The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 29 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.

Red Hat
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 42
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 0 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 1.96% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.74% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.56% +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 Nottinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 165 232 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 41.46% 41.28% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 88 84
Median daily rate £350 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 13
Median hourly rate £19.88 £12.30 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.58% -18.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £8.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Nottinghamshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) AIX
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (60.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 6 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 6 (60.00%) BEA
3 6 (60.00%) iPlanet
3 6 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (60.00%) Six Sigma
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) JSP
4 5 (50.00%) JSP 440
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (40.00%) 3PAR

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 6 (60.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) nginx
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (10.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) FTP
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) GitLab
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Chief Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) HP Storage
1 3 (30.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) AIX
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) QMS
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) API Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) JSP 440
2 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (20.00%) OpenView
5 1 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (10.00%) Mesos
5 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (10.00%) Rancher
5 1 (10.00%) rkt
5 1 (10.00%) Salt
5 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) BEA
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
2 6 (60.00%) Sun
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos
4 2 (20.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Opsware
4 2 (20.00%) Pega
4 2 (20.00%) Qualys
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (10.00%) SaltStack