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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 45 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.76% 4.35% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 5.98% 8.88% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
Median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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 £38.75 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+76.13% -45.00%

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
117 214 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.47% 48.97% 51.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 136 67
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £587 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 12
Median hourly rate £17.84 £9.00 £10.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.16% -12.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £8.50 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.77 £16.00 £15.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (40.00%) SUSE
5 4 (40.00%) Replication
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Symmetrix
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (40.00%) VMS
5 4 (40.00%) NFS
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Sun
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Veritas
5 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) AIX
5 4 (40.00%) Solaris
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) LDAP
5 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (40.00%) NAS
5 4 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager

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%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) 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
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (10.00%) HBase
4 1 (10.00%) Informix
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
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%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) Symmetrix
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) RIA
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%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
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%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (10.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk