Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 November 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 72 24
Rank change year-on-year +12 -48 +5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 36 5 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.30% 0.95% 8.53%
As % of the Vendors category 14.52% 2.14% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 3 17
Croydon median daily rate £416 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.52% +1.11% +20.81%
10th Percentile £363 £451 £389
90th Percentile £496 £482 £530
South London median daily rate £421 £465 £425
% change year-on-year -9.41% +9.41% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £50.00

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 Croydon.

All Vendors
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 248 234 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 29.63% 44.23% 44.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 132 103
Croydon median daily rate £451 £421 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -6.39% +12.50%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £313
90th Percentile £580 £559 £525
South London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £13.58 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -51.13% +11.12%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.65 £14.76 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £46.42 £19.50 £27.78
% change year-on-year +138.03% -29.81% +73.63%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Croydon

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Croydon

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Croydon over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) SC Cleared
2 23 (63.89%) Security Cleared
3 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (58.33%) VMware
4 20 (55.56%) Windows
4 20 (55.56%) CentOS
4 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 19 (52.78%) Puppet
6 18 (50.00%) Firewall
7 16 (44.44%) Ubuntu
8 15 (41.67%) DevOps
9 11 (30.56%) LDAP
10 10 (27.78%) Java
11 9 (25.00%) DNS
11 9 (25.00%) KVM
11 9 (25.00%) yum
11 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
12 7 (19.44%) Network Security
12 7 (19.44%) Spread Betting
12 7 (19.44%) Docker
12 7 (19.44%) Server Building
12 7 (19.44%) Maven
13 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 6 (16.67%) NetApp

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) LDAP
3 9 (25.00%) DNS
4 7 (19.44%) Network Security
5 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.11%) NAS
6 4 (11.11%) SAN
6 4 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (8.33%) Kerberos
8 2 (5.56%) FTP
8 2 (5.56%) HTTP
8 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
8 2 (5.56%) IPsec
8 2 (5.56%) LAN
8 2 (5.56%) OSPF
8 2 (5.56%) VLAN
8 2 (5.56%) VSAN
8 2 (5.56%) WAN
9 1 (2.78%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (19.44%) Maven
3 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 3 (8.33%) Gerrit
3 3 (8.33%) GitLab
4 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Administrator
2 16 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (41.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 15 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (41.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Hadoop Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Spread Betting
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (55.56%) CentOS
3 20 (55.56%) Windows
3 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 16 (44.44%) Ubuntu
5 5 (13.89%) Unix
6 4 (11.11%) SUSE
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) Server Building
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) CQRS
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (5.56%) BCP
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Kanban
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) VBScript
4 1 (2.78%) Korn
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) SC Cleared
1 23 (63.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) KVM
2 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (19.44%) Docker
4 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) Puppet
2 9 (25.00%) yum
3 6 (16.67%) Ansible
4 4 (11.11%) ZABBIX
5 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.56%) PowerCLI
7 1 (2.78%) Icinga
7 1 (2.78%) Nagios
7 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) NetApp
3 4 (11.11%) EMC
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Dell
4 3 (8.33%) F5
5 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle