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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 89 125 140
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 69 78 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.98% 1.39% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 4.96% 3.35% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 61 51
Average daily rate £475 £413 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £320 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
1390 2327 2755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.82% 41.53% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1710 1940
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 53 51
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, 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 92 (90.20%) Linux
2 60 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (53.92%) Unix
4 45 (44.12%) Finance
5 38 (37.25%) Puppet
6 34 (33.33%) VMware
7 30 (29.41%) Python
7 30 (29.41%) SAN
8 24 (23.53%) Perl
9 23 (22.55%) Banking
9 23 (22.55%) Windows
9 23 (22.55%) Solaris
10 22 (21.57%) Oracle
11 21 (20.59%) HP
11 21 (20.59%) DevOps
12 19 (18.63%) Veritas
12 19 (18.63%) SQL
13 18 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (16.67%) Bash Shell
15 15 (14.71%) ITIL
15 15 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
15 15 (14.71%) Change Control
16 14 (13.73%) Ansible
16 14 (13.73%) Java
16 14 (13.73%) NFS
17 13 (12.75%) VMware ESXi
18 12 (11.76%) CentOS
18 12 (11.76%) NAS
18 12 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (9.80%) Apache
2 9 (8.82%) JBoss
3 7 (6.86%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.90%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.92%) IIS
5 4 (3.92%) SAS
6 3 (2.94%) nginx
6 3 (2.94%) PowerExchange
6 3 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.94%) Zimbra
7 2 (1.96%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.96%) Confluence
7 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.98%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.98%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
2 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.94%) SPSS
4 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Documaker
1 1 (0.98%) Eikon
1 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.90%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.94%) PaaS
4 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.98%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.98%) Route 53
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.41%) SAN
2 12 (11.76%) NAS
3 11 (10.78%) Firewall
4 10 (9.80%) LDAP
5 7 (6.86%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.88%) DNS
7 5 (4.90%) LAN
8 4 (3.92%) FTP
8 4 (3.92%) WAN
9 3 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.94%) HTTP
9 3 (2.94%) HTTPS
9 3 (2.94%) Internet
9 3 (2.94%) SMTP
10 2 (1.96%) BGP
10 2 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.96%) Multicast
10 2 (1.96%) OSPF
10 2 (1.96%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.86%) MySQL
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.94%) Big Data
6 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.94%) PowerCenter
6 3 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.98%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.84%) Subversion
4 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.96%) GitLab
5 2 (1.96%) Hudson
5 2 (1.96%) JIRA
5 2 (1.96%) jMock
5 2 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (0.98%) Maven
6 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (44.12%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.92%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.92%) Front Office
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) Administrator
2 24 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (12.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.78%) Unix Administrator
7 7 (6.86%) Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.90%) Unix Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) DBA
10 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (3.92%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) .NET
2 6 (5.88%) Web Services
3 5 (4.90%) LAMP
3 5 (4.90%) Middleware
4 3 (2.94%) Spring
5 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.96%) Java EE
5 2 (1.96%) JMS
5 2 (1.96%) JTA
5 2 (1.96%) JTS
5 2 (1.96%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.96%) Murex MxML
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.96%) REST
5 2 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.98%) CSS
6 1 (0.98%) HTML
6 1 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.98%) POSIX
6 1 (0.98%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Clustering
2 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) Replication
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.92%) EMC Centera
4 4 (3.92%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.94%) Equities
6 2 (1.96%) CMDB
6 2 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) Celerra
7 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.98%) PKI
7 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) User Experience
7 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 92 (90.20%) Linux
2 60 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (53.92%) Unix
4 23 (22.55%) Solaris
4 23 (22.55%) Windows
5 12 (11.76%) CentOS
6 11 (10.78%) SUSE
6 11 (10.78%) Windows Server
7 9 (8.82%) AIX
8 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (5.88%) Debian
10 4 (3.92%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.94%) HPUX
11 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) DevOps
2 15 (14.71%) Change Control
2 15 (14.71%) ITIL
3 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (8.82%) High Availability
7 8 (7.84%) Scrum
8 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.88%) Low Latency
9 6 (5.88%) Open Source
10 4 (3.92%) Build Automation
10 4 (3.92%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.92%) Migration
10 4 (3.92%) Release Management
10 4 (3.92%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.94%) Change Management
11 3 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.41%) Python
2 24 (23.53%) Perl
3 19 (18.63%) SQL
4 17 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 14 (13.73%) Java
6 12 (11.76%) PHP
6 12 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.86%) C
8 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.88%) Ruby
9 5 (4.90%) C++
9 5 (4.90%) Korn
10 3 (2.94%) C-shell
11 2 (1.96%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.96%) SystemTap
12 1 (0.98%) AWK
12 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.98%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Degree
1 6 (5.88%) RHCA
1 6 (5.88%) RHCE
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) CCNA
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.94%) MCSE
4 3 (2.94%) MCTS
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.98%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 18 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.73%) NFS
3 13 (12.75%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (6.86%) KVM
7 5 (4.90%) Samba
8 4 (3.92%) Postfix
8 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.94%) GPFS
9 3 (2.94%) RHEV
9 3 (2.94%) Squid
9 3 (2.94%) vSphere
10 2 (1.96%) iptables
10 2 (1.96%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.96%) Varnish
10 2 (1.96%) Xen
10 2 (1.96%) XenServer
11 1 (0.98%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 38 (37.25%) Puppet
2 14 (13.73%) Ansible
3 9 (8.82%) Nagios
4 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.88%) Control-M
6 4 (3.92%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.94%) BladeLogic
7 3 (2.94%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (2.94%) Cacti
7 3 (2.94%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.96%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.96%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.96%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.96%) Salt
8 2 (1.96%) Terraform
8 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) VMware
2 22 (21.57%) Oracle
3 21 (20.59%) HP
4 19 (18.63%) Veritas
5 12 (11.76%) EMC
6 11 (10.78%) IBM
6 11 (10.78%) NetApp
7 8 (7.84%) Cisco
7 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.86%) Sybase
9 6 (5.88%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.88%) Dell
10 5 (4.90%) Sun
11 4 (3.92%) BMC
11 4 (3.92%) Citrix
11 4 (3.92%) Informatica
12 3 (2.94%) Adobe
12 3 (2.94%) ArcSight
12 3 (2.94%) Kaspersky
12 3 (2.94%) SAP
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