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 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 160 190 160
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 358 308 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.55% 1.30% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 2.98% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 215 245
Median daily rate £459 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £334 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.09 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-37.66% +30.95%
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
9840 10324 10875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.60% 43.47% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6568 6797 6788
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 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 232 242
Median hourly rate £17.10 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £31.99
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +22 63 £450 +5.88% 17
Harrow - 8 £495 -
Hounslow +5 3 - -
Croydon -25 3 £475 +1.33%
Docklands, London +9 2 £350 -42.85%
Canary Wharf -2 2 £438 +9.37%
Ealing - 2 £350 -
Bromley 0 1 £475 - 1
New Malden - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £438 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 776 (93.95%) Linux
2 537 (65.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 339 (41.04%) Puppet
4 302 (36.56%) DevOps
5 296 (35.84%) Unix
6 258 (31.23%) Perl
7 241 (29.18%) Windows
7 241 (29.18%) Finance
7 241 (29.18%) VMware
8 217 (26.27%) Python
9 179 (21.67%) Oracle
10 178 (21.55%) Apache
11 172 (20.82%) Bash Shell
12 170 (20.58%) CentOS
12 170 (20.58%) Solaris
13 168 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
14 160 (19.37%) Java
15 154 (18.64%) Jenkins
16 148 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
17 145 (17.55%) Banking
18 144 (17.43%) Amazon AWS
19 140 (16.95%) Configuration Management
20 137 (16.59%) ITIL
21 131 (15.86%) Ansible
22 123 (14.89%) Git (software)
23 120 (14.53%) MySQL
24 113 (13.68%) SAN
25 109 (13.20%) Tomcat
26 105 (12.71%) Ruby
27 102 (12.35%) 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
1 178 (21.55%) Apache
2 109 (13.20%) Tomcat
3 70 (8.47%) Confluence
4 55 (6.66%) JBoss
5 52 (6.30%) OpenStack
6 50 (6.05%) IIS
7 40 (4.84%) nginx
8 33 (4.00%) WebLogic
9 19 (2.30%) WebSphere
10 17 (2.06%) Mule ESB
11 15 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.57%) Jetty
12 13 (1.57%) WildFly
13 7 (0.85%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.73%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.61%) MediaWiki
15 5 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.48%) GemFire
Applications
1 12 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.61%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.09%) Documaker
3 8 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.73%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.12%) Eikon
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 144 (17.43%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.03%) PaaS
3 24 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.30%) OpenShift
5 15 (1.82%) GitHub
5 15 (1.82%) IaaS
6 11 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.61%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.48%) SaaS
11 3 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 113 (13.68%) SAN
2 102 (12.35%) DNS
3 83 (10.05%) Firewall
4 71 (8.60%) LDAP
5 49 (5.93%) TCP/IP
6 42 (5.08%) Internet
6 42 (5.08%) NAS
7 37 (4.48%) VPN
8 24 (2.91%) SSL
9 23 (2.78%) DMZ
10 22 (2.66%) Fibre Channel
11 19 (2.30%) Reverse Proxy
12 18 (2.18%) FTP
12 18 (2.18%) Network Security
13 16 (1.94%) AMQP
13 16 (1.94%) DHCP
14 15 (1.82%) SNMP
14 15 (1.82%) WAN
15 14 (1.69%) LAN
16 13 (1.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (14.53%) MySQL
2 82 (9.93%) PostgreSQL
3 66 (7.99%) SQL Server
4 53 (6.42%) MongoDB
5 50 (6.05%) Oracle Database
6 44 (5.33%) NoSQL
7 31 (3.75%) Hadoop
8 28 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 23 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 19 (2.30%) Big Data
11 17 (2.06%) Redis
12 12 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
16 6 (0.73%) DB2
17 5 (0.61%) Neo4j
17 5 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (0.61%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 154 (18.64%) Jenkins
2 123 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 77 (9.32%) JIRA
4 52 (6.30%) Subversion
5 23 (2.78%) Mercurial
6 22 (2.66%) Gerrit
7 18 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (2.18%) TeamCity
8 17 (2.06%) GitLab
8 17 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (1.94%) Hudson
10 15 (1.82%) Maven
10 15 (1.82%) SonarQube
11 14 (1.69%) Vagrant
12 13 (1.57%) Artifactory
13 11 (1.33%) Ant
14 10 (1.21%) Bitbucket
15 9 (1.09%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.85%) Gradle
17 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 241 (29.18%) Finance
2 145 (17.55%) Banking
3 37 (4.48%) Financial Institution
4 27 (3.27%) Retail
5 21 (2.54%) Games
6 16 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.57%) Marketing
8 12 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.21%) Back Office
10 9 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.85%) Electronics
12 6 (0.73%) Front Office
13 5 (0.61%) International Banking
13 5 (0.61%) Law
14 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Publishing
16 1 (0.12%) Advertising
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 216 (26.15%) Administrator
2 167 (20.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 165 (19.98%) Linux Engineer
4 145 (17.55%) Linux Administrator
5 144 (17.43%) Systems Administrator
6 100 (12.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 93 (11.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 83 (10.05%) Consultant
9 70 (8.47%) Unix Administrator
10 65 (7.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 56 (6.78%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 39 (4.72%) Developer
12 39 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
13 38 (4.60%) Unix Engineer
14 37 (4.48%) Linux Consultant
15 36 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
16 33 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
16 33 (4.00%) DBA
17 32 (3.87%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 32 (3.87%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (10.53%) Web Services
2 71 (8.60%) LAMP
3 42 (5.08%) Java EE
4 39 (4.72%) XML
5 35 (4.24%) J2EE
6 30 (3.63%) .NET
7 27 (3.27%) HTML
8 26 (3.15%) CSS
8 26 (3.15%) LAPP Stack
9 25 (3.03%) Middleware
9 25 (3.03%) RESTful
10 22 (2.66%) JSON
10 22 (2.66%) LEMP Stack
11 21 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
12 20 (2.42%) HTML5
13 17 (2.06%) CSS3
14 16 (1.94%) EJB
15 15 (1.82%) Ajax
15 15 (1.82%) REST
15 15 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.51%) Clustering
2 55 (6.66%) Data Centre
3 47 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.39%) Replication
6 24 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.54%) Public Cloud
8 18 (2.18%) EMC VNX
9 15 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.45%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.45%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.33%) Wiki
13 9 (1.09%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.09%) Private Cloud
14 8 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
14 8 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (0.97%) Online Games
14 8 (0.97%) User Experience
15 7 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 776 (93.95%) Linux
2 537 (65.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 296 (35.84%) Unix
4 241 (29.18%) Windows
5 170 (20.58%) CentOS
5 170 (20.58%) Solaris
6 102 (12.35%) Windows Server
7 101 (12.23%) Ubuntu
8 82 (9.93%) AIX
9 59 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (5.33%) SUSE
11 39 (4.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 28 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
13 23 (2.78%) Debian
13 23 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (1.94%) Fedora
16 14 (1.69%) Android
16 14 (1.69%) Apple iOS
16 14 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (36.56%) DevOps
2 148 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (16.95%) Configuration Management
4 137 (16.59%) ITIL
5 94 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (10.53%) Scrum
7 81 (9.81%) Open Source
8 71 (8.60%) Migration
9 60 (7.26%) High Availability
10 56 (6.78%) Service Delivery
11 53 (6.42%) Load Balancing
12 44 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 43 (5.21%) E-Commerce
14 42 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
14 42 (5.08%) Release Management
15 41 (4.96%) SOA
16 34 (4.12%) TDD
17 33 (4.00%) Change Control
18 31 (3.75%) Software Engineering
19 27 (3.27%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 258 (31.23%) Perl
2 217 (26.27%) Python
3 172 (20.82%) Bash Shell
4 160 (19.37%) Java
5 105 (12.71%) Ruby
6 100 (12.11%) SQL
7 81 (9.81%) PHP
8 67 (8.11%) C
9 64 (7.75%) Shell Script
10 49 (5.93%) PowerShell
11 35 (4.24%) JavaScript
12 23 (2.78%) C++
13 19 (2.30%) Korn
14 18 (2.18%) C#
15 16 (1.94%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.57%) AWK
17 9 (1.09%) Bourne shell
17 9 (1.09%) sed
18 8 (0.97%) SystemTap
19 7 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 51 (6.17%) RHCE
3 46 (5.57%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.12%) RHCA
5 25 (3.03%) Degree
5 25 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 21 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
8 15 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.57%) CCNA
9 13 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.45%) OCP
11 9 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (1.09%) RHCSA
12 8 (0.97%) RHCT
13 7 (0.85%) MCSE
13 7 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.73%) IBM Certification
14 6 (0.73%) MCITP
15 4 (0.48%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.33%) SLA
2 9 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) COBIT
3 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.12%) ISO15022
4 1 (0.12%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 168 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 56 (6.78%) Docker
4 51 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (5.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 42 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
7 41 (4.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 36 (4.36%) KVM
8 36 (4.36%) NFS
9 33 (4.00%) vSphere
10 27 (3.27%) Oracle RAC
11 26 (3.15%) vCloud
12 24 (2.91%) Samba
13 22 (2.66%) Hyper-V
13 22 (2.66%) VMware ESX
14 18 (2.18%) Xen
15 17 (2.06%) RHEV
16 10 (1.21%) iptables
16 10 (1.21%) XenServer
17 8 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 339 (41.04%) Puppet
2 131 (15.86%) Ansible
3 99 (11.99%) Nagios
4 95 (11.50%) Opscode Chef
5 45 (5.45%) HAProxy
5 45 (5.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 40 (4.84%) ZABBIX
7 37 (4.48%) logstash
8 35 (4.24%) Kibana
9 25 (3.03%) Salt
10 23 (2.78%) NetBackup
11 20 (2.42%) SCCM
12 19 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 17 (2.06%) Zenoss
14 15 (1.82%) SCOM
15 14 (1.69%) Rundeck
16 13 (1.57%) Control-M
17 12 (1.45%) Oracle ZFS
17 12 (1.45%) Terraform
17 12 (1.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 241 (29.18%) VMware
2 179 (21.67%) Oracle
3 101 (12.23%) Veritas
4 93 (11.26%) HP
5 91 (11.02%) Microsoft
6 83 (10.05%) EMC
7 62 (7.51%) IBM
7 62 (7.51%) NetApp
8 45 (5.45%) Atlassian
9 44 (5.33%) Cisco
10 41 (4.96%) Citrix
11 34 (4.12%) Sun
12 26 (3.15%) F5
13 25 (3.03%) Dell
14 22 (2.66%) 3PAR
15 21 (2.54%) Google
16 18 (2.18%) Symantec
17 13 (1.57%) Black Duck
17 13 (1.57%) Sonatype
17 13 (1.57%) TIBCO
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