The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 3 months to 22 June 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
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 3.33% 1.59% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% +20.00%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 71 36 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 59.17% 28.57% 63.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 32
Median daily rate £360 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -38.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead citing Red Hat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Maidenhead

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) RHCE
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Jetty
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Jetty
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) VMware