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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 104 145 125
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -20
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 61 66 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.79% 1.11% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 4.29% 2.59% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 59
Median daily rate £450 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £28.59 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-16.91% -32.74%
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
1421 2552 2552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.67% 43.09% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1885 1738
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 64 54
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £32.20 £34.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 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 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 123 (93.89%) Linux
2 93 (70.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 62 (47.33%) Unix
4 55 (41.98%) Finance
5 48 (36.64%) Oracle
6 46 (35.11%) Puppet
7 44 (33.59%) ITIL
8 41 (31.30%) Banking
9 38 (29.01%) VMware
10 29 (22.14%) Windows
10 29 (22.14%) Python
11 26 (19.85%) RHCE
12 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
12 25 (19.08%) Java
13 24 (18.32%) Perl
13 24 (18.32%) SAN
13 24 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (17.56%) Migration
15 21 (16.03%) HP
15 21 (16.03%) RHCA
16 20 (15.27%) DNS
16 20 (15.27%) Ansible
16 20 (15.27%) DevOps
17 19 (14.50%) Performance Tuning
17 19 (14.50%) Solaris
18 18 (13.74%) SQL
18 18 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (12.98%) Data Protection
19 17 (12.98%) Oracle Database
19 17 (12.98%) Windows Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (10.69%) WebLogic
2 13 (9.92%) JBoss
3 10 (7.63%) Apache
4 7 (5.34%) IIS
4 7 (5.34%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.58%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.58%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.29%) SAS
6 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.29%) Zimbra
7 2 (1.53%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.53%) Confluence
7 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.76%) GemFire
8 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.76%) nginx
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.05%) MS Office
3 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.29%) SPSS
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Documaker
2 1 (0.76%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.11%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.05%) PaaS
4 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.53%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.53%) Route 53
5 2 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.32%) SAN
2 20 (15.27%) DNS
3 11 (8.40%) Firewall
4 9 (6.87%) LDAP
5 7 (5.34%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.82%) NAS
8 4 (3.05%) LAN
9 3 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.29%) FTP
9 3 (2.29%) HTTPS
9 3 (2.29%) Internet
9 3 (2.29%) WAN
10 2 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.53%) HTTP
10 2 (1.53%) SMTP
10 2 (1.53%) X.509
11 1 (0.76%) AMQP
11 1 (0.76%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.98%) Oracle Database
2 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.34%) MySQL
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.53%) Redis
9 1 (0.76%) Big Data
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.16%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.40%) JIRA
4 5 (3.82%) Subversion
4 5 (3.82%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.53%) GitLab
5 2 (1.53%) Hudson
5 2 (1.53%) jMock
5 2 (1.53%) JUnit
6 1 (0.76%) Maven
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (41.98%) Finance
2 41 (31.30%) Banking
3 10 (7.63%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 4 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Front Office
6 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (36.64%) Administrator
2 32 (24.43%) Linux Administrator
3 24 (18.32%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (16.79%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (11.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (11.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 14 (10.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (10.69%) Unix Administrator
7 13 (9.92%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 12 (9.16%) Consultant
9 8 (6.11%) DBA
10 7 (5.34%) Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.34%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (5.34%) Support Consultant
11 6 (4.58%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 4 (3.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 4 (3.05%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) Middleware
2 11 (8.40%) .NET
3 10 (7.63%) Java EE
4 9 (6.87%) WebCenter
5 6 (4.58%) Web Services
6 4 (3.05%) JMS
6 4 (3.05%) LAMP
6 4 (3.05%) Spring
7 3 (2.29%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.29%) HTML
7 3 (2.29%) HTML5
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.53%) CSS
8 2 (1.53%) jQuery
8 2 (1.53%) JSON
8 2 (1.53%) JTS
8 2 (1.53%) Murex MxML
8 2 (1.53%) REST
8 2 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Clustering
2 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.34%) Hedge funds
3 7 (5.34%) Replication
4 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.53%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (1.53%) Statistics
5 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.76%) CMDB
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Equities
5 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 123 (93.89%) Linux
2 93 (70.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 62 (47.33%) Unix
4 29 (22.14%) Windows
5 19 (14.50%) Solaris
6 17 (12.98%) Windows Server
7 12 (9.16%) CentOS
8 10 (7.63%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (5.34%) AIX
10 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (3.82%) SUSE
11 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.05%) Debian
13 3 (2.29%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
13 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
13 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.53%) Fedora
15 1 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.59%) ITIL
2 23 (17.56%) Migration
3 20 (15.27%) DevOps
4 19 (14.50%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (12.98%) Data Protection
6 16 (12.21%) Configuration Management
7 14 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (10.69%) Change Control
8 12 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.16%) High Availability
9 10 (7.63%) Change Management
9 10 (7.63%) OO
10 9 (6.87%) Open Source
10 9 (6.87%) SOA
11 8 (6.11%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (6.11%) Low Latency
11 8 (6.11%) Scrum
12 7 (5.34%) AOP
13 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.14%) Python
2 25 (19.08%) Java
3 24 (18.32%) Perl
4 18 (13.74%) SQL
5 15 (11.45%) Bash Shell
6 14 (10.69%) PHP
7 7 (5.34%) C
7 7 (5.34%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.58%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.58%) Ruby
8 6 (4.58%) SystemTap
9 3 (2.29%) C++
9 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.53%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (1.53%) C#
11 1 (0.76%) AWK
11 1 (0.76%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (19.85%) RHCE
2 21 (16.03%) RHCA
3 12 (9.16%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.34%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.58%) OCP
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (3.82%) Degree
7 4 (3.05%) CCNA
7 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.05%) MCSE
8 3 (2.29%) IBM Certification
8 3 (2.29%) MCITP
8 3 (2.29%) MCTS
9 2 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.76%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 24 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.69%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (9.16%) Active Directory
4 9 (6.87%) KVM
4 9 (6.87%) NFS
4 9 (6.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (6.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (3.82%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (3.05%) vSphere
8 3 (2.29%) GPFS
8 3 (2.29%) RHEV
8 3 (2.29%) Samba
9 2 (1.53%) Docker
9 2 (1.53%) Postfix
9 2 (1.53%) Squid
9 2 (1.53%) Xen
9 2 (1.53%) XenServer
10 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.76%) Varnish
10 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 46 (35.11%) Puppet
2 20 (15.27%) Ansible
3 15 (11.45%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (9.16%) Nagios
5 8 (6.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (6.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 7 (5.34%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (4.58%) BladeLogic
7 6 (4.58%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (3.82%) Control-M
9 4 (3.05%) SCOM
9 4 (3.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (2.29%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (1.53%) Cacti
11 2 (1.53%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.53%) Data Guard
11 2 (1.53%) Salt
11 2 (1.53%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.53%) WSUS
11 2 (1.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (36.64%) Oracle
2 38 (29.01%) VMware
3 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
4 21 (16.03%) HP
5 12 (9.16%) IBM
5 12 (9.16%) Veritas
6 9 (6.87%) Dell
7 8 (6.11%) NetApp
8 7 (5.34%) Siebel
9 6 (4.58%) 3PAR
9 6 (4.58%) Citrix
9 6 (4.58%) Sun
10 5 (3.82%) EMC
11 4 (3.05%) ArcSight
11 4 (3.05%) Sybase
12 3 (2.29%) Adobe
12 3 (2.29%) Atlassian
12 3 (2.29%) BMC
12 3 (2.29%) Cisco
12 3 (2.29%) Kaspersky
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