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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 70 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 23 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.85% 1.06% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.42% 3.70% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 14
Median daily rate £395 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £333 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £29.17 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-31.43% +6.07%
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
520 459 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.87% 28.56% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 218 224
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 12
Median hourly rate £29.16 £12.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.09% -41.19%
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 37 (60.66%) Linux
2 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (45.90%) Unix
4 24 (39.34%) Oracle
5 23 (37.70%) Java
6 22 (36.07%) Solaris
7 17 (27.87%) JBoss
7 17 (27.87%) Java EE
8 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (26.23%) Finance
8 16 (26.23%) Banking
9 15 (24.59%) Windows
9 15 (24.59%) DevOps
10 14 (22.95%) Veritas
10 14 (22.95%) Migration
11 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
11 13 (21.31%) SQL
11 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
12 12 (19.67%) Open Source
13 11 (18.03%) Change Management
13 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (18.03%) AIX
14 10 (16.39%) Web Services
14 10 (16.39%) VMware
14 10 (16.39%) NetBackup
15 9 (14.75%) SAN
15 9 (14.75%) XML
15 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
15 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
15 9 (14.75%) Puppet

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 17 (27.87%) JBoss
2 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
4 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 6 (9.84%) WebLogic
4 6 (9.84%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (8.20%) Skype for Business
6 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.28%) Confluence
7 2 (3.28%) IIS
7 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle BPM
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 9 (14.75%) SAN
2 6 (9.84%) LDAP
3 5 (8.20%) DHCP
3 5 (8.20%) DNS
4 4 (6.56%) Skype
5 3 (4.92%) Firewall
6 2 (3.28%) HTTP
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%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.64%) PABX
7 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.64%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.64%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.64%) VLAN
7 1 (1.64%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.56%) Informix
3 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) DB2
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Maven
1 8 (13.11%) Subversion
2 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.56%) MSBuild
3 4 (6.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.28%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.28%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) Gradle
4 2 (3.28%) Grunt
4 2 (3.28%) gulp
4 2 (3.28%) Hudson
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (26.23%) Banking
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) International Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Administrator
2 16 (26.23%) Unix Administrator
3 12 (19.67%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (18.03%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 10 (16.39%) Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Consultant
6 9 (14.75%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Unix Support
8 5 (8.20%) Solaris Administrator
9 4 (6.56%) Integration Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Middleware Consultant
9 4 (6.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Systems Support
10 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Server Administrator
10 3 (4.92%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) Java EE
2 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
3 10 (16.39%) Web Services
4 9 (14.75%) XML
5 8 (13.11%) SOAP
6 7 (11.48%) HTML
6 7 (11.48%) JMS
6 7 (11.48%) JPA
6 7 (11.48%) JSF
6 7 (11.48%) Middleware
6 7 (11.48%) XSD
7 6 (9.84%) Drools
7 6 (9.84%) jBPM
7 6 (9.84%) RichFaces
7 6 (9.84%) Spring
7 6 (9.84%) Struts
8 5 (8.20%) XSLT
9 4 (6.56%) Spring Batch
10 2 (3.28%) JDBC
10 2 (3.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.92%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Informatics
4 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) Linux
2 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (45.90%) Unix
4 22 (36.07%) Solaris
5 15 (24.59%) Windows
6 11 (18.03%) AIX
7 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
8 7 (11.48%) HPUX
9 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.64%) CentOS
11 1 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (24.59%) DevOps
3 14 (22.95%) Migration
4 12 (19.67%) Open Source
5 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) Change Management
6 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.48%) OO
7 7 (11.48%) SOA
8 6 (9.84%) OOD
8 6 (9.84%) Open Source Development
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) Coaching
9 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.20%) TDD
10 4 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (6.56%) Patch Management
11 3 (4.92%) Kanban
11 3 (4.92%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 3 (4.92%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) Java
2 13 (21.31%) SQL
3 8 (13.11%) Perl
3 8 (13.11%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.84%) Ruby
5 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.56%) Bourne shell
6 4 (6.56%) C++
6 4 (6.56%) Korn
6 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) CCNP
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.84%) Docker
3 6 (9.84%) SRDF
4 4 (6.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (6.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (6.56%) XenApp
4 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.28%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) NetBackup
2 9 (14.75%) Puppet
3 7 (11.48%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (9.84%) Ansible
4 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (4.92%) XenMobile
6 2 (3.28%) CA Wily
6 2 (3.28%) logstash
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.28%) rkt
6 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.28%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Veritas
3 10 (16.39%) VMware
4 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.48%) Sun
6 6 (9.84%) Splunk
6 6 (9.84%) webMethods
7 5 (8.20%) Citrix
7 5 (8.20%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) Symantec
9 3 (4.92%) EMC
10 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.28%) Cisco
10 2 (3.28%) Google
11 1 (1.64%) Brocade
11 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.64%) Mitel