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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 116 161 195
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +34
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 467 314 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.15% 1.41% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 5.20% 3.17% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 208 185
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.17 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.98% -10.24%
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
8973 9893 9906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.26% 44.47% 43.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6153 6467 6462
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 252 202
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.09 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 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 26 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 +23 68 £450 +7.46% 21
Croydon -4 23 £393 -6.26% 1
Harrow - 11 £480 -
Ealing +1 4 £350 -17.64%
Westminster - 2 £275 -
Canary Wharf +2 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 £400 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 679 (94.57%) Linux
2 466 (64.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 271 (37.74%) Unix
4 261 (36.35%) Puppet
5 246 (34.26%) DevOps
6 243 (33.84%) Windows
7 218 (30.36%) Perl
8 208 (28.97%) Python
9 206 (28.69%) Finance
9 206 (28.69%) VMware
10 155 (21.59%) CentOS
11 150 (20.89%) Apache
12 149 (20.75%) Java
13 147 (20.47%) Bash Shell
14 144 (20.06%) Solaris
15 140 (19.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 137 (19.08%) Oracle
17 129 (17.97%) SQL
18 128 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
19 126 (17.55%) Banking
20 115 (16.02%) Configuration Management
20 115 (16.02%) Jenkins
21 112 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
22 109 (15.18%) Windows Server
23 105 (14.62%) SAN
24 101 (14.07%) Nagios
25 97 (13.51%) Git (software)
26 96 (13.37%) Tomcat
27 93 (12.95%) MySQL
28 91 (12.67%) Ruby

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
1 150 (20.89%) Apache
2 96 (13.37%) Tomcat
3 53 (7.38%) IIS
4 50 (6.96%) Confluence
5 44 (6.13%) OpenStack
6 36 (5.01%) JBoss
7 35 (4.87%) nginx
8 28 (3.90%) WebSphere
9 18 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (1.95%) WebLogic
11 13 (1.81%) SAS
12 12 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (1.39%) MS Exchange
14 9 (1.25%) Jetty
15 8 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (0.97%) ArcGIS
17 6 (0.84%) Mule ESB
18 5 (0.70%) Apache Spark
18 5 (0.70%) GlassFish
18 5 (0.70%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 19 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.25%) MS Office
2 9 (1.25%) SPSS
3 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.84%) ION MarketView
1 6 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.42%) Documaker
4 3 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.14%) Eikon
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 112 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (1.67%) GitHub
4 12 (1.67%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (1.39%) PaaS
7 8 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.11%) IaaS
8 7 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.70%) SaaS
9 5 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.56%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.56%) Office 365
11 3 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 105 (14.62%) SAN
2 90 (12.53%) DNS
3 68 (9.47%) LDAP
4 63 (8.77%) Firewall
5 62 (8.64%) TCP/IP
6 36 (5.01%) NAS
7 33 (4.60%) Internet
8 23 (3.20%) VPN
9 22 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
9 22 (3.06%) HTTP
10 21 (2.92%) LAN
11 19 (2.65%) WAN
12 18 (2.51%) FTP
12 18 (2.51%) SMTP
13 17 (2.37%) DHCP
14 16 (2.23%) SNMP
15 14 (1.95%) Network Security
16 12 (1.67%) Multicast
17 10 (1.39%) AMQP
17 10 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (12.95%) MySQL
2 74 (10.31%) SQL Server
3 59 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (6.55%) Oracle Database
5 44 (6.13%) MongoDB
6 22 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 22 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 21 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 15 (2.09%) Big Data
9 10 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.25%) Redis
10 9 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.97%) Couchbase
12 7 (0.97%) GIS
12 7 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 115 (16.02%) Jenkins
2 97 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 59 (8.22%) JIRA
4 46 (6.41%) Subversion
5 31 (4.32%) TeamCity
6 17 (2.37%) Maven
7 15 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 12 (1.67%) Hudson
9 10 (1.39%) Artifactory
9 10 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (1.39%) Vagrant
10 9 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.11%) Gerrit
11 8 (1.11%) SonarQube
12 6 (0.84%) Ant
12 6 (0.84%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.70%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.70%) GitLab
General
1 206 (28.69%) Finance
2 126 (17.55%) Banking
3 25 (3.48%) Games
4 19 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 16 (2.23%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.09%) Retail
7 13 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.11%) Marketing
9 7 (0.97%) Back Office
9 7 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.84%) Electronics
10 6 (0.84%) Front Office
11 4 (0.56%) Publishing
12 2 (0.28%) International Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 161 (22.42%) Linux Engineer
2 140 (19.50%) Administrator
3 130 (18.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 94 (13.09%) Systems Administrator
5 88 (12.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 85 (11.84%) Linux Administrator
7 75 (10.45%) Consultant
8 64 (8.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 61 (8.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 52 (7.24%) Unix Administrator
11 44 (6.13%) Systems Engineer
12 41 (5.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 36 (5.01%) Developer
13 36 (5.01%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 35 (4.87%) Solaris Consultant
15 34 (4.74%) Linux Consultant
16 32 (4.46%) Architect
17 30 (4.18%) Analyst
18 28 (3.90%) Unix Consultant
18 28 (3.90%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (10.72%) Web Services
2 62 (8.64%) LAMP
3 30 (4.18%) Java EE
4 25 (3.48%) .NET
4 25 (3.48%) Middleware
5 23 (3.20%) HTML
6 22 (3.06%) CSS
6 22 (3.06%) XML
7 21 (2.92%) J2EE
8 20 (2.79%) HTML5
9 19 (2.65%) LAPP Stack
10 18 (2.51%) RESTful
11 15 (2.09%) jQuery
11 15 (2.09%) Spring
12 13 (1.81%) ELK Stack
13 12 (1.67%) EJB
14 11 (1.53%) CSS3
14 11 (1.53%) LEMP Stack
15 10 (1.39%) Rendezvous
16 9 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.10%) Data Centre
2 41 (5.71%) Clustering
3 35 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.20%) Replication
6 21 (2.92%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.81%) EMC VNX
9 12 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.53%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.39%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.39%) PlayStation
12 9 (1.25%) User Experience
13 8 (1.11%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.11%) Online Games
13 8 (1.11%) Private Cloud
14 7 (0.97%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
14 7 (0.97%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 679 (94.57%) Linux
2 466 (64.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 271 (37.74%) Unix
4 243 (33.84%) Windows
5 155 (21.59%) CentOS
6 144 (20.06%) Solaris
7 109 (15.18%) Windows Server
8 80 (11.14%) AIX
8 80 (11.14%) Ubuntu
9 62 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (5.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 35 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (4.74%) SUSE
13 22 (3.06%) Debian
14 20 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (2.51%) Windows 7
16 16 (2.23%) Windows Mobile
17 11 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
18 8 (1.11%) Fedora
19 7 (0.97%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (34.26%) DevOps
2 128 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (16.02%) Configuration Management
4 86 (11.98%) ITIL
5 63 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (8.08%) Open Source
6 58 (8.08%) Scrum
7 51 (7.10%) Migration
8 50 (6.96%) High Availability
9 48 (6.69%) Service Delivery
10 40 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (5.29%) Release Management
12 35 (4.87%) Load Balancing
12 35 (4.87%) SOA
13 32 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
14 28 (3.90%) E-Commerce
15 27 (3.76%) Change Control
15 27 (3.76%) Project Management
16 24 (3.34%) Change Management
16 24 (3.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (30.36%) Perl
2 208 (28.97%) Python
3 149 (20.75%) Java
4 147 (20.47%) Bash Shell
5 129 (17.97%) SQL
6 91 (12.67%) Ruby
7 64 (8.91%) PHP
8 53 (7.38%) C
9 48 (6.69%) Shell Script
10 32 (4.46%) PowerShell
11 30 (4.18%) JavaScript
12 24 (3.34%) PL/SQL
13 23 (3.20%) C++
13 23 (3.20%) Korn
14 14 (1.95%) C#
15 10 (1.39%) Scala
16 9 (1.25%) Bourne shell
17 7 (0.97%) AWK
17 7 (0.97%) sed
18 5 (0.70%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 63 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 48 (6.69%) SC Cleared
3 31 (4.32%) Degree
4 24 (3.34%) RHCE
5 16 (2.23%) RHCA
6 15 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.81%) CCNA
8 12 (1.67%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.53%) MCSE
10 10 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (1.25%) CCNP
11 9 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.11%) OCP
13 7 (0.97%) SAS Certification
13 7 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.56%) JNCIA
14 4 (0.56%) JNCIS
14 4 (0.56%) VCAP
15 3 (0.42%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.39%) SLA
2 6 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.42%) QA
4 2 (0.28%) COBIT
4 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO15022
5 1 (0.14%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 140 (19.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (10.03%) Active Directory
3 50 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
4 39 (5.43%) NFS
5 37 (5.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 33 (4.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 31 (4.32%) KVM
7 31 (4.32%) vSphere
8 24 (3.34%) Docker
9 23 (3.20%) Hyper-V
9 23 (3.20%) vCloud
10 20 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
11 17 (2.37%) Samba
12 13 (1.81%) VMware ESX
13 11 (1.53%) RHEV
14 9 (1.25%) Xen
15 8 (1.11%) GPFS
15 8 (1.11%) XenServer
16 7 (0.97%) StorNext
17 4 (0.56%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 261 (36.35%) Puppet
2 101 (14.07%) Nagios
3 84 (11.70%) Ansible
3 84 (11.70%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (5.29%) HAProxy
5 35 (4.87%) logstash
6 25 (3.48%) ZABBIX
7 20 (2.79%) Kibana
8 19 (2.65%) Red Hat Satellite
8 19 (2.65%) Salt
9 16 (2.23%) SCCM
10 14 (1.95%) Control-M
11 12 (1.67%) NetBackup
11 12 (1.67%) Xymon
12 11 (1.53%) Zenoss
13 10 (1.39%) Data Guard
13 10 (1.39%) Rundeck
13 10 (1.39%) SCOM
14 9 (1.25%) Cacti
15 8 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 206 (28.69%) VMware
2 137 (19.08%) Oracle
3 89 (12.40%) Veritas
4 84 (11.70%) HP
5 82 (11.42%) Microsoft
6 62 (8.64%) EMC
7 52 (7.24%) IBM
8 49 (6.82%) Cisco
9 45 (6.27%) NetApp
10 31 (4.32%) Atlassian
11 29 (4.04%) Citrix
12 26 (3.62%) Dell
13 22 (3.06%) F5
14 17 (2.37%) Google
14 17 (2.37%) TIBCO
15 15 (2.09%) BMC
15 15 (2.09%) Sybase
16 14 (1.95%) 3PAR
16 14 (1.95%) CenturyLink
17 12 (1.67%) SAP
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