Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 56 33
Rank change year-on-year -23 -23 +19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 115 123 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.98% 3.40% 5.42%
As % of the Vendors category 6.02% 6.50% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 80 144
Hampshire median daily rate £390 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £313 £315 £350
90th Percentile £575 £494 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -34.55% +161.90%

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 1,909 1,893 1,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 49.42% 52.28% 54.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,209 1,064 1,251
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £292 £213 £261
90th Percentile £586 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 81 89
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -2.78% -16.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £12.40
90th Percentile £54.57 £46.00 £55.60
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £15.36
% change year-on-year -4.98% +13.09% -19.18%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 0 45 £350 - 2
Winchester +3 18 £386 -18.84%
Fareham -8 9 £550 +15.79% 1
Basingstoke -2 4 £393 +12.14% 2
Andover -13 4 £408 +8.67%
Hook -2 2 £375 +3.45%
Southampton -9 2 £323 -38.57%
Havant -8 1 £413 +3.13%
Portsmouth -23 1 £550 +37.50% 1
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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.

1 110 (95.65%) Linux
2 93 (80.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (49.57%) Apache
4 54 (46.96%) Puppet
5 52 (45.22%) JBoss
6 41 (35.65%) Performance Tuning
6 41 (35.65%) Ansible
7 35 (30.43%) ITIL
8 34 (29.57%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (28.70%) Git (software)
9 33 (28.70%) Configuration Management
9 33 (28.70%) Firewall
10 32 (27.83%) Middleware
11 31 (26.96%) Jenkins
12 29 (25.22%) Capacity Management
12 29 (25.22%) Windows
13 28 (24.35%) Test Scripting
14 26 (22.61%) Unix
15 24 (20.87%) DevOps
15 24 (20.87%) Tomcat
15 24 (20.87%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (20.00%) Finance
16 23 (20.00%) VMware
16 23 (20.00%) Java
17 21 (18.26%) NFS
17 21 (18.26%) DNS
17 21 (18.26%) Migration
17 21 (18.26%) iSCSI
18 20 (17.39%) Cisco
18 20 (17.39%) Perl

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 57 (49.57%) Apache
2 52 (45.22%) JBoss
3 24 (20.87%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.83%) IIS
5 7 (6.09%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.48%) nginx
8 3 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.74%) CMS
9 2 (1.74%) Confluence
9 2 (1.74%) Drupal
9 2 (1.74%) WordPress
10 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) OpenShift
2 8 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.87%) IaaS
5 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (28.70%) Firewall
2 21 (18.26%) DNS
2 21 (18.26%) iSCSI
3 18 (15.65%) NetScaler
4 16 (13.91%) TCP/IP
5 12 (10.43%) Network Security
6 5 (4.35%) SSL
7 4 (3.48%) Internet
8 3 (2.61%) BIG-IP
8 3 (2.61%) DMZ
8 3 (2.61%) LAN
8 3 (2.61%) VPN
8 3 (2.61%) WAN
9 2 (1.74%) MPLS
10 1 (0.87%) DHCP
10 1 (0.87%) HTTP
10 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.87%) SAN
10 1 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) MySQL
3 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.61%) DB2
4 3 (2.61%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (28.70%) Git (software)
2 31 (26.96%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.09%) JIRA
4 5 (4.35%) Artifactory
5 3 (2.61%) Subversion
6 2 (1.74%) CA Release Automation
6 2 (1.74%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.74%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.74%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.87%) Maven
General
1 23 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (28.70%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (21.74%) Middleware Engineer
3 13 (11.30%) Administrator
4 11 (9.57%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.09%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Developer
9 4 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.61%) DBA
10 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (2.61%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.83%) Middleware
2 6 (5.22%) LDAP
2 6 (5.22%) Web Services
3 3 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (2.61%) SOAP
4 2 (1.74%) Ajax
4 2 (1.74%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.74%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (1.74%) CSS
4 2 (1.74%) HTML
4 2 (1.74%) jQuery
4 2 (1.74%) LAMP
4 2 (1.74%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.87%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.87%) REST
5 1 (0.87%) Sensu
5 1 (0.87%) Spring
5 1 (0.87%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.83%) CMDB
3 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.48%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.87%) DataPower
8 1 (0.87%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 110 (95.65%) Linux
2 93 (80.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (25.22%) Windows
4 26 (22.61%) Unix
5 15 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 9 (7.83%) CentOS
7 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.74%) AIX
9 2 (1.74%) Debian
9 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.65%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (30.43%) ITIL
3 33 (28.70%) Configuration Management
4 29 (25.22%) Capacity Management
5 28 (24.35%) Test Scripting
6 24 (20.87%) DevOps
6 24 (20.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (18.26%) Migration
8 18 (15.65%) Business Continuity
9 16 (13.91%) Change Management
10 14 (12.17%) Problem Management
10 14 (12.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 12 (10.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (10.43%) Stress Testing
12 11 (9.57%) Load Balancing
13 9 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 9 (7.83%) Project Management
14 7 (6.09%) Analytics
14 7 (6.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.00%) Java
2 20 (17.39%) Perl
3 10 (8.70%) Python
4 8 (6.96%) PHP
5 7 (6.09%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.35%) Ruby
6 5 (4.35%) SQL
7 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.35%) RHCSA
3 4 (3.48%) Degree
4 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.74%) RHCE
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (18.26%) NFS
2 13 (11.30%) Docker
2 13 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.09%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.61%) Dovecot
5 3 (2.61%) Postfix
6 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.87%) KVM
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.87%) Xen
6 1 (0.87%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 54 (46.96%) Puppet
2 41 (35.65%) Ansible
3 34 (29.57%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (13.91%) Red Hat Satellite
5 14 (12.17%) SELinux
6 13 (11.30%) Kubernetes
7 11 (9.57%) HAProxy
8 9 (7.83%) Nessus
9 7 (6.09%) Packer
9 7 (6.09%) Terraform
10 3 (2.61%) Kibana
11 2 (1.74%) SCCM
11 2 (1.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (1.74%) WSUS
12 1 (0.87%) Consul
12 1 (0.87%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.87%) Grafana
12 1 (0.87%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.87%) SCOM
12 1 (0.87%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 23 (20.00%) VMware
2 20 (17.39%) Cisco
3 19 (16.52%) Citrix
4 16 (13.91%) McAfee
5 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
6 10 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.70%) Dell
6 10 (8.70%) Palo Alto
7 9 (7.83%) Qualys
7 9 (7.83%) ServiceNow
8 7 (6.09%) CA
8 7 (6.09%) Oracle
9 3 (2.61%) F5
9 3 (2.61%) IBM
9 3 (2.61%) Juniper
10 2 (1.74%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.74%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.74%) HP
10 2 (1.74%) Splunk
10 2 (1.74%) Zend