Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.64% 0.46% 3.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 1.39% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Luton median daily rate £475 £550 £581
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% -5.38% -
10th Percentile £430 £550 £516
90th Percentile £520 £550 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £550 £581
% change year-on-year -13.64% -5.38% -
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 125 72 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 40.06% 32.88% 43.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 40 94
Luton median daily rate £450 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -11.90% +26.51%
10th Percentile £220 £253 £277
90th Percentile £583 £553 £613
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £420 £450
% change year-on-year -10.71% -6.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 20
Luton median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £49.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -71.48% +263.63%
10th Percentile £13.60 £11.35 £12.95
90th Percentile £43.82 £17.23 £50.69
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -62.67% +114.29%

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP

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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) FishEye
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform