The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 51 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 21 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.92% 3.10% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 7.17% 6.03% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
Average daily rate £363 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +68.06%
Red Hat
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
293 199 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.69% 51.42% 58.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 134 106
Average daily rate £413 £365 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +48.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £482 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 19
Average hourly rate £21.93 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.60% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 21 £363 +20.83% 1
Red Hat
North East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 27 (79.41%) Linux
1 27 (79.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
3 15 (44.12%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) Oracle
4 14 (41.18%) Solaris
4 14 (41.18%) Axway
5 13 (38.24%) AIX
5 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
6 10 (29.41%) Clustering
6 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 9 (26.47%) Windows
7 9 (26.47%) Apache
7 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
8 8 (23.53%) Unix
8 8 (23.53%) SAP
8 8 (23.53%) Open Source
8 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
9 7 (20.59%) Xen
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle 10gAS
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (20.59%) Jetty
9 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) JBoss
2 7 (20.59%) Jetty
2 7 (20.59%) nginx
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle 10gAS
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Spatial
3 6 (17.65%) PowerExchange
4 2 (5.88%) Confluence
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) OpenShift
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) FTP
2 7 (20.59%) HTTP
2 7 (20.59%) IPsec
2 7 (20.59%) SSL
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) LAN
4 5 (14.71%) VPN
4 5 (14.71%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (20.59%) PowerCenter
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Log4j
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.88%) FishEye
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
1 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
1 7 (20.59%) Linux Support
2 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Technician
5 1 (2.94%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.94%) UX Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
1 7 (20.59%) J2EE
1 7 (20.59%) Servlets
2 6 (17.65%) Middleware
3 2 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (2.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) HACMP
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Linux
1 27 (79.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Solaris
3 13 (38.24%) AIX
4 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 8 (23.53%) Unix
6 3 (8.82%) CentOS
7 2 (5.88%) Fedora
7 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Open Source
3 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
3 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.65%) CRM
4 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.65%) High Availability
5 5 (14.71%) DevOps
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
5 5 (14.71%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) Six Sigma
5 5 (14.71%) Workflow
6 4 (11.76%) Web Operations
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) Perl
2 2 (5.88%) PHP
2 2 (5.88%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) RHCE
4 6 (17.65%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.59%) Xen
3 6 (17.65%) GPFS
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.88%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) logstash
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle
3 14 (41.18%) Axway
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 8 (23.53%) SAP
6 7 (20.59%) Genesys
6 7 (20.59%) Informatica
6 7 (20.59%) Sun
7 6 (17.65%) HP
7 6 (17.65%) Siebel
8 5 (14.71%) IBM
9 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.88%) SaltStack
9 2 (5.88%) Splunk
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