The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 27 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.49% - 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 6.90% - 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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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 Suffolk region.

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
87 63 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.10% 35.59% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 31 52
Average daily rate £375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 8
Average hourly rate £23.13 £23.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +32.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.63 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Apache CXF
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) ForgeRock
2 5 (83.33%) OpenAM
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Docker
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (33.33%) OSGi
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (33.33%) IaaS
5 2 (33.33%) JPA
5 2 (33.33%) CentOS
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Java Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Apache CXF
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (33.33%) OSGi
4 2 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) OpenAM
2 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) ForgeRock