The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 11 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.23% 6.45% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £510 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
Red Hat
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 59.68% 64.52% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 5
Average daily rate £323 £510 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.76% +23.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £10.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.34% -20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.86 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £11.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Red Hat
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Cygwin
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 2 (100.00%) SpaceWire
1 2 (100.00%) ECSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft