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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 58 70 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 13 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.42% 1.39% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.38% 3.98% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 20
Median daily rate £395 £369 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.11% -18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £348 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -44.24%
Red Hat
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
385 528 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.17% 35.06% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 241 224
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £24.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.08 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £29.95 £73.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 20 (71.43%) Java
1 20 (71.43%) SOA
2 18 (64.29%) Hibernate
2 18 (64.29%) JPA
3 17 (60.71%) Web Services
4 16 (57.14%) Oracle
4 16 (57.14%) JBoss
4 16 (57.14%) JSF
4 16 (57.14%) Java EE
4 16 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 15 (53.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (53.57%) Maven
5 15 (53.57%) jBPM
5 15 (53.57%) Drools
5 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (53.57%) Eclipse
5 15 (53.57%) SOAP
5 15 (53.57%) XML
5 15 (53.57%) XSD
5 15 (53.57%) JMS
6 14 (50.00%) TDD
6 14 (50.00%) XSLT
6 14 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) RichFaces
6 14 (50.00%) Open Source
7 13 (46.43%) Open Source Development
7 13 (46.43%) Subversion
7 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (46.43%) Scrum
8 12 (42.86%) Mentoring

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 16 (57.14%) JBoss
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Eclipse
1 15 (53.57%) Maven
2 13 (46.43%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
1 15 (53.57%) Java Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Integration Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) Hibernate
1 18 (64.29%) JPA
2 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 16 (57.14%) Java EE
3 16 (57.14%) JSF
4 15 (53.57%) Drools
4 15 (53.57%) jBPM
4 15 (53.57%) JMS
4 15 (53.57%) SOAP
4 15 (53.57%) XML
4 15 (53.57%) XSD
5 14 (50.00%) HTML
5 14 (50.00%) RichFaces
5 14 (50.00%) XSLT
6 7 (25.00%) Spring Batch
7 4 (14.29%) J2EE
8 3 (10.71%) Apache CXF
8 3 (10.71%) Apache OpenJPA
9 2 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) SOA
2 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (50.00%) Open Source
3 14 (50.00%) TDD
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Open Source Development
4 13 (46.43%) Scrum
5 12 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 10 (35.71%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) BPMN
8 3 (10.71%) OO
8 3 (10.71%) UML
9 2 (7.14%) DevOps
9 2 (7.14%) High Availability
9 2 (7.14%) MVC
9 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (7.14%) Use Case
10 1 (3.57%) Analytics
10 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) SRDF
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Simpana
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) EMC
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) CA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) CommVault
3 1 (3.57%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) RightScale
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) webMethods