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 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 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 Glasgow 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 62 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.87% 1.15% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 2.74% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Average daily rate
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£175 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +25.00%
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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
341 329 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.26% 41.91% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 133 152
Average daily rate £325 £350 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Red Hat
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
5 5 (35.71%) Ingres
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) C
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) JBoss
8 2 (14.29%) UNIX
8 2 (14.29%) Apache
8 2 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (14.29%) Subversion
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
9 1 (7.14%) ForgeRock
9 1 (7.14%) CentOS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Ingres
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) JSF
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) Grails
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) ForgeRock