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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 43 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 14 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.54% 1.48% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.32% 3.15% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £365 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +19.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £333 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £413 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £44.44
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -49.93%

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
263 286 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.73% 46.89% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 155 179
Median daily rate £370 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.40% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £40.25 £32.71 £13.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.06% +145.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.05 £19.34 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £46.07 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (59.09%) AIX
4 11 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Unix
5 9 (40.91%) EMC
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (27.27%) Solaris
8 6 (27.27%) IBM
8 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) SAN
9 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
10 4 (18.18%) HP
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco
10 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
11 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
11 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
11 3 (13.64%) F5
11 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
11 3 (13.64%) Symantec
11 3 (13.64%) Perl
11 3 (13.64%) SQL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) CICS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (4.55%) iPlanet
3 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) AIX Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Migration Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (4.55%) JPA
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) XHTML
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) DataPower
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (59.09%) AIX
4 9 (40.91%) Unix
5 6 (27.27%) Solaris
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) HPUX
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.09%) CentOS
7 2 (9.09%) Tru64
8 1 (4.55%) MVS
8 1 (4.55%) SUSE
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (9.09%) High Availability
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
2 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
2 2 (9.09%) Time Management
2 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.55%) BDD
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C-shell
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SANS
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Squid
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) KVM
4 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) SELinux
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.55%) SnapMirror
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) EMC
3 6 (27.27%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) F5
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Symantec
6 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) Tripwire
6 2 (9.09%) Veritas
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) PlateSpin
7 1 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard