The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 June 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 > Guildford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.96% 2.30% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 4.55% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Guildford median daily rate - £450 -
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £38.75 £45.50 -
% change year-on-year -14.83% -  

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 Guildford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 44 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 42.31% 50.57% 48.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 72 113
Guildford median daily rate £388 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.18% -11.05%  
10th Percentile £140 £258 £231
90th Percentile £514 £450 £565
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 11
Guildford median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.03%  
10th Percentile £14.70 £21.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £40.35 £24.25 £24.25
Surrey median hourly rate £27.50 £22.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +20.87% +26.38%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Guildford

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Guildford

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

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) NeoLoad
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Nimble Storage
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) NeoLoad
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Nimble Storage
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) VMware