Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 July 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 2.20% 5.68% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% 10.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Stevenage median daily rate - £375 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 49 48 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 53.85% 54.55% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 11
Stevenage median daily rate £402 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £270 £210 £256
90th Percentile £531 £438 £543
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Stevenage median hourly rate £19.26 £8.50 £18.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.62% -54.70% +70.57%
10th Percentile £11.75 £7.85 £12.11
90th Percentile £49.75 £44.00 £25.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.43% -24.29% +6.06%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Stevenage

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Stevenage

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Cygwin
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) SpaceWire
1 2 (100.00%) ECSS
2 1 (50.00%) ANSI C
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI
2 1 (50.00%) UML

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft