The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 3 months to 22 June 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 40 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 14 99 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.52% 7.14% 2.39%
As % of the Vendors category 6.73% 11.84% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 60 12
Median daily rate £328 £310 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.64% +18.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £249 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £487 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% +20.00%  

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 Tyne and Wear.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 208 836 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.26% 60.27% 41.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 545 145
Median daily rate £333 £285 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -0.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 69 29
Median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £36.00 £30.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Red Hat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Tyne and Wear

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 14 £328 +5.64% 2
Red Hat
North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 48 (81.36%) Unix
3 40 (67.80%) WebLogic
3 40 (67.80%) Oracle
3 40 (67.80%) DevOps
4 39 (66.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (61.02%) Security Cleared
6 32 (54.24%) PowerShell
6 32 (54.24%) Windows
7 31 (52.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (52.54%) SC Cleared
7 31 (52.54%) Software Packaging
7 31 (52.54%) Windows Server
8 29 (49.15%) BusinessObjects
8 29 (49.15%) TIBCO
9 27 (45.76%) Jenkins
9 27 (45.76%) Ansible
10 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
10 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
10 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (42.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 24 (40.68%) HP
12 24 (40.68%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (40.68%) Change Control
13 23 (38.98%) Dollar Universe
13 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
14 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
14 20 (33.90%) Open Source
15 19 (32.20%) Atlassian
15 19 (32.20%) Confluence

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 40 (67.80%) WebLogic
2 19 (32.20%) Confluence
3 11 (18.64%) JBoss
4 9 (15.25%) Apache
4 9 (15.25%) iPlanet
4 9 (15.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (15.25%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Siebel CRM
2 2 (3.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (28.81%) Trello
4 3 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.39%) Route 53
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Firewall
1 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.78%) CTI
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (10.17%) BODI
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (45.76%) Jenkins
2 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
3 25 (42.37%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (28.81%) GitLab
4 17 (28.81%) JIRA
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Administrator
3 8 (13.56%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (13.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (10.17%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (10.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
6 5 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.78%) Siebel Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (52.54%) Software Packaging
2 8 (13.56%) J2EE
3 5 (8.47%) Middleware
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) Node.js
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Clustering
3 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.78%) Handset
5 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) EFT
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 48 (81.36%) Unix
3 39 (66.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (54.24%) Windows
5 31 (52.54%) Windows Server
6 16 (27.12%) HPUX
6 16 (27.12%) Solaris
7 13 (22.03%) AIX
8 10 (16.95%) SUSE
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) DevOps
2 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.68%) Change Control
4 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
4 20 (33.90%) Open Source
5 18 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) High Availability
7 9 (15.25%) ITIL
7 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
8 7 (11.86%) Migration
9 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) CRM
10 4 (6.78%) Project Governance
10 4 (6.78%) Time Management
10 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
11 2 (3.39%) OO
12 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.69%) Process Improvement
12 1 (1.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) Python
2 2 (3.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (61.02%) Security Cleared
2 31 (52.54%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (45.76%) Ansible
2 23 (38.98%) Dollar Universe
3 8 (13.56%) Puppet
4 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.08%) Packer
6 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Oracle
2 29 (49.15%) TIBCO
3 24 (40.68%) HP
4 19 (32.20%) Atlassian
5 15 (25.42%) Cisco
5 15 (25.42%) F5
6 9 (15.25%) Sun
6 9 (15.25%) Veritas
7 8 (13.56%) VMware
8 6 (10.17%) Siebel
9 5 (8.47%) Informatica
10 3 (5.08%) IBM
11 2 (3.39%) Axway
12 1 (1.69%) Citrix
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