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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 158 188 165
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 343 288 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.61% 1.27% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 3.16% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 189 208
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £402 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £58.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
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
9202 9111 10592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.09% 40.31% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6113 6037 7235
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 161 263
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.27 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 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
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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 -4 53 £425 -4.22% 12
Harrow +2 9 £505 +7.44%
New Malden -6 6 - -
Canary Wharf +5 4 £438 -12.50%
Croydon -23 3 £453 +20.66%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 642 (92.64%) Linux
2 408 (58.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 292 (42.14%) Puppet
4 252 (36.36%) VMware
5 237 (34.20%) DevOps
6 213 (30.74%) Perl
7 209 (30.16%) Unix
7 209 (30.16%) Python
8 201 (29.00%) Finance
9 197 (28.43%) Bash Shell
10 192 (27.71%) Apache
11 185 (26.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 169 (24.39%) Windows
13 168 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
14 164 (23.67%) Jenkins
15 163 (23.52%) Ansible
16 151 (21.79%) CentOS
17 140 (20.20%) Tomcat
18 130 (18.76%) Amazon AWS
19 126 (18.18%) Java
20 124 (17.89%) Oracle
21 123 (17.75%) Configuration Management
21 123 (17.75%) Git (software)
22 115 (16.59%) MySQL
23 114 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
24 104 (15.01%) Ubuntu
24 104 (15.01%) Firewall
25 103 (14.86%) SAN
26 102 (14.72%) Banking
27 99 (14.29%) 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
1 192 (27.71%) Apache
2 140 (20.20%) Tomcat
3 60 (8.66%) Confluence
4 58 (8.37%) nginx
5 48 (6.93%) JBoss
6 35 (5.05%) WebLogic
7 32 (4.62%) Jetty
7 32 (4.62%) WildFly
8 30 (4.33%) OpenStack
9 29 (4.18%) Mule ESB
10 20 (2.89%) IIS
11 15 (2.16%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (1.73%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.72%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.58%) iPlanet
16 3 (0.43%) ColdFusion
16 3 (0.43%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 15 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.15%) MS Office
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.58%) Documaker
3 3 (0.43%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) assyst
4 1 (0.14%) Maximo
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.14%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 130 (18.76%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.46%) PaaS
4 21 (3.03%) GitHub
5 17 (2.45%) IaaS
5 17 (2.45%) OpenShift
6 14 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (1.73%) Amazon S3
7 12 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.15%) SaaS
10 7 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
13 3 (0.43%) G Suite
13 3 (0.43%) Route 53
14 2 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 104 (15.01%) Firewall
2 103 (14.86%) SAN
3 99 (14.29%) DNS
4 56 (8.08%) LDAP
5 54 (7.79%) VPN
6 42 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 37 (5.34%) Reverse Proxy
8 26 (3.75%) SSL
9 25 (3.61%) DMZ
9 25 (3.61%) Internet
10 21 (3.03%) Kerberos
11 19 (2.74%) NAS
11 19 (2.74%) WAN
11 19 (2.74%) X.509
12 17 (2.45%) DHCP
13 16 (2.31%) SSH
14 15 (2.16%) HTTP
14 15 (2.16%) LAN
14 15 (2.16%) Network Security
15 13 (1.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (16.59%) MySQL
2 91 (13.13%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (8.80%) NoSQL
4 40 (5.77%) Big Data
4 40 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 39 (5.63%) Hadoop
5 39 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 35 (5.05%) SQL Server
7 28 (4.04%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.89%) Redis
9 19 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.15%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 164 (23.67%) Jenkins
2 123 (17.75%) Git (software)
3 65 (9.38%) JIRA
4 49 (7.07%) GitLab
5 46 (6.64%) Gerrit
6 43 (6.20%) Mercurial
7 39 (5.63%) Subversion
8 24 (3.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (2.74%) Vagrant
10 18 (2.60%) Ant
10 18 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
11 16 (2.31%) Hudson
11 16 (2.31%) Maven
12 15 (2.16%) Artifactory
12 15 (2.16%) Bitbucket
12 15 (2.16%) Gradle
13 14 (2.02%) Eclipse
13 14 (2.02%) SonarQube
14 12 (1.73%) TeamCity
15 8 (1.15%) JUnit
General
1 201 (29.00%) Finance
2 102 (14.72%) Banking
3 29 (4.18%) Financial Institution
4 23 (3.32%) Investment Banking
5 20 (2.89%) Retail
6 15 (2.16%) Law
7 11 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.44%) Back Office
9 7 (1.01%) Games
10 6 (0.87%) Marketing
10 6 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.58%) Publishing
12 3 (0.43%) Front Office
13 2 (0.29%) Advertising
13 2 (0.29%) Legal
14 1 (0.14%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 204 (29.44%) Administrator
2 155 (22.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 151 (21.79%) Systems Administrator
4 139 (20.06%) Linux Administrator
5 110 (15.87%) Linux Engineer
6 108 (15.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 62 (8.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 57 (8.23%) Unix Administrator
9 55 (7.94%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 49 (7.07%) Consultant
11 42 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 34 (4.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 31 (4.47%) AWS Engineer
13 31 (4.47%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 30 (4.33%) Developer
14 30 (4.33%) Unix Engineer
15 28 (4.04%) AWS DevOps
16 26 (3.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 24 (3.46%) DBA
18 22 (3.17%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (10.82%) LAMP
2 61 (8.80%) LAPP Stack
3 58 (8.37%) Web Services
4 40 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
5 36 (5.19%) XML
6 34 (4.91%) RabbitMQ
7 28 (4.04%) .NET
8 25 (3.61%) J2EE
9 24 (3.46%) Java EE
10 22 (3.17%) ELK Stack
11 20 (2.89%) HTML
12 19 (2.74%) Middleware
13 17 (2.45%) CSS
14 15 (2.16%) JMS
14 15 (2.16%) XSLT
15 12 (1.73%) EJB
15 12 (1.73%) JSON
15 12 (1.73%) REST
15 12 (1.73%) RESTful
16 9 (1.30%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.23%) Data Centre
2 56 (8.08%) Clustering
3 27 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.32%) Replication
5 22 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.02%) EMC VMAX
7 13 (1.88%) Public Cloud
8 12 (1.73%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.59%) EMC VNX
10 10 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.30%) Computer Science
12 8 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.01%) PKI
14 6 (0.87%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
15 5 (0.72%) Cloud Native
15 5 (0.72%) Fintech
15 5 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
15 5 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 642 (92.64%) Linux
2 408 (58.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 209 (30.16%) Unix
4 169 (24.39%) Windows
5 151 (21.79%) CentOS
6 104 (15.01%) Ubuntu
7 91 (13.13%) Solaris
8 78 (11.26%) Windows Server
9 49 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (6.49%) SUSE
11 35 (5.05%) AIX
12 33 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (3.03%) Debian
15 20 (2.89%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (1.30%) Fedora
17 8 (1.15%) VMS
18 6 (0.87%) Android
18 6 (0.87%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (34.20%) DevOps
2 168 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (17.75%) Configuration Management
4 114 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
5 95 (13.71%) ITIL
6 94 (13.56%) Scrum
7 80 (11.54%) Open Source
8 65 (9.38%) Load Balancing
9 61 (8.80%) Migration
10 60 (8.66%) High Availability
11 41 (5.92%) Performance Tuning
12 36 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (4.91%) Change Control
13 34 (4.91%) E-Commerce
14 28 (4.04%) Change Management
15 26 (3.75%) SDLC
15 26 (3.75%) Software Engineering
16 25 (3.61%) Enterprise Architecture
17 24 (3.46%) OO
18 23 (3.32%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 213 (30.74%) Perl
2 209 (30.16%) Python
3 197 (28.43%) Bash Shell
4 126 (18.18%) Java
5 85 (12.27%) Ruby
6 66 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 62 (8.95%) PowerShell
8 59 (8.51%) PHP
9 57 (8.23%) SQL
10 41 (5.92%) C
11 26 (3.75%) JavaScript
12 18 (2.60%) C#
13 15 (2.16%) Korn
14 13 (1.88%) AWK
14 13 (1.88%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.44%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.30%) sed
17 7 (1.01%) Groovy
17 7 (1.01%) SystemTap
18 6 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 72 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 42 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.34%) RHCE
4 25 (3.61%) DV Cleared
5 22 (3.17%) RHCA
6 20 (2.89%) Degree
7 17 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.31%) CCNA
9 14 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (2.02%) RHCSA
10 13 (1.88%) RHCT
11 11 (1.59%) AWS Certification
12 9 (1.30%) CCNP
13 7 (1.01%) CCDA
13 7 (1.01%) JNCIA
13 7 (1.01%) JNCIP
13 7 (1.01%) JNCIS
14 6 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (0.87%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.04%) QA
2 12 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.87%) SLA
4 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.14%) FATCA
6 1 (0.14%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 185 (26.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (12.99%) Docker
3 53 (7.65%) Virtual Machines
4 42 (6.06%) Active Directory
5 38 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (5.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 36 (5.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 33 (4.76%) Xen
9 32 (4.62%) VMware ESX
10 26 (3.75%) KVM
11 23 (3.32%) NFS
12 20 (2.89%) vSphere
13 17 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
13 17 (2.45%) vCloud
14 14 (2.02%) RHEV
15 12 (1.73%) Hyper-V
16 10 (1.44%) Postfix
16 10 (1.44%) Samba
17 8 (1.15%) GPFS
17 8 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 292 (42.14%) Puppet
2 163 (23.52%) Ansible
3 80 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (10.97%) Nagios
5 52 (7.50%) HAProxy
6 45 (6.49%) logstash
6 45 (6.49%) ZABBIX
7 43 (6.20%) Kibana
8 42 (6.06%) Red Hat Satellite
9 24 (3.46%) Zenoss
10 20 (2.89%) NetBackup
11 18 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 17 (2.45%) Salt
13 15 (2.16%) Control-M
14 13 (1.88%) Kubernetes
14 13 (1.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 12 (1.73%) Data Guard
15 12 (1.73%) Terraform
16 10 (1.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
16 10 (1.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 252 (36.36%) VMware
2 124 (17.89%) Oracle
3 81 (11.69%) EMC
4 80 (11.54%) HP
5 59 (8.51%) Cisco
6 56 (8.08%) IBM
7 55 (7.94%) Microsoft
8 52 (7.50%) Veritas
9 44 (6.35%) NetApp
10 43 (6.20%) Atlassian
11 42 (6.06%) Sun
12 26 (3.75%) 3PAR
13 23 (3.32%) Citrix
14 21 (3.03%) Dell
15 20 (2.89%) Splunk
16 18 (2.60%) Juniper
16 18 (2.60%) Symantec
17 16 (2.31%) Google
18 11 (1.59%) Brocade
18 11 (1.59%) F5
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Rate: competitive
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London
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £560.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
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South East London
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £550.00 per day
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per day
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Rate: £450
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