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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 35 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 28 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.49% 0.47% 3.02%
As % of the Vendors category 10.18% 0.84% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 7
Average daily rate
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£300 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £264
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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
275 119 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.07% 55.87% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 58 63
Average daily rate £349 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £469 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.90 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.20 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
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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 - 28 £300 - 3
Red Hat
North East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 35 (79.55%) Linux
2 33 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (70.45%) Oracle
4 29 (65.91%) WebLogic
5 26 (59.09%) UNIX
6 23 (52.27%) Middleware
7 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
7 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
8 20 (45.45%) HP
8 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database
9 17 (38.64%) SQL
10 16 (36.36%) Java
10 16 (36.36%) SOA
10 16 (36.36%) OpenView
11 13 (29.55%) Firewall
11 13 (29.55%) Finance
11 13 (29.55%) JBoss
11 13 (29.55%) Perl
11 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
11 13 (29.55%) AquaLogic
12 12 (27.27%) Java EE
12 12 (27.27%) LDAP
13 11 (25.00%) DNS
14 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
14 10 (22.73%) Service Management
14 10 (22.73%) ITIL
15 9 (20.45%) Windows
16 8 (18.18%) AIX
16 8 (18.18%) Solaris
16 8 (18.18%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 29 (65.91%) WebLogic
2 13 (29.55%) JBoss
2 13 (29.55%) AquaLogic
3 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (4.55%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) LDAP
3 11 (25.00%) DNS
4 8 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (15.91%) SAN
6 6 (13.64%) SSH
6 6 (13.64%) LAN
6 6 (13.64%) WAN
6 6 (13.64%) VPN
7 3 (6.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX Support
3 4 (9.09%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) DBA
3 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Support Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Linux Support
4 3 (6.82%) Build Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.55%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) Middleware
2 12 (27.27%) Java EE
3 8 (18.18%) Web Services
4 5 (11.36%) J2EE
4 5 (11.36%) SOAP
5 4 (9.09%) JNDI
5 4 (9.09%) JDBC
5 4 (9.09%) JMS
6 3 (6.82%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (4.55%) LAMP
8 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Open Source
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.82%) HACMP
3 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) DataPower
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Linux
2 33 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (59.09%) UNIX
4 9 (20.45%) Windows
5 8 (18.18%) AIX
5 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 8 (18.18%) Solaris
6 3 (6.82%) HPUX
7 2 (4.55%) CentOS
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) SOA
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Service Management
3 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.36%) High Availability
5 5 (11.36%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Network Management
7 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.82%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.55%) Workflow
8 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma
9 1 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Java
3 13 (29.55%) Perl
3 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Korn
5 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (6.82%) C
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) NFS
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) KVM
3 3 (6.82%) RHEV
3 3 (6.82%) GPFS
3 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) OpenView
2 2 (4.55%) OVSD
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Oracle
2 20 (45.45%) HP
3 8 (18.18%) Informatica
4 5 (11.36%) IBM
5 4 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 3 (6.82%) Splunk
6 3 (6.82%) VMware
7 2 (4.55%) Axway
7 2 (4.55%) Siebel
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