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 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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 113 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 16 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 1.46% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 3.40% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 27
Average daily rate £281 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £249 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £408 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -23.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.88 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.60%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1149 882 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.73% 42.96% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 403 518
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 61
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire +9 12 £280 +19.14% 2
West Yorkshire -40 4 £380 +8.57% 14
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) UNIX
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
5 6 (31.58%) IBM
5 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (26.32%) HP
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
6 5 (26.32%) Apache
6 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) Internet
7 4 (21.05%) Service Management
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) EMC
8 3 (15.79%) SAN
8 3 (15.79%) BMC
8 3 (15.79%) NetApp
8 3 (15.79%) Sun
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Magnolia
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (5.26%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Hudson
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) HACMP
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) UNIX
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Solaris
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) CentOS
7 2 (10.53%) AIX
7 2 (10.53%) Debian
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Foglight
2 1 (5.26%) Control-M
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) BMC
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) Sun
7 2 (10.53%) JBoss
8 1 (5.26%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
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