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 Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Yorkshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 76 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 21 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.25% 3.26% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 6.83% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 22
Average daily rate
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£485 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.57% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £125 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £484 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+81.25% -42.85%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
660 717 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.38% 47.67% 46.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 353 445
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 37 47
Average hourly rate £12.75 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £38.05 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
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Yorkshire

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Leeds -26 19 £478 +43.60% 7
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (84.00%) Apache
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Tomcat
3 17 (68.00%) Open Source
4 16 (64.00%) OpenLDAP
4 16 (64.00%) Redis
4 16 (64.00%) PHP
4 16 (64.00%) JMeter
4 16 (64.00%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (60.00%) Performance Testing
6 14 (56.00%) Validation
7 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) Data Architecture
7 9 (36.00%) Reference Data
7 9 (36.00%) Data Integration
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle
9 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (20.00%) UNIX
11 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (12.00%) HP
11 3 (12.00%) Solaris
11 3 (12.00%) VMware
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
12 2 (8.00%) Puppet
12 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
12 2 (8.00%) Firewall
12 2 (8.00%) WebSphere

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (84.00%) Apache
2 17 (68.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) SSH
3 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.00%) PuTTY
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (64.00%) Redis
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Architect
2 15 (60.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.00%) Spring
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (4.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Open Source
2 9 (36.00%) Reference Data
2 9 (36.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Debian
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Validation
3 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (36.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) CMMI
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Hyperic
2 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) ATG
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Hyperion