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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 59 76 101
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 63 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.57% 2.07% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 4.68% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 5
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £332
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £150.00 £23.22 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+545.99% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -13.63%
Red Hat
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
1072 940 1111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.70% 44.13% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 500 471
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 66 61
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £9.50 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +26 47 £225 -36.84% 10
South Yorkshire -8 10 £300 +9.09% 1
North Yorkshire +1 2 £388 - 6
East Yorkshire -3 2 £250 -16.66%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 69 (75.00%) Linux
2 40 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (42.39%) UNIX
4 30 (32.61%) Apache
5 29 (31.52%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (27.17%) Java
7 24 (26.09%) Tomcat
8 21 (22.83%) Solaris
9 20 (21.74%) Puppet
10 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
11 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
11 18 (19.57%) PHP
11 18 (19.57%) Oracle
12 17 (18.48%) Service Management
12 17 (18.48%) CentOS
13 16 (17.39%) OpenLDAP
13 16 (17.39%) Open Source
13 16 (17.39%) Redis
13 16 (17.39%) JMeter
14 15 (16.30%) Performance Testing
15 14 (15.22%) Validation
16 13 (14.13%) Workflow
16 13 (14.13%) VMware
16 13 (14.13%) AIX
16 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
16 13 (14.13%) Nagios
17 12 (13.04%) ITIL
17 12 (13.04%) Splunk
18 11 (11.96%) Incident Management
19 10 (10.87%) Debian

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 30 (32.61%) Apache
2 24 (26.09%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.78%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.43%) ATG Dynamo
5 4 (4.35%) Magnolia
5 4 (4.35%) CMS
5 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.09%) SAS
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) OpenLDAP
2 9 (9.78%) SAN
3 8 (8.70%) DNS
4 6 (6.52%) Internet
4 6 (6.52%) DHCP
5 5 (5.43%) Firewall
6 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.17%) PuTTY
7 2 (2.17%) SSH
7 2 (2.17%) HTTP
7 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.09%) SSL
8 1 (1.09%) VoIP
8 1 (1.09%) WAN
8 1 (1.09%) VPN
8 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.52%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (17.39%) Redis
3 10 (10.87%) MySQL
4 9 (9.78%) DB2
5 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.35%) Jackrabbit
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.17%) Informix
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.09%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) JMeter
2 9 (9.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.43%) Hudson
4 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.17%) Subversion
5 2 (2.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.09%) Ant
6 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Games
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) Architect
3 15 (16.30%) Technical Architect
4 13 (14.13%) UNIX Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Administrator
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) UNIX Operator
9 4 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.26%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Spring
1 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
1 2 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (1.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Open Source
2 9 (9.78%) Reference Data
2 9 (9.78%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.43%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (75.00%) Linux
2 40 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (42.39%) UNIX
4 21 (22.83%) Solaris
5 17 (18.48%) CentOS
6 13 (14.13%) AIX
7 10 (10.87%) Debian
8 7 (7.61%) Windows
9 5 (5.43%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.09%) HPUX
11 1 (1.09%) Fedora
11 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Service Management
2 15 (16.30%) Performance Testing
3 14 (15.22%) Validation
4 13 (14.13%) Workflow
4 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
5 12 (13.04%) ITIL
6 11 (11.96%) Incident Management
7 9 (9.78%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.78%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.43%) DevOps
10 4 (4.35%) Capacity Management
11 3 (3.26%) BCP
11 3 (3.26%) Project Management
11 3 (3.26%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.26%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.17%) Java
2 18 (19.57%) PHP
3 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.61%) SQL
5 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.35%) Perl
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) AWK
7 1 (1.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) COBIT
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.26%) vSphere
3 3 (3.26%) vCloud
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.09%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (21.74%) Puppet
2 13 (14.13%) Nagios
3 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.35%) SCOM
4 4 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.26%) EMC Navisphere
5 3 (3.26%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (3.26%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.17%) Hyperic
6 2 (2.17%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.17%) Control-M
7 1 (1.09%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Oracle
2 13 (14.13%) VMware
3 12 (13.04%) Splunk
4 9 (9.78%) HP
5 8 (8.70%) JBoss
6 7 (7.61%) EMC
7 5 (5.43%) IBM
7 5 (5.43%) NetApp
7 5 (5.43%) ATG
8 4 (4.35%) Symantec
8 4 (4.35%) Cisco
9 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.26%) McAfee
10 2 (2.17%) Dell
11 1 (1.09%) Citrix
11 1 (1.09%) Hyperion
11 1 (1.09%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.09%) Draytek
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