The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 63 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 21 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 0.88% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 2.79% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £428 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £448 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
512 323 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.09% 31.57% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 122 140
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 7
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 46 (93.88%) Linux
2 33 (67.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (46.94%) VMware
4 20 (40.82%) UNIX
5 17 (34.69%) JBoss
5 17 (34.69%) HP
5 17 (34.69%) SAN
6 16 (32.65%) Windows
6 16 (32.65%) Java
6 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (26.53%) AIX
8 12 (24.49%) Finance
8 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
8 12 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (24.49%) Subversion
9 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.45%) SUSE
10 10 (20.41%) Java EE
11 9 (18.37%) BPMN
11 9 (18.37%) Identity Management
11 9 (18.37%) JAAS
11 9 (18.37%) XML
12 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
12 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
12 8 (16.33%) Spring
13 7 (14.29%) Banking
13 7 (14.29%) Scrum
13 7 (14.29%) XSLT
14 6 (12.24%) SOA

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) CICS
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) nginx
4 1 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) SAN
2 5 (10.20%) LDAP
3 3 (6.12%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Subversion
2 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.12%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (18.37%) Administrator
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) UNIX Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Test Architect
8 2 (4.08%) AIX Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Java EE
2 9 (18.37%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) JAAS
3 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
3 8 (16.33%) Spring
4 7 (14.29%) XSLT
5 5 (10.20%) J2EE
6 4 (8.16%) jBPM
6 4 (8.16%) Drools
7 3 (6.12%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) Flash
8 1 (2.04%) Apache OpenJPA
8 1 (2.04%) Apache CXF
8 1 (2.04%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Linux
2 33 (67.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (40.82%) UNIX
4 16 (32.65%) Windows
4 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (26.53%) AIX
6 11 (22.45%) SUSE
7 6 (12.24%) Solaris
8 5 (10.20%) HPUX
9 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
9 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) BPMN
2 9 (18.37%) Identity Management
3 7 (14.29%) Scrum
4 6 (12.24%) SOA
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL
5 4 (8.16%) Workflow
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) TDD
6 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) Perl
2 5 (10.20%) Korn
3 4 (8.16%) C-shell
3 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.12%) SQL
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) COBIT
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
2 12 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (8.16%) SCOM
1 4 (8.16%) nmon
2 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.08%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) VMware
2 17 (34.69%) JBoss
2 17 (34.69%) HP
3 6 (12.24%) IBM
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) EMC
4 5 (10.20%) Sun
5 4 (8.16%) NetApp
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) Veritas
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) Brocade
7 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
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