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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 54 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 28 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.08% 1.74% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 7.45% 5.06% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -15.47%
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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
376 395 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.89% 34.44% 44.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 202 118
Average daily rate £390 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £218 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.77 £10.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.70% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £14.02 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015, 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 40 (80.00%) Linux
2 38 (76.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (48.00%) UNIX
4 21 (42.00%) JBoss
5 19 (38.00%) VMware
6 17 (34.00%) Oracle
6 17 (34.00%) EMC
7 15 (30.00%) Solaris
8 14 (28.00%) Apache
8 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
8 14 (28.00%) SAN
9 12 (24.00%) Veritas
10 11 (22.00%) Java
10 11 (22.00%) Finance
10 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.00%) LDAP
12 9 (18.00%) SOA
12 9 (18.00%) Windows
12 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.00%) NetApp
13 8 (16.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (14.00%) RHCE
14 7 (14.00%) AIX
14 7 (14.00%) Banking
14 7 (14.00%) Change Management
14 7 (14.00%) Clustering
14 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
15 6 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
15 6 (12.00%) Scrum
15 6 (12.00%) Migration

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 21 (42.00%) JBoss
2 14 (28.00%) Apache
2 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (8.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (6.00%) ColdFusion
5 2 (4.00%) SAS
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) SAN
2 10 (20.00%) LDAP
3 6 (12.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.00%) Firewall
5 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.00%) NAS
6 3 (6.00%) DHCP
6 3 (6.00%) SSH
6 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) Informix
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Administrator
2 17 (34.00%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (22.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Designer
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Senior UNIX Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) UNIX Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Apache OpenJPA
1 4 (8.00%) Apache CXF
1 4 (8.00%) OSGi
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 3 (6.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) JSF
3 2 (4.00%) Java EE
3 2 (4.00%) XSLT
3 2 (4.00%) OAuth
4 1 (2.00%) JSP
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) CESG
3 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Linux
2 38 (76.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (48.00%) UNIX
4 15 (30.00%) Solaris
5 9 (18.00%) Windows
6 7 (14.00%) AIX
7 6 (12.00%) HPUX
8 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) SOA
1 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) Change Management
2 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.00%) Scrum
3 6 (12.00%) Migration
4 4 (8.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (8.00%) Data Security
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL
4 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps
5 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.00%) Analytics
6 2 (4.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.00%) SABSA
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) MUMPS
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) RHCE
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.00%) SELinux
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) VMware
2 17 (34.00%) Oracle
2 17 (34.00%) EMC
3 12 (24.00%) Veritas
4 8 (16.00%) NetApp
5 5 (10.00%) IBM
6 4 (8.00%) Symantec
6 4 (8.00%) F5
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.00%) Teradata
8 2 (4.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.00%) Hitachi
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