The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 36 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.65% 1.09% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 2.34% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £344 £370 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £342 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £370 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £42.72
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -47.91%

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
135 171 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 39.82% 46.59% 40.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 125 118
Median daily rate £413 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £19.10 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle
3 11 (47.83%) Ansible
3 11 (47.83%) DevOps
4 10 (43.48%) Docker
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) JIRA
6 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
6 7 (30.43%) Performance Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (30.43%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Database Tuning
6 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) Confluence
6 7 (30.43%) WebCenter
6 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (30.43%) Kibana
6 7 (30.43%) Icinga
6 7 (30.43%) Microservices
6 7 (30.43%) Amazon Linux
6 7 (30.43%) logstash
6 7 (30.43%) Elastic Stack
6 7 (30.43%) Web Operations
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Confluence
1 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (30.43%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Java Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) WebOps Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (30.43%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Solaris
3 6 (26.09%) Unix
4 5 (21.74%) CentOS
5 3 (13.04%) Debian
6 2 (8.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) Database Tuning
3 7 (30.43%) Microservices
3 7 (30.43%) Performance Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
3 7 (30.43%) Web Operations
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Docker
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Ansible
2 7 (30.43%) Icinga
2 7 (30.43%) Kibana
2 7 (30.43%) logstash
3 3 (13.04%) Puppet
4 2 (8.70%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
6 2 (8.70%) Google
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) SaltStack
6 2 (8.70%) Sun
7 1 (4.35%) Bluefish Communications
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds