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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 43 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 30 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.55% 1.62% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 9.15% 4.64% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 11
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
328 496 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.82% 35.03% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 250 205
Median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% +155.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £39.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.25 £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (41.46%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) SOA
5 13 (31.71%) VMware
6 12 (29.27%) JPA
7 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (26.83%) Java EE
7 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
7 11 (26.83%) Unix
7 11 (26.83%) DevOps
8 10 (24.39%) Mentoring
8 10 (24.39%) Ansible
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
8 10 (24.39%) Web Services
8 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle
8 10 (24.39%) Maven
8 10 (24.39%) Banking
9 9 (21.95%) jBPM
9 9 (21.95%) Drools
9 9 (21.95%) XML
9 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
9 9 (21.95%) JBoss
9 9 (21.95%) Puppet
9 9 (21.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (21.95%) vRealize
10 8 (19.51%) Coaching
10 8 (19.51%) XSD
10 8 (19.51%) XSLT

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 9 (21.95%) JBoss
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.63%) PaaS
2 5 (12.20%) IaaS
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.44%) Bluemix
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) VXLAN
2 3 (7.32%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) LDAP
3 2 (4.88%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Maven
2 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (24.39%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) JPA
2 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
2 11 (26.83%) Java EE
3 10 (24.39%) Web Services
4 9 (21.95%) Drools
4 9 (21.95%) jBPM
4 9 (21.95%) XML
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) JMS
5 8 (19.51%) SOAP
5 8 (19.51%) XSD
5 8 (19.51%) XSLT
6 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
6 6 (14.63%) JSF
6 6 (14.63%) REST
7 5 (12.20%) Apache Camel
7 5 (12.20%) HTML5
7 5 (12.20%) JSON
7 5 (12.20%) RichFaces
8 4 (9.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (26.83%) Unix
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) SOA
2 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (26.83%) DevOps
3 10 (24.39%) Mentoring
4 8 (19.51%) Coaching
4 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) MVC
7 5 (12.20%) Open Source
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Change Control
9 3 (7.32%) BPMN
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (7.32%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Open Source Development
9 3 (7.32%) UML
10 2 (4.88%) OO
10 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.07%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.76%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) VCAP
2 2 (4.88%) VCP6
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) SRDF
3 3 (7.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Ansible
2 9 (21.95%) Puppet
2 9 (21.95%) vRealize
3 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (4.88%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.44%) Simpana
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) VMware
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) EMC
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Veritas
6 2 (4.88%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) ForgeRock
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) Adobe
7 1 (2.44%) CommVault
7 1 (2.44%) RightScale
7 1 (2.44%) Splunk