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 West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 101 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 44 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.49% 1.35% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 3.59% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 44
Median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.09 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+26.35% +132.68%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1265 1142 1275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.75% 37.48% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 662 839
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 101 74
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.19 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% +17.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Gloucestershire +4 16 £410 -3.52% 3
Dorset - 12 £393 -
Wiltshire -6 7 £488 +14.70%
Bristol -17 6 £450 +12.50% 2
Somerset +10 1 - -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 74 (97.37%) Linux
2 41 (53.95%) Security Cleared
3 40 (52.63%) Puppet
4 32 (42.11%) Perl
5 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
5 30 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (38.16%) Unix
7 28 (36.84%) ITIL
8 27 (35.53%) TCP/IP
9 25 (32.89%) Oracle
10 24 (31.58%) Python
11 23 (30.26%) VMware
11 23 (30.26%) Solaris
12 22 (28.95%) Samba
13 20 (26.32%) Finance
13 20 (26.32%) Configuration Management
13 20 (26.32%) Tomcat
13 20 (26.32%) JIRA
13 20 (26.32%) SC Cleared
14 18 (23.68%) CentOS
15 17 (22.37%) DV Cleared
15 17 (22.37%) RHCE
16 16 (21.05%) Java
16 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
17 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (18.42%) MySQL
17 14 (18.42%) LDAP
17 14 (18.42%) Firewall
18 13 (17.11%) DNS
18 13 (17.11%) Windows

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 20 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.79%) Apache
3 7 (9.21%) JBoss
4 6 (7.89%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.95%) Node.js
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) IIS
6 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.53%) TCP/IP
2 14 (18.42%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) LDAP
3 13 (17.11%) DNS
4 9 (11.84%) DHCP
5 8 (10.53%) HTTP
5 8 (10.53%) NAS
6 6 (7.89%) FTP
6 6 (7.89%) HTTPS
6 6 (7.89%) IPsec
6 6 (7.89%) Network Security
6 6 (7.89%) VPN
7 5 (6.58%) BIG-IP
7 5 (6.58%) tcpdump
7 5 (6.58%) Wireshark
8 4 (5.26%) SAN
9 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.32%) IPv6
10 1 (1.32%) Multicast
10 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) MySQL
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.95%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) JIRA
2 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.58%) Hudson
5 3 (3.95%) Ant
5 3 (3.95%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Electronics
2 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Administrator
2 10 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Developer
4 6 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Designer
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Designer
5 5 (6.58%) Unix Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Subject Matter Expert
7 3 (3.95%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) LAMP
2 8 (10.53%) J2EE
3 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
3 6 (7.89%) HTML
3 6 (7.89%) Spring
4 5 (6.58%) jQuery
4 5 (6.58%) JSON
5 3 (3.95%) SOAP
6 2 (2.63%) Middleware
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
7 1 (1.32%) .NET
7 1 (1.32%) CSS
7 1 (1.32%) EJB
7 1 (1.32%) Java RMI
7 1 (1.32%) JDBC
7 1 (1.32%) JSP
7 1 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.32%) OC4J
7 1 (1.32%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Wiki
2 9 (11.84%) Clustering
3 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.58%) iPad
6 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.95%) Ergonomics
7 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.32%) iSeries
8 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (97.37%) Linux
2 30 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (38.16%) Unix
4 23 (30.26%) Solaris
5 18 (23.68%) CentOS
6 13 (17.11%) Windows
7 8 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
9 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.32%) HPUX
11 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) ITIL
2 20 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 13 (17.11%) DevOps
4 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 8 (10.53%) Process Improvement
7 7 (9.21%) BCP
7 7 (9.21%) Business Continuity
7 7 (9.21%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.21%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.58%) Kernel Tuning
8 5 (6.58%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (6.58%) TDD
9 4 (5.26%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.11%) Perl
2 24 (31.58%) Python
3 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 16 (21.05%) Java
4 11 (14.47%) Shell Script
5 9 (11.84%) SQL
6 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.58%) C#
8 5 (6.58%) C++
9 4 (5.26%) AWK
9 4 (5.26%) sed
10 2 (2.63%) C
10 2 (2.63%) C-shell
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
11 1 (1.32%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 41 (53.95%) Security Cleared
2 20 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.37%) DV Cleared
3 17 (22.37%) RHCE
4 2 (2.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 22 (28.95%) Samba
3 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.58%) vSphere
5 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.26%) NFS
5 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.63%) Firmware
6 2 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (52.63%) Puppet
2 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (15.79%) Nagios
4 4 (5.26%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.95%) Ansible
5 3 (3.95%) Capistrano
6 2 (2.63%) yum
7 1 (1.32%) Hyperic
7 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Oracle
2 23 (30.26%) VMware
3 12 (15.79%) F5
3 12 (15.79%) NetApp
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.58%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.26%) IBM
6 4 (5.26%) Sun
7 3 (3.95%) HP
7 3 (3.95%) Veritas
8 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco
8 2 (2.63%) Dell
8 2 (2.63%) SAP
9 1 (1.32%) Citrix
9 1 (1.32%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.32%) Splunk
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