Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 64 54
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 11 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.61% 1.08% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 2.46% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £290 £600 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.67% +45.45% +3.13%
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £390 £419
% change year-on-year -17.95% -6.87% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 282 406 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 41.17% 43.70% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 289 172
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -0.87% +0.88%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £216
90th Percentile £538 £575 £569
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -33.84% +18.40%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.42 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.44 £29.88 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Northamptonshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Northamptonshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 7 £350 -
Red Hat
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Data Guard
2 9 (81.82%) Derivative
2 9 (81.82%) CentOS
2 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
2 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (81.82%) Service Management
2 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) DB2
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) RDBMS
3 5 (45.45%) SLA
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (18.18%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) DB2
1 9 (81.82%) RDBMS
1 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
1 9 (81.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (81.82%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Metrics
1 9 (81.82%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Data Guard
2 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle