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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 113 98 100
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 31 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 1.39% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 3.48% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 15
Average daily rate £370 £385 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £297 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £44.44 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-44.37% +1.26%
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
1174 1265 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.23% 39.89% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 752 631
Average daily rate £356 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 72 56
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.03 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Wiltshire +12 19 £370 +13.84%
Gloucestershire +4 7 £400 -11.11% 5
Bristol -15 4 £350 -10.82% 5
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 30 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 24 (52.17%) Puppet
4 23 (50.00%) Python
5 22 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (43.48%) Oracle
7 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
7 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
8 16 (34.78%) ITIL
8 16 (34.78%) Perl
8 16 (34.78%) Finance
8 16 (34.78%) VMware
9 15 (32.61%) Samba
9 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
9 15 (32.61%) ITIL V3
10 14 (30.43%) Oracle Linux
11 13 (28.26%) AWK
11 13 (28.26%) CentOS
11 13 (28.26%) sed
12 12 (26.09%) Load Balancing
12 12 (26.09%) NetApp
12 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
13 11 (23.91%) NFS
13 11 (23.91%) DevOps
14 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
14 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (19.57%) Windows
15 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
16 8 (17.39%) Ansible

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.04%) nginx
2 6 (13.04%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.22%) DNS
3 5 (10.87%) DHCP
4 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
4 4 (8.70%) SSL
5 3 (6.52%) IPv6
5 3 (6.52%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) HTTP
6 2 (4.35%) IPsec
6 2 (4.35%) OpenVPN
6 2 (4.35%) OSPF
6 2 (4.35%) SSH
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.17%) Multicast
7 1 (2.17%) NAS
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.70%) Redis
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
4 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) SQLite
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
5 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.35%) Ant
6 2 (4.35%) GitLab
6 2 (4.35%) RSpec
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Designer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) Middleware
2 4 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.52%) LAMP
4 2 (4.35%) J2EE
4 2 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (4.35%) MCollective
4 2 (4.35%) REST
4 2 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 3 (6.52%) Wiki
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) Ergonomics
3 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 30 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (30.43%) Oracle Linux
4 13 (28.26%) CentOS
5 9 (19.57%) Windows
6 7 (15.22%) Unix
7 5 (10.87%) Solaris
8 4 (8.70%) Fedora
8 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (4.35%) CoreOS
10 2 (4.35%) SmartOS
10 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.17%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (2.17%) HPUX
11 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 16 (34.78%) ITIL
3 15 (32.61%) ITIL V3
4 12 (26.09%) Load Balancing
5 11 (23.91%) DevOps
6 8 (17.39%) Open Source
7 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Service Management
9 2 (4.35%) Analytics
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.35%) Change Management
9 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.35%) High Availability
9 2 (4.35%) Kanban
9 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) SOA
9 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) Python
2 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
3 16 (34.78%) Perl
4 13 (28.26%) AWK
4 13 (28.26%) sed
5 7 (15.22%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) RHCE
5 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Samba
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 11 (23.91%) NFS
4 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (13.04%) KVM
5 6 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.35%) Btrfs
6 2 (4.35%) Docker
6 2 (4.35%) iptables
6 2 (4.35%) LXC
6 2 (4.35%) Snort
6 2 (4.35%) Squid
6 2 (4.35%) Varnish
6 2 (4.35%) vCloud
6 2 (4.35%) vSphere
7 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (52.17%) Puppet
2 22 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (17.39%) Ansible
4 4 (8.70%) Ganglia
4 4 (8.70%) Graphite
4 4 (8.70%) Kibana
4 4 (8.70%) Nagios
4 4 (8.70%) Riemann
4 4 (8.70%) ZABBIX
5 2 (4.35%) Capistrano
5 2 (4.35%) CFEngine
5 2 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.35%) Nessus
5 2 (4.35%) OpenView
5 2 (4.35%) systemd
6 1 (2.17%) Hyperic
6 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) NetApp
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco
4 4 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.35%) Dell
5 2 (4.35%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) Sophos
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.17%) Sun
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