The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 43 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 28 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.62% 1.24% -
As % of the Vendors category 9.18% 3.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 0
Average daily rate
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£419 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £32.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-10.24% -6.47%
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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 Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
305 301 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.41% 37.30% 42.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 179 98
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 15
Average hourly rate £13.73 £11.05 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.20% -26.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.53 £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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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
South Wales +8 12 £406 +14.03% 5
West Wales +10 1 £450 +12.50% 1
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 34 (75.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (46.67%) JBoss
4 19 (42.22%) Line Management
5 17 (37.78%) Puppet
6 16 (35.56%) DNS
7 12 (26.67%) Windows
8 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
9 10 (22.22%) Middleware
10 9 (20.00%) VMware
10 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.00%) HTTP
10 9 (20.00%) WildFly
10 9 (20.00%) DevOps
11 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
12 7 (15.56%) RHCE
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle
12 7 (15.56%) Maven
12 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
13 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
13 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (13.33%) JVM Tuning
13 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
13 6 (13.33%) J2EE
13 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
13 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
14 5 (11.11%) ITIL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 21 (46.67%) JBoss
2 9 (20.00%) WildFly
3 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.89%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) DNS
2 9 (20.00%) HTTP
3 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) DHCP
5 3 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (4.44%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) IPv4
7 1 (2.22%) Firewall
7 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.56%) Maven
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Electronics
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.33%) Administrator
2 5 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Middleware Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) EAI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Middleware
2 6 (13.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) LAMP
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) DTV
1 3 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 34 (75.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Fedora
7 1 (2.22%) UNIX
7 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Line Management
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) DevOps
3 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.33%) JVM Tuning
3 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.67%) Use Case
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) Kanban
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.22%) TDD
7 1 (2.22%) EAI
7 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (11.11%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) Ruby
3 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.67%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) RHCE
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.67%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) VMware
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Apple
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
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