Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 41 53
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.57% 1.06% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 2.34% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Southampton median daily rate £400 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +5.41% +29.82%
10th Percentile £315 £445 £456
90th Percentile £435 £530 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £435
% change year-on-year - -8.05% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £60.00 - £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 182 214 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 34.54% 45.24% 51.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 119 173
Southampton median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £294 £213 £140
90th Percentile £575 £614 £519
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 23
Southampton median hourly rate £16.50 £25.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.29% +96.15% -33.33%
10th Percentile £11.33 £18.00 £10.60
90th Percentile £18.75 £46.00 £16.29
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.08 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.00% +5.26%

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 20 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ATG
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy

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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ATG
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware