Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 113 71
Rank change year-on-year +46 -42 -30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 34 70 110
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.09% 1.89% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.13% 3.93% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 49 83
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £311 £318 £313
90th Percentile £590 £500 £524
South East median daily rate £483 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.33% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
South East median hourly rate £66.00 £40.84 £54.75
% change year-on-year +61.63% -25.42% +99.09%

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 824 1,782 2,012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 50.55% 48.14% 52.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 1,108 1,127
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
10th Percentile £250 £292 £262
90th Percentile £582 £586 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 107 98
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.12 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.38% +26.39% -11.67%
10th Percentile £12.89 £10.00 £11.06
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +6.25%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Hampshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Red Hat in Hampshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in Hampshire over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Hampshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in Hampshire.

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 7 July 2020. 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
Basingstoke +40 9 - - 3
Fleet +2 5 £430 +7.50%
Andover - 3 £450 -
Havant -1 2 £305 -45.73%
Winchester -5 2 £525 +22.81% 5
Fareham - 2 £375 -
Portsmouth +34 1 £350 -17.65%
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 18 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 13 (38.24%) Ansible
4 10 (29.41%) VMware
4 10 (29.41%) Docker
5 8 (23.53%) JBoss
5 8 (23.53%) Windows
6 7 (20.59%) Java
6 7 (20.59%) IBM
6 7 (20.59%) Azure
7 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
7 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
7 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (14.71%) DevOps
8 5 (14.71%) Apache
8 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
8 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
8 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 4 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (11.76%) HP
9 4 (11.76%) RHCE

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 8 (23.53%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.71%) Apache
4 4 (11.76%) Apache Geronimo
4 4 (11.76%) Apache TomEE
4 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.94%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Azure
2 4 (11.76%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.88%) AWS
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
3 1 (2.94%) SNMP
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.94%) VSAN
3 1 (2.94%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) TestNG
3 1 (2.94%) VersionOne
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Administrator
2 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) CyberArk Architect
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) JSF
2 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) OpenLayers
2 3 (8.82%) RESTful
2 3 (8.82%) SAPUI5
2 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) Ember.js
3 2 (5.88%) Java EE
3 2 (5.88%) React
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.94%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (11.76%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) CentOS
5 2 (5.88%) VMS
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) DevOps
3 4 (11.76%) Analytics
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Microservices
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Open Source
3 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (11.76%) Project Delivery
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
3 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) BDD
4 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) Korn
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) F#
6 1 (2.94%) KiXtart
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) RHCE
5 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.94%) MCP
5 1 (2.94%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) OCP
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.94%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
2 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.82%) Samba
3 3 (8.82%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.88%) iptables
4 2 (5.88%) NFS
4 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) VMware NSX
5 1 (2.94%) GFS2
5 1 (2.94%) RHEV
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Ansible
2 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (8.82%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Terraform
4 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (5.88%) vRealize
5 1 (2.94%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.94%) Nessus
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.94%) SCCM
5 1 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (2.94%) SELinux
5 1 (2.94%) Sysprep
5 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) VMware
2 7 (20.59%) IBM
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) CyberArk
4 4 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
5 3 (8.82%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Veritas
7 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (2.94%) Gemalto
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) Meraki
7 1 (2.94%) Software AG
7 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.94%) Thycotic