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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 131 126 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 70 106 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 1.46% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 3.17% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 74 92
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -33.33%
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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
2672 3349 3368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.40% 46.20% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 2334 2293
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 94 96
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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.

1 141 (97.92%) Linux
2 120 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 58 (40.28%) Oracle
4 55 (38.19%) UNIX
5 52 (36.11%) Finance
5 52 (36.11%) Banking
6 46 (31.94%) SQL
7 43 (29.86%) Solaris
8 36 (25.00%) Windows
9 34 (23.61%) Perl
10 28 (19.44%) Python
11 27 (18.75%) Bash Shell
12 24 (16.67%) VMware
13 22 (15.28%) Middleware
13 22 (15.28%) Investment Banking
13 22 (15.28%) Puppet
14 21 (14.58%) Veritas
15 20 (13.89%) SAN
16 19 (13.19%) Shell Script
17 18 (12.50%) Java
18 17 (11.81%) Migration
19 16 (11.11%) Oracle Database
20 15 (10.42%) Microsoft
20 15 (10.42%) Tivoli
20 15 (10.42%) Firewall
20 15 (10.42%) WebSphere
20 15 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (10.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
21 14 (9.72%) Apache
21 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 15 (10.42%) WebSphere
2 14 (9.72%) Apache
3 12 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 9 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.17%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.78%) Moodle
7 3 (2.08%) Confluence
7 3 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (2.08%) IIS
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.69%) TorqueBox
9 1 (0.69%) Documentum
9 1 (0.69%) SAS
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.39%) RMDS
3 2 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.69%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.69%) Documaker
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.89%) SAN
2 15 (10.42%) Firewall
3 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP
4 11 (7.64%) SSH
5 9 (6.25%) LDAP
6 7 (4.86%) NAS
6 7 (4.86%) Multicast
7 6 (4.17%) DNS
8 5 (3.47%) HTTP
9 4 (2.78%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.78%) Internet
9 4 (2.78%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.39%) AMQP
10 2 (1.39%) SSL
10 2 (1.39%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.69%) FTP
11 1 (0.69%) WAN
11 1 (0.69%) SMTP
11 1 (0.69%) DHCP
11 1 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.33%) MySQL
3 11 (7.64%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
6 8 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (3.47%) DB2
10 4 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.08%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.69%) KDB
13 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.17%) JIRA
3 5 (3.47%) Subversion
4 4 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.08%) JUnit
6 2 (1.39%) Maven
6 2 (1.39%) jMock
6 2 (1.39%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.69%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.69%) Ant
7 1 (0.69%) WebLOAD
7 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.69%) Toad
7 1 (0.69%) JMeter
General
1 52 (36.11%) Finance
1 52 (36.11%) Banking
2 22 (15.28%) Investment Banking
3 10 (6.94%) Front Office
4 5 (3.47%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.47%) Retail
5 4 (2.78%) Advertising
6 3 (2.08%) French Language
6 3 (2.08%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
7 2 (1.39%) Games
7 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.39%) Electronics
7 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 38 (26.39%) Administrator
2 24 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
4 19 (13.19%) UNIX Administrator
5 14 (9.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (9.72%) Analyst
5 14 (9.72%) DBA
6 12 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.94%) Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Support Specialist
8 8 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.86%) Sybase DBA
9 7 (4.86%) Storage Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) UNIX Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (4.17%) Consultant
10 6 (4.17%) Linux Support
11 5 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.28%) Middleware
2 12 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (6.94%) XML
4 9 (6.25%) JSON
5 7 (4.86%) JMS
6 6 (4.17%) Web Services
6 6 (4.17%) HTML
6 6 (4.17%) .NET
7 5 (3.47%) Java EE
7 5 (3.47%) Spring
8 4 (2.78%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.78%) Django
8 4 (2.78%) Regular Expression
9 3 (2.08%) JTA
9 3 (2.08%) Rendezvous
9 3 (2.08%) CSS
9 3 (2.08%) JTS
10 2 (1.39%) J2EE
10 2 (1.39%) SOAP
10 2 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.94%) Replication
2 9 (6.25%) Open Source
3 6 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.17%) Clustering
4 5 (3.47%) Wiki
5 4 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.78%) Kindle
5 4 (2.78%) Learning Management System
5 4 (2.78%) E-Learning
5 4 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.78%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.08%) Symmetrix
6 3 (2.08%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.08%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.39%) FMCG
7 2 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.39%) NHS
7 2 (1.39%) DTV
7 2 (1.39%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 141 (97.92%) Linux
2 120 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (38.19%) UNIX
4 43 (29.86%) Solaris
5 36 (25.00%) Windows
6 12 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 10 (6.94%) CentOS
8 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.47%) SUSE
11 4 (2.78%) Debian
11 4 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.39%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.39%) AIX
13 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.69%) VMS
13 1 (0.69%) Fedora
13 1 (0.69%) OpenSolaris
13 1 (0.69%) SELinux
13 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (11.81%) Migration
2 13 (9.03%) DevOps
3 12 (8.33%) ITIL
4 11 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (4.86%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (4.86%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.17%) Project Management
7 6 (4.17%) OO
8 5 (3.47%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.47%) TDD
8 5 (3.47%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (3.47%) Performance Testing
8 5 (3.47%) BDD
9 4 (2.78%) Change Control
9 4 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.94%) SQL
2 34 (23.61%) Perl
3 28 (19.44%) Python
4 27 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 19 (13.19%) Shell Script
6 18 (12.50%) Java
7 8 (5.56%) Ruby
8 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.47%) PHP
10 4 (2.78%) sed
11 3 (2.08%) Bourne shell
11 3 (2.08%) C-shell
11 3 (2.08%) C#
11 3 (2.08%) Korn
12 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.39%) C
13 1 (0.69%) C++
13 1 (0.69%) XPath
13 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) Degree
3 5 (3.47%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.08%) RHCE
5 2 (1.39%) MCSE
5 2 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) MCITP
6 1 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.69%) CCNA
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (10.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 14 (9.72%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (4.86%) RHEV
5 6 (4.17%) Veritas File System
6 4 (2.78%) XenApp
6 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (2.08%) NFS
7 3 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.39%) Samba
8 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.69%) Snort
9 1 (0.69%) Squid
9 1 (0.69%) Xen
9 1 (0.69%) XenServer
9 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (15.28%) Puppet
2 15 (10.42%) Tivoli
3 10 (6.94%) Nagios
4 8 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 7 (4.86%) BMC PATROL
5 7 (4.86%) Control-M
6 5 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (3.47%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (2.78%) YUM
7 4 (2.78%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.08%) SCCM
8 3 (2.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.39%) BladeLogic
9 2 (1.39%) SCOM
9 2 (1.39%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.39%) logstash
9 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.39%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (40.28%) Oracle
2 24 (16.67%) VMware
3 21 (14.58%) Veritas
4 15 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (9.03%) Sun
5 13 (9.03%) Sybase
5 13 (9.03%) EMC
6 12 (8.33%) IBM
6 12 (8.33%) HP
7 9 (6.25%) JBoss
8 8 (5.56%) Cisco
9 7 (4.86%) BMC
9 7 (4.86%) NetApp
10 6 (4.17%) TIBCO
11 5 (3.47%) Citrix
12 4 (2.78%) Reuters
12 4 (2.78%) Hitachi
12 4 (2.78%) Hyperion
12 4 (2.78%) Symantec
13 3 (2.08%) Remedy
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