The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 62 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 15 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.25% 0.54% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 1.65% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £425 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
447 363 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.22% 32.94% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 143 123
Average daily rate £400 £400 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 18
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.72 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.40 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 33 (80.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (51.22%) VMware
4 18 (43.90%) UNIX
5 14 (34.15%) SAN
6 13 (31.71%) HP
6 13 (31.71%) Windows
6 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (26.83%) JBoss
7 11 (26.83%) Java
8 10 (24.39%) Finance
9 9 (21.95%) AIX
9 9 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
10 8 (19.51%) SUSE
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco
11 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.63%) Project Management
12 6 (14.63%) Solaris
13 5 (12.20%) SOA
13 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
13 5 (12.20%) Sun
13 5 (12.20%) EMC
13 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
13 5 (12.20%) Banking
14 4 (9.76%) Scrum
14 4 (9.76%) Clustering
14 4 (9.76%) Korn
14 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.32%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) CICS
4 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) Ant
2 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Administrator
2 12 (29.27%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) UNIX Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Wintel Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) Java EE
2 3 (7.32%) Apache OpenJPA
2 3 (7.32%) Apache CXF
2 3 (7.32%) OSGi
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) J2EE
3 2 (4.88%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) JAAS
3 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.88%) XSLT
4 1 (2.44%) Flash
4 1 (2.44%) Drools
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) JSF
4 1 (2.44%) jBPM
4 1 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 33 (80.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (43.90%) UNIX
4 13 (31.71%) Windows
4 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (21.95%) AIX
6 8 (19.51%) SUSE
7 6 (14.63%) Solaris
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.76%) HPUX
9 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) Project Management
3 5 (12.20%) SOA
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) BPMN
6 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) TDD
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.76%) Korn
4 3 (7.32%) Perl
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Bourne shell
5 2 (4.88%) C-shell
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) COBIT
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
2 9 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.88%) SCOM
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.88%) nmon
2 1 (2.44%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) VMware
2 13 (31.71%) HP
3 11 (26.83%) JBoss
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco
5 5 (12.20%) EMC
5 5 (12.20%) Sun
6 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 4 (9.76%) IBM
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.44%) Veritas
9 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Brocade
9 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
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