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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 58 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 38 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.51% 1.84% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 6.52% 5.96% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 16
Median daily rate £420 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £364 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £482 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
583 453 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.51% 30.82% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 235 192
Median daily rate £420 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -28.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 43 (70.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 42 (68.85%) Linux
3 25 (40.98%) Unix
4 20 (32.79%) Java
5 19 (31.15%) Oracle
5 19 (31.15%) Solaris
6 18 (29.51%) Windows
7 16 (26.23%) Finance
7 16 (26.23%) Migration
8 14 (22.95%) DevOps
9 13 (21.31%) VMware
10 12 (19.67%) Change Management
10 12 (19.67%) AIX
10 12 (19.67%) SQL
10 12 (19.67%) SAN
10 12 (19.67%) Veritas
10 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
10 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (18.03%) Banking
12 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
12 10 (16.39%) Python
12 10 (16.39%) OO
12 10 (16.39%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
13 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
13 9 (14.75%) Puppet
14 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (13.11%) UML
14 8 (13.11%) OOA/OOD

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 7 (11.48%) Skype for Business
2 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.20%) Apache
3 5 (8.20%) JBoss
4 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.28%) Confluence
5 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.64%) IIS
6 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) PaaS
3 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) SAN
2 7 (11.48%) DHCP
2 7 (11.48%) DNS
3 5 (8.20%) Firewall
3 5 (8.20%) LDAP
4 4 (6.56%) Skype
5 3 (4.92%) HTTP
5 3 (4.92%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
6 2 (3.28%) LAN
6 2 (3.28%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.28%) SSH
6 2 (3.28%) SSL
6 2 (3.28%) VPN
7 1 (1.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.64%) OSPF
7 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.84%) Informix
3 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) DB2
5 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) HBase
6 1 (1.64%) Impala
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.56%) MSBuild
3 4 (6.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.92%) Artifactory
4 3 (4.92%) Maven
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) Ant
5 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.28%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.28%) Gradle
5 2 (3.28%) Grunt
5 2 (3.28%) gulp
5 2 (3.28%) Hudson
5 2 (3.28%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Administrator
2 16 (26.23%) Unix Administrator
3 14 (22.95%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (21.31%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.75%) Architect
5 9 (14.75%) Consultant
6 8 (13.11%) Applications Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Storage Specialist
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Migration Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Server Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Solaris Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Unix Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Specialist
10 2 (3.28%) EMC Storage Administrator
10 2 (3.28%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
2 8 (13.11%) JSF
2 8 (13.11%) RichFaces
2 8 (13.11%) Web Services
3 6 (9.84%) Apache CXF
3 6 (9.84%) Apache OpenJPA
3 6 (9.84%) Java EE
3 6 (9.84%) JPA
4 5 (8.20%) Middleware
5 3 (4.92%) LAMP
5 3 (4.92%) SOAP
6 2 (3.28%) HTML
6 2 (3.28%) JDBC
6 2 (3.28%) JSP
6 2 (3.28%) Servlets
6 2 (3.28%) Spring
6 2 (3.28%) Struts
6 2 (3.28%) XML
7 1 (1.64%) JSON
7 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) Informatics
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (70.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 42 (68.85%) Linux
3 25 (40.98%) Unix
4 19 (31.15%) Solaris
5 18 (29.51%) Windows
6 12 (19.67%) AIX
7 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
8 8 (13.11%) HPUX
9 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000
10 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.64%) CentOS
12 1 (1.64%) Fedora
12 1 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Migration
2 14 (22.95%) DevOps
3 12 (19.67%) Change Management
4 10 (16.39%) OO
5 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) BPMN
6 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.11%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (13.11%) SOA
6 8 (13.11%) UML
6 8 (13.11%) Use Case
7 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.20%) Kanban
7 5 (8.20%) Patch Management
8 4 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.92%) High Availability
9 3 (4.92%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) Java
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 10 (16.39%) Python
4 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.48%) Perl
4 7 (11.48%) Ruby
5 4 (6.56%) Bourne shell
5 4 (6.56%) C++
5 4 (6.56%) Korn
5 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) CCNP
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) SRDF
3 6 (9.84%) Docker
4 5 (8.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (6.56%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.28%) HDFS
7 2 (3.28%) VirtualBox
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (14.75%) Puppet
3 7 (11.48%) NetBackup
4 6 (9.84%) Ansible
4 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (4.92%) SCCM
5 3 (4.92%) XenMobile
6 2 (3.28%) CA Wily
6 2 (3.28%) Data Guard
6 2 (3.28%) logstash
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.28%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.64%) Oozie
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) VMware
3 12 (19.67%) Veritas
4 8 (13.11%) EMC
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.48%) Citrix
5 7 (11.48%) HP
6 6 (9.84%) Splunk
7 5 (8.20%) Sun
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco
9 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.28%) Google
9 2 (3.28%) webMethods
10 1 (1.64%) Brocade
10 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.64%) Mitel
10 1 (1.64%) Tableau