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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 45 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 16 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.23% 1.40% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 4.92% 3.43% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Average daily rate
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£155 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +57.89%
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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
325 233 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 45.39% 40.81% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 129 103
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £14.60 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £90.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
(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
South Wales 0 6 £150 -55.55% 1
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UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Windows
4 17 (50.00%) VMware
4 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (44.12%) Open Source
5 15 (44.12%) JBoss
6 11 (32.35%) Java
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
6 11 (32.35%) IIS
6 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (32.35%) MongoDB
6 11 (32.35%) Hyperic
7 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (29.41%) Clustering
8 9 (26.47%) SOAP
8 9 (26.47%) Scala
8 9 (26.47%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (26.47%) REST
9 8 (23.53%) Apache Camel
9 8 (23.53%) Puppet
9 8 (23.53%) Spring
9 8 (23.53%) JSON
9 8 (23.53%) BMC
10 6 (17.65%) RHCE
10 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (17.65%) DevOps
11 5 (14.71%) Line Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 15 (44.12%) JBoss
2 11 (32.35%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) WildFly
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
1 11 (32.35%) MongoDB
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Build Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) SOAP
1 9 (26.47%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (26.47%) REST
2 8 (23.53%) Apache Camel
2 8 (23.53%) Spring
2 8 (23.53%) JSON
3 2 (5.88%) Memcached
3 2 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Open Source
2 10 (29.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) DTV
4 1 (2.94%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Windows
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 4 (11.76%) CentOS
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.82%) AIX
7 2 (5.88%) Fedora
8 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps
3 5 (14.71%) Line Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) Scala
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Korn
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) RHCE
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) RHCT
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.88%) RHCSA
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) VCP5
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Hyperic
2 8 (23.53%) Puppet
3 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (11.76%) SCCM
4 3 (8.82%) Ansible
5 2 (5.88%) Nagios
5 2 (5.88%) Graphite
5 2 (5.88%) StatsD
5 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.94%) SELinux
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (23.53%) BMC
3 4 (11.76%) Apple
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Dell