Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 74 85
Rank change year-on-year -21 +11 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 8 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.47% 1.62% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 3.78% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 13
Bristol median daily rate £350 £494 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.11% +31.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £368 £329
90th Percentile £383 £680 £475
South West median daily rate £435 £488 £400
% change year-on-year -10.77% +21.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £48.75 -

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 611 687 676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.81% 42.78% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 468 466
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £235 £223 £242
90th Percentile £514 £538 £488
South West median daily rate £390 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +0.65% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 22
Bristol median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £19.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.55% +11.70% +4.65%
10th Percentile £11.72 £10.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £45.48 £44.65 £40.28
South West median hourly rate £18.37 £38.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year -52.29% +52.48% +25.48%

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 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 23 May 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Docker
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (25.00%) Alfresco
5 2 (25.00%) Mule
5 2 (25.00%) Groovy
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell

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 2 (25.00%) Alfresco
1 2 (25.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Groovy
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft