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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 114 130 128
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 83 74 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.58% 1.27% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.61% 2.78% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 72
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £357 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £605 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
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
2299 2664 3255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.71% 45.87% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1717 1859 2226
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 56 95
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.49 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £34.50 £57.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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.

1 153 (92.17%) Linux
2 113 (68.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (36.14%) Puppet
4 57 (34.34%) UNIX
5 54 (32.53%) VMware
6 51 (30.72%) Windows
7 47 (28.31%) Oracle
7 47 (28.31%) Finance
8 42 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (21.69%) Solaris
10 34 (20.48%) DevOps
11 31 (18.67%) Python
11 31 (18.67%) Banking
12 29 (17.47%) SAN
13 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
14 27 (16.27%) HP
14 27 (16.27%) Apache
15 26 (15.66%) Configuration Management
15 26 (15.66%) Oracle Database
15 26 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (15.66%) Bash Shell
16 25 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (13.86%) Data Centre
18 22 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
18 22 (13.25%) Shell Script
18 22 (13.25%) Perl
19 20 (12.05%) MySQL
19 20 (12.05%) Git (software)
20 19 (11.45%) JIRA
20 19 (11.45%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (16.27%) Apache
2 16 (9.64%) WebLogic
3 14 (8.43%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.02%) MS Exchange
4 10 (6.02%) nginx
4 10 (6.02%) OpenStack
5 9 (5.42%) Confluence
5 9 (5.42%) JBoss
6 8 (4.82%) IIS
7 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.81%) PowerExchange
8 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.20%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.20%) Jetty
9 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.60%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.60%) RMDS
3 1 (0.60%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.01%) SaaS
2 5 (3.01%) IaaS
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.20%) GitHub
4 2 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.60%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.47%) SAN
2 16 (9.64%) Firewall
2 16 (9.64%) NAS
3 15 (9.04%) DNS
4 10 (6.02%) Internet
4 10 (6.02%) LDAP
5 9 (5.42%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.82%) AMQP
7 7 (4.22%) SSL
8 5 (3.01%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.41%) VPN
9 4 (2.41%) DHCP
10 3 (1.81%) LAN
10 3 (1.81%) Kerberos
10 3 (1.81%) SSH
11 2 (1.20%) IPsec
11 2 (1.20%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.20%) WAN
11 2 (1.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.66%) Oracle Database
2 20 (12.05%) MySQL
3 13 (7.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (7.23%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.02%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.02%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.42%) Big Data
7 7 (4.22%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.41%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.81%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.81%) PowerCenter
10 3 (1.81%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (12.05%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.45%) Subversion
2 19 (11.45%) JIRA
2 19 (11.45%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.02%) Mercurial
4 9 (5.42%) Maven
4 9 (5.42%) JUnit
5 8 (4.82%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.01%) Ant
6 5 (3.01%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.01%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.01%) Gradle
7 4 (2.41%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.81%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.81%) Hudson
9 2 (1.20%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.60%) Selenium
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 47 (28.31%) Finance
2 31 (18.67%) Banking
3 10 (6.02%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.01%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Front Office
6 2 (1.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (18.67%) Administrator
2 23 (13.86%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (13.25%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (7.83%) UNIX Administrator
6 12 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.23%) Developer
7 11 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (6.63%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (5.42%) UNIX Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.22%) DBA
9 7 (4.22%) Analyst
9 7 (4.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.61%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.61%) UNIX Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.01%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.01%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.01%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.24%) Web Services
2 13 (7.83%) Middleware
3 10 (6.02%) JMS
4 9 (5.42%) .NET
5 7 (4.22%) EJB
5 7 (4.22%) LAMP
5 7 (4.22%) jQuery
6 6 (3.61%) HTML
6 6 (3.61%) Java EE
6 6 (3.61%) JSON
7 5 (3.01%) CSS
7 5 (3.01%) J2EE
7 5 (3.01%) HTML5
7 5 (3.01%) CSS3
8 4 (2.41%) D3.js
8 4 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.81%) WPF
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.86%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.83%) Clustering
4 5 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.81%) Replication
5 3 (1.81%) EMC Centera
5 3 (1.81%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.20%) PMI
6 2 (1.20%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.20%) CMDB
7 1 (0.60%) Wiki
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 153 (92.17%) Linux
2 113 (68.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (34.34%) UNIX
4 51 (30.72%) Windows
5 36 (21.69%) Solaris
6 15 (9.04%) Debian
7 14 (8.43%) CentOS
8 12 (7.23%) Ubuntu
9 9 (5.42%) SUSE
10 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (4.22%) AIX
11 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.20%) VMS
13 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.60%) HPUX
14 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.48%) DevOps
2 26 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (15.66%) Configuration Management
3 25 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.64%) Migration
5 15 (9.04%) ITIL
6 13 (7.83%) Scrum
7 12 (7.23%) Open Source
8 11 (6.63%) Project Management
9 9 (5.42%) TDD
9 9 (5.42%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.82%) Test Scripting
10 8 (4.82%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.22%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.22%) Low Latency
11 7 (4.22%) OO
11 7 (4.22%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (4.22%) Patch Management
12 6 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.67%) Python
2 26 (15.66%) Bash Shell
3 22 (13.25%) Shell Script
3 22 (13.25%) Perl
4 19 (11.45%) Ruby
5 18 (10.84%) SQL
6 16 (9.64%) Java
7 14 (8.43%) PHP
8 11 (6.63%) JavaScript
9 10 (6.02%) Korn
10 8 (4.82%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.61%) C#
12 5 (3.01%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.41%) VB
13 4 (2.41%) C
13 4 (2.41%) C-shell
14 2 (1.20%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.63%) MCSE
3 11 (6.63%) RHCE
4 10 (6.02%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.22%) MCSA
7 5 (3.01%) RHCSA
8 4 (2.41%) Degree
9 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.81%) CCNA
9 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.20%) VCAP
10 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.60%) RHCA
11 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.60%) MCITP
11 1 (0.60%) CCA
11 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.60%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (5.42%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (4.22%) vSphere
5 7 (4.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (4.22%) KVM
6 6 (3.61%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.61%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.01%) Varnish
7 5 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.01%) Docker
7 5 (3.01%) GPFS
8 4 (2.41%) vCloud
8 4 (2.41%) NFS
9 3 (1.81%) Firmware
9 3 (1.81%) Samba
9 3 (1.81%) XenApp
9 3 (1.81%) Gluster
9 3 (1.81%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 60 (36.14%) Puppet
2 22 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.23%) Vagrant
4 10 (6.02%) Ansible
4 10 (6.02%) Nagios
5 6 (3.61%) Data Guard
6 5 (3.01%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.01%) Salt
6 5 (3.01%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (3.01%) yum
7 4 (2.41%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.41%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (2.41%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.41%) BladeLogic
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.81%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.20%) SCCM
9 2 (1.20%) SCOM
9 2 (1.20%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 54 (32.53%) VMware
2 47 (28.31%) Oracle
3 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
4 27 (16.27%) HP
5 18 (10.84%) Cisco
6 17 (10.24%) EMC
7 16 (9.64%) IBM
8 15 (9.04%) Veritas
9 11 (6.63%) NetApp
10 8 (4.82%) BMC
10 8 (4.82%) Atlassian
11 6 (3.61%) Symantec
11 6 (3.61%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.61%) Sybase
12 5 (3.01%) Citrix
12 5 (3.01%) WorldPay
13 4 (2.41%) CA
13 4 (2.41%) Sun
13 4 (2.41%) Dell
14 3 (1.81%) SAP
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago