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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 63 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% 0.78% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 1.66% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£253 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.31%
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%
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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
275 241 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.63% 47.07% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 114 110
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 16
Average hourly rate £13.13 £18.97 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.81% +45.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £14.44 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £22.50 £21.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 -17 5 £153 -53.07% 5
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (47.22%) Windows
6 16 (44.44%) Open Source
7 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
8 12 (33.33%) RHCE
9 11 (30.56%) IIS
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (30.56%) Hyperic
10 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (27.78%) JBoss
10 10 (27.78%) Clustering
10 10 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
11 9 (25.00%) Java
12 8 (22.22%) SOAP
12 8 (22.22%) BMC
12 8 (22.22%) Spring
12 8 (22.22%) Scala
12 8 (22.22%) JSON
12 8 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (22.22%) REST
12 8 (22.22%) Apache Camel
13 6 (16.67%) AIX
13 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 6 (16.67%) Puppet
13 6 (16.67%) DevOps

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 10 (27.78%) JBoss
3 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
5 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) nginx
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
6 1 (2.78%) MediaWiki
6 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) IaaS
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) IPv6
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.78%) OSPF
2 1 (2.78%) BGP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Hudson
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) SOAP
1 8 (22.22%) Spring
1 8 (22.22%) JSON
1 8 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
1 8 (22.22%) REST
1 8 (22.22%) Apache Camel
2 4 (11.11%) Memcached
2 4 (11.11%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Open Source
2 10 (27.78%) Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) LPAR
4 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) AIX
6 5 (13.89%) CentOS
7 3 (8.33%) UNIX
8 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 6 (16.67%) DevOps
2 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.78%) Database Theory
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database Theory
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) Scala
3 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) Korn
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) RHCE
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (11.11%) VCP5
4 2 (5.56%) RHCSA
4 2 (5.56%) RHCT
4 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (2.78%) Postfix
3 1 (2.78%) XenServer
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Hyperic
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
4 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (11.11%) StatsD
4 4 (11.11%) Ansible
4 4 (11.11%) Graphite
5 3 (8.33%) ZABBIX
6 2 (5.56%) Nagios
6 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Dell
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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