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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 126 134 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 74 74 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.36% 1.19% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 2.68% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 51 69
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £218 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.47% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.88
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
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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
2278 2760 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.87% 44.49% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1934 1954
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 75
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 99 (77.95%) Linux
2 76 (59.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 41 (32.28%) Windows
4 40 (31.50%) VMware
5 39 (30.71%) Finance
6 34 (26.77%) Oracle
7 31 (24.41%) UNIX
7 31 (24.41%) HP
8 30 (23.62%) Puppet
9 28 (22.05%) Java
10 27 (21.26%) Solaris
10 27 (21.26%) Python
11 25 (19.69%) SQL
12 24 (18.90%) Oracle Database
13 22 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (16.54%) Apache
15 20 (15.75%) Perl
15 20 (15.75%) Maven
16 19 (14.96%) SAN
17 18 (14.17%) NetApp
17 18 (14.17%) MySQL
17 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (14.17%) Jenkins
18 17 (13.39%) Web Services
18 17 (13.39%) ITIL
18 17 (13.39%) Tomcat
18 17 (13.39%) Configuration Management
19 16 (12.60%) HTTP
19 16 (12.60%) DevOps
20 15 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (16.54%) Apache
2 17 (13.39%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.24%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.30%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.72%) JBoss
6 5 (3.94%) IIS
6 5 (3.94%) nginx
6 5 (3.94%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (3.15%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.36%) Confluence
8 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.36%) Jetty
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.79%) Lync
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) MS Office
2 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.79%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.57%) IaaS
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) PaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.96%) SAN
2 16 (12.60%) HTTP
3 15 (11.81%) Firewall
4 13 (10.24%) VLAN
5 11 (8.66%) SSL
6 8 (6.30%) DNS
7 6 (4.72%) Internet
8 5 (3.94%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.15%) DHCP
9 4 (3.15%) FTP
10 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.36%) NAS
10 3 (2.36%) Multicast
11 2 (1.57%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.57%) VPN
11 2 (1.57%) LDAP
11 2 (1.57%) DVB
12 1 (0.79%) IPv6
12 1 (0.79%) IMAP
12 1 (0.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.90%) Oracle Database
2 18 (14.17%) MySQL
3 14 (11.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.51%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Navigator
9 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.79%) OLTP
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.79%) WhereScape RED
10 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (15.75%) Maven
2 18 (14.17%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.02%) Subversion
4 10 (7.87%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.09%) JIRA
6 7 (5.51%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.94%) Ant
7 5 (3.94%) JUnit
7 5 (3.94%) Hudson
8 4 (3.15%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.15%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.36%) NetBeans
9 3 (2.36%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.36%) Gradle
9 3 (2.36%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.36%) Grunt
9 3 (2.36%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.36%) webpack
10 2 (1.57%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.57%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 39 (30.71%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Banking
3 5 (3.94%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.94%) Legal
3 5 (3.94%) Advertising
4 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.57%) Front Office
4 2 (1.57%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (10.24%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (8.66%) Administrator
3 11 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (7.87%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (7.09%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (6.30%) DBA
6 8 (6.30%) Developer
6 8 (6.30%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (5.51%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.51%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.72%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.15%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.39%) Web Services
2 13 (10.24%) SOAP
3 8 (6.30%) Middleware
4 7 (5.51%) HTML
4 7 (5.51%) Hibernate
5 6 (4.72%) Spring
5 6 (4.72%) Java EE
6 5 (3.94%) .NET
7 4 (3.15%) EJB
7 4 (3.15%) XML
7 4 (3.15%) Rendezvous
7 4 (3.15%) Swing
7 4 (3.15%) JAXB
7 4 (3.15%) Django
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (3.15%) REST
8 3 (2.36%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.36%) HTML5
8 3 (2.36%) jQuery
8 3 (2.36%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Clustering
2 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.94%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.94%) Replication
4 4 (3.15%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.15%) Open Source
4 4 (3.15%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.36%) W3C
6 2 (1.57%) Interactive TV
6 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.79%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 99 (77.95%) Linux
2 76 (59.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 41 (32.28%) Windows
4 31 (24.41%) UNIX
5 27 (21.26%) Solaris
6 15 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (11.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (10.24%) CentOS
9 11 (8.66%) Debian
10 8 (6.30%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (3.15%) SUSE
13 3 (2.36%) VMS
13 3 (2.36%) AIX
14 1 (0.79%) HPUX
14 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.39%) ITIL
2 17 (13.39%) Configuration Management
3 16 (12.60%) DevOps
4 13 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (10.24%) Service Management
5 11 (8.66%) BPR
5 11 (8.66%) Business Analysis
5 11 (8.66%) Business Process Improvement
6 8 (6.30%) Migration
7 7 (5.51%) Change Management
7 7 (5.51%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 7 (5.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (4.72%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (4.72%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.94%) Project Management
9 5 (3.94%) Release Management
9 5 (3.94%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.15%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.05%) Java
2 27 (21.26%) Python
3 25 (19.69%) SQL
4 20 (15.75%) Perl
5 10 (7.87%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.09%) PHP
7 8 (6.30%) Ruby
8 7 (5.51%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.72%) C
10 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.36%) C++
11 2 (1.57%) Groovy
11 2 (1.57%) XQuery
12 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.79%) Korn
12 1 (0.79%) C-shell
12 1 (0.79%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (7.87%) MCSE
1 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (4.72%) MCSA
3 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.15%) CCIE
4 4 (3.15%) CCNP
4 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.57%) Degree
6 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) RHCE
7 1 (0.79%) CCNA
7 1 (0.79%) CCA
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CCEA
7 1 (0.79%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (4.72%) KVM
4 4 (3.15%) Varnish
4 4 (3.15%) vSphere
4 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.15%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.57%) vCloud
6 2 (1.57%) RHEV
6 2 (1.57%) GPFS
6 2 (1.57%) Ceph
6 2 (1.57%) Firmware
6 2 (1.57%) NFS
6 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.57%) XenServer
6 2 (1.57%) Gluster
6 2 (1.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 30 (23.62%) Puppet
2 11 (8.66%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (6.30%) Data Guard
4 7 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.72%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (4.72%) Nagios
6 5 (3.94%) yum
7 4 (3.15%) BladeLogic
7 4 (3.15%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (3.15%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.15%) Cobbler
7 4 (3.15%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (2.36%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.57%) SCCM
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.57%) Nessus
9 2 (1.57%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.57%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.79%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 40 (31.50%) VMware
2 34 (26.77%) Oracle
3 31 (24.41%) HP
4 18 (14.17%) NetApp
5 13 (10.24%) Citrix
5 13 (10.24%) Cisco
6 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
7 11 (8.66%) EMC
8 7 (5.51%) IBM
9 6 (4.72%) Veritas
9 6 (4.72%) Splunk
10 5 (3.94%) Symantec
11 4 (3.15%) TIBCO
11 4 (3.15%) CA
11 4 (3.15%) Sun
12 3 (2.36%) Dell
12 3 (2.36%) Sybase
12 3 (2.36%) Reuters
12 3 (2.36%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.57%) F5
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