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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 22 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 8 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.56% 4.31% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 7.48% 9.24% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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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
107 119 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.56% 46.67% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 60 46
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £196 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £28.13 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +0.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.55 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (53.85%) DB2
4 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
5 4 (30.77%) CMS
5 4 (30.77%) Debian
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Hudson
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (30.77%) Magnolia
5 4 (30.77%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) CLARiiON
7 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
7 2 (15.38%) Solaris
7 2 (15.38%) Symantec
7 2 (15.38%) Control-M
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) EMC
7 2 (15.38%) NetApp
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (30.77%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Magnolia
3 1 (7.69%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Hudson
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) Debian
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) EAI
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Control-M
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec
1 2 (15.38%) EMC
1 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee