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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 38 35 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 42 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.18% 4.73% 2.80%
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% 11.00% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 10
Median daily rate £450 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.17% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.56% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -23.41%  

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 273 300 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 46.67% 42.98% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 211 108
Median daily rate £391 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.38% -2.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 15
Median hourly rate £10.50 £14.60 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.08% +32.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £17.79 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 -3 41 £450 +55.17% 2
Sunderland - 1 - - 1
Red Hat
North East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 88 (81.48%) Linux
2 80 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 77 (71.30%) Unix
4 69 (63.89%) DevOps
5 68 (62.96%) Oracle
6 59 (54.63%) WebLogic
7 53 (49.07%) Windows
8 51 (47.22%) HP
9 50 (46.30%) Analytical Skills
10 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (43.52%) Software Packaging
12 44 (40.74%) BusinessObjects
13 43 (39.81%) PowerShell
14 41 (37.96%) Security Cleared
15 39 (36.11%) Change Control
16 37 (34.26%) Microsoft Azure
16 37 (34.26%) Windows Server
17 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
18 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
19 34 (31.48%) TIBCO
20 33 (30.56%) Configuration Management
20 33 (30.56%) SC Cleared
21 29 (26.85%) Open Source
22 28 (25.93%) Jenkins
22 28 (25.93%) Puppet
23 27 (25.00%) Informatica
24 26 (24.07%) JBoss
24 26 (24.07%) Atlassian
24 26 (24.07%) Confluence
25 25 (23.15%) Ansible

Red Hat
Top Related 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 59 (54.63%) WebLogic
2 26 (24.07%) Confluence
2 26 (24.07%) JBoss
3 14 (12.96%) WebSphere
3 14 (12.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (6.48%) PowerExchange
5 5 (4.63%) FileNet
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.70%) Apache
6 4 (3.70%) iPlanet
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (12.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (21.30%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (14.81%) Trello
4 8 (7.41%) IaaS
4 8 (7.41%) PaaS
4 8 (7.41%) SaaS
5 5 (4.63%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.93%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.67%) LDAP
2 13 (12.04%) Firewall
3 10 (9.26%) DNS
3 10 (9.26%) SSL
4 8 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (7.41%) SSH
5 6 (5.56%) CTI
6 5 (4.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (4.63%) Network Security
7 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.78%) SAN
8 3 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.74%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (12.04%) Oracle Database
3 12 (11.11%) BODI
4 7 (6.48%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 28 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 24 (22.22%) JIRA
3 24 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 16 (14.81%) GitLab
5 12 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (11.11%) Architect
2 12 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (9.26%) Administrator
3 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Azure DevOps
4 8 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) Siebel Administrator
6 5 (4.63%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (4.63%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (43.52%) Software Packaging
2 14 (12.96%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (7.41%) Middleware
4 6 (5.56%) Web Services
5 4 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (46.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.56%) Handset
4 5 (4.63%) DataPower
5 4 (3.70%) Clustering
6 3 (2.78%) EFT
6 3 (2.78%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.93%) HACMP
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (81.48%) Linux
2 80 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 77 (71.30%) Unix
4 53 (49.07%) Windows
5 37 (34.26%) Windows Server
6 24 (22.22%) AIX
7 16 (14.81%) Solaris
8 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (11.11%) HPUX
11 8 (7.41%) Windows XP
12 3 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.85%) SUSE
14 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (63.89%) DevOps
2 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (36.11%) Change Control
4 33 (30.56%) Configuration Management
5 29 (26.85%) Open Source
6 22 (20.37%) OO
7 16 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.11%) ITIL
9 10 (9.26%) Migration
9 10 (9.26%) Workflow
10 9 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (7.41%) Change Management
11 8 (7.41%) ETL
11 8 (7.41%) Project Governance
11 8 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (6.48%) PRINCE2
12 7 (6.48%) Time Management
12 7 (6.48%) TOGAF
13 6 (5.56%) CRM
13 6 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.81%) PowerShell
2 22 (20.37%) SQL
3 21 (19.44%) Perl
4 11 (10.19%) Java
5 10 (9.26%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.41%) Korn
7 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.93%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (37.96%) Security Cleared
2 33 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.26%) NFS
4 8 (7.41%) KVM
5 6 (5.56%) Docker
6 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.93%) GPFS
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (25.93%) Puppet
2 25 (23.15%) Ansible
3 23 (21.30%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (20.37%) Dollar Universe
5 5 (4.63%) Forum Sentry
5 5 (4.63%) Packer
6 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.93%) Mesos
6 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (62.96%) Oracle
2 51 (47.22%) HP
3 34 (31.48%) TIBCO
4 27 (25.00%) Informatica
5 26 (24.07%) Atlassian
6 25 (23.15%) IBM
7 20 (18.52%) Cisco
7 20 (18.52%) Siebel
8 16 (14.81%) F5
8 16 (14.81%) VMware
9 14 (12.96%) Sun
10 13 (12.04%) Axway
11 4 (3.70%) Veritas
12 3 (2.78%) Brocade
13 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
14 1 (0.93%) PlateSpin
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