The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Yorkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 27 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.41% 0.89% 3.56%
As % of the Vendors category 6.78% 2.05% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate £280 £235 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -29.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £235 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £235 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £355 £463
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -23.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £29.13
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -0.85%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 146 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.28% 43.45% 53.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 81 70
Average daily rate £305 £360 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.41% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 18
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 7 £280 - 1
Rotherham - 2 - -
Doncaster - - - - 1
Red Hat
Yorkshire

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) BMC
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
6 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (25.00%) CentOS
6 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Magnolia
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) HACMP
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) Debian
6 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Foglight
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) BMC
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix