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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 106 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 31 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 1.04% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 2.56% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 35
Median daily rate £413 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £291 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.75%
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 1330 1373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.51% 40.77% 40.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 798 871
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 85 74
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 26 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
Gloucestershire +9 12 £375 -13.04% 4
Wiltshire +11 8 £475 +46.15% 1
Dorset +4 4 £400 -11.11%
Bristol -7 2 £330 -42.60% 4
Somerset - 2 £550 - 4
Devon -3 1 - -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 68 (98.55%) Linux
2 42 (60.87%) Unix
3 35 (50.72%) Puppet
4 34 (49.28%) Security Cleared
5 31 (44.93%) Perl
6 28 (40.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (37.68%) Solaris
7 26 (37.68%) TCP/IP
8 25 (36.23%) Python
9 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
10 21 (30.43%) VMware
11 20 (28.99%) JIRA
11 20 (28.99%) Java
12 19 (27.54%) Oracle
12 19 (27.54%) DevOps
13 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
13 18 (26.09%) Shell Script
14 17 (24.64%) DNS
14 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
15 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (21.74%) DHCP
15 15 (21.74%) Nagios
15 15 (21.74%) ITIL
15 15 (21.74%) Bash Shell
16 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
16 14 (20.29%) F5
16 14 (20.29%) Configuration Management
17 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
17 13 (18.84%) Samba
17 13 (18.84%) Hudson

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 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.49%) JBoss
3 8 (11.59%) Apache
4 6 (8.70%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.35%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (37.68%) TCP/IP
2 17 (24.64%) DNS
3 15 (21.74%) DHCP
4 12 (17.39%) Firewall
5 9 (13.04%) LDAP
6 7 (10.14%) HTTP
7 6 (8.70%) BIG-IP
7 6 (8.70%) FTP
7 6 (8.70%) HTTPS
7 6 (8.70%) IPsec
7 6 (8.70%) NAS
7 6 (8.70%) Network Security
7 6 (8.70%) tcpdump
7 6 (8.70%) VPN
7 6 (8.70%) Wireshark
8 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.45%) LAN
9 1 (1.45%) SAN
9 1 (1.45%) SSL
9 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) Hadoop
2 7 (10.14%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) JIRA
2 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
3 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
4 13 (18.84%) Hudson
5 4 (5.80%) Maven
5 4 (5.80%) Subversion
6 3 (4.35%) Ant
7 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Administrator
4 9 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Designer
6 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Unix Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Designer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Subject Matter Expert
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
2 10 (14.49%) jQuery
2 10 (14.49%) JSON
2 10 (14.49%) Spring
3 7 (10.14%) LAMP
4 6 (8.70%) J2EE
4 6 (8.70%) Node.js
5 3 (4.35%) Middleware
6 2 (2.90%) EJB
6 2 (2.90%) Web Services
7 1 (1.45%) CSS
7 1 (1.45%) Java EE
7 1 (1.45%) Java RMI
7 1 (1.45%) JDBC
7 1 (1.45%) JMS
7 1 (1.45%) JSP
7 1 (1.45%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.45%) OC4J
7 1 (1.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Clustering
2 7 (10.14%) Wiki
3 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.70%) iPad
4 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (98.55%) Linux
2 42 (60.87%) Unix
3 28 (40.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (37.68%) Solaris
5 11 (15.94%) CentOS
6 6 (8.70%) Windows
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.45%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) DevOps
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) ITIL
3 14 (20.29%) Configuration Management
4 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (15.94%) Kernel Tuning
4 11 (15.94%) TDD
5 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.70%) BCP
7 6 (8.70%) Business Continuity
7 6 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
7 6 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (8.70%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.35%) Open Source
9 2 (2.90%) Analytics
9 2 (2.90%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) Perl
2 25 (36.23%) Python
3 20 (28.99%) Java
4 18 (26.09%) Shell Script
5 15 (21.74%) Bash Shell
6 12 (17.39%) SQL
7 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
8 10 (14.49%) C#
8 10 (14.49%) C++
8 10 (14.49%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.35%) C
9 3 (4.35%) C-shell
10 1 (1.45%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (49.28%) Security Cleared
2 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
3 10 (14.49%) RHCE
4 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
1 13 (18.84%) Samba
2 12 (17.39%) vSphere
3 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.14%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.35%) NFS
5 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.90%) Docker
6 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 35 (50.72%) Puppet
2 15 (21.74%) Nagios
3 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (10.14%) yum
5 5 (7.25%) Ansible
6 2 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.45%) Icinga
7 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.45%) Pingdom
7 1 (1.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) VMware
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle
3 14 (20.29%) F5
4 9 (13.04%) NetApp
5 6 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.25%) TOWER Software
7 4 (5.80%) Veritas
8 2 (2.90%) Google
8 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.90%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.90%) Sun
9 1 (1.45%) HP
9 1 (1.45%) SAP
9 1 (1.45%) Splunk
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