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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 60 69 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 11 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% 1.16% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.89% 2.42% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £197 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.77% -53.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £174 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £428 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
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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
380 414 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.35% 47.97% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 177 137
Average daily rate £350 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £20.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 8 (44.44%) Solaris
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) AIX
5 6 (33.33%) UNIX
5 6 (33.33%) Korn
6 5 (27.78%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) IBM
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
7 4 (22.22%) vSphere
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) XML
9 2 (11.11%) MySQL
9 2 (11.11%) C
9 2 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (11.11%) C++
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.11%) JBoss

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 2 (11.11%) CICS
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Engine Yard
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) DTS
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) DataStage
2 1 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DataStage Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) DataPower
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Solaris
4 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 6 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.11%) MVS
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Service Management
1 2 (11.11%) Time Management
1 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) SOA
2 1 (5.56%) ETL
2 1 (5.56%) Kanban
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) BDD
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
3 6 (33.33%) Korn
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) RACF
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Capistrano
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (5.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Sun