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 22 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 45 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.24% 0.61% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 1.76% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% +20.00%  

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 173 170 184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 41.89% 34.76% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 95 99
Median daily rate £400 £415 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +4.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.45 £14.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -70.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £8.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.74 £16.15 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) iPlanet

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 1 (50.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) boto
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) BEA
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Opsware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) VMware