The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 40 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.82% 1.60% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 3.13% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £585 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.60%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 224 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 43.32% 51.14% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 133 124
Average daily rate £350 £400 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £26.00 £14.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% +74.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £15.25 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £36.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick 0 2 - -
Crawley +6 1 - - 1
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet