Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 December 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 74 63
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11 +9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 48 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.61% 1.38% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 5.69% 3.19% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 15
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.94% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £410 £315 £239
90th Percentile £605 £494 £520
South West median daily rate £462 £350 £396
% change year-on-year +32.07% -11.67% -0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 Wiltshire.

All Vendors
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 843 533 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 45.77% 43.12% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 349 377
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% +6.21%
10th Percentile £274 £296 £190
90th Percentile £625 £575 £555
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 13 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.38 £27.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.35% -29.87% +77.01%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.43 £38.00 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £24.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +72.92% +3.73% -7.45%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Wiltshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Wiltshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Wiltshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Wiltshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Swindon -1 25 £550 +35.38% 4
Salisbury - 15 £550 -
Corsham - 2 £225 - 1
Red Hat
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 42 (87.50%) Linux
2 24 (50.00%) Puppet
3 23 (47.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 20 (41.67%) DevOps
4 20 (41.67%) Ansible
4 20 (41.67%) Docker
5 19 (39.58%) Python
6 18 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (37.50%) Kubernetes
7 17 (35.42%) IT Strategy
7 17 (35.42%) OpenShift
7 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 16 (33.33%) RHCE
8 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (31.25%) Critical Thinking
10 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
11 13 (27.08%) DV Cleared
11 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
11 13 (27.08%) Degree
11 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
12 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
12 11 (22.92%) Cisco
13 10 (20.83%) Middleware
13 10 (20.83%) VMware
14 9 (18.75%) Firewall
14 9 (18.75%) IBM
14 9 (18.75%) DNS
14 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (35.42%) OpenShift
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.25%) Apigee
3 3 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) DNS
1 9 (18.75%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.08%) InfiniBand
4 1 (2.08%) IPv4
4 1 (2.08%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (10.42%) DB2
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.75%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Architect
2 14 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Kubernetes Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (2.08%) Designer
7 1 (2.08%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Project Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) DataPower
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.08%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Linux
2 23 (47.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (16.67%) CoreOS
3 8 (16.67%) Debian
4 7 (14.58%) AIX
4 7 (14.58%) Solaris
4 7 (14.58%) Unix
4 7 (14.58%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.08%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) DevOps
2 18 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 17 (35.42%) IT Strategy
4 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 15 (31.25%) Critical Thinking
6 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
7 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.33%) Open Source
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.25%) Microservices
9 3 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.17%) Information Assurance
10 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (4.17%) Security Architecture
11 1 (2.08%) Business Transformation
11 1 (2.08%) High Availability
11 1 (2.08%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Python
2 4 (8.33%) C#
2 4 (8.33%) Go
2 4 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (33.33%) RHCE
3 13 (27.08%) Degree
3 13 (27.08%) DV Cleared
4 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) CCDP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Docker
2 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Cygwin
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) KVM
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 24 (50.00%) Puppet
2 20 (41.67%) Ansible
3 18 (37.50%) Kubernetes
4 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.08%) Consul
6 1 (2.08%) Ganglia
6 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.08%) Nagios
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) IBM
4 5 (10.42%) F5
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) EMC
7 1 (2.08%) Intel
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds