The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 29 March 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 / Newbury
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.02% - 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.56% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -23.41%  

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 Newbury.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 45 66 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 45.92% 60.55% 47.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 65
Median daily rate £375 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +31.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Mesosphere
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) VMware