The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 38 42
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.68% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.50% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.25
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 East Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 65 80 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 31.40% 27.30% 31.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 56
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £10.50 £18.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.24% -52.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in East Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in East Sussex

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Debian

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform