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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 63 60 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 10 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.12% 0.99% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 2.28% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £156 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.94%
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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
370 307 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.48% 43.55% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 150 215
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 10
Average hourly rate £20.69 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £12.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.00 £18.00 £16.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 1 May 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 1 May 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (23.08%) ForgeRock
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Korn
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) LDAP
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (7.69%) Route 53
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) JSF
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) SUSE
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) HPUX
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) Korn
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (7.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) ForgeRock
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix