The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 37
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.64% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -23.41%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 132 156 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 37.18% 42.16% 53.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 95 77
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -43.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £11.15 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £20.50 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Red Hat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Coventry

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) GoCD
2 2 (66.67%) Go
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Fedora

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) GoCD
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Fedora
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google