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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 31 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.33% 0.88% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.53% 1.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
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
211 110 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 50.72% 48.25% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 61 44
Average daily rate £395 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.60% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 6
Average hourly rate £9.00 £9.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 9 (37.50%) DevOps
5 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) Puppet
6 7 (29.17%) Unix
6 7 (29.17%) Apache
6 7 (29.17%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) SUSE
7 6 (25.00%) IBM
7 6 (25.00%) Banking
7 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (20.83%) Subversion
8 5 (20.83%) JIRA
8 5 (20.83%) Selenium
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.83%) NAS
8 5 (20.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (20.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (20.83%) JBoss
8 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
8 5 (20.83%) Solaris
8 5 (20.83%) MySQL
8 5 (20.83%) LAMP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) FileNet
4 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) Jetty
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) IaaS
1 4 (16.67%) PaaS
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) NAS
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DMZ
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) IMAP
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.17%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
3 4 (16.67%) JUnit
3 4 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (16.67%) MSI
3 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) JConsole
4 1 (4.17%) JMeter
4 1 (4.17%) JProfiler
4 1 (4.17%) VisualVM
4 1 (4.17%) YourKit
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) TIBCO Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) LAMP
2 3 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.17%) Java EE
3 1 (4.17%) JMS
3 1 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) Unix
5 6 (25.00%) SUSE
6 5 (20.83%) Solaris
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.33%) CentOS
9 1 (4.17%) AIX
9 1 (4.17%) Debian
9 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (37.50%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (16.67%) Code Coverage
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 4 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (12.50%) High Availability
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Jython
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (20.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
3 1 (4.17%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (4.17%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) Varnish
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (29.17%) Puppet
3 3 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (4.17%) Cacti
4 1 (4.17%) Cobbler
4 1 (4.17%) Graphite
4 1 (4.17%) logstash
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) Salt
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) HP
2 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) EMC
3 5 (20.83%) Veritas
4 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
6 1 (4.17%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
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