The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 61 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.87% 1.56% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% 3.36% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.72 £37.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year
+13.92% +33.33%
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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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
311 298 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.73% 46.64% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 135 215
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Average hourly rate £13.30 £15.25 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.78% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £10.79 £9.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.97 £16.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the Glasgow region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Glasgow region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) ForgeRock
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (20.00%) VCP4
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) Tru64
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planner
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Tru64
4 1 (10.00%) SUSE
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Release Management
1 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (10.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) VMware