Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 76 104
Rank change year-on-year -30 +28 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.86% 1.90% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 4.55% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 1
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -25.63%
10th Percentile £282 £313 £315
90th Percentile £485 £455 £345
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £45.00
South West median hourly rate £44.58 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.15% +5.56% -

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 794 791 666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.99% 41.65% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 546 440
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -0.68%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £200
90th Percentile £525 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 40
Bristol median hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.00% +11.11% +18.42%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.88 £11.18
90th Percentile £70.00 £52.00 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +26.98% +43.18% +2.33%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) CentOS
3 10 (55.56%) Docker
3 10 (55.56%) DevOps
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Puppet
4 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (44.44%) MarkLogic
5 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
5 8 (44.44%) Maven
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (44.44%) Java
6 6 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
7 5 (27.78%) Python
8 4 (22.22%) NFS
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (22.22%) Firewall
8 4 (22.22%) Samba
8 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity

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 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Houdini
1 1 (5.56%) Maya
1 1 (5.56%) NUKE
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.56%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) SMS
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MarkLogic
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (44.44%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 4 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Animation
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) CentOS
3 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Debian
5 2 (11.11%) Kali Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Threat Detection
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Visual Effects
7 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) High Availability
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Open Source
7 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) NFS
2 4 (22.22%) Samba
3 1 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Suricata
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) Nokia
2 1 (5.56%) Qualys
2 1 (5.56%) Splunk