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 3 months to 26 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 62 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.30% 0.77% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.79% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £350 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +3.12%  
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 £32.09
% change year-on-year +31.94% +12.20%  

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 Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 295 279 249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 44.23% 42.73% 39.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 182 156
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.82% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £23.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.60% +13.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £19.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 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 3 months to 26 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
Corsham - 1 £350 - 1
Red Hat
South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (60.00%) DevOps
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (40.00%) Web Operations
6 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
6 6 (40.00%) Database Tuning
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (40.00%) Kibana
6 6 (40.00%) Icinga
6 6 (40.00%) Microservices
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Ansible
6 6 (40.00%) Docker
6 6 (40.00%) logstash
6 6 (40.00%) Confluence
6 6 (40.00%) WebCenter
6 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (40.00%) Web Development
6 6 (40.00%) JIRA

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 6 (40.00%) Confluence
1 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) GeoServer
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) PuTTY
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.67%) Ant
5 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (6.67%) TestNG
5 1 (6.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) WebOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (40.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) OAuth2
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (13.33%) CentOS
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
3 6 (40.00%) Web Development
3 6 (40.00%) Web Operations
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) F#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.67%) Shibboleth
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
1 6 (40.00%) Icinga
1 6 (40.00%) Kibana
1 6 (40.00%) logstash
2 2 (13.33%) vRealize
3 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Gemalto
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) Rackspace