Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 January 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 43 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 12 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.80% 3.29% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 8.18% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 11
Swindon median daily rate £413 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -5.41% -1.33%
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +17.86% -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon.

All Vendors
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 293 269 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 44.06% 40.21% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 178 251
Swindon median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -1.96%
10th Percentile £306 £217 £263
90th Percentile £577 £550 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 21
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.03% +2.91%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.00 £24.55 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £22.25 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -42.21% +13.24% +49.85%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Swindon

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Swindon

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Puppet
4 7 (58.33%) Ansible
4 7 (58.33%) DevOps
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (33.33%) HDInsight
6 4 (33.33%) Terraform
6 4 (33.33%) Data Lake
6 4 (33.33%) SAS
6 4 (33.33%) VMS
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
6 4 (33.33%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) JIRA
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Nagios
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (25.00%) Docker
7 3 (25.00%) Confluence
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) WebCenter

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
3 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Jetty
4 1 (8.33%) Mongrel
4 1 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (8.33%) Route 53
3 1 (8.33%) Serverless
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) IPsec
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) HDInsight
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Monitoring Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (8.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) VMS
5 2 (16.67%) AIX
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Web Operations
5 1 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) DSDM
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) GlusterFS
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Ansible
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (33.33%) Terraform
3 3 (25.00%) Nagios
4 2 (16.67%) Icinga
4 2 (16.67%) Kibana
4 2 (16.67%) logstash
4 2 (16.67%) SCOM
5 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (8.33%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) Dynatrace
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) New Relic