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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 61 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 0.64% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 1.52% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.57% -32.14%
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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
342 263 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.30% 42.35% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 133 178
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
Average hourly rate £33.75 £9.50 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.26% -41.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £48.00 £20.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Solaris
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) AIX
7 2 (16.67%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) JBoss
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (8.33%) LDAP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planner
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (8.33%) iSeries
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (8.33%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) BMC
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) ForgeRock