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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 2.65% -
As % of the Vendors category - 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
Red Hat
East of England

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
74 70 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 50.68% 37.04% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 27
Average daily rate £380 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.13 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.62% +54.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £25.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Web Design
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) ForgeRock
1 3 (75.00%) OpenAM
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) OpenAM
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ForgeRock