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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 54 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.22% 0.78% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.91% 1.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£406 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.09 £12.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+132.68% -63.23%
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
203 251 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.59% 39.34% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 162 89
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £189 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 14
Average hourly rate £14.60 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 7 £413 +15.78% 3
Newport - 2 £350 -
Red Hat
Wales

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
4 6 (31.58%) JBoss
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
6 4 (21.05%) Puppet
6 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (21.05%) Apple
6 4 (21.05%) DHCP
6 4 (21.05%) Maven
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) vSphere
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (15.79%) Use Case
7 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) HTTP
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) Internet

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (31.58%) JBoss
2 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) EAI Architect
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Use Case
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) EAI
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Apple
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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