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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.33% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
-44.37% -5.32%
Red Hat
Manchester

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
19 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 44.19% 14.29% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Average daily rate £370 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £11.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) CppUnit
3 3 (50.00%) WebSockets
3 3 (50.00%) Modbus
3 3 (50.00%) CCTV
3 3 (50.00%) SCADA
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Doxygen
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 1 (16.67%) Application Discovery
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Modbus
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CCTV
1 3 (50.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Application Discovery
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP