The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 37 28
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.30% 0.71% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 1.19% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £32.09
% change year-on-year +31.94% +12.20%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 119 168 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 51.74% 59.57% 56.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 69 45
Median daily rate £485 £350 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -15.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £139 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 33 14
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -67.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Red Hat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Bracknell

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Bracknell

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) NFS
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Task Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Database Security
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Data-Flow Analysis

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 4 (57.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Server Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Information Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
1 4 (57.14%) Task Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Database Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Data-Flow Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamic Code Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) NFS
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk