The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category - - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Vendors Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 23.33% 40.00% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £338 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.86% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £285 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £9.75 £12.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -50.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £16.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Red Hat
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script