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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 123 164 187
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 469 314 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.06% 1.40% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 4.99% 3.16% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 204 190
Median daily rate £475 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £547 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £22.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Red Hat
England

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
9390 9938 10279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.20% 44.39% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6380 6449 6719
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 220 208
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £50.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 May 2016.

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
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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 65 £463 +15.62% 14
Croydon -3 19 £393 -19.48%
Harrow - 11 £480 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £400 -
Ealing 0 2 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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.

1 623 (89.00%) Linux
2 446 (63.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 258 (36.86%) Unix
4 254 (36.29%) Puppet
5 234 (33.43%) Windows
6 231 (33.00%) DevOps
7 213 (30.43%) Finance
8 211 (30.14%) VMware
9 203 (29.00%) Perl
10 199 (28.43%) Python
11 146 (20.86%) Bash Shell
11 146 (20.86%) CentOS
12 140 (20.00%) Solaris
13 138 (19.71%) Apache
14 135 (19.29%) Java
15 133 (19.00%) SQL
16 132 (18.86%) Oracle
16 132 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 124 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
18 115 (16.43%) Banking
19 111 (15.86%) Jenkins
20 109 (15.57%) SAN
21 107 (15.29%) Configuration Management
22 102 (14.57%) Windows Server
23 101 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
24 97 (13.86%) Git (software)
25 92 (13.14%) Nagios
25 92 (13.14%) Veritas
26 91 (13.00%) MySQL
27 90 (12.86%) Tomcat

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
1 138 (19.71%) Apache
2 90 (12.86%) Tomcat
3 46 (6.57%) IIS
4 45 (6.43%) Confluence
5 42 (6.00%) OpenStack
6 38 (5.43%) nginx
7 32 (4.57%) JBoss
7 32 (4.57%) WebSphere
8 17 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (2.29%) SAS
10 11 (1.57%) MS Exchange
10 11 (1.57%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (1.29%) Jetty
12 7 (1.00%) Apache Spark
12 7 (1.00%) ArcGIS
13 5 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.71%) Mule ESB
13 5 (0.71%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 17 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.43%) MS Office
3 9 (1.29%) SPSS
4 8 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.57%) ION MarketView
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.14%) Documaker
6 1 (0.14%) Eikon
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 101 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (1.71%) GitHub
5 10 (1.43%) OpenShift
6 8 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.00%) SaaS
8 6 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.57%) Office 365
9 4 (0.57%) PaaS
9 4 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.43%) IaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 109 (15.57%) SAN
2 84 (12.00%) DNS
3 73 (10.43%) LDAP
4 68 (9.71%) Firewall
5 65 (9.29%) TCP/IP
6 36 (5.14%) NAS
7 32 (4.57%) VPN
8 28 (4.00%) LAN
9 25 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
9 25 (3.57%) HTTP
9 25 (3.57%) Internet
9 25 (3.57%) WAN
10 21 (3.00%) DHCP
11 19 (2.71%) FTP
12 17 (2.43%) Network Security
12 17 (2.43%) SMTP
13 13 (1.86%) SNMP
13 13 (1.86%) Wireshark
14 12 (1.71%) Kerberos
14 12 (1.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (13.00%) MySQL
2 74 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 58 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 42 (6.00%) MongoDB
6 26 (3.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (3.43%) Hadoop
8 20 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.57%) Big Data
9 18 (2.57%) NoSQL
10 17 (2.43%) Sybase ASE
11 14 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 7 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.00%) Couchbase
14 7 (1.00%) GIS
14 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 111 (15.86%) Jenkins
2 97 (13.86%) Git (software)
3 55 (7.86%) JIRA
4 44 (6.29%) Subversion
5 30 (4.29%) TeamCity
6 15 (2.14%) Maven
7 14 (2.00%) Hudson
8 12 (1.71%) Bitbucket
9 11 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.29%) Artifactory
12 8 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (1.00%) Gerrit
13 7 (1.00%) SonarQube
13 7 (1.00%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.71%) Ant
14 5 (0.71%) Eclipse
15 4 (0.57%) Mercurial
16 3 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 213 (30.43%) Finance
2 115 (16.43%) Banking
3 26 (3.71%) Games
4 19 (2.71%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.29%) Retail
8 8 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.14%) Marketing
9 6 (0.86%) Electronics
9 6 (0.86%) Front Office
10 5 (0.71%) Back Office
11 3 (0.43%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 149 (21.29%) Linux Engineer
2 139 (19.86%) Administrator
3 115 (16.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 96 (13.71%) Systems Administrator
5 74 (10.57%) Linux Administrator
5 74 (10.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 71 (10.14%) Consultant
7 62 (8.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 56 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
9 51 (7.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 45 (6.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 43 (6.14%) Systems Engineer
12 39 (5.57%) Architect
13 36 (5.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 34 (4.86%) DBA
14 34 (4.86%) Solaris Consultant
15 32 (4.57%) Developer
15 32 (4.57%) Linux Consultant
16 27 (3.86%) Analyst
16 27 (3.86%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (10.43%) Web Services
2 59 (8.43%) LAMP
3 24 (3.43%) Middleware
4 23 (3.29%) Java EE
5 22 (3.14%) LAPP Stack
6 20 (2.86%) .NET
7 18 (2.57%) CSS
7 18 (2.57%) HTML
7 18 (2.57%) J2EE
8 17 (2.43%) HTML5
8 17 (2.43%) RESTful
9 15 (2.14%) XML
10 13 (1.86%) LEMP Stack
10 13 (1.86%) Spring
11 12 (1.71%) ELK Stack
11 12 (1.71%) jQuery
12 11 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (1.57%) EJB
13 9 (1.29%) REST
13 9 (1.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 48 (6.86%) Clustering
3 35 (5.00%) Replication
4 34 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.71%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.86%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.57%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.43%) PlayStation
12 10 (1.43%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.29%) User Experience
14 8 (1.14%) Online Games
15 7 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
15 7 (1.00%) Hedge funds
15 7 (1.00%) Private Cloud
15 7 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 623 (89.00%) Linux
2 446 (63.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 258 (36.86%) Unix
4 234 (33.43%) Windows
5 146 (20.86%) CentOS
6 140 (20.00%) Solaris
7 102 (14.57%) Windows Server
8 80 (11.43%) Ubuntu
9 76 (10.86%) AIX
10 62 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (5.86%) SUSE
12 38 (5.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 35 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (3.57%) Debian
15 23 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (3.00%) Windows 7
17 16 (2.29%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (1.29%) HPUX
18 9 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
19 6 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (33.00%) DevOps
2 124 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (15.29%) Configuration Management
4 72 (10.29%) ITIL
5 63 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (7.57%) Open Source
7 52 (7.43%) Scrum
8 47 (6.71%) High Availability
9 45 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 40 (5.71%) Service Delivery
11 39 (5.57%) SOA
12 37 (5.29%) Release Management
13 36 (5.14%) Migration
14 35 (5.00%) Load Balancing
15 31 (4.43%) E-Commerce
15 31 (4.43%) Service Management
16 29 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
17 27 (3.86%) Change Management
18 26 (3.71%) Change Control
19 23 (3.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 203 (29.00%) Perl
2 199 (28.43%) Python
3 146 (20.86%) Bash Shell
4 135 (19.29%) Java
5 133 (19.00%) SQL
6 86 (12.29%) Ruby
7 60 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 58 (8.29%) PHP
9 50 (7.14%) C
10 27 (3.86%) PL/SQL
10 27 (3.86%) PowerShell
11 26 (3.71%) Korn
12 24 (3.43%) C++
13 21 (3.00%) JavaScript
14 17 (2.43%) C#
15 10 (1.43%) Scala
16 9 (1.29%) Bourne shell
17 6 (0.86%) AWK
17 6 (0.86%) sed
18 5 (0.71%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 56 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (6.57%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.57%) Degree
4 19 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (2.71%) RHCE
5 17 (2.43%) CCNA
6 13 (1.86%) RHCA
7 12 (1.71%) CCNP
8 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.29%) MCSE
9 9 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.14%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.00%) JNCIA
11 7 (1.00%) JNCIS
11 7 (1.00%) SAS Certification
12 6 (0.86%) CCDA
12 6 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.86%) JNCIP
13 4 (0.57%) OCP
13 4 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.29%) SLA
2 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.57%) QA
4 2 (0.29%) COBIT
4 2 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO15022
5 1 (0.14%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 132 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (9.86%) Active Directory
3 52 (7.43%) VMware ESXi
4 44 (6.29%) NFS
5 37 (5.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 36 (5.14%) vSphere
7 32 (4.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 31 (4.43%) KVM
9 24 (3.43%) Hyper-V
10 23 (3.29%) Oracle RAC
11 19 (2.71%) vCloud
12 18 (2.57%) Samba
12 18 (2.57%) VMware ESX
13 15 (2.14%) Docker
14 12 (1.71%) RHEV
15 8 (1.14%) Xen
15 8 (1.14%) XenServer
16 7 (1.00%) iptables
16 7 (1.00%) Postfix
16 7 (1.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 254 (36.29%) Puppet
2 92 (13.14%) Nagios
3 83 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (10.43%) Ansible
5 36 (5.14%) HAProxy
6 31 (4.43%) logstash
7 25 (3.57%) ZABBIX
8 19 (2.71%) Data Guard
9 18 (2.57%) Red Hat Satellite
10 17 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
10 17 (2.43%) SCCM
11 14 (2.00%) Control-M
11 14 (2.00%) Kibana
11 14 (2.00%) Salt
12 12 (1.71%) Xymon
13 11 (1.57%) NetBackup
14 10 (1.43%) Cacti
14 10 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
15 9 (1.29%) Zenoss
16 8 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 211 (30.14%) VMware
2 132 (18.86%) Oracle
3 92 (13.14%) Veritas
4 84 (12.00%) HP
5 77 (11.00%) Microsoft
6 59 (8.43%) EMC
7 57 (8.14%) Cisco
8 55 (7.86%) IBM
9 39 (5.57%) NetApp
10 28 (4.00%) Atlassian
11 27 (3.86%) Dell
11 27 (3.86%) Sybase
12 25 (3.57%) Citrix
13 22 (3.14%) SAP
14 17 (2.43%) F5
15 15 (2.14%) Google
16 14 (2.00%) BMC
16 14 (2.00%) TIBCO
17 13 (1.86%) 3PAR
17 13 (1.86%) CenturyLink
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