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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 27 May 2022 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
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 56 66
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 +26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 17 19 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.21% 1.95% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 4.25% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 10
10th Percentile £342 £350 £499
25th Percentile £423 £360 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £400 £513
Median % change year-on-year +21.88% -21.95% +28.13%
75th Percentile £540 £410 £529
90th Percentile £555 £434 £532
England median daily rate £600 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

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 the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 606 447 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.19% 45.99% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 290 258
10th Percentile £162 £121 £181
25th Percentile £289 £263 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.23%
75th Percentile £513 £459 £500
90th Percentile £600 £538 £606
England median daily rate £525 £485 £460
% change year-on-year +8.25% +5.43% -1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 30
10th Percentile £9.50 £9.00 £9.95
25th Percentile £9.98 £9.45 £11.28
Median hourly rate £16.68 £14.60 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year +14.23% +4.29% +3.70%
75th Percentile £23.44 £15.00 £23.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £15.70 £48.83
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.95% +1.08%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Red Hat as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Red Hat in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Red Hat in the East Midlands

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in the East Midlands.

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 27 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Derbyshire -10 5 £540 +35.00%
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £675 +74.19% 2
Northamptonshire -10 3 £425 +21.43% 3
Lincolnshire - 3 £475 -
Leicestershire -9 2 £460 +228.57% 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, 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 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Social Skills
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) Unix
4 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Azure
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
6 5 (29.41%) NetWeaver
6 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (29.41%) SAP
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (29.41%) SAP Basis
6 5 (29.41%) SAP HANA
7 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
7 4 (23.53%) Ansible
7 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) BAPI
7 4 (23.53%) SAP ALE
7 4 (23.53%) SAP PI
7 4 (23.53%) CentOS
7 4 (23.53%) JDBC
7 4 (23.53%) SOAP
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) ABAP

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 5 (29.41%) NetWeaver
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Azure
2 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
3 3 (17.65%) AWS
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (5.88%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (5.88%) IaaS
5 1 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) SD-WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) SSH
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SAP HANA
2 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (23.53%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (5.88%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (52.94%) Social Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Organisational Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.88%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Designer
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) SAP Basis
2 4 (23.53%) BAPI
2 4 (23.53%) JDBC
2 4 (23.53%) SAP ALE
2 4 (23.53%) SAP PI
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Kafka
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) LPAR
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) CentOS
5 4 (23.53%) Solaris
6 3 (17.65%) AIX
6 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (5.88%) VMS
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Server Building
5 2 (11.76%) Server Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Agile
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 4 (23.53%) ABAP
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Bash
4 1 (5.88%) Korn
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) iptables
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (5.88%) Grafana
3 1 (5.88%) Kibana
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Terraform
3 1 (5.88%) yum
3 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Splunk
5 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
5 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Intel
5 1 (5.88%) LogicMonitor
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) PlateSpin
5 1 (5.88%) Software AG
5 1 (5.88%) Tanium
5 1 (5.88%) Zerto