Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 18 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 72 80
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 17 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.16% 0.80% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 1.33% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Essex median daily rate £380 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +12.50% -
East of England median daily rate £480 £375 £411
% change year-on-year +28.00% -8.81% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £28.00
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £13.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +244.44% -41.30% -

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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 397 527 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 50.51% 60.09% 43.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 294 274
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £304 £220 £223
90th Percentile £600 £504 £525
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 98 78
Essex median hourly rate £16.47 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.34% - +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £43.53 £42.84 £41.13
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -19.51% -2.38%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Essex

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Essex over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Essex

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £380 - 2
Colchester - 3 £538 -
Red Hat
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Essex region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (52.94%) JBoss
2 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
2 9 (52.94%) J2EE
2 9 (52.94%) Solaris
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) BEA
3 8 (47.06%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
3 8 (47.06%) Middleware
3 8 (47.06%) webMethods
4 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) OneDrive
6 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
6 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (17.65%) yum
6 3 (17.65%) Cloudera
6 3 (17.65%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) CentOS
6 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Measurement

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (52.94%) Apache
1 9 (52.94%) JBoss
1 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
2 8 (47.06%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) Ingres
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Trainee
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) J2EE
2 8 (47.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Solaris
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) CentOS
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) Terraform
1 3 (17.65%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) BEA
2 8 (47.06%) webMethods
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Cloudera
4 3 (17.65%) VMware