Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 37 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.19% 0.32% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 2.91% 0.66% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Middlesex median daily rate £375 - £450
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £404
% change year-on-year - +5.33% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £38.75 £10.50
% change year-on-year -23.23% +269.05% -73.75%

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 Middlesex.

All Vendors
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 103 151 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 40.87% 48.55% 47.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 77 78
Middlesex median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +3.64%
10th Percentile £225 £283 £287
90th Percentile £545 £528 £511
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Middlesex median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +80.00% +16.03%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £19.02
% change year-on-year +12.90% -18.49% +18.84%

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) EMC