Period
to 23 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 October 2019 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 62 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 +3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.18% 0.74% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 1.97% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Southampton median daily rate £345 £413 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.36% -14.06% +38.43%
10th Percentile £343 £323 £439
90th Percentile £348 £446 £555
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Southampton.

All Vendors
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 251 203 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 45.14% 37.38% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 137 116
Southampton median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £218
90th Percentile £638 £600 £625
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Southampton median hourly rate £22.00 £14.91 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.60% -49.04% +125.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.40 £17.80
90th Percentile £49.90 £18.75 £46.67
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.12 £17.50 £23.14
% change year-on-year +43.54% -24.37% +10.85%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Southampton

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Southampton

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun