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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 128 137 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 56 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.09% 1.09% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.57% 2.53% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 64
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.72 £37.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year
+13.92% +33.33%
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
2183 2488 2447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.50% 42.89% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1713 1712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 94 (78.99%) Linux
2 72 (60.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (40.34%) Windows
4 40 (33.61%) Finance
5 37 (31.09%) VMware
5 37 (31.09%) UNIX
6 32 (26.89%) Oracle
7 28 (23.53%) Java
7 28 (23.53%) HP
8 27 (22.69%) Solaris
9 22 (18.49%) Python
9 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (17.65%) Perl
10 21 (17.65%) SQL
11 19 (15.97%) SAN
11 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (15.13%) HTTP
12 18 (15.13%) Banking
13 17 (14.29%) Puppet
13 17 (14.29%) Oracle Database
14 16 (13.45%) CentOS
14 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
14 16 (13.45%) ITIL
15 15 (12.61%) Cisco
15 15 (12.61%) Middleware
16 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (11.76%) NetApp
16 14 (11.76%) Citrix
16 14 (11.76%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.24%) Apache
3 8 (6.72%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.72%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.88%) JBoss
5 6 (5.04%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.04%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.68%) nginx
7 2 (1.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.84%) Confluence
8 1 (0.84%) Lync
8 1 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.84%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.84%) Jetty
8 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Office
2 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.97%) SAN
2 18 (15.13%) HTTP
3 13 (10.92%) VLAN
4 11 (9.24%) Firewall
5 8 (6.72%) Internet
5 8 (6.72%) DNS
6 7 (5.88%) SSL
7 6 (5.04%) FTP
7 6 (5.04%) NAS
8 3 (2.52%) Multicast
8 3 (2.52%) DHCP
9 2 (1.68%) LDAP
9 2 (1.68%) LAN
9 2 (1.68%) DVB
9 2 (1.68%) VPN
9 2 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.84%) Network Security
10 1 (0.84%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.84%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.08%) MySQL
3 10 (8.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (7.56%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.20%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.52%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.84%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.84%) Redis
10 1 (0.84%) Big Data
10 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.24%) Maven
3 9 (7.56%) Subversion
4 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.20%) JIRA
6 4 (3.36%) Ant
7 3 (2.52%) JUnit
7 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.52%) Grunt
7 3 (2.52%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.68%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.68%) Gradle
8 2 (1.68%) Hudson
8 2 (1.68%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.84%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.84%) FlexUnit
9 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.84%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.84%) ClearQuest
General
1 40 (33.61%) Finance
2 18 (15.13%) Banking
3 6 (5.04%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Advertising
5 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.68%) Front Office
6 2 (1.68%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (10.92%) Administrator
2 12 (10.08%) Analyst
3 10 (8.40%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (8.40%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (7.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.72%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (6.72%) Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.20%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) UNIX Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) DBA
9 4 (3.36%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (3.36%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.36%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.61%) Middleware
2 12 (10.08%) SOAP
3 11 (9.24%) Web Services
4 9 (7.56%) .NET
5 6 (5.04%) HTML
5 6 (5.04%) Spring
5 6 (5.04%) REST
6 5 (4.20%) Java EE
6 5 (4.20%) JSON
6 5 (4.20%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.20%) XML
7 4 (3.36%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (3.36%) Rendezvous
8 3 (2.52%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.52%) HTML5
8 3 (2.52%) Django
8 3 (2.52%) jQuery
8 3 (2.52%) JPA
8 3 (2.52%) XSLT
8 3 (2.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Clustering
2 10 (8.40%) Replication
3 6 (5.04%) Open Source
4 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.52%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.52%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.52%) W3C
6 2 (1.68%) Interactive TV
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.84%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.84%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.84%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.84%) Derivative
7 1 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 94 (78.99%) Linux
2 72 (60.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (40.34%) Windows
4 37 (31.09%) UNIX
5 27 (22.69%) Solaris
6 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (13.45%) CentOS
8 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (10.08%) Ubuntu
10 7 (5.88%) Debian
11 5 (4.20%) HPUX
12 4 (3.36%) AIX
12 4 (3.36%) SUSE
13 3 (2.52%) VMS
14 2 (1.68%) Fedora
14 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.45%) ITIL
1 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.76%) Service Management
3 12 (10.08%) Change Management
4 11 (9.24%) BPR
4 11 (9.24%) Business Analysis
4 11 (9.24%) Business Process Improvement
4 11 (9.24%) DevOps
5 9 (7.56%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.72%) Project Management
6 8 (6.72%) Migration
6 8 (6.72%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.20%) High Availability
9 4 (3.36%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (3.36%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.36%) OO
10 3 (2.52%) UML
10 3 (2.52%) Web Development
10 3 (2.52%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.53%) Java
2 22 (18.49%) Python
3 21 (17.65%) Perl
3 21 (17.65%) SQL
4 8 (6.72%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.88%) C++
5 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.04%) PHP
6 6 (5.04%) Ruby
7 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.36%) C
8 2 (1.68%) Groovy
8 2 (1.68%) XQuery
9 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.84%) C#
9 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.04%) MCSE
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.20%) CCNP
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.36%) CCIE
5 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.68%) MCSA
6 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) VCP4
7 1 (0.84%) MCT
7 1 (0.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.24%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.56%) KVM
4 4 (3.36%) RHEV
4 4 (3.36%) Platform Symphony
5 3 (2.52%) NFS
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.52%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.68%) Postfix
6 2 (1.68%) XenApp
6 2 (1.68%) XenServer
6 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.68%) Squid
6 2 (1.68%) Xen
6 2 (1.68%) vCloud
6 2 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.68%) vSphere
6 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (14.29%) Puppet
2 11 (9.24%) HP SiteScope
3 7 (5.88%) Nagios
4 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (3.36%) Data Guard
5 4 (3.36%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.52%) BladeLogic
6 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.52%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.68%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (1.68%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.68%) Cacti
7 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.68%) yum
7 2 (1.68%) Control-M
7 2 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.84%) PureDisk
8 1 (0.84%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (31.09%) VMware
2 32 (26.89%) Oracle
3 28 (23.53%) HP
4 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
5 15 (12.61%) Cisco
6 14 (11.76%) Citrix
6 14 (11.76%) NetApp
7 10 (8.40%) EMC
8 7 (5.88%) Sybase
9 6 (5.04%) IBM
9 6 (5.04%) Splunk
9 6 (5.04%) DataSynapse
10 5 (4.20%) Veritas
11 4 (3.36%) TIBCO
12 3 (2.52%) Reuters
12 3 (2.52%) Symantec
12 3 (2.52%) F5
12 3 (2.52%) Hitachi
12 3 (2.52%) SAP
12 3 (2.52%) Sun
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