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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 36 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.37% 4.17% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 8.57% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Average daily rate
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£238 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +35.00%
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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
189 105 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 49.74% 48.61% 48.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 62 58
Average daily rate £400 £294 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 21
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.04 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £22.69 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (55.00%) ITIL
5 9 (45.00%) JBoss
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) EMC
6 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Puppet
8 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) HP
8 6 (30.00%) NetApp
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) IIS
8 6 (30.00%) Solaris
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 5 (25.00%) New Relic
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) VB
9 5 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 9 (45.00%) JBoss
2 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (30.00%) IIS
4 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (5.00%) Jetty
7 1 (5.00%) nginx
7 1 (5.00%) Confluence
7 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) DMZ
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (5.00%) PhantomJS
4 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) Gerrit
4 1 (5.00%) FishEye
4 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.00%) Gradle
4 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.00%) Ant
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.00%) Tandem
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Solaris
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) SUSE
6 2 (10.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) vCloud
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Squid
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 5 (25.00%) Foglight
3 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) EMC
3 6 (30.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) New Relic
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) Sun
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Veritas
7 1 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (5.00%) Splunk