Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 17 November 2018 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 45 38
Rank change year-on-year -20 -7 +32
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 139 137 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.75% 3.84% 4.60%
As % of the Vendors category 7.62% 7.17% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 93 108
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.05% +4.82%
10th Percentile £304 £251 £350
90th Percentile £570 £500 £510
South East median daily rate £423 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +0.71% -1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £60.00 - £12.75
South East median hourly rate £60.00 £40.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +47.24% +126.39% -53.85%

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,823 1,912 2,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 49.23% 53.54% 55.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 1,085 1,342
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £298 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £543
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 91 116
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.69 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.40 £11.93
90th Percentile £56.66 £45.00 £55.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year -2.94% +10.57% -14.58%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Hampshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Hampshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Hampshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Hampshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Fleet -2 40 £350 -22.22% 1
Winchester 0 21 £440 -2.22% 2
Basingstoke +4 7 £395 +5.33% 3
Hook -2 7 £300 +20.00%
Fareham -4 7 £550 +15.79%
Andover -7 7 £403 +8.78%
Southampton -19 3 £400 -17.95%
Havant -23 3 £494 +23.44%
Aldershot -4 1 £300 -11.76%
Farnborough -11 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £400 - 2
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 131 (94.24%) Linux
2 101 (72.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 61 (43.88%) Apache
4 54 (38.85%) Puppet
5 53 (38.13%) Unix
6 51 (36.69%) JBoss
6 51 (36.69%) VMware
7 45 (32.37%) Ansible
8 42 (30.22%) Windows
9 40 (28.78%) Performance Tuning
10 39 (28.06%) Oracle
11 38 (27.34%) Middleware
12 37 (26.62%) Opscode Chef
13 36 (25.90%) DevOps
13 36 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (25.18%) Firewall
15 32 (23.02%) SQL
16 30 (21.58%) Java
16 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
16 30 (21.58%) Configuration Management
16 30 (21.58%) Git (software)
16 30 (21.58%) Microsoft Azure
17 29 (20.86%) ITIL
17 29 (20.86%) Windows Server
18 28 (20.14%) Jenkins
18 28 (20.14%) Security Cleared
18 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
19 26 (18.71%) Test Scripting
19 26 (18.71%) Tomcat
19 26 (18.71%) Red Hat Satellite

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 61 (43.88%) Apache
2 51 (36.69%) JBoss
3 26 (18.71%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.32%) Apache ServiceMix
4 6 (4.32%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.60%) IIS
5 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.88%) nginx
7 3 (2.16%) Confluence
8 2 (1.44%) CMS
8 2 (1.44%) Drupal
8 2 (1.44%) WordPress
9 1 (0.72%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.72%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Remedy AR System
1 6 (4.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.16%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.72%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (10.79%) SaaS
4 14 (10.07%) IaaS
4 14 (10.07%) PaaS
5 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.44%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.18%) Firewall
2 25 (17.99%) DNS
3 22 (15.83%) iSCSI
4 21 (15.11%) TCP/IP
5 14 (10.07%) SAN
6 7 (5.04%) NetScaler
7 5 (3.60%) Network Security
7 5 (3.60%) SSL
8 4 (2.88%) BIG-IP
8 4 (2.88%) DMZ
8 4 (2.88%) HTTP
8 4 (2.88%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.88%) LAN
8 4 (2.88%) PuTTY
8 4 (2.88%) WAN
8 4 (2.88%) WinSCP
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.44%) Internet
9 2 (1.44%) OSPF
10 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) MySQL
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.60%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.88%) Redis
7 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (2.16%) DB2
8 3 (2.16%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.72%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 30 (21.58%) Git (software)
2 28 (20.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.60%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (2.88%) HP UFT
4 4 (2.88%) JIRA
4 4 (2.88%) Selenium
4 4 (2.88%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.88%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.44%) Ant
5 2 (1.44%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.44%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.44%) Subversion
5 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.44%) TestNG
5 2 (1.44%) Toad
5 2 (1.44%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.72%) Maven
6 1 (0.72%) RSpec
General
1 23 (16.55%) Finance
2 3 (2.16%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.16%) Retail
3 2 (1.44%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (29.50%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (15.11%) Middleware Engineer
3 19 (13.67%) Architect
4 16 (11.51%) Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (4.32%) Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (4.32%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Developer
9 5 (3.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (2.88%) Administrator
10 4 (2.88%) Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Network Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.34%) Middleware
2 14 (10.07%) Web Services
3 8 (5.76%) SOAP
4 6 (4.32%) Apache Camel
4 6 (4.32%) RESTful
4 6 (4.32%) Spring
5 5 (3.60%) .NET
6 4 (2.88%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (2.88%) Kafka
6 4 (2.88%) LDAP
6 4 (2.88%) POSIX
6 4 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (2.88%) Sensu
7 3 (2.16%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.16%) CSS
7 3 (2.16%) HTML
8 2 (1.44%) Ajax
8 2 (1.44%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (1.44%) jQuery
8 2 (1.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (11.51%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.04%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.88%) CMDB
4 4 (2.88%) iSeries
4 4 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.88%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.44%) NHS
5 2 (1.44%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 131 (94.24%) Linux
2 101 (72.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 53 (38.13%) Unix
4 42 (30.22%) Windows
5 29 (20.86%) Windows Server
6 18 (12.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (12.23%) AIX
8 15 (10.79%) Windows XP
9 12 (8.63%) Windows 10
10 7 (5.04%) CentOS
11 5 (3.60%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.44%) Debian
12 2 (1.44%) Solaris
12 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.72%) SUSE
13 1 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (25.90%) DevOps
3 30 (21.58%) Configuration Management
4 29 (20.86%) ITIL
5 26 (18.71%) Test Scripting
6 25 (17.99%) Capacity Management
7 24 (17.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (12.23%) Business Continuity
9 16 (11.51%) Problem Management
10 15 (10.79%) Migration
10 15 (10.79%) Network Design
10 15 (10.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (10.79%) Stress Testing
11 13 (9.35%) Change Management
12 9 (6.47%) Project Management
13 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 8 (5.76%) Load Balancing
13 8 (5.76%) Software Engineering
14 7 (5.04%) Security Hardening
14 7 (5.04%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.02%) SQL
2 30 (21.58%) Java
3 22 (15.83%) Perl
4 11 (7.91%) Bash Shell
4 11 (7.91%) PHP
4 11 (7.91%) Python
5 6 (4.32%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.32%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.32%) Ruby
6 5 (3.60%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.88%) F#
8 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.44%) C#
9 2 (1.44%) Groovy
10 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
1 28 (20.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.19%) Degree
3 4 (2.88%) ISEB
3 4 (2.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.88%) RHCE
4 2 (1.44%) CCNP
4 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.72%) CCIE
5 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 36 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (15.83%) NFS
3 17 (12.23%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.79%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (10.07%) Active Directory
5 14 (10.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (10.07%) XenApp
6 13 (9.35%) vSphere
7 8 (5.76%) Docker
8 5 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (2.88%) Dovecot
9 4 (2.88%) KVM
9 4 (2.88%) Postfix
9 4 (2.88%) Xen
10 2 (1.44%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.72%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 54 (38.85%) Puppet
2 45 (32.37%) Ansible
3 37 (26.62%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (18.71%) Red Hat Satellite
5 17 (12.23%) SELinux
6 16 (11.51%) Data Guard
7 8 (5.76%) HAProxy
8 7 (5.04%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.88%) Consul
9 4 (2.88%) Grafana
9 4 (2.88%) HP ALM
9 4 (2.88%) Kibana
9 4 (2.88%) logstash
9 4 (2.88%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.88%) Terraform
9 4 (2.88%) Uchiwa
10 3 (2.16%) Nessus
10 3 (2.16%) Packer
11 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 51 (36.69%) VMware
2 39 (28.06%) Oracle
3 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
4 21 (15.11%) Citrix
5 20 (14.39%) IBM
6 18 (12.95%) HP
7 14 (10.07%) 3PAR
8 12 (8.63%) Cisco
9 7 (5.04%) Splunk
10 6 (4.32%) BMC
10 6 (4.32%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.32%) McAfee
10 6 (4.32%) Palo Alto
10 6 (4.32%) Remedy
11 5 (3.60%) F5
11 5 (3.60%) Software AG
11 5 (3.60%) webMethods
12 4 (2.88%) Juniper
12 4 (2.88%) SaltStack
12 4 (2.88%) ServiceNow