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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 61 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.05% 0.85% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 2.02% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate
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£364 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.85% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £171 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £22.50 £23.90
% change year-on-year
+29.64% -5.85%
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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
344 347 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.14% 42.37% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 133 134
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £24.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) Solaris
5 6 (30.00%) Korn
6 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) SAN
7 4 (20.00%) AIX
7 4 (20.00%) JBoss
7 4 (20.00%) vSphere
7 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) UNIX
8 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (15.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.00%) CICS
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Engine Yard
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) DTS
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) DataStage Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Solaris
4 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) MVS
7 1 (5.00%) SUSE
7 1 (5.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Release Management
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) SOA
3 1 (5.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Kanban
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) BDD
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Korn
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Capistrano
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (5.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) ForgeRock
4 1 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) SAP