Period
to 19 September 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 September 2019 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 80 88
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8 +7
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 66 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.50% 2.33% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 9.91% 5.09% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £470 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.25% +0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £185 £351 £341
90th Percentile £528 £450 £575
South East median daily rate £460 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.24% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.84 - -
South East median hourly rate £40.84 £60.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year -31.94% +77.78% -23.30%

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 Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 666 865 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.40% 45.84% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 447 441
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £412 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.99% +4.18% -1.25%
10th Percentile £240 £220 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 84 58
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.63 £16.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.89% -25.58% +50.80%
10th Percentile £9.38 £9.00 £8.79
90th Percentile £34.00 £29.49 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £19.51 £16.50 £17.31
% change year-on-year +18.24% -4.69% +0.51%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Buckinghamshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +24 44 £470 +8.99% 1
High Wycombe - 6 £475 -
Amersham - 4 £190 -
Marlow - 1 £450 -
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 37 (56.06%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Windows
3 27 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 23 (34.85%) Unix
6 20 (30.30%) OpenShift
7 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
7 19 (28.79%) VMware
8 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (27.27%) DevOps
9 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
9 16 (24.24%) AWS
10 15 (22.73%) Azure
11 13 (19.70%) PaaS
11 13 (19.70%) Java
12 12 (18.18%) Perl
12 12 (18.18%) Firewall
12 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
13 11 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (16.67%) F5
13 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
13 11 (16.67%) Banking
13 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 11 (16.67%) Python
13 11 (16.67%) Cisco
14 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
14 10 (15.15%) SAN
14 10 (15.15%) NetApp
14 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.58%) Apache
4 5 (7.58%) Apache Spark
4 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (7.58%) JBoss
4 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.30%) OpenShift
2 16 (24.24%) AWS
3 15 (22.73%) Azure
4 13 (19.70%) PaaS
5 7 (10.61%) IaaS
6 1 (1.52%) GCP
6 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) IP Telephony
2 10 (15.15%) SAN
3 8 (12.12%) WAN
4 7 (10.61%) PBX
5 6 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (7.58%) DNS
7 4 (6.06%) DHCP
8 3 (4.55%) HTTP
9 2 (3.03%) Internet
9 2 (3.03%) Intranet
10 1 (1.52%) ADSL
10 1 (1.52%) BGP
10 1 (1.52%) LAN
10 1 (1.52%) MPLS
10 1 (1.52%) NX-OS
10 1 (1.52%) OSPF
10 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) MySQL
3 8 (12.12%) DB2
3 8 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.61%) DB2 UDB
5 6 (9.09%) Big Data
5 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 6 (9.09%) Sqoop
6 5 (7.58%) Apache Hive
6 5 (7.58%) Impala
7 4 (6.06%) HBase
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Kudu
8 1 (1.52%) Cloudera CDH
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.15%) JIRA
4 8 (12.12%) JUnit
4 8 (12.12%) Selenium
5 6 (9.09%) Ant
5 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.58%) GitLab
7 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.06%) SonarQube
8 3 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (4.55%) Subversion
8 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.03%) JMeter
9 2 (3.03%) Maven
9 2 (3.03%) Mockito
General
1 11 (16.67%) Banking
2 7 (10.61%) Publishing
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Architect
2 9 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Administrator
3 8 (12.12%) Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Network Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Field Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 4 (6.06%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) Web Services
2 8 (12.12%) HTML
2 8 (12.12%) LDAP
2 8 (12.12%) SailPoint
3 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.61%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (10.61%) Middleware
3 7 (10.61%) Node.js
3 7 (10.61%) SOAP
4 6 (9.09%) JSP
4 6 (9.09%) Kafka
4 6 (9.09%) Servlets
4 6 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 6 (9.09%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) Electron Framework
5 5 (7.58%) J2EE
6 4 (6.06%) Spring
6 4 (6.06%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (4.55%) Apache NiFi
8 2 (3.03%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Mainframe
2 6 (9.09%) Clustering
2 6 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.06%) Replication
5 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) e-Health
6 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Windows
3 27 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (34.85%) Unix
5 10 (15.15%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.06%) AIX
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.03%) Solaris
9 1 (1.52%) Android
9 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (27.27%) DevOps
2 10 (15.15%) Network Design
2 10 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (13.64%) Release Management
4 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.61%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (9.09%) MapReduce
6 6 (9.09%) Project Management
6 6 (9.09%) Scrum
6 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.58%) Case Management
7 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Data Ingestion
7 5 (7.58%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) Java
2 12 (18.18%) Perl
3 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.67%) Python
4 9 (13.64%) SQL
5 6 (9.09%) BeanShell
5 6 (9.09%) Bourne shell
5 6 (9.09%) C
5 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.09%) Korn
6 5 (7.58%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) Java 8
8 1 (1.52%) Groovy
8 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.52%) CCIE
1 1 (1.52%) CCNA
1 1 (1.52%) CCNP
1 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.52%) RHCE
1 1 (1.52%) RHCSA
1 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (12.12%) RACF
3 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.61%) Docker
5 6 (9.09%) HDFS
6 5 (7.58%) Apache Flume
7 4 (6.06%) vSphere
8 1 (1.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) SCCM
2 7 (10.61%) Ansible
3 5 (7.58%) logstash
3 5 (7.58%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (6.06%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.55%) Puppet
6 2 (3.03%) Kibana
6 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.52%) Linux-HA
7 1 (1.52%) Oozie
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.52%) vMotion
7 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
1 19 (28.79%) VMware
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco
2 11 (16.67%) F5
3 10 (15.15%) Blue Coat
3 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 10 (15.15%) NetApp
4 8 (12.12%) Citrix
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle
5 7 (10.61%) IBM
6 5 (7.58%) Hortonworks
7 4 (6.06%) McAfee
7 4 (6.06%) Mitel
8 3 (4.55%) Mercator
8 3 (4.55%) MuleSoft
9 2 (3.03%) Google
9 2 (3.03%) Planview
9 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.52%) Veeam