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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 158 190 176
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 348 292 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.57% 1.24% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.76% 2.83% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 204 221
Median daily rate £450 £425 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.59 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-30.03% -32.74%
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
9262 10302 10296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.82% 43.60% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6284 6833 6476
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 257 220
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.71 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% -1.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +45 62 £450 +2.27% 14
Croydon -25 10 £393 -11.54% 1
Harrow - 10 £495 -
Hounslow +3 3 - -
Canary Wharf -2 3 £438 +9.37%
Ealing - 2 £350 -
Westminster - 2 £275 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 £438 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 767 (93.65%) Linux
2 542 (66.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 322 (39.32%) Puppet
4 295 (36.02%) Unix
5 291 (35.53%) DevOps
6 256 (31.26%) Windows
7 255 (31.14%) Perl
8 240 (29.30%) Finance
9 236 (28.82%) VMware
10 222 (27.11%) Python
11 170 (20.76%) Apache
11 170 (20.76%) CentOS
12 167 (20.39%) Java
13 166 (20.27%) Oracle
14 163 (19.90%) Bash Shell
15 159 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 159 (19.41%) Solaris
16 142 (17.34%) Banking
17 140 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
17 140 (17.09%) Jenkins
18 137 (16.73%) Configuration Management
19 126 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
20 125 (15.26%) ITIL
21 118 (14.41%) SQL
21 118 (14.41%) Git (software)
22 116 (14.16%) MySQL
23 113 (13.80%) Ansible
24 112 (13.68%) Windows Server
25 107 (13.06%) Nagios
26 105 (12.82%) 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
1 170 (20.76%) Apache
2 97 (11.84%) Tomcat
3 68 (8.30%) Confluence
4 58 (7.08%) IIS
5 55 (6.72%) JBoss
5 55 (6.72%) OpenStack
6 35 (4.27%) nginx
7 32 (3.91%) WebLogic
8 20 (2.44%) WebSphere
9 16 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (1.59%) SAS
11 12 (1.47%) Mule ESB
12 7 (0.85%) ArcGIS
13 6 (0.73%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.73%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.73%) WildFly
14 5 (0.61%) MediaWiki
14 5 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.10%) SPSS
3 7 (0.85%) MS Office
4 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.22%) Documaker
2 8 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.73%) ION MarketView
4 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Eikon
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 126 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.44%) PaaS
4 17 (2.08%) GitHub
4 17 (2.08%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.34%) IaaS
6 8 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.61%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.61%) SaaS
9 4 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.37%) Office 365
10 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 104 (12.70%) SAN
2 96 (11.72%) DNS
3 76 (9.28%) Firewall
4 72 (8.79%) LDAP
5 58 (7.08%) TCP/IP
6 38 (4.64%) Internet
7 30 (3.66%) NAS
8 29 (3.54%) VPN
9 23 (2.81%) Fibre Channel
10 19 (2.32%) LAN
10 19 (2.32%) SSL
11 18 (2.20%) DMZ
11 18 (2.20%) Network Security
11 18 (2.20%) WAN
12 17 (2.08%) FTP
13 16 (1.95%) DHCP
14 15 (1.83%) AMQP
14 15 (1.83%) HTTP
14 15 (1.83%) SNMP
15 13 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (14.16%) MySQL
2 75 (9.16%) PostgreSQL
3 65 (7.94%) SQL Server
4 50 (6.11%) MongoDB
5 45 (5.49%) Oracle Database
6 33 (4.03%) NoSQL
7 32 (3.91%) Hadoop
8 29 (3.54%) Relational Database
9 24 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (2.56%) Big Data
11 16 (1.95%) Redis
12 12 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 7 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.85%) GIS
16 5 (0.61%) DB2
16 5 (0.61%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 140 (17.09%) Jenkins
2 118 (14.41%) Git (software)
3 76 (9.28%) JIRA
4 56 (6.84%) Subversion
5 24 (2.93%) TeamCity
6 16 (1.95%) Maven
7 15 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (1.59%) Gerrit
9 13 (1.59%) GitLab
9 13 (1.59%) SonarQube
9 13 (1.59%) Vagrant
10 12 (1.47%) Artifactory
10 12 (1.47%) Mercurial
11 11 (1.34%) Hudson
12 9 (1.10%) Ant
13 7 (0.85%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.49%) Gradle
General
1 240 (29.30%) Finance
2 142 (17.34%) Banking
3 38 (4.64%) Financial Institution
4 26 (3.17%) Retail
5 24 (2.93%) Games
6 19 (2.32%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.59%) Marketing
7 13 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.22%) Back Office
9 8 (0.98%) Front Office
9 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.85%) Electronics
11 5 (0.61%) International Banking
12 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Publishing
14 2 (0.24%) Law
15 1 (0.12%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 185 (22.59%) Administrator
2 176 (21.49%) Linux Engineer
3 158 (19.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 122 (14.90%) Linux Administrator
5 120 (14.65%) Systems Administrator
6 97 (11.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 83 (10.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 82 (10.01%) Consultant
9 68 (8.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 56 (6.84%) Unix Administrator
11 46 (5.62%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 42 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
13 41 (5.01%) Developer
14 37 (4.52%) Unix Engineer
15 36 (4.40%) Linux Consultant
16 35 (4.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 34 (4.15%) Solaris Consultant
18 33 (4.03%) Analyst
19 31 (3.79%) Architect
19 31 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (9.89%) Web Services
2 68 (8.30%) LAMP
3 42 (5.13%) Java EE
4 35 (4.27%) XML
5 32 (3.91%) HTML
5 32 (3.91%) Middleware
6 31 (3.79%) CSS
7 30 (3.66%) J2EE
8 28 (3.42%) .NET
9 27 (3.30%) HTML5
10 24 (2.93%) RESTful
11 21 (2.56%) jQuery
11 21 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
12 20 (2.44%) JSON
13 18 (2.20%) LEMP Stack
13 18 (2.20%) REST
13 18 (2.20%) Spring
14 17 (2.08%) CSS3
15 16 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
16 15 (1.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.96%) Data Centre
2 53 (6.47%) Clustering
3 48 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 25 (3.05%) Replication
7 20 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (2.32%) Computer Science
8 19 (2.32%) EMC VNX
9 17 (2.08%) Public Cloud
10 13 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.47%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.22%) Wiki
13 9 (1.10%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.10%) PlayStation
13 9 (1.10%) User Experience
14 8 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
14 8 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 767 (93.65%) Linux
2 542 (66.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 295 (36.02%) Unix
4 256 (31.26%) Windows
5 170 (20.76%) CentOS
6 159 (19.41%) Solaris
7 112 (13.68%) Windows Server
8 101 (12.33%) Ubuntu
9 79 (9.65%) AIX
10 59 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (5.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 34 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (3.66%) SUSE
14 26 (3.17%) Oracle Linux
15 23 (2.81%) Debian
15 23 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (1.95%) Windows Mobile
17 15 (1.83%) Fedora
18 14 (1.71%) Android
18 14 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (35.53%) DevOps
2 140 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (16.73%) Configuration Management
4 125 (15.26%) ITIL
5 81 (9.89%) Open Source
6 75 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (8.91%) Scrum
8 61 (7.45%) Service Delivery
9 58 (7.08%) Migration
10 57 (6.96%) High Availability
11 51 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 47 (5.74%) Release Management
13 46 (5.62%) Load Balancing
14 44 (5.37%) SOA
15 43 (5.25%) E-Commerce
16 42 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
17 36 (4.40%) Change Control
18 35 (4.27%) TDD
19 30 (3.66%) Change Management
20 27 (3.30%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 255 (31.14%) Perl
2 222 (27.11%) Python
3 167 (20.39%) Java
4 163 (19.90%) Bash Shell
5 118 (14.41%) SQL
6 105 (12.82%) Ruby
7 77 (9.40%) PHP
8 60 (7.33%) C
9 55 (6.72%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 35 (4.27%) PowerShell
12 23 (2.81%) C++
13 20 (2.44%) PL/SQL
14 17 (2.08%) Korn
15 16 (1.95%) C#
16 11 (1.34%) AWK
17 9 (1.10%) Bourne shell
18 8 (0.98%) Scala
18 8 (0.98%) SystemTap
19 7 (0.85%) sed
Qualifications
1 76 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 54 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 43 (5.25%) RHCE
4 32 (3.91%) Degree
5 29 (3.54%) RHCA
6 22 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (2.32%) DV Cleared
8 16 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (1.71%) CCNA
9 14 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.22%) OCP
11 9 (1.10%) MCSE
12 8 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.85%) SAS Certification
13 7 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.73%) RHCSA
15 5 (0.61%) CCNP
15 5 (0.61%) RHCT
16 4 (0.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.47%) SLA
2 10 (1.22%) QA
3 8 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.24%) COBIT
4 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO15022
5 1 (0.12%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 159 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (9.04%) Active Directory
3 56 (6.84%) VMware ESXi
4 41 (5.01%) Docker
4 41 (5.01%) KVM
5 35 (4.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 34 (4.15%) Virtual Machines
7 33 (4.03%) vSphere
8 32 (3.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 30 (3.66%) NFS
10 25 (3.05%) vCloud
11 23 (2.81%) VMware ESX
12 22 (2.69%) Samba
13 20 (2.44%) Hyper-V
13 20 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
14 16 (1.95%) RHEV
15 13 (1.59%) Xen
16 11 (1.34%) iptables
16 11 (1.34%) XenServer
17 8 (0.98%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 322 (39.32%) Puppet
2 113 (13.80%) Ansible
3 107 (13.06%) Nagios
4 93 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (5.01%) HAProxy
6 37 (4.52%) logstash
7 36 (4.40%) ZABBIX
8 34 (4.15%) Red Hat Satellite
9 29 (3.54%) Kibana
10 24 (2.93%) Salt
11 21 (2.56%) NetBackup
12 20 (2.44%) Zenoss
13 18 (2.20%) SCCM
14 15 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 14 (1.71%) Rundeck
15 14 (1.71%) SCOM
16 13 (1.59%) Control-M
16 13 (1.59%) Oracle ZFS
17 11 (1.34%) BladeLogic
17 11 (1.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 236 (28.82%) VMware
2 166 (20.27%) Oracle
3 94 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 93 (11.36%) Veritas
5 86 (10.50%) HP
6 78 (9.52%) EMC
7 58 (7.08%) IBM
8 54 (6.59%) NetApp
9 49 (5.98%) Cisco
10 45 (5.49%) Citrix
11 42 (5.13%) Atlassian
12 28 (3.42%) Dell
13 26 (3.17%) F5
14 25 (3.05%) Sun
15 17 (2.08%) Symantec
15 17 (2.08%) TIBCO
16 16 (1.95%) Google
17 15 (1.83%) 3PAR
17 15 (1.83%) Sybase
18 14 (1.71%) BMC
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