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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 43 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.51% - 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% - 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
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£310 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.47%
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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
175 129 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 44.19% 42.16% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 101 128
Average daily rate £375 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £22.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram 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

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) BMC
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) yum
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Postfix
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) yum
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) BMC
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) F5