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 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 42 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.14% 4.53% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 3.74% 8.60% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Median daily rate £383 £438 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.57% +75.00%
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 Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 221 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.48% 52.74% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 138 52
Median daily rate £375 £400 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £587 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
Median hourly rate - £9.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.63%
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 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
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 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Sun
4 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Veritas
4 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) LDAP
4 4 (40.00%) VMS
4 4 (40.00%) NFS
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SRDF
4 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (40.00%) Veritas File System
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) SUSE
4 4 (40.00%) Replication
4 4 (40.00%) VMware

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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) LDAP
1 4 (40.00%) NAS
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) Symmetrix
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) SUSE
4 4 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) VMS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) OCP
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) NFS
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (40.00%) SRDF
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas File System
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) MuleSoft
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) Hortonworks