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 28 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 41 46
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 19 104 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.46% 7.73% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 10.56% 12.38% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 63 12
Median daily rate £344 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £227 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £474 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £32.09
% change year-on-year +31.94% +12.20%  

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 180 840 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 51.72% 62.45% 38.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 1596 360
Median daily rate £340 £283 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.35% -5.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £447 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 205 36
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £36.00 £32.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 55 (90.16%) Linux
2 51 (83.61%) Unix
3 44 (72.13%) Oracle
4 43 (70.49%) WebLogic
5 39 (63.93%) Security Cleared
6 37 (60.66%) DevOps
7 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (55.74%) SC Cleared
9 33 (54.10%) Windows
10 29 (47.54%) PowerShell
10 29 (47.54%) Software Packaging
11 28 (45.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 28 (45.90%) Windows Server
12 27 (44.26%) HP
12 27 (44.26%) BusinessObjects
12 27 (44.26%) TIBCO
13 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
14 24 (39.34%) Ansible
14 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
14 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (37.70%) Change Control
15 23 (37.70%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (36.07%) Sonatype Nexus
16 22 (36.07%) HPUX
16 22 (36.07%) Solaris
17 21 (34.43%) Active Directory
17 21 (34.43%) Dollar Universe
18 19 (31.15%) Open Source
18 19 (31.15%) F5

Red Hat
Co-occurring 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 43 (70.49%) WebLogic
2 18 (29.51%) Confluence
3 16 (26.23%) JBoss
4 14 (22.95%) Apache
4 14 (22.95%) iPlanet
4 14 (22.95%) Tomcat
5 13 (21.31%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (6.56%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (6.56%) MQSeries
6 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.92%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (6.56%) Siebel CRM
3 2 (3.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (27.87%) Trello
4 3 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.28%) Route 53
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Firewall
1 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.84%) SAN
3 4 (6.56%) CTI
3 4 (6.56%) LDAP
3 4 (6.56%) NAS
4 3 (4.92%) DNS
4 3 (4.92%) FCoE
4 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.28%) VLAN
5 2 (3.28%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (9.84%) BODI
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
2 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
3 22 (36.07%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (27.87%) GitLab
4 17 (27.87%) JIRA
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Administrator
3 9 (14.75%) Unix Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Azure DevOps
4 8 (13.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (9.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (6.56%) Siebel Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Solaris Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Software Packaging
2 13 (21.31%) J2EE
3 5 (8.20%) Middleware
4 4 (6.56%) Web Services
5 2 (3.28%) Node.js
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (24.59%) Clustering
3 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.56%) Grid Computing
4 4 (6.56%) Handset
5 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Fintech
7 1 (1.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 55 (90.16%) Linux
2 51 (83.61%) Unix
3 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (54.10%) Windows
5 28 (45.90%) Windows Server
6 22 (36.07%) HPUX
6 22 (36.07%) Solaris
7 19 (31.15%) AIX
8 16 (26.23%) SUSE
9 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) DevOps
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) Change Control
4 19 (31.15%) Configuration Management
4 19 (31.15%) Open Source
5 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.95%) High Availability
7 13 (21.31%) ITIL
7 13 (21.31%) Load Balancing
8 6 (9.84%) Migration
8 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.56%) CRM
10 4 (6.56%) Project Governance
10 4 (6.56%) Time Management
10 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.92%) Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (3.28%) OO
12 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
13 1 (1.64%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.92%) C-shell
2 3 (4.92%) Korn
2 3 (4.92%) Perl
3 2 (3.28%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) Python
3 2 (3.28%) Ruby
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (63.93%) Security Cleared
2 34 (55.74%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.20%) KVM
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (4.92%) Samba
7 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (39.34%) Ansible
2 21 (34.43%) Dollar Universe
3 8 (13.11%) Puppet
4 4 (6.56%) OpenView
4 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.92%) Packer
6 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.28%) Mesos
Vendors
1 44 (72.13%) Oracle
2 27 (44.26%) HP
2 27 (44.26%) TIBCO
3 19 (31.15%) Cisco
3 19 (31.15%) F5
4 18 (29.51%) Atlassian
5 15 (24.59%) Sun
6 14 (22.95%) Veritas
7 13 (21.31%) VMware
8 6 (9.84%) Siebel
9 5 (8.20%) Informatica
9 5 (8.20%) PlateSpin
10 4 (6.56%) Cognos
10 4 (6.56%) Opsware
11 2 (3.28%) Axway
11 2 (3.28%) IBM
12 1 (1.64%) Citrix
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