Period
to 24 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 February 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 94 96
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.17% 1.65% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 3.63% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 23
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +37.93% -40.51%
10th Percentile £263 £363 £213
90th Percentile £522 £530 £535
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.76 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +8.95% +20.00% -3.45%

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 the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 714 1,102 1,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 46.24% 45.56% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 659 790
East Midlands median daily rate £394 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +5.26% +0.66%
10th Percentile £181 £200 £215
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 84 87
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £13.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.53% -5.36% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.14 £9.08 £9.42
90th Percentile £43.64 £25.48 £43.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 February 2020. 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
Derbyshire +4 10 £508 -1.46% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 3 £250 -37.44%
Lincolnshire - 3 £275 - 1
Northamptonshire +30 2 £413 +2.48% 3
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (50.00%) XSD
3 9 (50.00%) XSL
3 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (50.00%) UML
3 9 (50.00%) XQuery
3 9 (50.00%) EAI
3 9 (50.00%) SOA
3 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (50.00%) Dell
3 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 9 (50.00%) XPath
3 9 (50.00%) JSON
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) REST
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (50.00%) Boomi
4 7 (38.89%) Project Delivery
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Boomi
2 3 (16.67%) npm
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Grunt
3 3 (16.67%) PuPHPet
3 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (16.67%) webpack
4 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) EAI Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) JSON
1 9 (50.00%) REST
1 9 (50.00%) XML
1 9 (50.00%) XSD
1 9 (50.00%) XSL
2 7 (38.89%) SOAP
3 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 6 (33.33%) LAMP
3 6 (33.33%) Node.js
4 5 (27.78%) Laravel
4 5 (27.78%) Symfony
5 4 (22.22%) RESTful
6 3 (16.67%) Silex
7 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (5.56%) PHP-FPM
7 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
1 9 (50.00%) EAI
1 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (50.00%) SOA
1 9 (50.00%) UML
2 7 (38.89%) Project Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Wireframes
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Fintech
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (50.00%) XPath
2 9 (50.00%) XQuery
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) PHP 7
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Dell
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Zend
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) VMware