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Sybase
6 1 (3.85%) TIBCO