The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 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
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 40 54
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 14 109 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.50% 6.77% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 4.86% 11.34% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 65 13
Median daily rate £328 £308 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.50% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £241 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £439 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 the North East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 288 961 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 51.52% 59.69% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 611 177
Median daily rate £330 £285 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 75 32
Median hourly rate £28.75 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.00 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in the North East

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the North East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in the North East

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in the North East

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 14 £328 +6.50% 2
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 48 (81.36%) Unix
3 40 (67.80%) WebLogic
3 40 (67.80%) Oracle
4 39 (66.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (66.10%) DevOps
5 35 (59.32%) Security Cleared
6 32 (54.24%) PowerShell
6 32 (54.24%) Software Packaging
6 32 (54.24%) Windows
7 31 (52.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (52.54%) Windows Server
8 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
9 29 (49.15%) BusinessObjects
9 29 (49.15%) TIBCO
10 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (45.76%) Ansible
10 27 (45.76%) Jenkins
11 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
12 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (42.37%) Sonatype Nexus
13 24 (40.68%) Change Control
13 24 (40.68%) HP
14 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
14 23 (38.98%) Dollar Universe
15 21 (35.59%) Open Source
16 20 (33.90%) Atlassian
16 20 (33.90%) Confluence
16 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 40 (67.80%) WebLogic
2 20 (33.90%) Confluence
3 11 (18.64%) JBoss
4 9 (15.25%) Apache
4 9 (15.25%) iPlanet
4 9 (15.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (15.25%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Siebel CRM
2 2 (3.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (30.51%) Trello
4 3 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.39%) Route 53
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Firewall
1 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.78%) CTI
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (10.17%) BODI
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (45.76%) Jenkins
2 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
3 25 (42.37%) Sonatype Nexus
4 18 (30.51%) GitLab
4 18 (30.51%) JIRA
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Administrator
3 8 (13.56%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (13.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (10.17%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
6 5 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.78%) Siebel Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) Software Packaging
2 8 (13.56%) J2EE
3 5 (8.47%) Middleware
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) Node.js
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Clustering
3 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.78%) Handset
5 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) EFT
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 48 (81.36%) Unix
3 39 (66.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (54.24%) Windows
5 31 (52.54%) Windows Server
6 16 (27.12%) HPUX
6 16 (27.12%) Solaris
7 13 (22.03%) AIX
8 10 (16.95%) SUSE
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) DevOps
2 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.68%) Change Control
4 21 (35.59%) Open Source
5 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
6 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.95%) High Availability
8 9 (15.25%) ITIL
8 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
9 7 (11.86%) Migration
10 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (6.78%) CRM
11 4 (6.78%) Project Governance
11 4 (6.78%) Time Management
11 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
12 2 (3.39%) OO
13 1 (1.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) Python
2 2 (3.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (59.32%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (45.76%) Ansible
2 23 (38.98%) Dollar Universe
3 8 (13.56%) Puppet
4 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.08%) Packer
6 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Oracle
2 29 (49.15%) TIBCO
3 24 (40.68%) HP
4 20 (33.90%) Atlassian
5 15 (25.42%) Cisco
5 15 (25.42%) F5
6 9 (15.25%) Sun
6 9 (15.25%) Veritas
7 8 (13.56%) VMware
8 6 (10.17%) Siebel
9 5 (8.47%) Informatica
10 3 (5.08%) IBM
11 2 (3.39%) Axway
12 1 (1.69%) Citrix
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