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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 42 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.46% - 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% - 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £380
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -33.33%
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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 Swindon region.

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
186 170 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 42.76% 46.58% 50.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 111 112
Average daily rate £450 £425 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 8
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.71 £14.10 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.50 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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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
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) SELinux
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) SELinux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
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