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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
London / City of London
Rank 88 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 59 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.01% 1.02% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 4.68% 2.55% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 22 46
Median daily rate £465 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £401 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+68.47% -42.13%

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
1262 1215 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.03% 40.10% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 886 1617
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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.

1 111 (94.87%) Linux
2 81 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 47 (40.17%) Puppet
4 45 (38.46%) Finance
5 39 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 34 (29.06%) Unix
7 30 (25.64%) Windows
7 30 (25.64%) Python
8 26 (22.22%) VMware
9 24 (20.51%) Perl
10 23 (19.66%) Ansible
11 22 (18.80%) DevOps
11 22 (18.80%) Java
12 21 (17.95%) CentOS
13 20 (17.09%) Banking
13 20 (17.09%) Oracle
13 20 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (15.38%) Migration
16 16 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
17 15 (12.82%) Configuration Management
17 15 (12.82%) Apache
17 15 (12.82%) Data Centre
18 14 (11.97%) Big Data
18 14 (11.97%) JIRA
19 13 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (11.11%) PowerShell
19 13 (11.11%) Tomcat
19 13 (11.11%) 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 15 (12.82%) Apache
2 13 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.98%) Apache Spark
3 7 (5.98%) Confluence
4 4 (3.42%) JBoss
4 4 (3.42%) nginx
4 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.56%) Mule ESB
5 3 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) Jetty
7 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.27%) PaaS
3 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.56%) IaaS
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.56%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.71%) GitHub
4 2 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.85%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 7 (5.98%) SAN
2 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.13%) DNS
3 6 (5.13%) LDAP
3 6 (5.13%) SSH
4 5 (4.27%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.42%) VPN
6 3 (2.56%) Internet
6 3 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.71%) DMZ
7 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.71%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.71%) LAN
7 2 (1.71%) NAS
7 2 (1.71%) WAN
8 1 (0.85%) DHCP
8 1 (0.85%) HTTP
8 1 (0.85%) SMTP
8 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) Big Data
2 12 (10.26%) Hadoop
3 11 (9.40%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.84%) MySQL
4 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.98%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.27%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.71%) Redis
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.71%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.85%) HBase
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.97%) JIRA
3 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.13%) Mercurial
5 6 (5.13%) Subversion
6 4 (3.42%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.42%) SonarQube
6 4 (3.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.56%) Gerrit
7 3 (2.56%) Maven
8 2 (1.71%) Ant
8 2 (1.71%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.71%) Gradle
9 1 (0.85%) GitLab
9 1 (0.85%) Hudson
9 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (38.46%) Finance
2 20 (17.09%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (36.75%) Administrator
2 28 (23.93%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 21 (17.95%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (16.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 17 (14.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 13 (11.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 13 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
8 10 (8.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.84%) Developer
11 6 (5.13%) DBA
11 6 (5.13%) SQL DBA
12 5 (4.27%) Data Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 5 (4.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 4 (3.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) Web Services
2 7 (5.98%) XML
3 5 (4.27%) HTML
3 5 (4.27%) JSON
3 5 (4.27%) LAMP
3 5 (4.27%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (4.27%) XSLT
4 4 (3.42%) CSS
4 4 (3.42%) Kafka
4 4 (3.42%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (2.56%) EJB
5 3 (2.56%) Java EE
5 3 (2.56%) JMS
5 3 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.56%) RSS
6 2 (1.71%) .NET
6 2 (1.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.71%) J2EE
6 2 (1.71%) RESTful
7 1 (0.85%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (3.42%) Replication
4 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.56%) Equities
4 3 (2.56%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.71%) Fintech
5 2 (1.71%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.71%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 111 (94.87%) Linux
2 81 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (29.06%) Unix
4 30 (25.64%) Windows
5 21 (17.95%) CentOS
6 13 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 11 (9.40%) Ubuntu
8 10 (8.55%) Solaris
9 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (6.84%) SUSE
11 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.42%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.71%) AIX
13 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.71%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) DevOps
2 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.38%) Migration
4 16 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (12.82%) Configuration Management
6 12 (10.26%) ITIL
6 12 (10.26%) Open Source
7 10 (8.55%) Scrum
8 8 (6.84%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.13%) High Availability
10 6 (5.13%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (3.42%) Capacity Management
12 4 (3.42%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (3.42%) Database Security
12 4 (3.42%) Line Management
12 4 (3.42%) OO
12 4 (3.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 30 (25.64%) Python
3 24 (20.51%) Perl
4 22 (18.80%) Java
5 13 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 12 (10.26%) C
7 11 (9.40%) PHP
8 10 (8.55%) Ruby
9 7 (5.98%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.98%) SQL
10 5 (4.27%) AWK
10 5 (4.27%) sed
11 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.56%) C++
13 2 (1.71%) Delphi
13 2 (1.71%) Groovy
13 2 (1.71%) Korn
13 2 (1.71%) Pascal
13 2 (1.71%) Scala
13 2 (1.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.84%) RHCE
3 6 (5.13%) DV Cleared
3 6 (5.13%) RHCA
4 4 (3.42%) CCNA
4 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.42%) IBM Certification
4 4 (3.42%) MCITP
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.42%) OCP
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.56%) Degree
5 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.71%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.85%) CCA
7 1 (0.85%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.26%) Docker
3 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (3.42%) XenApp
7 3 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.56%) vSphere
8 2 (1.71%) GPFS
8 2 (1.71%) NFS
8 2 (1.71%) vCloud
9 1 (0.85%) HDFS
9 1 (0.85%) KVM
9 1 (0.85%) LXC
9 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.85%) Xen
9 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (40.17%) Puppet
2 23 (19.66%) Ansible
3 11 (9.40%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (7.69%) Nagios
5 8 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (3.42%) Control-M
7 4 (3.42%) HAProxy
7 4 (3.42%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.71%) Casper Suite
8 2 (1.71%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.71%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.71%) Kibana
8 2 (1.71%) logstash
8 2 (1.71%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.71%) OpenView
8 2 (1.71%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.71%) Salt
9 1 (0.85%) Terraform
9 1 (0.85%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 26 (22.22%) VMware
2 20 (17.09%) Oracle
3 12 (10.26%) Veritas
4 11 (9.40%) Cisco
5 10 (8.55%) IBM
6 9 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 9 (7.69%) HP
6 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.13%) Citrix
7 6 (5.13%) EMC
7 6 (5.13%) NetApp
8 5 (4.27%) Atlassian
8 5 (4.27%) CommVault
8 5 (4.27%) Sybase
9 4 (3.42%) Apple
9 4 (3.42%) Brocade
9 4 (3.42%) Google
9 4 (3.42%) Hortonworks
10 3 (2.56%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.56%) ForgeRock
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