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 Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 53 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.22% 1.82% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 5.34% 4.43% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Median daily rate £375 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £338 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Red Hat
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
206 203 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 41.62% 41.01% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 134 140
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -6.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Newport +21 4 £375 +7.14%
Cardiff -18 3 £450 +20.00%
Red Hat
Wales

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) JBoss
5 8 (38.10%) Apache
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 6 (28.57%) J2EE
7 6 (28.57%) Maven
7 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) PKI
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 5 (23.81%) Perl
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Unix
8 5 (23.81%) HTTP
9 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 4 (19.05%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) SAN
9 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
10 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (14.29%) JVM Tuning

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (38.10%) Apache
1 8 (38.10%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) HTTP
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 3 (14.29%) SSH
5 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (9.52%) SSL
6 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Administrator
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 3 (14.29%) Java EE
2 3 (14.29%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) SAML
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PKI
2 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.76%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) JVM Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
1 3 (14.29%) yum
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.76%) nmon
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) CA
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) Juniper
4 2 (9.52%) PlateSpin
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.76%) IBM