The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
England / London
Rank 142 219 141
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -78
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 356 213 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.83% 1.03% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.22% 2.51% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 151 230
Median daily rate £466 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.80% +1.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+68.47% -42.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8429 8489 9411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.33% 41.12% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 5535 6261
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 148 195
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in London

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the London region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in London

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in London

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the London region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in London

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 59 £465 -2.10% 18
Croydon -6 7 £469 +25.00%
Harrow +3 6 £515 +8.42%
Canary Wharf +4 5 £463 +77.88%
Hammersmith +3 2 £475 -5.00%
New Malden -8 2 - -
Westminster -6 1 £550 +20.61%
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 654 (93.70%) Linux
2 407 (58.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 263 (37.68%) Puppet
4 230 (32.95%) VMware
5 227 (32.52%) Python
6 224 (32.09%) Bash Shell
7 219 (31.38%) Unix
8 200 (28.65%) Finance
9 198 (28.37%) DevOps
10 195 (27.94%) Perl
11 174 (24.93%) Windows
12 168 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 167 (23.93%) Apache
14 161 (23.07%) CentOS
15 154 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
16 153 (21.92%) Ansible
17 145 (20.77%) Jenkins
18 138 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
19 130 (18.62%) Tomcat
20 125 (17.91%) Java
21 114 (16.33%) Configuration Management
22 108 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
23 106 (15.19%) Ubuntu
24 103 (14.76%) SAN
24 103 (14.76%) Oracle
25 100 (14.33%) Solaris
26 98 (14.04%) Git (software)
27 97 (13.90%) Firewall
28 96 (13.75%) Banking
29 94 (13.47%) DNS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 167 (23.93%) Apache
2 130 (18.62%) Tomcat
3 50 (7.16%) nginx
4 46 (6.59%) Confluence
5 33 (4.73%) JBoss
6 31 (4.44%) Jetty
7 30 (4.30%) WildFly
8 25 (3.58%) Mule ESB
9 23 (3.30%) WebLogic
10 19 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (2.72%) OpenStack
10 19 (2.72%) WebSphere
11 18 (2.58%) IIS
12 16 (2.29%) Apache Spark
13 7 (1.00%) Apache Pig
13 7 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
15 3 (0.43%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.29%) iPlanet
Applications
1 20 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.15%) MS Office
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.43%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (0.43%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) assyst
4 1 (0.14%) Maximo
4 1 (0.14%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 138 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.30%) PaaS
4 20 (2.87%) IaaS
5 19 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (2.58%) GitHub
7 15 (2.15%) OpenShift
8 14 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (1.72%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (1.43%) SaaS
12 7 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.57%) Datadog
15 4 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
15 4 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
16 3 (0.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 103 (14.76%) SAN
2 97 (13.90%) Firewall
3 94 (13.47%) DNS
4 76 (10.89%) LDAP
5 59 (8.45%) TCP/IP
6 49 (7.02%) VPN
7 33 (4.73%) Reverse Proxy
8 23 (3.30%) Ethernet
8 23 (3.30%) Internet
9 22 (3.15%) SSH
9 22 (3.15%) WAN
10 21 (3.01%) Kerberos
11 19 (2.72%) NAS
12 18 (2.58%) DHCP
12 18 (2.58%) DMZ
12 18 (2.58%) HTTP
12 18 (2.58%) LAN
12 18 (2.58%) SSL
13 16 (2.29%) Wireshark
14 14 (2.01%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (13.32%) MySQL
2 81 (11.60%) PostgreSQL
3 53 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 51 (7.31%) Big Data
5 41 (5.87%) Hadoop
6 35 (5.01%) Relational Database
7 34 (4.87%) Oracle Database
7 34 (4.87%) SQL Server
8 28 (4.01%) MongoDB
9 16 (2.29%) Apache Hive
10 13 (1.86%) Redis
11 12 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (0.86%) HBase
16 6 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
17 5 (0.72%) RDBMS
18 4 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 145 (20.77%) Jenkins
2 98 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 54 (7.74%) JIRA
4 41 (5.87%) Gerrit
4 41 (5.87%) GitLab
4 41 (5.87%) Mercurial
5 33 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (3.87%) Subversion
7 20 (2.87%) Maven
8 17 (2.44%) Bitbucket
9 16 (2.29%) Ant
9 16 (2.29%) Vagrant
10 15 (2.15%) Hudson
10 15 (2.15%) TeamCity
11 14 (2.01%) Gradle
11 14 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (1.72%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.58%) Artifactory
14 10 (1.43%) SonarQube
15 8 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 200 (28.65%) Finance
2 96 (13.75%) Banking
3 25 (3.58%) Law
4 23 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.15%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.15%) Retail
7 12 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.00%) Back Office
9 6 (0.86%) Games
10 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.57%) Publishing
11 3 (0.43%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) Front Office
12 2 (0.29%) Legal
12 2 (0.29%) Marketing
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 205 (29.37%) Administrator
2 156 (22.35%) Systems Administrator
3 131 (18.77%) Linux Administrator
4 125 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 121 (17.34%) Linux Engineer
6 110 (15.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 66 (9.46%) Unix Administrator
7 66 (9.46%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 53 (7.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 46 (6.59%) Unix Engineer
10 42 (6.02%) Developer
11 36 (5.16%) Consultant
11 36 (5.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 33 (4.73%) AWS Engineer
12 33 (4.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 32 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 30 (4.30%) Architect
15 27 (3.87%) AWS DevOps
15 27 (3.87%) Senior Linux Administrator
16 23 (3.30%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (8.88%) LAMP
2 57 (8.17%) Web Services
3 53 (7.59%) LAPP Stack
4 40 (5.73%) XML
5 34 (4.87%) LEMP Stack
6 30 (4.30%) HTML
7 29 (4.15%) CSS
8 27 (3.87%) XSLT
9 26 (3.72%) .NET
9 26 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
10 25 (3.58%) ELK Stack
11 22 (3.15%) JSON
12 17 (2.44%) Middleware
13 16 (2.29%) RSS
14 15 (2.15%) Node.js
15 14 (2.01%) J2EE
16 13 (1.86%) Java EE
17 12 (1.72%) JMS
17 12 (1.72%) Kafka
17 12 (1.72%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.17%) Data Centre
2 40 (5.73%) Clustering
3 34 (4.87%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.44%) Replication
6 16 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.29%) Public Cloud
6 16 (2.29%) Web 2.0
7 15 (2.15%) EMC VMAX
8 9 (1.29%) Equities
8 9 (1.29%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.15%) PKI
10 6 (0.86%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.86%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.86%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.72%) EMC VNX
11 5 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.72%) RSA SecurID
12 4 (0.57%) Fintech
12 4 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 654 (93.70%) Linux
2 407 (58.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 219 (31.38%) Unix
4 174 (24.93%) Windows
5 161 (23.07%) CentOS
6 106 (15.19%) Ubuntu
7 100 (14.33%) Solaris
8 89 (12.75%) Windows Server
9 62 (8.88%) SUSE
10 38 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (4.73%) AIX
12 32 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (3.01%) Debian
14 18 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 6 (0.86%) Fedora
18 5 (0.72%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.72%) Windows 7
19 3 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (28.37%) DevOps
2 154 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (16.33%) Configuration Management
4 108 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
5 89 (12.75%) ITIL
6 86 (12.32%) Scrum
7 67 (9.60%) Migration
8 64 (9.17%) Open Source
9 63 (9.03%) High Availability
10 54 (7.74%) Load Balancing
11 35 (5.01%) Continuous Delivery
12 32 (4.58%) OO
13 31 (4.44%) Change Control
13 31 (4.44%) Change Management
13 31 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
13 31 (4.44%) Service Management
14 25 (3.58%) E-Commerce
14 25 (3.58%) Software Engineering
15 24 (3.44%) Low Latency
16 23 (3.30%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 227 (32.52%) Python
2 224 (32.09%) Bash Shell
3 195 (27.94%) Perl
4 125 (17.91%) Java
5 80 (11.46%) Ruby
6 75 (10.74%) Shell Script
7 58 (8.31%) PowerShell
8 57 (8.17%) C
9 56 (8.02%) PHP
10 53 (7.59%) SQL
11 38 (5.44%) JavaScript
12 21 (3.01%) Korn
13 19 (2.72%) C#
14 10 (1.43%) AWK
14 10 (1.43%) sed
15 9 (1.29%) Groovy
15 9 (1.29%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.29%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.00%) C++
17 5 (0.72%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 94 (13.47%) Security Cleared
2 62 (8.88%) SC Cleared
3 27 (3.87%) Degree
3 27 (3.87%) DV Cleared
4 23 (3.30%) RHCE
5 17 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.86%) CCNA
6 13 (1.86%) RHCA
7 10 (1.43%) AWS Certification
7 10 (1.43%) CCNP
7 10 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (1.43%) RHCSA
8 8 (1.15%) RHCT
9 7 (1.00%) CCDA
9 7 (1.00%) JNCIA
9 7 (1.00%) JNCIP
9 7 (1.00%) JNCIS
10 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.72%) OCP
12 4 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.15%) QA
2 11 (1.58%) SLA
3 10 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.57%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.14%) FATCA
7 1 (0.14%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.14%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 168 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (12.46%) Docker
3 54 (7.74%) Virtual Machines
4 46 (6.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 41 (5.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 40 (5.73%) Active Directory
7 33 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (4.30%) NFS
9 29 (4.15%) VMware ESX
10 28 (4.01%) Xen
11 18 (2.58%) KVM
12 15 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (1.86%) GPFS
13 13 (1.86%) vSphere
14 11 (1.58%) Samba
15 10 (1.43%) vCloud
16 8 (1.15%) HDFS
16 8 (1.15%) Hyper-V
16 8 (1.15%) RHEV
17 7 (1.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 263 (37.68%) Puppet
2 153 (21.92%) Ansible
3 75 (10.74%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (9.31%) Nagios
5 46 (6.59%) HAProxy
5 46 (6.59%) Red Hat Satellite
6 40 (5.73%) logstash
7 39 (5.59%) ZABBIX
8 38 (5.44%) Kibana
9 19 (2.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 16 (2.29%) Terraform
11 15 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 13 (1.86%) Control-M
12 13 (1.86%) Zenoss
13 10 (1.43%) Cobbler
13 10 (1.43%) NetBackup
13 10 (1.43%) yum
14 9 (1.29%) Data Guard
14 9 (1.29%) OpenView
14 9 (1.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 230 (32.95%) VMware
2 103 (14.76%) Oracle
3 85 (12.18%) HP
4 66 (9.46%) EMC
5 62 (8.88%) IBM
6 60 (8.60%) Microsoft
7 59 (8.45%) Cisco
7 59 (8.45%) Veritas
8 39 (5.59%) Sun
9 36 (5.16%) Atlassian
9 36 (5.16%) NetApp
10 33 (4.73%) 3PAR
11 25 (3.58%) Splunk
12 19 (2.72%) Juniper
13 18 (2.58%) Google
14 16 (2.29%) CommVault
15 14 (2.01%) Dell
16 13 (1.86%) Reuters
17 12 (1.72%) Citrix
17 12 (1.72%) Isilon
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