Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 50 68
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18 -9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.05% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 0.77% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Southampton median daily rate £488 £463 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +29.82% +5.56%
10th Percentile £445 £456 £328
90th Percentile £530 £469 £393
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £435 £415
% change year-on-year -8.05% +4.82% +3.75%
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 213 260 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 44.75% 51.59% 48.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 177 245
Southampton median daily rate £388 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £213 £134 £258
90th Percentile £603 £519 £473
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 29
Southampton median hourly rate £25.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.15% -35.00% +45.72%
10th Percentile £18.00 £10.60 £12.90
90th Percentile £46.00 £16.29 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.58% +5.26% +26.14%

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 21 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) OAuth
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
4 1 (20.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) OAuth
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) RHCA
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ATG
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware