Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 October 2018 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 42 45
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 +26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.48% 2.14% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 10.98% 4.81% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Somerset median daily rate £500 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £291 £348 £378
90th Percentile £538 £663 £553
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Somerset median hourly rate £44.58 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.15% - -
South West median hourly rate £44.58 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.15% +5.56% -

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 Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 164 208 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 31.72% 44.54% 46.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 123 113
Somerset median daily rate £340 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.26% +6.16% -2.67%
10th Percentile £198 £157 £213
90th Percentile £515 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 34
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +115.91% -49.34%
10th Percentile £30.98 £13.00 £15.38
90th Percentile £45.13 £53.75 £41.38
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45% +4.76%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Somerset

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Somerset

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Somerset

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Somerset

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Taunton +5 11 £510 -9.33%
Bath +1 2 £288 +19.79% 4
Yeovil -5 2 - -
Red Hat
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) CentOS
3 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 14 (77.78%) Unix
4 14 (77.78%) LDAP
4 14 (77.78%) Kerberos
4 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
4 14 (77.78%) Network Security
4 14 (77.78%) OpenLDAP
4 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (77.78%) Ansible
5 12 (66.67%) Hadoop
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (11.11%) Cacti
9 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
9 2 (11.11%) High Availability
9 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 2 (11.11%) Replication
9 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 2 (11.11%) Marketing
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) G Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
1 14 (77.78%) Kerberos
1 14 (77.78%) Network Security
1 14 (77.78%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) eduroam
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory Expert
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Subject Matter Expert
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) PostGIS
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) CentOS
3 14 (77.78%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Due Diligence
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Shibboleth
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Cacti
2 2 (11.11%) Grafana
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Snow
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) Sophos