Period
to 17 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 February 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 90 97
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -27
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 17 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.90% 0.75% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 1.82% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 6
Bristol median daily rate £338 £513 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.15% +41.38% -14.71%
10th Percentile £278 £315 £306
90th Percentile £410 £680 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 735 660 634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 39.12% 40.99% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 448 445
Bristol median daily rate £388 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.53% -3.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £219 £205 £213
90th Percentile £556 £525 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 33 25
Bristol median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +5.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.80 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.95 £31.00
South West median hourly rate £26.00 £24.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +6.12% -23.44% +50.59%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Bristol

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Bristol

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Bristol

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (64.71%) CentOS
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Unix
6 7 (41.18%) Python
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Perl
7 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) Puppet
7 6 (35.29%) DevOps
8 5 (29.41%) Docker
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
9 4 (23.53%) Service Management
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) Apache
9 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
9 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
9 4 (23.53%) Alfresco
9 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (23.53%) Mule
9 4 (23.53%) Groovy
9 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Alfresco
1 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) Mule
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) EPiServer
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Houdini
1 3 (17.65%) Maya
1 3 (17.65%) NUKE
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) PuTTY
3 1 (5.88%) SMS
3 1 (5.88%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) TestNG
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) AWS DevOps
1 4 (23.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) J2EE
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) Animation
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (64.71%) CentOS
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Unix
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Solaris
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.88%) Debian
9 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Python
2 6 (35.29%) Perl
2 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
3 4 (23.53%) Groovy
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) F#
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Firmware
3 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
3 3 (17.65%) NFS
3 3 (17.65%) Samba
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Bcfg2
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) BEA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Software AG
4 1 (5.88%) webMethods