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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 62 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 10 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.17% 1.68% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 3.89% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Average daily rate
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£197 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.58% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £435 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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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
415 283 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.65% 43.27% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 146 187
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Ingres
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) EMC
8 2 (12.50%) Apache
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) UNIX
8 2 (12.50%) Solaris
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) Subversion
8 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (12.50%) Spring
8 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 7

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Ingres
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) C
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Samba
1 1 (6.25%) NFS
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) ForgeRock
3 1 (6.25%) Brocade
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) IBM