Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 99 89
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 34 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 1.82% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 4.13% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 12
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £385 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -17.50% -4.76%
South East median daily rate £421 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +0.24% -1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £60.00 £40.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +47.24% -9.44% +15.38%

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 795 1,042 803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 46.03% 44.06% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 468 422
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.03% -1.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £235 £201 £230
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.43% +4.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 77 41
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.25 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.64% +59.72% -32.20%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.00 £38.10 £27.25
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.13
% change year-on-year -2.94% +5.43% -12.84%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 +15 31 £375 -6.25% 3
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (47.06%) DevOps
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
5 14 (41.18%) Confluence
5 14 (41.18%) JIRA
5 14 (41.18%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) Firewall
6 13 (38.24%) OpenShift
6 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
7 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
8 11 (32.35%) PaaS
8 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (29.41%) Unix
9 10 (29.41%) IBM
9 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
9 10 (29.41%) Selenium
9 10 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (29.41%) Redis
9 10 (29.41%) NuoDB
10 9 (26.47%) OpenStack
10 9 (26.47%) IaaS
10 9 (26.47%) Ansible
10 9 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
10 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
10 9 (26.47%) Change Management

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 14 (41.18%) Confluence
2 9 (26.47%) OpenStack
3 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (38.24%) OpenShift
3 11 (32.35%) PaaS
4 9 (26.47%) IaaS
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.94%) Office 365
6 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
2 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (29.41%) NuoDB
3 10 (29.41%) Redis
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.94%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (41.18%) JIRA
3 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 10 (29.41%) Selenium
5 3 (8.82%) GitLab
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 4 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Operator
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) Hystrix
3 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.94%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.94%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (29.41%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Windows
5 3 (8.82%) AIX
5 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (47.06%) DevOps
2 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 9 (26.47%) Change Management
3 9 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (17.65%) Release Management
6 5 (14.71%) High Availability
7 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy
9 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) RHCE
2 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Docker
2 4 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Ansible
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 3 (8.82%) Terraform
4 1 (2.94%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) IBM
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
5 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
5 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Informatica
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) RedGate