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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 136 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 70 91 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.20% 1.28% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 2.86% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 62 59
Average daily rate
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£394 £411 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £314 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -34.02%
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
2547 3184 2780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.74% 44.79% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 2246 1979
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 88 69
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 November 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 November 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.

1 130 (92.86%) Linux
2 108 (77.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (38.57%) Finance
4 52 (37.14%) UNIX
4 52 (37.14%) Oracle
5 50 (35.71%) Banking
6 47 (33.57%) Windows
7 40 (28.57%) SQL
8 38 (27.14%) Solaris
9 30 (21.43%) VMware
10 27 (19.29%) Java
11 25 (17.86%) SAN
11 25 (17.86%) Middleware
12 24 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 24 (17.14%) Perl
13 23 (16.43%) Python
14 22 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (14.29%) Investment Banking
16 18 (12.86%) CentOS
17 17 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (12.14%) Replication
17 17 (12.14%) Sybase
17 17 (12.14%) HP
18 15 (10.71%) EMC
18 15 (10.71%) Bash Shell
18 15 (10.71%) Puppet
19 14 (10.00%) Oracle Database
19 14 (10.00%) Ubuntu
19 14 (10.00%) Veritas
20 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (8.57%) WebSphere
1 12 (8.57%) OpenStack
2 11 (7.86%) WebLogic
3 10 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.71%) JBoss
4 8 (5.71%) Apache
5 6 (4.29%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.14%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (2.14%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.14%) IIS
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.43%) nginx
9 1 (0.71%) Moodle
9 1 (0.71%) Confluence
9 1 (0.71%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.14%) MS Office
2 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.71%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.43%) IaaS
2 2 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.86%) SAN
2 12 (8.57%) DNS
3 10 (7.14%) HTTP
4 9 (6.43%) LDAP
4 9 (6.43%) Firewall
4 9 (6.43%) NAS
5 6 (4.29%) DHCP
6 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.57%) Multicast
7 4 (2.86%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.86%) VLAN
7 4 (2.86%) Internet
8 2 (1.43%) VPN
8 2 (1.43%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.43%) FTP
8 2 (1.43%) DVB
8 2 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.71%) SSH
9 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.14%) MySQL
2 10 (7.14%) Sybase ASE
3 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.29%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (2.86%) DB2
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.14%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.57%) JIRA
2 5 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.86%) Subversion
4 3 (2.14%) Maven
5 2 (1.43%) JUnit
5 2 (1.43%) jMock
5 2 (1.43%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.43%) Grunt
6 1 (0.71%) Ant
6 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
General
1 54 (38.57%) Finance
2 50 (35.71%) Banking
3 20 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 11 (7.86%) Front Office
5 3 (2.14%) Retail
5 3 (2.14%) Advertising
5 3 (2.14%) French Language
5 3 (2.14%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.43%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 22 (15.71%) Administrator
2 19 (13.57%) Analyst
3 17 (12.14%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (8.57%) DBA
6 11 (7.86%) UNIX Administrator
7 10 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Storage Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) UNIX Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.71%) Sybase DBA
9 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Consultant
10 7 (5.00%) Support Specialist
10 7 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.86%) Middleware
2 11 (7.86%) .NET
2 11 (7.86%) XML
3 10 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (7.14%) JSON
4 7 (5.00%) Spring
4 7 (5.00%) Web Services
5 6 (4.29%) HTML
5 6 (4.29%) REST
6 5 (3.57%) JMS
6 5 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.57%) Java EE
7 4 (2.86%) Django
7 4 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (2.14%) JTA
8 3 (2.14%) JTS
8 3 (2.14%) XSLT
9 2 (1.43%) XHTML
9 2 (1.43%) SOAP
9 2 (1.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.14%) Replication
2 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.43%) Open Source
4 8 (5.71%) Clustering
5 4 (2.86%) Wiki
5 4 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.86%) Kindle
6 3 (2.14%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.14%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.14%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.14%) Symmetrix
6 3 (2.14%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.43%) W3C
7 2 (1.43%) Derivative
7 2 (1.43%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.71%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.71%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 130 (92.86%) Linux
2 108 (77.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 52 (37.14%) UNIX
4 47 (33.57%) Windows
5 38 (27.14%) Solaris
6 18 (12.86%) CentOS
7 17 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (10.00%) Ubuntu
9 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.57%) SUSE
10 5 (3.57%) Debian
11 4 (2.86%) HPUX
12 3 (2.14%) VMS
12 3 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.43%) SELinux
13 2 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.43%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.43%) AIX
13 2 (1.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.29%) Migration
1 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (7.86%) DevOps
3 9 (6.43%) ITIL
3 9 (6.43%) Change Management
4 7 (5.00%) Project Management
4 7 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (4.29%) Change Control
5 6 (4.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (4.29%) Web Development
6 5 (3.57%) OO
6 5 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 5 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (3.57%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (3.57%) BDD
7 4 (2.86%) Database Tuning
7 4 (2.86%) Release Management
7 4 (2.86%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.57%) SQL
2 27 (19.29%) Java
3 24 (17.14%) Perl
4 23 (16.43%) Python
5 15 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.86%) Shell Script
7 10 (7.14%) Ruby
8 8 (5.71%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.29%) C++
10 5 (3.57%) PHP
11 4 (2.86%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.43%) C
12 2 (1.43%) Korn
12 2 (1.43%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.71%) C-shell
13 1 (0.71%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.71%) sed
13 1 (0.71%) XPath
13 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.71%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (6.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.43%) MCSE
4 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MCT
5 1 (0.71%) CCNP
5 1 (0.71%) CCNA
5 1 (0.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (4.29%) XenDesktop
4 6 (4.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (4.29%) XenApp
4 6 (4.29%) KVM
5 4 (2.86%) Platform Symphony
5 4 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.86%) Veritas File System
5 4 (2.86%) NFS
6 3 (2.14%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.14%) RHEV
6 3 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.14%) vCloud
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.43%) Squid
7 2 (1.43%) Xen
7 2 (1.43%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 15 (10.71%) Puppet
2 12 (8.57%) Nagios
3 11 (7.86%) Tivoli
4 7 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (3.57%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (2.86%) Control-M
8 3 (2.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (2.14%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.43%) logstash
9 2 (1.43%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.43%) YUM
9 2 (1.43%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.71%) WSUS
10 1 (0.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.71%) SCOM
10 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.71%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 52 (37.14%) Oracle
2 30 (21.43%) VMware
3 24 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 17 (12.14%) Sybase
4 17 (12.14%) HP
5 15 (10.71%) EMC
6 14 (10.00%) Veritas
7 13 (9.29%) Cisco
8 10 (7.14%) IBM
9 8 (5.71%) Sun
9 8 (5.71%) Citrix
9 8 (5.71%) NetApp
10 7 (5.00%) Hitachi
11 6 (4.29%) DataSynapse
12 5 (3.57%) Symantec
13 4 (2.86%) TIBCO
13 4 (2.86%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.86%) Hyperion
14 3 (2.14%) Dell
14 3 (2.14%) Remedy
City, London
Consol Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 days ago