The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 111 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 84 74 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.55% 1.24% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 2.77% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 55 60
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £302 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £32.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-10.24% -6.47%
Red Hat
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2309 2667 2893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.55% 44.61% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1881 2035
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 40 105
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £23.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -10.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the City of London region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the City of London region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 112 (80.00%) Linux
2 93 (66.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (32.86%) VMware
4 45 (32.14%) Finance
5 42 (30.00%) Windows
6 41 (29.29%) Oracle
7 36 (25.71%) UNIX
7 36 (25.71%) Puppet
8 31 (22.14%) Python
9 30 (21.43%) HP
10 29 (20.71%) Solaris
11 28 (20.00%) Java
11 28 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 22 (15.71%) SQL
13 21 (15.00%) Perl
13 21 (15.00%) Apache
13 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (13.57%) Maven
14 19 (13.57%) Web Services
14 19 (13.57%) ITIL
15 18 (12.86%) WebLogic
15 18 (12.86%) MySQL
15 18 (12.86%) Cisco
15 18 (12.86%) Configuration Management
15 18 (12.86%) DevOps
15 18 (12.86%) Jenkins
16 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (12.14%) NetApp
16 17 (12.14%) SAN

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (15.00%) Apache
2 18 (12.86%) WebLogic
3 16 (11.43%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 8 (5.71%) JBoss
6 6 (4.29%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.29%) IIS
7 5 (3.57%) Confluence
7 5 (3.57%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.57%) nginx
8 4 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (2.14%) Jetty
9 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Office
2 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.43%) RMDS
2 2 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.71%) Eikon
3 1 (0.71%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.43%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.71%) Route 53
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.14%) SAN
2 15 (10.71%) HTTP
3 14 (10.00%) Firewall
4 13 (9.29%) SSL
5 12 (8.57%) VLAN
6 8 (5.71%) Internet
7 7 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (4.29%) DNS
9 4 (2.86%) FTP
10 3 (2.14%) Multicast
10 3 (2.14%) NAS
10 3 (2.14%) LAN
10 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.43%) IPsec
11 2 (1.43%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.43%) VPN
11 2 (1.43%) DHCP
11 2 (1.43%) WAN
11 2 (1.43%) AMQP
12 1 (0.71%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (12.86%) MySQL
3 16 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.86%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Navigator
9 2 (1.43%) Big Data
9 2 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.71%) WhereScape RED
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (13.57%) Maven
2 18 (12.86%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.71%) Subversion
4 12 (8.57%) JIRA
5 8 (5.71%) JUnit
5 8 (5.71%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.71%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.00%) Ant
7 6 (4.29%) Mercurial
8 5 (3.57%) Hudson
8 5 (3.57%) Gradle
9 3 (2.14%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.14%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.14%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.43%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.43%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (32.14%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Advertising
4 4 (2.86%) Legal
4 4 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.43%) Front Office
5 2 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (12.14%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (9.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (7.86%) Administrator
5 9 (6.43%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (5.71%) Developer
7 7 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (5.00%) DBA
7 7 (5.00%) Consultant
7 7 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.29%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.29%) Analyst
8 6 (4.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
10 4 (2.86%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 4 (2.86%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.57%) Web Services
2 12 (8.57%) SOAP
3 11 (7.86%) Middleware
4 8 (5.71%) Java EE
5 6 (4.29%) HTML
5 6 (4.29%) EJB
6 5 (3.57%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.86%) Spring
7 4 (2.86%) Django
7 4 (2.86%) Swing
7 4 (2.86%) XML
7 4 (2.86%) .NET
7 4 (2.86%) JAXB
7 4 (2.86%) Rendezvous
7 4 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (2.14%) MCollective
8 3 (2.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.14%) Struts
8 3 (2.14%) JSON
8 3 (2.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.57%) Clustering
2 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (5.00%) Open Source
4 4 (2.86%) Replication
4 4 (2.86%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.43%) CMDB
6 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.71%) W3C
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 112 (80.00%) Linux
2 93 (66.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (30.00%) Windows
4 36 (25.71%) UNIX
5 29 (20.71%) Solaris
6 14 (10.00%) Debian
6 14 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.71%) CentOS
8 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.57%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.86%) SUSE
9 4 (2.86%) AIX
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.71%) HPUX
10 1 (0.71%) VMS
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (13.57%) ITIL
3 18 (12.86%) Configuration Management
3 18 (12.86%) DevOps
4 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (7.86%) Service Management
6 10 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 10 (7.14%) BPR
6 10 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
7 9 (6.43%) Project Management
7 9 (6.43%) Migration
8 8 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.29%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.29%) Electronic Trading
10 6 (4.29%) Release Management
11 5 (3.57%) Capacity Management
11 5 (3.57%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.57%) TDD
11 5 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.14%) Python
2 28 (20.00%) Java
3 22 (15.71%) SQL
4 21 (15.00%) Perl
5 12 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.86%) Ruby
7 9 (6.43%) PHP
8 6 (4.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.29%) C
9 4 (2.86%) C++
10 2 (1.43%) Korn
10 2 (1.43%) VB
10 2 (1.43%) C#
10 2 (1.43%) XQuery
10 2 (1.43%) Groovy
11 1 (0.71%) C-shell
11 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.57%) MCSE
3 9 (6.43%) MCSA
4 8 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.86%) CCIE
6 4 (2.86%) CCNP
7 3 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.14%) Degree
8 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) VCAP
9 1 (0.71%) CCNA
9 1 (0.71%) RHCE
9 1 (0.71%) CCA
9 1 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.71%) CCEA
9 1 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) QA
1 2 (1.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (4.29%) KVM
4 5 (3.57%) GPFS
4 5 (3.57%) Varnish
4 5 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.57%) vSphere
5 4 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.14%) Ceph
6 3 (2.14%) Gluster
6 3 (2.14%) Firmware
7 2 (1.43%) NFS
7 2 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.43%) XenServer
7 2 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.43%) Docker
7 2 (1.43%) RHEV
8 1 (0.71%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 36 (25.71%) Puppet
2 10 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
3 9 (6.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 8 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.00%) Data Guard
6 6 (4.29%) Nagios
7 5 (3.57%) yum
7 5 (3.57%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (2.14%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.14%) Cobbler
9 3 (2.14%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.14%) BladeLogic
9 3 (2.14%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.43%) Nessus
10 2 (1.43%) Control-M
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (1.43%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (32.86%) VMware
2 41 (29.29%) Oracle
3 30 (21.43%) HP
4 18 (12.86%) Cisco
5 17 (12.14%) NetApp
6 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 13 (9.29%) Citrix
8 12 (8.57%) EMC
9 10 (7.14%) IBM
10 9 (6.43%) Veritas
11 6 (4.29%) Splunk
12 5 (3.57%) CA
13 4 (2.86%) BMC
13 4 (2.86%) TIBCO
13 4 (2.86%) Reuters
14 3 (2.14%) Symantec
14 3 (2.14%) Sybase
15 2 (1.43%) Hitachi
15 2 (1.43%) Remedy
15 2 (1.43%) Sun
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £515.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago