The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 84 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 68 69 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.12% 2.92% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.92% 6.74% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 44 42
Average daily rate
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£400 £285 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% +0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £150.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +316.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1381 1023 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.09% 43.29% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 567 504
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 65 82
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -40.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -33 45 £400 +60.00% 15
South Yorkshire -11 16 £300 -5.51% 4
North Yorkshire -7 1 £418 +7.87% 1
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 128 (96.24%) Linux
2 103 (77.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (58.65%) Windows
4 44 (33.08%) Firewall
5 41 (30.83%) Cisco
6 39 (29.32%) UNIX
7 35 (26.32%) Migration
7 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (24.81%) Oracle
9 32 (24.06%) Puppet
10 31 (23.31%) SQL
10 31 (23.31%) JBoss
11 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 28 (21.05%) Apache
11 28 (21.05%) VMware
12 26 (19.55%) Tomcat
13 25 (18.80%) Java
14 24 (18.05%) ITIL
15 23 (17.29%) Windows 2000 Server
15 23 (17.29%) Data Centre
16 22 (16.54%) DevOps
16 22 (16.54%) Jenkins
16 22 (16.54%) Opscode Chef
16 22 (16.54%) EMC
17 21 (15.79%) IBM
18 20 (15.04%) PowerShell
18 20 (15.04%) Bash Shell
19 19 (14.29%) SolarWinds
19 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
19 19 (14.29%) Oracle Database

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 31 (23.31%) JBoss
2 28 (21.05%) Apache
3 26 (19.55%) Tomcat
4 18 (13.53%) IIS
5 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 13 (9.77%) Node.js
7 10 (7.52%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.01%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.01%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.50%) nginx
9 2 (1.50%) Confluence
10 1 (0.75%) Jetty
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.26%) PaaS
1 3 (2.26%) IaaS
2 2 (1.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (33.08%) Firewall
2 18 (13.53%) SAN
3 14 (10.53%) NAS
4 13 (9.77%) MPLS
4 13 (9.77%) BGP
5 11 (8.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (6.02%) DNS
6 8 (6.02%) WAN
7 6 (4.51%) VPN
8 5 (3.76%) Internet
8 5 (3.76%) EIGRP
8 5 (3.76%) VRRP
8 5 (3.76%) OSPF
8 5 (3.76%) HSRP
9 3 (2.26%) FWSM
10 2 (1.50%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.75%) HTTP
11 1 (0.75%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 18 (13.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (12.78%) MySQL
5 11 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (6.02%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.02%) Informix
7 8 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 7 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (5.26%) Data Mart
8 7 (5.26%) BODI
9 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.26%) CouchDB
10 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (16.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.27%) JIRA
2 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.01%) Selenium
3 4 (3.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.01%) Subversion
4 3 (2.26%) Maven
5 2 (1.50%) MSI
5 2 (1.50%) JUnit
5 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.50%) Hudson
5 2 (1.50%) FishEye
6 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.75%) Gradle
6 1 (0.75%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.75%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.75%) Ant
6 1 (0.75%) Gerrit
General
1 14 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Games
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (14.29%) DBA
2 16 (12.03%) Administrator
3 14 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
4 13 (9.77%) Architect
5 10 (7.52%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (6.77%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (6.77%) UNIX Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Senior UNIX Engineer
8 7 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 7 (5.26%) Test Manager
8 7 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.76%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (3.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.28%) .NET
2 8 (6.02%) Java EE
3 7 (5.26%) Web Services
4 6 (4.51%) Middleware
5 3 (2.26%) J2EE
5 3 (2.26%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.26%) Kafka
6 1 (0.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.75%) XML
6 1 (0.75%) LAMP
6 1 (0.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.77%) IBM XIV
3 8 (6.02%) Clustering
3 8 (6.02%) Smart Meter
3 8 (6.02%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.01%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.75%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) DTV
7 1 (0.75%) Tandem
7 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 128 (96.24%) Linux
2 103 (77.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (58.65%) Windows
4 39 (29.32%) UNIX
5 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (17.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (12.78%) Windows 2000
9 13 (9.77%) Solaris
10 8 (6.02%) CentOS
11 6 (4.51%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.76%) AIX
13 4 (3.01%) SUSE
13 4 (3.01%) Debian
14 1 (0.75%) Fedora
14 1 (0.75%) HPUX
14 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.32%) Migration
2 24 (18.05%) ITIL
3 22 (16.54%) DevOps
4 17 (12.78%) Load Balancing
5 15 (11.28%) E-Commerce
6 14 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (9.02%) Project Management
7 12 (9.02%) Change Management
8 11 (8.27%) Configuration Management
8 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.77%) Incident Management
9 9 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.26%) ETL
11 7 (5.26%) Data Management
11 7 (5.26%) Build Automation
12 6 (4.51%) Integration Testing
12 6 (4.51%) Capacity Management
12 6 (4.51%) System Integration Testing
13 5 (3.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.31%) SQL
2 25 (18.80%) Java
3 20 (15.04%) PowerShell
3 20 (15.04%) Bash Shell
4 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.78%) PL/SQL
5 17 (12.78%) VB
6 15 (11.28%) Shell Script
7 14 (10.53%) Python
7 14 (10.53%) PHP
8 12 (9.02%) Perl
9 7 (5.26%) Korn
10 6 (4.51%) Ruby
11 3 (2.26%) C++
12 2 (1.50%) C
13 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.76%) CCNP
2 5 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) CCIE
3 4 (3.01%) CCSP
3 4 (3.01%) CISSP
4 2 (1.50%) CCNA
4 2 (1.50%) Degree
4 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.77%) vSphere
3 10 (7.52%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (3.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (3.01%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.01%) Docker
6 3 (2.26%) vCloud
6 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.50%) NFS
8 1 (0.75%) Squid
8 1 (0.75%) Xen
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.75%) Corosync
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) Varnish
8 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (24.06%) Puppet
2 22 (16.54%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (10.53%) Salt
4 12 (9.02%) Graphite
5 10 (7.52%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (6.77%) Cacti
6 9 (6.77%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (6.77%) Nagios
6 9 (6.77%) Foglight
6 9 (6.77%) Opsview
7 8 (6.02%) FortiGate
8 7 (5.26%) NetBackup
9 4 (3.01%) Ansible
10 3 (2.26%) vMotion
11 1 (0.75%) logstash
11 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.75%) yum
Vendors
1 41 (30.83%) Cisco
2 33 (24.81%) Oracle
3 28 (21.05%) VMware
4 22 (16.54%) EMC
5 21 (15.79%) IBM
6 19 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 18 (13.53%) NetApp
8 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
9 15 (11.28%) F5
10 14 (10.53%) HP
11 13 (9.77%) Veritas
12 12 (9.02%) CheckPoint
13 9 (6.77%) New Relic
14 7 (5.26%) Splunk
15 4 (3.01%) Sun
15 4 (3.01%) Juniper
16 3 (2.26%) BT
17 1 (0.75%) Aruba
17 1 (0.75%) Google
17 1 (0.75%) Atlassian