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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 30 19 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.24% 6.49% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 12.24% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £22.69 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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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
122 98 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 50.62% 52.97% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 40 40
Average daily rate £378 £300 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 12
Average hourly rate £36.50 £22.69 £10.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% +120.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £9.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
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 17 December 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (54.55%) DB2
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) CLARiiON
3 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) ZABBIX
4 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (36.36%) vCloud
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) SCOM
4 4 (36.36%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) McAfee
4 4 (36.36%) BCP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) JBoss
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 4 (36.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
2 4 (36.36%) ZABBIX
2 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 4 (36.36%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) EMC
1 5 (45.45%) NetApp
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) McAfee
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle