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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 106 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 39 75 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 2.34% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 5.91% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 57 61
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.59 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-30.03% -32.74%
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
1355 1268 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.41% 39.50% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 776 797
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 90 63
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.51 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 18 £420 -1.17% 2
Wiltshire -6 10 £450 +28.57% 1
Dorset +2 7 £396 -11.94% 1
Somerset +16 2 £550 +46.66% 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 82 (97.62%) Linux
2 47 (55.95%) Puppet
3 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 40 (47.62%) Perl
5 36 (42.86%) Unix
6 33 (39.29%) TCP/IP
7 31 (36.90%) Active Directory
8 30 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (34.52%) JIRA
9 29 (34.52%) Oracle
10 28 (33.33%) Solaris
11 27 (32.14%) Tomcat
12 26 (30.95%) Python
13 25 (29.76%) ITIL
14 24 (28.57%) Configuration Management
14 24 (28.57%) VMware
15 23 (27.38%) Samba
16 22 (26.19%) Java
16 22 (26.19%) CentOS
17 21 (25.00%) DV Cleared
18 20 (23.81%) RHCE
19 19 (22.62%) DevOps
20 18 (21.43%) SC Cleared
20 18 (21.43%) MySQL
20 18 (21.43%) Finance
21 17 (20.24%) Bash Shell
22 16 (19.05%) Wiki
22 16 (19.05%) F5
22 16 (19.05%) LAMP
22 16 (19.05%) Firewall

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 27 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 16 (19.05%) Apache
3 10 (11.90%) JBoss
4 7 (8.33%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.57%) Confluence
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
6 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (39.29%) TCP/IP
2 16 (19.05%) Firewall
3 15 (17.86%) LDAP
4 13 (15.48%) DNS
5 9 (10.71%) DHCP
5 9 (10.71%) HTTP
5 9 (10.71%) NAS
6 7 (8.33%) FTP
6 7 (8.33%) HTTPS
6 7 (8.33%) IPsec
6 7 (8.33%) Network Security
6 7 (8.33%) VPN
7 6 (7.14%) BIG-IP
7 6 (7.14%) tcpdump
7 6 (7.14%) Wireshark
8 4 (4.76%) SAN
9 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.19%) Multicast
10 1 (1.19%) SSL
10 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) MySQL
2 10 (11.90%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) Big Data
5 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (34.52%) JIRA
2 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.90%) Hudson
4 4 (4.76%) Maven
5 3 (3.57%) Ant
6 2 (2.38%) Subversion
7 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Electronics
2 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.38%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) Administrator
2 11 (13.10%) Developer
2 11 (13.10%) Java Developer
2 11 (13.10%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (11.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.52%) Designer
5 8 (9.52%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Designer
7 6 (7.14%) Unix Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Subject Matter Expert
8 4 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.05%) LAMP
2 11 (13.10%) HTML
3 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
3 10 (11.90%) jQuery
3 10 (11.90%) JSON
3 10 (11.90%) Spring
4 9 (10.71%) J2EE
5 6 (7.14%) Node.js
6 2 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.38%) Middleware
6 2 (2.38%) SOAP
6 2 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (1.19%) .NET
7 1 (1.19%) CSS
7 1 (1.19%) EJB
7 1 (1.19%) Java RMI
7 1 (1.19%) JDBC
7 1 (1.19%) JSP
7 1 (1.19%) OC4J
7 1 (1.19%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Wiki
2 9 (10.71%) Clustering
3 8 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.14%) iPad
5 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.38%) Ergonomics
8 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.19%) iSeries
9 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (97.62%) Linux
2 36 (42.86%) Unix
3 30 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (33.33%) Solaris
5 22 (26.19%) CentOS
6 10 (11.90%) Windows
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (4.76%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.19%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (1.19%) HPUX
11 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) ITIL
2 24 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 19 (22.62%) DevOps
4 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.90%) TDD
7 9 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (9.52%) BCP
8 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity
8 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (9.52%) Process Improvement
9 6 (7.14%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.95%) Kernel Tuning
10 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.76%) Capacity Management
11 4 (4.76%) Open Source
12 3 (3.57%) Analytics
12 3 (3.57%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) Perl
2 26 (30.95%) Python
3 22 (26.19%) Java
4 17 (20.24%) Bash Shell
5 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.29%) SQL
6 10 (11.90%) C#
6 10 (11.90%) C++
6 10 (11.90%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.57%) C
7 3 (3.57%) C-shell
8 2 (2.38%) PHP
9 1 (1.19%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.19%) Korn
Qualifications
1 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 21 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 20 (23.81%) RHCE
4 18 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) Degree
6 1 (1.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (36.90%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.38%) Samba
3 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (7.14%) vSphere
6 5 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.57%) NFS
9 2 (2.38%) Firmware
9 2 (2.38%) Xen
10 1 (1.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 47 (55.95%) Puppet
2 16 (19.05%) Nagios
3 13 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.14%) Ansible
5 4 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.38%) Capistrano
6 2 (2.38%) yum
6 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.19%) Hyperic
7 1 (1.19%) Icinga
7 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.19%) Pingdom
7 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Oracle
2 24 (28.57%) VMware
3 16 (19.05%) F5
4 10 (11.90%) NetApp
5 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.76%) IBM
6 4 (4.76%) Sun
7 3 (3.57%) Veritas
8 2 (2.38%) Cisco
8 2 (2.38%) Dell
8 2 (2.38%) HP
8 2 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.19%) Citrix
9 1 (1.19%) Google
9 1 (1.19%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.19%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.19%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.19%) Splunk
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