Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 21 November 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.46% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.87% 0.42% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Northampton median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% - -
Northamptonshire median daily rate £290 £550 £413
% change year-on-year -47.27% +33.33% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton.

All Vendors
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 181 238 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 37.71% 40.55% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 173 103
Northampton median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% -9.94%
10th Percentile £162 £295 £197
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £404
% change year-on-year -6.25% -0.87% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 9
Northampton median hourly rate £11.09 £11.38 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.55% -38.58% +23.47%
10th Percentile £9.88 £10.50 £10.10
90th Percentile £11.70 £20.45 £19.57
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £17.76
% change year-on-year -5.66% -33.84% +18.40%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Northampton

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
2 5 (71.43%) Derivative
2 5 (71.43%) CentOS
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
1 5 (71.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Metrics
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle