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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 119 109 131
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 85 85 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 1.48% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 3.26% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 63
Average daily rate
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£425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £327 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £619 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +6.25%
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
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 129 (83.77%) Linux
2 106 (68.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (35.71%) Windows
4 50 (32.47%) VMware
5 46 (29.87%) Oracle
5 46 (29.87%) Puppet
6 44 (28.57%) Finance
7 40 (25.97%) UNIX
8 34 (22.08%) Python
8 34 (22.08%) HP
9 33 (21.43%) Solaris
10 32 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (18.18%) Oracle Database
12 27 (17.53%) Apache
12 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (16.88%) Web Services
13 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
13 26 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (16.23%) Java
15 24 (15.58%) DevOps
16 23 (14.94%) Configuration Management
17 22 (14.29%) Cisco
17 22 (14.29%) Perl
18 21 (13.64%) SQL
18 21 (13.64%) SAN
18 21 (13.64%) Firewall
19 20 (12.99%) MySQL
19 20 (12.99%) ITIL
19 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
20 19 (12.34%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (17.53%) Apache
2 18 (11.69%) Tomcat
3 17 (11.04%) WebLogic
4 13 (8.44%) JBoss
5 12 (7.79%) MS Exchange
6 10 (6.49%) IIS
6 10 (6.49%) Confluence
7 8 (5.19%) nginx
8 6 (3.90%) OpenStack
9 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
9 5 (3.25%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.30%) Mule ESB
12 2 (1.30%) Jetty
13 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 14 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.65%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.65%) RMDS
3 1 (0.65%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.95%) IaaS
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Route 53
4 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.64%) SAN
1 21 (13.64%) Firewall
2 12 (7.79%) SSL
2 12 (7.79%) Internet
2 12 (7.79%) HTTP
3 10 (6.49%) VLAN
4 8 (5.19%) AMQP
5 7 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.90%) DNS
6 6 (3.90%) NAS
7 3 (1.95%) Multicast
7 3 (1.95%) VPN
7 3 (1.95%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.95%) LAN
8 2 (1.30%) WAN
8 2 (1.30%) DHCP
8 2 (1.30%) FTP
8 2 (1.30%) LDAP
8 2 (1.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 20 (12.99%) MySQL
3 13 (8.44%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (7.79%) MongoDB
5 11 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.19%) Big Data
7 7 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 7 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.95%) Redis
11 2 (1.30%) SQL Navigator
11 2 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.65%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
2 19 (12.34%) JIRA
3 18 (11.69%) Subversion
3 18 (11.69%) Maven
4 12 (7.79%) Mercurial
5 10 (6.49%) JUnit
6 9 (5.84%) Eclipse
6 9 (5.84%) Ant
6 9 (5.84%) Git (software)
7 8 (5.19%) TeamCity
8 7 (4.55%) Gradle
9 5 (3.25%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.25%) Hudson
10 3 (1.95%) Gerrit
10 3 (1.95%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.95%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.30%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.30%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 44 (28.57%) Finance
2 16 (10.39%) Banking
3 5 (3.25%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.25%) Legal
3 5 (3.25%) Advertising
4 4 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.95%) Front Office
6 2 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (11.04%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (9.74%) Administrator
4 14 (9.09%) Developer
5 11 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.84%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.19%) UNIX Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.55%) Consultant
9 7 (4.55%) Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) DBA
10 6 (3.90%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (3.25%) UNIX Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.25%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.88%) Web Services
2 11 (7.14%) Middleware
2 11 (7.14%) .NET
3 10 (6.49%) SOAP
3 10 (6.49%) Java EE
4 9 (5.84%) EJB
5 8 (5.19%) HTML
5 8 (5.19%) JMS
6 6 (3.90%) JSON
7 5 (3.25%) jQuery
7 5 (3.25%) LAMP
7 5 (3.25%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.60%) JAXB
8 4 (2.60%) XML
8 4 (2.60%) CSS
8 4 (2.60%) Swing
8 4 (2.60%) Rendezvous
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (2.60%) HTML5
8 4 (2.60%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.04%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.49%) Clustering
4 7 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.60%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.95%) Replication
7 3 (1.95%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.30%) CMDB
8 2 (1.30%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.65%) PKI
9 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 129 (83.77%) Linux
2 106 (68.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (35.71%) Windows
4 40 (25.97%) UNIX
5 33 (21.43%) Solaris
6 14 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (7.79%) Debian
8 10 (6.49%) CentOS
9 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (5.19%) Ubuntu
10 7 (4.55%) AIX
11 5 (3.25%) SUSE
12 3 (1.95%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.30%) HPUX
14 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (15.58%) DevOps
4 23 (14.94%) Configuration Management
5 20 (12.99%) ITIL
6 13 (8.44%) Migration
7 12 (7.79%) Scrum
7 12 (7.79%) Open Source
8 10 (6.49%) TDD
8 10 (6.49%) Service Management
9 9 (5.84%) Project Management
9 9 (5.84%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (5.19%) Business Process Improvement
10 8 (5.19%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.19%) Test Scripting
10 8 (5.19%) BPR
10 8 (5.19%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.19%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.55%) Release Management
11 7 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.08%) Python
2 25 (16.23%) Java
3 22 (14.29%) Perl
4 21 (13.64%) SQL
5 15 (9.74%) Bash Shell
5 15 (9.74%) Ruby
6 13 (8.44%) PHP
7 12 (7.79%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.55%) C
8 7 (4.55%) C#
9 4 (2.60%) C++
9 4 (2.60%) VB
10 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.95%) Korn
11 2 (1.30%) Groovy
11 2 (1.30%) C-shell
11 2 (1.30%) XQuery
12 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.14%) MCSE
3 11 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.84%) MCSA
5 8 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.60%) Degree
7 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) RHCE
8 2 (1.30%) CCIE
8 2 (1.30%) CCNP
8 2 (1.30%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) CCA
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CCEA
9 1 (0.65%) OCP
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.65%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 32 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.74%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.55%) vSphere
3 7 (4.55%) Varnish
3 7 (4.55%) KVM
4 6 (3.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (3.90%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.25%) Docker
5 5 (3.25%) GPFS
6 4 (2.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.95%) Gluster
7 3 (1.95%) XenApp
7 3 (1.95%) Firmware
7 3 (1.95%) Ceph
7 3 (1.95%) RHEV
7 3 (1.95%) vCloud
8 2 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (29.87%) Puppet
2 12 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Satellite
5 8 (5.19%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (3.90%) yum
7 5 (3.25%) Data Guard
7 5 (3.25%) Nagios
7 5 (3.25%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (3.25%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.60%) BladeLogic
8 4 (2.60%) HAProxy
8 4 (2.60%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (1.95%) Ansible
9 3 (1.95%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.95%) Salt
9 3 (1.95%) Rundeck
9 3 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.95%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (32.47%) VMware
2 46 (29.87%) Oracle
3 34 (22.08%) HP
4 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
5 22 (14.29%) Cisco
6 18 (11.69%) NetApp
7 17 (11.04%) EMC
8 14 (9.09%) IBM
9 13 (8.44%) Citrix
10 12 (7.79%) Veritas
11 8 (5.19%) Atlassian
12 6 (3.90%) BMC
13 5 (3.25%) CA
13 5 (3.25%) Symantec
13 5 (3.25%) 3PAR
13 5 (3.25%) Splunk
14 4 (2.60%) TIBCO
14 4 (2.60%) Reuters
15 3 (1.95%) Sun
15 3 (1.95%) Akamai
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