The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 25 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.33% 1.92% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.48% 3.55% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £418 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +24.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+68.47% -42.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 141 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 53.78% 54.23% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 104 62
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
3 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) AppSense
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware