Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 83 72
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 31 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.12% 1.07% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 5.17% 2.37% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 5
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.68% -14.12% +21.43%
10th Percentile £420 £313 £393
90th Percentile £607 £426 £520
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £44.58 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.15% +5.56% +25.87%

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 600 591 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 41.10% 45.36% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 372 368
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +17.24% -
10th Percentile £258 £290 £198
90th Percentile £625 £600 £566
South West median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 13 16
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +48.51% +25.09%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £47.00 £46.60 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +52.17% +13.95%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 0 19 £550 +50.68% 3
Salisbury - 7 £525 -
Corsham +6 1 - - 1
Red Hat
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Puppet
3 16 (51.61%) DevOps
4 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (38.71%) Kubernetes
6 11 (35.48%) Docker
7 9 (29.03%) Ansible
7 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (29.03%) Python
7 9 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Debian
9 7 (22.58%) Windows
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
9 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (22.58%) CoreOS
10 6 (19.35%) IT Strategy
10 6 (19.35%) Critical Thinking
10 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) RHCE
10 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
11 5 (16.13%) IBM
11 5 (16.13%) OpenShift
11 5 (16.13%) Terraform
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.90%) Cisco
12 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management

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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Kafka
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (22.58%) CoreOS
3 7 (22.58%) Debian
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 6 (19.35%) Critical Thinking
3 6 (19.35%) IT Strategy
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Microservices
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Network Design
7 1 (3.23%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.23%) User Stories
7 1 (3.23%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) Go
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) RHCE
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) CCDP
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) Puppet
2 12 (38.71%) Kubernetes
3 9 (29.03%) Ansible
4 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (16.13%) Terraform
6 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) IBM
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow