Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 85 102
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 31 33 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.44% 1.70% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.62% 4.15% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 2
Bristol median daily rate £413 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +6.06% -37.14%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £315
90th Percentile £483 £428 £345
South West median daily rate £462 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +27.52% -9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £36.50 - £42.50
90th Percentile £56.70 - £47.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 856 796 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 39.67% 41.09% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 562 467
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £273 £210 £219
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 19 43
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.00% +19.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.13 £12.70
90th Percentile £69.00 £49.75 £43.65
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £25.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +66.06% +8.05% -13.50%

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 10 December 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

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Bristol over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Red Hat in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 29 (93.55%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 16 (51.61%) CentOS
5 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
6 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
7 11 (35.48%) LAN
7 11 (35.48%) WAN
7 11 (35.48%) VMware
8 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) Docker
8 10 (32.26%) DevOps
9 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
9 9 (29.03%) Puppet
9 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
9 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (29.03%) Firewall
10 8 (25.81%) Spring
10 8 (25.81%) Maven
10 8 (25.81%) Python
10 8 (25.81%) Java
10 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (25.81%) MarkLogic
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
11 7 (22.58%) NFS
11 7 (22.58%) Samba
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco
12 6 (19.35%) Shell Script

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 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) Houdini
2 1 (3.23%) Maya
2 1 (3.23%) NUKE
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.23%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) LAN
1 11 (35.48%) WAN
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) BGP
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) MPLS
4 1 (3.23%) OSPF
4 1 (3.23%) SMS
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MarkLogic
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
1 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (25.81%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (6.45%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Support
3 4 (12.90%) Server Support
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Spring
2 6 (19.35%) Spring Boot
2 6 (19.35%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (16.13%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Animation
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 16 (51.61%) CentOS
5 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
6 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.45%) Debian
7 2 (6.45%) Kali Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) Solaris
8 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (32.26%) DevOps
2 6 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.90%) Threat Detection
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Visual Effects
6 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
1 8 (25.81%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) Docker
3 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (22.58%) NFS
4 7 (22.58%) Samba
5 1 (3.23%) KVM
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Suricata
3 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) McAfee
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Nokia
4 1 (3.23%) Qualys
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk