Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 November 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 75 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 -34
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.57% 0.94% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 2.19% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £368 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +67.05% -27.87%
South East median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.75 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -18.50% +28.21% -5.45%

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 West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 437 548 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.50% 43.15% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 285 296
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £150 £240 £236
90th Percentile £568 £501 £528
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £21.16 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.28% +28.21% +3.13%
10th Percentile £14.20 £10.28 £11.03
90th Percentile £25.75 £44.50 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in West Sussex

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in West Sussex

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in West Sussex

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -3 3 £413 +11.49%
Gatwick +7 2 £383 +5.52%
Worthing -6 1 £525 +40.00%
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Korn
4 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) Sun
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) OCP
5 2 (33.33%) OCA
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (33.33%) RHCE
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) StorageTek
5 2 (33.33%) Veritas
5 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Brocade
5 2 (33.33%) Degree

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) QMS
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) AWK
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Bourne shell
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) OCA
1 2 (33.33%) OCP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (33.33%) RHCE
1 2 (33.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) GlusterFS
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) StorageTek
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Thales