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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 60 61 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 61 59 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.59% 2.66% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 5.97% 5.74% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 17
Average daily rate
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£334 £283 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.14% -15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £86.25 £33.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.36% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -36.00%
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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
1021 1027 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.41% 46.24% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 529 583
Average daily rate £335 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £446 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 77 79
Average hourly rate £12.62 £23.13 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.42% +40.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 August 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
West Yorkshire +4 43 £250 +13.63% 17
South Yorkshire 0 12 £318 +22.70% 4
North Yorkshire - 2 £388 - 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
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England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 62 (75.61%) Linux
2 42 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (42.68%) UNIX
4 31 (37.80%) Apache
5 27 (32.93%) Java
6 23 (28.05%) Tomcat
6 23 (28.05%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (26.83%) Oracle
8 18 (21.95%) Open Source
9 16 (19.51%) JMeter
9 16 (19.51%) PHP
9 16 (19.51%) OpenLDAP
9 16 (19.51%) Redis
9 16 (19.51%) Performance Testing
10 14 (17.07%) Validation
11 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
11 13 (15.85%) Solaris
11 13 (15.85%) CentOS
12 12 (14.63%) Service Management
12 12 (14.63%) VMware
13 11 (13.41%) Debian
13 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
14 10 (12.20%) SC Cleared
14 10 (12.20%) WebSphere
14 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
14 10 (12.20%) Finance
14 10 (12.20%) ITIL
14 10 (12.20%) IBM
14 10 (12.20%) SAN
14 10 (12.20%) AIX

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 31 (37.80%) Apache
2 23 (28.05%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.20%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.32%) Magnolia
4 6 (7.32%) CMS
5 5 (6.10%) ATG Dynamo
6 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.22%) SAS
8 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (12.20%) SAN
3 8 (9.76%) Internet
4 5 (6.10%) Firewall
5 4 (4.88%) DNS
6 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.66%) LAN
6 3 (3.66%) WAN
6 3 (3.66%) DHCP
7 2 (2.44%) HTTP
7 2 (2.44%) VPN
7 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.44%) SSH
7 2 (2.44%) PuTTY
8 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (19.51%) Redis
3 10 (12.20%) MySQL
3 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.98%) DB2
5 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (7.32%) Jackrabbit
6 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.44%) Informix
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) JMeter
2 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.54%) Hudson
4 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.44%) JIRA
5 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.22%) Ant
6 1 (1.22%) Maven
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Publishing
3 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Architect
2 16 (19.51%) Analyst
3 15 (18.29%) Technical Architect
4 13 (15.85%) Administrator
5 11 (13.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (12.20%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Linux Support
10 2 (2.44%) WebLogic Specialist
10 2 (2.44%) Systems Integrator
10 2 (2.44%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.44%) Data Centre Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.44%) Spring
2 2 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.22%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Open Source
2 9 (10.98%) Reference Data
2 9 (10.98%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.66%) Clustering
3 3 (3.66%) NHS
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.22%) HACMP
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
5 1 (1.22%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (75.61%) Linux
2 42 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (42.68%) UNIX
4 13 (15.85%) Solaris
4 13 (15.85%) CentOS
5 11 (13.41%) Debian
6 10 (12.20%) AIX
7 9 (10.98%) Windows
8 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Performance Testing
2 14 (17.07%) Validation
3 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
4 12 (14.63%) Service Management
5 10 (12.20%) ITIL
6 9 (10.98%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.98%) Data Architecture
7 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.76%) Workflow
8 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.10%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.66%) Web Development
11 3 (3.66%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.66%) Capacity Management
11 3 (3.66%) Project Management
11 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Management
12 2 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.93%) Java
2 16 (19.51%) PHP
3 5 (6.10%) Perl
3 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.44%) SQL
5 1 (1.22%) Python
5 1 (1.22%) AWK
5 1 (1.22%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) COBIT
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.22%) GPFS
4 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Puppet
2 7 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.32%) Nagios
4 3 (3.66%) Control-M
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.44%) Foglight
5 2 (2.44%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.22%) SCOM
6 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Oracle
2 12 (14.63%) VMware
3 10 (12.20%) IBM
4 8 (9.76%) HP
5 6 (7.32%) Splunk
6 5 (6.10%) ATG
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.10%) JBoss
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco
7 4 (4.88%) EMC
8 3 (3.66%) NetApp
8 3 (3.66%) BMC
9 1 (1.22%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.22%) Citrix
9 1 (1.22%) Dell
9 1 (1.22%) Sun
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