The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 33 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 43 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.92% 5.07% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 17.77% 11.58% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 10
Median daily rate £445 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.27% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 242 285 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.57% 43.78% 40.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 202 81
Median daily rate £393 £325 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.76% -9.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.13 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.05% +10.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £19.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 90 (81.82%) Linux
2 85 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 84 (76.36%) Unix
4 73 (66.36%) Oracle
5 68 (61.82%) DevOps
6 67 (60.91%) WebLogic
7 50 (45.45%) Windows
8 49 (44.55%) Analytical Skills
9 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (42.73%) HP
11 46 (41.82%) Software Packaging
12 44 (40.00%) Security Cleared
12 44 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
13 42 (38.18%) PowerShell
14 39 (35.45%) Change Control
15 37 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
15 37 (33.64%) Windows Server
16 36 (32.73%) SC Cleared
17 35 (31.82%) Git (software)
17 35 (31.82%) Active Directory
18 34 (30.91%) TIBCO
18 34 (30.91%) JBoss
19 33 (30.00%) Configuration Management
20 29 (26.36%) Open Source
21 28 (25.45%) Jenkins
22 27 (24.55%) Puppet
22 27 (24.55%) Informatica
23 25 (22.73%) Cisco
23 25 (22.73%) Atlassian
23 25 (22.73%) Confluence

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 67 (60.91%) WebLogic
2 34 (30.91%) JBoss
3 25 (22.73%) Confluence
4 14 (12.73%) WebSphere
4 14 (12.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (10.91%) Apache
5 12 (10.91%) iPlanet
5 12 (10.91%) Oracle Application Server
5 12 (10.91%) Tomcat
6 7 (6.36%) PowerExchange
7 5 (4.55%) FileNet
7 5 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (11.82%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (20.91%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (14.55%) Trello
4 8 (7.27%) IaaS
4 8 (7.27%) PaaS
4 8 (7.27%) SaaS
5 5 (4.55%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.91%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.09%) Firewall
2 18 (16.36%) LDAP
3 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.09%) DNS
4 10 (9.09%) SSL
5 8 (7.27%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (7.27%) SSH
6 6 (5.45%) CTI
7 5 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (11.82%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.91%) BODI
4 7 (6.36%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.91%) Big Data
5 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 28 (25.45%) Jenkins
3 24 (21.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 23 (20.91%) JIRA
5 16 (14.55%) GitLab
6 12 (10.91%) Oracle APEX
6 12 (10.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (10.91%) Architect
3 12 (10.91%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Administrator
5 9 (8.18%) Unix Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Azure DevOps
6 8 (7.27%) Azure Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Siebel Administrator
8 6 (5.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (41.82%) Software Packaging
2 14 (12.73%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (10.91%) J2EE
4 8 (7.27%) Middleware
5 6 (5.45%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (44.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.91%) Clustering
2 12 (10.91%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.45%) Handset
4 5 (4.55%) DataPower
5 3 (2.73%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.91%) EFT
7 1 (0.91%) HACMP
7 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 90 (81.82%) Linux
2 85 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 84 (76.36%) Unix
4 50 (45.45%) Windows
5 37 (33.64%) Windows Server
6 23 (20.91%) AIX
7 16 (14.55%) Solaris
8 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (10.91%) HPUX
9 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (7.27%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.82%) SUSE
12 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (61.82%) DevOps
2 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (35.45%) Change Control
4 33 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 29 (26.36%) Open Source
6 21 (19.09%) OO
7 18 (16.36%) ITIL
8 16 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (12.73%) High Availability
10 12 (10.91%) Load Balancing
11 10 (9.09%) Workflow
12 9 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (7.27%) Change Management
13 8 (7.27%) ETL
13 8 (7.27%) Migration
13 8 (7.27%) Project Governance
13 8 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
14 7 (6.36%) Time Management
14 7 (6.36%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.18%) PowerShell
2 22 (20.00%) SQL
3 21 (19.09%) Perl
4 11 (10.00%) Java
5 10 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.27%) Korn
7 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.91%) C
7 1 (0.91%) Python
7 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (32.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.91%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 10 (9.09%) NFS
5 8 (7.27%) KVM
6 6 (5.45%) Docker
7 1 (0.91%) GPFS
7 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (24.55%) Puppet
2 25 (22.73%) Ansible
3 22 (20.00%) Dollar Universe
3 22 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.55%) Forum Sentry
4 5 (4.55%) Packer
5 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.91%) Mesos
5 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (66.36%) Oracle
2 47 (42.73%) HP
3 34 (30.91%) TIBCO
4 27 (24.55%) Informatica
5 25 (22.73%) Atlassian
5 25 (22.73%) Cisco
6 24 (21.82%) F5
7 22 (20.00%) IBM
7 22 (20.00%) Sun
8 20 (18.18%) Siebel
9 16 (14.55%) VMware
10 13 (11.82%) Axway
11 12 (10.91%) Veritas
12 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
13 1 (0.91%) PlateSpin
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