The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Epsom 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 29 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
Surrey / Epsom
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 10 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 14 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 58.33% 11.43% -
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 16.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.56% +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 Epsom.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Epsom
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14 25 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 58.33% 71.43% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 5
Median daily rate £400 £250 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -32.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Epsom 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 Epsom

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Epsom

For the 6 months to 29 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 23 (100.00%) Solaris
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Sun
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle
2 22 (95.65%) Unix
2 22 (95.65%) SAN
2 22 (95.65%) Veritas
2 22 (95.65%) NAS
2 22 (95.65%) Enterprise Storage
3 21 (91.30%) High Availability
4 20 (86.96%) Veritas File System
4 20 (86.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 20 (86.96%) Service Delivery
5 18 (78.26%) NetBackup
5 18 (78.26%) Symantec
6 17 (73.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (73.91%) Change Control
6 17 (73.91%) Problem Management
6 17 (73.91%) Change Management
6 17 (73.91%) Finance
6 17 (73.91%) Legal
7 6 (26.09%) NetApp
7 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (21.74%) Brocade
9 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (17.39%) FTP
9 4 (17.39%) SSH
10 3 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (13.04%) Regulatory Compliance
10 3 (13.04%) Data ONTAP

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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 2 (8.70%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) NAS
1 22 (95.65%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) FTP
2 4 (17.39%) SSH
3 3 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
1 17 (73.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Administrator
2 22 (95.65%) Storage Administrator
3 20 (86.96%) Unix Administrator
4 18 (78.26%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 18 (78.26%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (78.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 10 (43.48%) Solaris Administrator
6 7 (30.43%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Solaris
2 22 (95.65%) Unix
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) High Availability
2 20 (86.96%) Service Delivery
3 17 (73.91%) Change Control
3 17 (73.91%) Change Management
3 17 (73.91%) Problem Management
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 20 (86.96%) Veritas File System
2 2 (8.70%) NFS
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (78.26%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Sun
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle
2 22 (95.65%) Veritas
3 18 (78.26%) Symantec
4 6 (26.09%) NetApp
5 5 (21.74%) Brocade
6 3 (13.04%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) VMware