The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 105 94 123
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +29
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 170 222 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.03% 2.24% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 4.70% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 134 69
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
- +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.75 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +13.20%
Red Hat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3991 4727 4310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.70% 47.61% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2718 2229
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 206 275
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.59 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the South East region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the South East region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +15 90 £430 +7.50% 29
Berkshire +29 51 £418 +15.65% 10
Surrey -40 14 £425 +9.67% 17
Buckinghamshire -12 5 £425 -19.04% 5
Oxfordshire -17 5 £431 +15.00% 3
West Sussex - 3 £350 - 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 346 (92.76%) Linux
2 273 (73.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 167 (44.77%) VMware
4 122 (32.71%) Windows
4 122 (32.71%) Security Cleared
5 106 (28.42%) Oracle
6 102 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 94 (25.20%) SC Cleared
8 87 (23.32%) Unix
9 84 (22.52%) Microsoft
10 76 (20.38%) Perl
10 76 (20.38%) Puppet
11 72 (19.30%) ITIL
12 62 (16.62%) Solaris
13 59 (15.82%) Cisco
14 58 (15.55%) SAN
15 56 (15.01%) Finance
16 55 (14.75%) Shell Script
16 55 (14.75%) Firewall
16 55 (14.75%) AIX
16 55 (14.75%) Java
16 55 (14.75%) SQL
17 51 (13.67%) Apache
18 49 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
19 45 (12.06%) Python
19 45 (12.06%) Windows Server
20 44 (11.80%) DevOps
21 43 (11.53%) MySQL
21 43 (11.53%) CentOS
21 43 (11.53%) Bash Shell

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (13.67%) Apache
2 38 (10.19%) Tomcat
3 34 (9.12%) JBoss
4 24 (6.43%) WebSphere
5 23 (6.17%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.49%) IIS
7 10 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.41%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.61%) iPlanet
10 5 (1.34%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.34%) GemFire
10 5 (1.34%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.07%) WebSphere Process Server
12 3 (0.80%) Apache TomEE
12 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.80%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.54%) nginx
14 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.75%) MS Office
3 12 (3.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.88%) SAP hybris
3 4 (1.07%) assyst
4 1 (0.27%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.83%) IaaS
3 16 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.49%) SaaS
5 9 (2.41%) GitHub
6 8 (2.14%) PaaS
7 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.80%) Office 365
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 58 (15.55%) SAN
2 55 (14.75%) Firewall
3 30 (8.04%) DNS
3 30 (8.04%) SSL
4 26 (6.97%) TCP/IP
5 23 (6.17%) LDAP
6 22 (5.90%) FTP
7 19 (5.09%) HTTP
8 18 (4.83%) NetScaler
9 17 (4.56%) Internet
10 16 (4.29%) DHCP
11 14 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
11 14 (3.75%) NAS
12 11 (2.95%) IP Telephony
12 11 (2.95%) SSH
13 10 (2.68%) IPv6
13 10 (2.68%) VPN
14 8 (2.14%) Cisco IPT
14 8 (2.14%) Cisco ISE
14 8 (2.14%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.53%) MySQL
2 36 (9.65%) Oracle Database
3 28 (7.51%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (5.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 21 (5.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 20 (5.36%) SQL Server
7 19 (5.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (4.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 17 (4.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (4.02%) Hadoop
10 13 (3.49%) DB2
11 12 (3.22%) Big Data
12 11 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.95%) Relational Database
12 11 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (2.14%) OLTP
14 7 (1.88%) HBase
14 7 (1.88%) NoSQL
15 5 (1.34%) Apache Hive
16 4 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 30 (8.04%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.51%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.63%) Subversion
4 17 (4.56%) Oracle APEX
4 17 (4.56%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.75%) Gradle
5 14 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (3.49%) Artifactory
6 13 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (3.49%) Maven
7 10 (2.68%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.41%) JUnit
9 7 (1.88%) JIRA
10 6 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.61%) TortoiseSVN
11 5 (1.34%) Metasploit
12 4 (1.07%) Hudson
12 4 (1.07%) StarTeam
13 3 (0.80%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
General
1 56 (15.01%) Finance
2 23 (6.17%) Marketing
3 21 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.49%) Electronics
4 13 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.68%) Retail
6 9 (2.41%) Banking
6 9 (2.41%) Military
7 5 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.07%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (14.75%) Administrator
1 55 (14.75%) Architect
2 46 (12.33%) Linux Engineer
3 32 (8.58%) Linux Administrator
4 31 (8.31%) Systems Administrator
5 30 (8.04%) Infrastructure Architect
6 25 (6.70%) Support Engineer
7 24 (6.43%) Linux Support
8 23 (6.17%) Developer
8 23 (6.17%) Linux Specialist
9 21 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 19 (5.09%) DevOps Engineer
11 18 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (4.56%) Unix Administrator
13 16 (4.29%) Applications Support
13 16 (4.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 16 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
14 15 (4.02%) Consultant
15 13 (3.49%) Designer
16 12 (3.22%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.85%) CSS
2 30 (8.04%) HTML
3 27 (7.24%) Middleware
4 22 (5.90%) Web Services
5 17 (4.56%) Ajax
5 17 (4.56%) jQuery
5 17 (4.56%) LAMP
6 15 (4.02%) Spring
7 13 (3.49%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (3.49%) XML
8 11 (2.95%) .NET
8 11 (2.95%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (2.68%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (2.41%) J2EE
11 8 (2.14%) IBM Integration Bus
11 8 (2.14%) LAPP Stack
12 6 (1.61%) Kafka
12 6 (1.61%) SAML
12 6 (1.61%) Spring Boot
13 5 (1.34%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.12%) Clustering
2 25 (6.70%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.02%) Smart Meter
4 12 (3.22%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.22%) EMC VNX
4 12 (3.22%) PKI
5 9 (2.41%) EMC VMAX
6 8 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.61%) Replication
9 5 (1.34%) AS400
9 5 (1.34%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.34%) iSeries
10 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.07%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.07%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 346 (92.76%) Linux
2 273 (73.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 122 (32.71%) Windows
4 87 (23.32%) Unix
5 62 (16.62%) Solaris
6 55 (14.75%) AIX
7 49 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (12.06%) Windows Server
9 43 (11.53%) CentOS
10 23 (6.17%) Oracle Linux
10 23 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (5.90%) Ubuntu
12 10 (2.68%) Debian
13 8 (2.14%) Windows 7
14 7 (1.88%) SUSE
15 6 (1.61%) Fedora
15 6 (1.61%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.54%) VMS
18 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (19.30%) ITIL
2 44 (11.80%) DevOps
3 39 (10.46%) Configuration Management
4 32 (8.58%) High Availability
5 30 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (6.70%) Migration
8 22 (5.90%) Change Management
9 19 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (5.09%) Open Source
10 18 (4.83%) Project Management
10 18 (4.83%) TOGAF
11 17 (4.56%) Service Delivery
12 15 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (4.02%) ITIL V3
12 15 (4.02%) SOA
13 13 (3.49%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (3.49%) E-Commerce
13 13 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (3.49%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (20.38%) Perl
2 55 (14.75%) Java
2 55 (14.75%) Shell Script
2 55 (14.75%) SQL
3 45 (12.06%) Python
4 43 (11.53%) Bash Shell
5 28 (7.51%) JavaScript
6 25 (6.70%) PowerShell
7 19 (5.09%) PHP
7 19 (5.09%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.68%) C
8 10 (2.68%) Korn
8 10 (2.68%) Ruby
8 10 (2.68%) VB
8 10 (2.68%) VBScript
9 8 (2.14%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.88%) C++
11 6 (1.61%) C#
12 3 (0.80%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.27%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 122 (32.71%) Security Cleared
2 94 (25.20%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.77%) DV Cleared
4 21 (5.63%) Degree
5 15 (4.02%) RHCE
6 12 (3.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.14%) CCNA
8 8 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.14%) MCSE
9 6 (1.61%) CCNP
9 6 (1.61%) MCP
9 6 (1.61%) RHCSA
10 5 (1.34%) MCSA
10 5 (1.34%) RHCT
11 4 (1.07%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.80%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.80%) CEH
12 3 (0.80%) MCSD
12 3 (0.80%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.29%) SLA
2 13 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.61%) PA-DSS
5 5 (1.34%) JSP 440
6 4 (1.07%) QA
7 1 (0.27%) COBIT
7 1 (0.27%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 102 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (9.65%) vSphere
3 33 (8.85%) Hyper-V
4 30 (8.04%) Active Directory
5 29 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (6.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 19 (5.09%) Docker
8 17 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (2.95%) KVM
10 10 (2.68%) XenDesktop
10 10 (2.68%) XenServer
11 9 (2.41%) GlusterFS
12 8 (2.14%) Oracle Clusterware
12 8 (2.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (1.88%) vCloud
13 7 (1.88%) VMware ESX
14 6 (1.61%) NFS
14 6 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (1.34%) HDFS
15 5 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 76 (20.38%) Puppet
2 24 (6.43%) Ansible
3 23 (6.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 22 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (5.63%) NetBackup
6 18 (4.83%) Red Hat Satellite
7 16 (4.29%) EMC NetWorker
8 12 (3.22%) Nagios
9 11 (2.95%) Tivoli
10 10 (2.68%) Oracle ZFS
10 10 (2.68%) SCCM
11 8 (2.14%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (1.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 6 (1.61%) ZABBIX
14 4 (1.07%) Cacti
14 4 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.80%) Legato
15 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 3 (0.80%) SCOM
15 3 (0.80%) SCSM
Vendors
1 167 (44.77%) VMware
2 106 (28.42%) Oracle
3 84 (22.52%) Microsoft
4 59 (15.82%) Cisco
5 40 (10.72%) EMC
6 35 (9.38%) Veritas
7 34 (9.12%) HP
8 30 (8.04%) IBM
9 26 (6.97%) Citrix
10 21 (5.63%) SAP
11 20 (5.36%) Sun
12 18 (4.83%) CheckPoint
13 16 (4.29%) NetApp
14 15 (4.02%) F5
15 12 (3.22%) Juniper
16 11 (2.95%) Brocade
17 10 (2.68%) 3PAR
18 8 (2.14%) Splunk
19 7 (1.88%) hybris
19 7 (1.88%) StorageTek
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