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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 53 73 46
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 19 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.53% 0.43% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 4.24% 1.26% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £332
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -13.63%
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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
448 396 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.16% 34.14% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 170 109
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 19
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 £11.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.95 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 39 (88.64%) Linux
2 36 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (52.27%) VMware
4 20 (45.45%) UNIX
5 16 (36.36%) SAN
6 15 (34.09%) Windows
7 13 (29.55%) HP
7 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (27.27%) JBoss
9 10 (22.73%) Java
9 10 (22.73%) Finance
10 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
10 9 (20.45%) AIX
10 9 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (18.18%) Solaris
11 8 (18.18%) Cisco
11 8 (18.18%) SUSE
12 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.91%) EMC
13 6 (13.64%) Project Management
13 6 (13.64%) IBM
13 6 (13.64%) Oracle
13 6 (13.64%) Banking
14 5 (11.36%) DNS
14 5 (11.36%) SOA
14 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
14 5 (11.36%) Sun
15 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
15 4 (9.09%) NetApp

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (11.36%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) nginx
5 1 (2.27%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) SAN
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) SSH
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) Ant
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) International Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Administrator
2 14 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) UNIX Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) Java EE
2 3 (6.82%) Apache OpenJPA
2 3 (6.82%) Apache CXF
2 3 (6.82%) J2EE
2 3 (6.82%) OSGi
3 2 (4.55%) JAAS
3 2 (4.55%) Middleware
3 2 (4.55%) XSLT
3 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.27%) jBPM
4 1 (2.27%) Drools
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) JSF
4 1 (2.27%) JSP
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Linux
2 36 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (45.45%) UNIX
4 15 (34.09%) Windows
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (20.45%) AIX
7 8 (18.18%) Solaris
7 8 (18.18%) SUSE
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.09%) HPUX
8 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) Project Management
3 5 (11.36%) SOA
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 4 (9.09%) Scrum
5 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.55%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) BPMN
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.27%) TDD
7 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Workflow
7 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 4 (9.09%) Korn
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Bourne shell
4 2 (4.55%) C-shell
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) COBIT
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
2 9 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) nmon
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) VMware
2 13 (29.55%) HP
3 12 (27.27%) JBoss
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) EMC
6 6 (13.64%) IBM
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle
7 5 (11.36%) Sun
8 4 (9.09%) NetApp
8 4 (9.09%) Veritas
9 3 (6.82%) Symantec
10 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.27%) Brocade
11 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
11 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
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