Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 39 58
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 +22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 135 183 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.80% 4.69% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% 8.43% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 111 99
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £350 £325
90th Percentile £500 £513 £488
South East median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £12.75 -
South East median hourly rate £40.75 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -18.50% +28.21% -5.45%

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 1912 2170 2241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 53.75% 55.66% 50.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1363 1330
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.32%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £543 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 110 118
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% +9.87% +26.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.99 £12.43
90th Percentile £45.00 £55.63 £47.60
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Havant +8 21 £400 +5.26%
Hook +21 14 £250 -30.56%
Fleet +4 12 £425 -15.00% 3
Winchester -9 11 £475 +11.76% 2
Andover +22 10 £375 -11.76%
Fareham +6 7 £475 -13.64% 1
Basingstoke -22 6 £375 -11.76% 1
Southampton +10 5 £488 +5.41% 2
Eastleigh -2 2 £525 - 1
Aldershot - 2 £340 - 1
Farnborough -3 1 - -
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 123 (91.11%) Linux
2 95 (70.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (40.00%) Apache
4 52 (38.52%) Unix
5 51 (37.78%) Oracle
6 41 (30.37%) SQL
6 41 (30.37%) Security Cleared
7 40 (29.63%) Shell Script
7 40 (29.63%) VMware
8 39 (28.89%) SC Cleared
9 37 (27.41%) Git (software)
9 37 (27.41%) Java
9 37 (27.41%) Tomcat
10 36 (26.67%) Jenkins
11 35 (25.93%) JBoss
12 34 (25.19%) Puppet
13 28 (20.74%) Windows
13 28 (20.74%) Middleware
14 27 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
14 27 (20.00%) DevOps
15 26 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (18.52%) Apache Hive
16 25 (18.52%) Hadoop
16 25 (18.52%) AIX
16 25 (18.52%) HDFS
16 25 (18.52%) Apache Spark
16 25 (18.52%) MapReduce
16 25 (18.52%) HBase
16 25 (18.52%) Kafka
17 23 (17.04%) Big Data

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 54 (40.00%) Apache
2 37 (27.41%) Tomcat
3 35 (25.93%) JBoss
4 25 (18.52%) Apache Spark
5 21 (15.56%) WebSphere
6 13 (9.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (9.63%) GemFire
7 7 (5.19%) nginx
8 6 (4.44%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.74%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.37%) GitHub
1 14 (10.37%) PaaS
2 12 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.74%) Office 365
5 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.04%) SAN
2 15 (11.11%) DNS
3 14 (10.37%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.89%) PuTTY
4 12 (8.89%) WinSCP
5 11 (8.15%) Firewall
5 11 (8.15%) LDAP
6 9 (6.67%) SSL
7 6 (4.44%) LAN
7 6 (4.44%) WAN
8 4 (2.96%) DHCP
9 3 (2.22%) BGP
9 3 (2.22%) DMZ
9 3 (2.22%) HTTP
9 3 (2.22%) HTTPS
9 3 (2.22%) OSPF
10 2 (1.48%) SMS
10 2 (1.48%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.74%) Internet
11 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.52%) Apache Hive
1 25 (18.52%) Hadoop
1 25 (18.52%) HBase
2 23 (17.04%) Big Data
3 14 (10.37%) Oracle Database
3 14 (10.37%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (10.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (9.63%) IBM BigInsights
4 13 (9.63%) OLTP
5 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
5 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (8.89%) Sqoop
6 10 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.22%) MySQL
9 3 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (27.41%) Git (software)
2 36 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 22 (16.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
5 13 (9.63%) Gradle
5 13 (9.63%) IntelliJ
5 13 (9.63%) JUnit
6 12 (8.89%) Ant
6 12 (8.89%) Eclipse
6 12 (8.89%) HP UFT
6 12 (8.89%) Selenium
6 12 (8.89%) SoapUI
6 12 (8.89%) SpecFlow
6 12 (8.89%) TestNG
7 9 (6.67%) LoadRunner
8 5 (3.70%) Artifactory
8 5 (3.70%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.48%) GitLab
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (12.59%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Local Government
4 1 (0.74%) Military
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (17.04%) Administrator
2 19 (14.07%) Linux Engineer
3 15 (11.11%) Developer
4 14 (10.37%) Consultant
5 13 (9.63%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.15%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.41%) AIX Engineer
7 10 (7.41%) Hadoop Administrator
8 8 (5.93%) AIX Administrator
8 8 (5.93%) AIX Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.19%) Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Big Data Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Linux Consultant
9 7 (5.19%) Unix Specialist
10 6 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Linux Specialist
10 6 (4.44%) Middleware Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Software Integration Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.74%) Middleware
2 25 (18.52%) Kafka
3 19 (14.07%) Web Services
4 14 (10.37%) RESTful
5 13 (9.63%) .NET
5 13 (9.63%) Apache Camel
5 13 (9.63%) J2EE
5 13 (9.63%) JSON
5 13 (9.63%) Spark Streaming
5 13 (9.63%) Spring
5 13 (9.63%) Spring Boot
5 13 (9.63%) Spring Integration
6 6 (4.44%) OAuth
7 4 (2.96%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (2.96%) Sensu
8 3 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (2.22%) Java EE
8 3 (2.22%) JMS
8 3 (2.22%) JMX
8 3 (2.22%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Linux Command Line
1 13 (9.63%) Replication
1 13 (9.63%) Virtual Team
2 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.19%) CMDB
4 6 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.70%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.96%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.48%) LPAR
8 1 (0.74%) Clustering
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 123 (91.11%) Linux
2 95 (70.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 52 (38.52%) Unix
4 28 (20.74%) Windows
5 25 (18.52%) AIX
6 22 (16.30%) Solaris
7 15 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (8.89%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.96%) CentOS
11 3 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.00%) DevOps
1 27 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.52%) MapReduce
4 21 (15.56%) Validation
5 17 (12.59%) Scrum
5 17 (12.59%) TDD
6 13 (9.63%) Acceptance Criteria
6 13 (9.63%) Benchmarking
6 13 (9.63%) ETL
6 13 (9.63%) System Testing
6 13 (9.63%) Unit Testing
6 13 (9.63%) User Stories
7 12 (8.89%) API Testing
7 12 (8.89%) ITIL
7 12 (8.89%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (8.89%) Resource Allocation
7 12 (8.89%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (8.89%) Test Automation
8 9 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.37%) SQL
2 40 (29.63%) Shell Script
3 37 (27.41%) Java
4 22 (16.30%) Korn
4 22 (16.30%) Perl
5 18 (13.33%) Python
6 14 (10.37%) Bash Shell
7 13 (9.63%) Ruby
8 12 (8.89%) F#
9 10 (7.41%) PHP
10 4 (2.96%) C
11 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.74%) C#
12 1 (0.74%) Groovy
12 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (30.37%) Security Cleared
2 39 (28.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.15%) Degree
4 8 (5.93%) CISSP
4 8 (5.93%) RHCSA
5 6 (4.44%) ISEB
5 6 (4.44%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.44%) RHCE
6 4 (2.96%) GCIH
6 4 (2.96%) GIAC
7 1 (0.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.74%) CCNP
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.74%) RHCA
7 1 (0.74%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.33%) QA
2 9 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (18.52%) HDFS
2 19 (14.07%) Oracle Clusterware
3 16 (11.85%) vSphere
4 13 (9.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (8.89%) Active Directory
5 12 (8.89%) Apache Flume
5 12 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (7.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 8 (5.93%) Docker
8 3 (2.22%) KVM
8 3 (2.22%) Xen
9 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.74%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 34 (25.19%) Puppet
2 22 (16.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 16 (11.85%) Red Hat Satellite
4 13 (9.63%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (8.89%) Ambari
5 12 (8.89%) Control-M
5 12 (8.89%) Hadoop YARN
6 11 (8.15%) Ansible
7 10 (7.41%) Tivoli
8 7 (5.19%) HAProxy
8 7 (5.19%) SELinux
9 5 (3.70%) Cobbler
9 5 (3.70%) Packer
10 4 (2.96%) Grafana
10 4 (2.96%) Terraform
11 3 (2.22%) Kubernetes
11 3 (2.22%) logstash
12 2 (1.48%) SCCM
13 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (37.78%) Oracle
2 40 (29.63%) VMware
3 23 (17.04%) IBM
4 15 (11.11%) HP
4 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.89%) Software AG
5 12 (8.89%) Splunk
5 12 (8.89%) webMethods
6 7 (5.19%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.22%) Cisco
7 3 (2.22%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.48%) Sun
9 1 (0.74%) ATG
9 1 (0.74%) CA
9 1 (0.74%) Citrix
9 1 (0.74%) EMC
9 1 (0.74%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.74%) SAP
9 1 (0.74%) Symantec
9 1 (0.74%) Veritas