Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 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
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 69 79
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 3.19% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category - 5.72% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Essex median daily rate - £449 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.09% -20.00%
East of England median daily rate £450 £465 £380
% change year-on-year -3.23% +22.37% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year - -9.68% -

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 213 472 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.83% 55.73% 53.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 275 249
Essex median daily rate £405 £500 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.00% -0.99% +44.29%
10th Percentile £185 £255 £307
90th Percentile £588 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 21
Essex median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -38.64% -32.31%
10th Percentile £11.90 £9.63 £15.75
90th Percentile £22.71 £17.63 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -5.71%

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

Red Hat
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 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