Period
to 17 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 June 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 27 24
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.37% 4.33% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 10.58% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Luton median daily rate £450 £480 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -18.30% -
10th Percentile £347 £464 £423
90th Percentile £488 £586 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £480 £588
% change year-on-year -6.25% -18.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton.

All Vendors
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 135 104 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 45.76% 40.94% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 60 103
Luton median daily rate £450 £473 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -2.07% +7.22%
10th Percentile £245 £295 £300
90th Percentile £575 £544 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £431 £438
% change year-on-year -1.45% -1.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 5
Luton median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £50.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -72.38% +125.24%
10th Percentile £15.10 £14.00 £14.40
90th Percentile £54.50 £14.00 £50.74
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.08 £16.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.52% -60.00% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Luton

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Luton

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Service Management
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Leader
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cloudera