Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 71 94
Rank change year-on-year -38 +23 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 39 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.63% 2.27% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 5.47% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 7
Bristol median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £380 £313 £353
90th Percentile £476 £502 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £406 £425
% change year-on-year +4.62% -4.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 706 713 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.28% 41.43% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 476 469
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £224 £230 £219
90th Percentile £514 £513 £514
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 31
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.20% +4.17% +26.32%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.83 £11.25
90th Percentile £131.30 £43.15 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.43% +48.94% +16.42%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) CentOS
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
3 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (83.33%) Docker
3 10 (83.33%) DevOps
4 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (75.00%) Java
5 8 (66.67%) Spring
5 8 (66.67%) Maven
5 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (66.67%) MarkLogic
6 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
8 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (33.33%) Threat Detection
9 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (33.33%) User Experience
9 4 (33.33%) XML
9 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (33.33%) Firewall
10 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (16.67%) VMware

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 (8.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (8.33%) Mule
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MarkLogic
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Threat Detection
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Groovy
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Nokia