The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 18 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.02% - 5.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £22.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
+29.64% -5.85%
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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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 65.66% 35.71% 56.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 8 16
Average daily rate £335 £231 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.33% -33.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £215 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £423 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas