Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 85 84
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 24 47 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 2.04% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 4.53% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 13
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.00% +5.26% -15.56%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £403
90th Percentile £500 £573 £500
South East median daily rate £403 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.29% - +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £29.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -40.50% +376.19%

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 758 1,038 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.64% 45.09% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 514 431
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £231 £215 £250
90th Percentile £600 £536 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 61 38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.25 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.84% +53.33% -30.30%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £37.63 £28.73 £37.18
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year -5.71% +13.97% -19.18%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +4 22 £435 -13.00%
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (58.33%) JIRA
3 14 (58.33%) Confluence
3 14 (58.33%) DevOps
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
4 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
5 11 (45.83%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (41.67%) IBM
6 10 (41.67%) PaaS
6 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
6 10 (41.67%) Selenium
6 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
6 10 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (41.67%) Redis
6 10 (41.67%) NuoDB
6 10 (41.67%) OpenShift
7 9 (37.50%) OpenStack
7 9 (37.50%) IaaS
7 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (33.33%) VMware
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.83%) Publishing

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 (58.33%) Confluence
2 9 (37.50%) OpenStack
3 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (41.67%) OpenShift
2 10 (41.67%) PaaS
3 9 (37.50%) IaaS
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365
5 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 10 (41.67%) NuoDB
2 10 (41.67%) Redis
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) JIRA
2 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
3 10 (41.67%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) GitLab
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Architect
7 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Product Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) Hystrix
3 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.17%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.17%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.33%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Docker
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 3 (12.50%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) IBM
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) Informatica
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) RedGate