Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 July 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 27
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 1.43% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.89% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Middlesex median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -36.36%
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £411
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.34% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £49.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year -44.44% +25.32% -7.06%

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 Middlesex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 128 173 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 55.65% 49.57% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 121 90
Middlesex median daily rate £435 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £276 £310 £254
90th Percentile £575 £545 £484
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Middlesex median hourly rate - £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% -34.78%
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% +9.38%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Middlesex

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Middlesex

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat in Middlesex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Middlesex