Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Red Hat
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 +4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.17% - 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Belfast median daily rate - - £338
County Antrim median daily rate - - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Belfast.

All Vendors
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 238 135 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 40.55% 50.56% 53.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 74 39
Belfast median daily rate £413 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £265 £107 £163
90th Percentile £491 £432 £378
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 0
Belfast median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.83% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.83% - -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Belfast

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware