The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Docklands, London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 21 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.85% 5.63% 4.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 13.13% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £394 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.85% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 99 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 44.44% 42.86% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 77 70
Average daily rate £475 £441 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% +10.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £41.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the Docklands, London region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Docklands, London region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) VMware