Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 44 43
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.42% 0.89% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 1.90% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Southampton median daily rate £323 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +16.67% +10.09%
Hampshire median daily rate £389 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -2.81% -5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £12.75

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 178 210 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 37.39% 46.56% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 111 162
Southampton median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +7.59%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £126
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 22
Southampton median hourly rate £15.86 £20.06 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.94% +53.13% -34.50%
10th Percentile £10.00 £17.19 £10.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £46.33 £16.31
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £18.38 £19.44
% change year-on-year +10.20% -5.45% -23.78%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 January 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP

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 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware