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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 143 143 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -33
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 54 65 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.06% 1.10% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 2.43% 2.55% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 57
Average daily rate
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£460 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £318 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.73%
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 £40.00 £22.40 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -5.68%
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
2226 2546 2422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.84% 43.05% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1801 1729
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
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 44 58 70
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.83 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 110 (85.27%) Linux
2 86 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (37.98%) UNIX
3 49 (37.98%) Windows
4 44 (34.11%) Finance
5 36 (27.91%) VMware
5 36 (27.91%) Oracle
5 36 (27.91%) Solaris
6 31 (24.03%) Banking
7 29 (22.48%) HP
7 29 (22.48%) SAN
8 25 (19.38%) Java
9 24 (18.60%) SQL
9 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (17.83%) Perl
11 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (16.28%) Puppet
12 19 (14.73%) Python
12 19 (14.73%) CentOS
13 17 (13.18%) Oracle Database
13 17 (13.18%) Middleware
14 16 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (12.40%) Citrix
14 16 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (11.63%) Replication
15 15 (11.63%) HTTP
15 15 (11.63%) EMC
15 15 (11.63%) ITIL
15 15 (11.63%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.85%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.98%) JBoss
2 9 (6.98%) Apache
2 9 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.20%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.55%) nginx
6 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.78%) Documentum
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.78%) Jetty
7 1 (0.78%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Office
1 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) RMDS
1 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) IaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.48%) SAN
2 15 (11.63%) HTTP
3 13 (10.08%) VLAN
4 11 (8.53%) DNS
5 10 (7.75%) Firewall
6 8 (6.20%) NAS
7 7 (5.43%) SSL
7 7 (5.43%) Internet
8 6 (4.65%) FTP
9 5 (3.88%) DHCP
10 4 (3.10%) Multicast
10 4 (3.10%) LDAP
11 3 (2.33%) VPN
12 2 (1.55%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.55%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.55%) LAN
12 2 (1.55%) WAN
12 2 (1.55%) DVB
13 1 (0.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.18%) Oracle Database
2 13 (10.08%) MySQL
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (6.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.43%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.88%) Sybase ASE
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.33%) SQLPlus
8 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.55%) DB2
9 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.43%) Subversion
2 7 (5.43%) Maven
2 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.10%) JIRA
4 3 (2.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.33%) Grunt
5 2 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.55%) Ant
5 2 (1.55%) JUnit
5 2 (1.55%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.78%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.78%) jMock
6 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.78%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
General
1 44 (34.11%) Finance
2 31 (24.03%) Banking
3 11 (8.53%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Advertising
4 3 (2.33%) Front Office
5 2 (1.55%) Games
5 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (15.50%) Administrator
2 16 (12.40%) Analyst
3 15 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (7.75%) Consultant
6 9 (6.98%) DBA
6 9 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) UNIX Administrator
7 8 (6.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Developer
8 7 (5.43%) UNIX Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.65%) Server Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Server Support
10 5 (3.88%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.18%) Middleware
2 10 (7.75%) SOAP
2 10 (7.75%) Web Services
3 8 (6.20%) .NET
4 6 (4.65%) REST
4 6 (4.65%) HTML
4 6 (4.65%) Spring
5 5 (3.88%) Hibernate
5 5 (3.88%) XML
5 5 (3.88%) Java EE
5 5 (3.88%) JSON
6 4 (3.10%) MCollective
6 4 (3.10%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.33%) XHTML
7 3 (2.33%) CSS
7 3 (2.33%) JSP
7 3 (2.33%) XSLT
7 3 (2.33%) jQuery
7 3 (2.33%) JPA
7 3 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) Replication
2 12 (9.30%) Clustering
3 8 (6.20%) Open Source
4 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.33%) W3C
5 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.55%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.78%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.78%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) Derivative
7 1 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 110 (85.27%) Linux
2 86 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (37.98%) UNIX
3 49 (37.98%) Windows
4 36 (27.91%) Solaris
5 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (14.73%) CentOS
7 16 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (11.63%) Ubuntu
9 6 (4.65%) SUSE
9 6 (4.65%) Debian
10 5 (3.88%) AIX
11 4 (3.10%) HPUX
11 4 (3.10%) VMS
12 2 (1.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.55%) Fedora
13 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (11.63%) ITIL
3 13 (10.08%) DevOps
4 12 (9.30%) Service Management
5 11 (8.53%) Change Management
6 10 (7.75%) Migration
6 10 (7.75%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.98%) BPR
7 9 (6.98%) Project Management
7 9 (6.98%) Business Analysis
7 9 (6.98%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (3.88%) High Availability
10 4 (3.10%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.10%) OO
10 4 (3.10%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.33%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (2.33%) UML
11 3 (2.33%) Web Development
11 3 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.38%) Java
2 24 (18.60%) SQL
3 23 (17.83%) Perl
4 19 (14.73%) Python
5 7 (5.43%) Ruby
5 7 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.65%) PHP
6 6 (4.65%) C++
7 4 (3.10%) C
7 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.55%) Groovy
9 2 (1.55%) XQuery
10 1 (0.78%) Jython
10 1 (0.78%) Korn
10 1 (0.78%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) C#
10 1 (0.78%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.88%) CCNP
2 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.10%) CCIE
3 4 (3.10%) MCSE
4 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCT
5 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.98%) KVM
4 8 (6.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (4.65%) XenApp
5 6 (4.65%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.88%) RHEV
7 4 (3.10%) Platform Symphony
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas File System
7 4 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (3.10%) NFS
7 4 (3.10%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (2.33%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.33%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.55%) vCloud
9 2 (1.55%) XenServer
9 2 (1.55%) vSphere
9 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.55%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 21 (16.28%) Puppet
2 9 (6.98%) Nagios
2 9 (6.98%) HP SiteScope
3 7 (5.43%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.88%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.10%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.33%) Control-M
6 3 (2.33%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.55%) logstash
7 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.55%) Cacti
7 2 (1.55%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.78%) OpenView
8 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.78%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 36 (27.91%) VMware
1 36 (27.91%) Oracle
2 29 (22.48%) HP
3 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.40%) Citrix
5 15 (11.63%) EMC
6 13 (10.08%) Cisco
7 11 (8.53%) Sybase
8 10 (7.75%) Veritas
9 9 (6.98%) NetApp
9 9 (6.98%) IBM
10 7 (5.43%) Hitachi
11 6 (4.65%) DataSynapse
12 5 (3.88%) Sun
13 4 (3.10%) Splunk
14 3 (2.33%) Dell
14 3 (2.33%) TIBCO
14 3 (2.33%) Symantec
14 3 (2.33%) SolarWinds
14 3 (2.33%) F5
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