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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 135 167 168
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 399 323 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.86% 1.38% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 4.51% 3.11% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 217 211
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £325
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 5 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.09 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.20% +50.98%
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
8839 10386 10270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.11% 44.31% 44.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6057 6857 6574
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 £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 255 203
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.94 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 1 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 1 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 +12 65 £450 +5.88% 26
Croydon -10 16 £393 -3.38%
Harrow - 9 £480 -
Ealing - 4 £350 -
Canary Wharf -1 3 £438 +9.37% 2
Westminster - 2 £275 -
Hounslow -2 1 - -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 735 (93.87%) Linux
2 518 (66.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 291 (37.16%) Puppet
4 289 (36.91%) Unix
5 270 (34.48%) DevOps
6 252 (32.18%) Windows
7 240 (30.65%) Perl
8 228 (29.12%) Finance
9 226 (28.86%) VMware
10 223 (28.48%) Python
11 171 (21.84%) CentOS
12 169 (21.58%) Java
13 160 (20.43%) Apache
14 157 (20.05%) Bash Shell
15 155 (19.80%) Oracle
16 152 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 151 (19.28%) Solaris
18 139 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
19 136 (17.37%) Banking
20 130 (16.60%) SQL
20 130 (16.60%) Configuration Management
20 130 (16.60%) Jenkins
21 116 (14.81%) Git (software)
22 114 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
23 110 (14.05%) Nagios
24 109 (13.92%) ITIL
25 108 (13.79%) Windows Server
26 107 (13.67%) MySQL
27 102 (13.03%) SAN
28 99 (12.64%) Ansible

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
1 160 (20.43%) Apache
2 88 (11.24%) Tomcat
3 64 (8.17%) Confluence
4 54 (6.90%) IIS
5 49 (6.26%) OpenStack
6 44 (5.62%) JBoss
7 35 (4.47%) nginx
8 24 (3.07%) WebSphere
9 22 (2.81%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (1.53%) SAS
12 9 (1.15%) Mule ESB
12 9 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.89%) ArcGIS
13 7 (0.89%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.77%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.77%) Jetty
15 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.64%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 19 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.15%) SPSS
3 8 (1.02%) MS Office
4 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.28%) Documaker
2 6 (0.77%) ION MarketView
2 6 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Eikon
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 114 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.92%) GitHub
4 14 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (1.79%) OpenShift
4 14 (1.79%) PaaS
5 9 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.15%) IaaS
6 8 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.64%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.64%) SaaS
7 5 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.38%) Office 365
10 2 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 102 (13.03%) SAN
2 93 (11.88%) DNS
3 76 (9.71%) LDAP
4 64 (8.17%) Firewall
5 56 (7.15%) TCP/IP
6 37 (4.73%) Internet
7 34 (4.34%) NAS
8 23 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
9 22 (2.81%) VPN
10 20 (2.55%) LAN
11 19 (2.43%) WAN
12 17 (2.17%) FTP
12 17 (2.17%) SNMP
13 16 (2.04%) DHCP
13 16 (2.04%) HTTP
13 16 (2.04%) Network Security
14 15 (1.92%) AMQP
15 14 (1.79%) SMTP
16 13 (1.66%) DMZ
16 13 (1.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (13.67%) MySQL
2 71 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
3 70 (8.94%) SQL Server
4 49 (6.26%) MongoDB
4 49 (6.26%) Oracle Database
5 28 (3.58%) Relational Database
6 27 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.32%) Hadoop
7 26 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (2.30%) Big Data
9 13 (1.66%) Redis
10 12 (1.53%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.89%) GIS
12 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.64%) KDB
Development Applications
1 130 (16.60%) Jenkins
2 116 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 75 (9.58%) JIRA
4 57 (7.28%) Subversion
5 30 (3.83%) TeamCity
6 17 (2.17%) Maven
7 16 (2.04%) Hudson
8 15 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (1.66%) Artifactory
9 13 (1.66%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (1.53%) Vagrant
11 11 (1.40%) Gerrit
11 11 (1.40%) SonarQube
12 10 (1.28%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (1.15%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (1.02%) GitLab
15 7 (0.89%) Ant
16 6 (0.77%) Eclipse
General
1 228 (29.12%) Finance
2 136 (17.37%) Banking
3 30 (3.83%) Financial Institution
4 26 (3.32%) Games
5 18 (2.30%) Investment Banking
5 18 (2.30%) Retail
6 12 (1.53%) Marketing
6 12 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.02%) Back Office
8 7 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.77%) Electronics
9 6 (0.77%) Front Office
10 5 (0.64%) International Banking
11 4 (0.51%) Publishing
12 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 172 (21.97%) Linux Engineer
2 170 (21.71%) Administrator
3 146 (18.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 111 (14.18%) Systems Administrator
5 108 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
6 96 (12.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 76 (9.71%) Consultant
8 75 (9.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 65 (8.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 54 (6.90%) Unix Administrator
11 45 (5.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 44 (5.62%) Developer
13 43 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
14 36 (4.60%) Analyst
15 35 (4.47%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 35 (4.47%) Unix Engineer
16 34 (4.34%) Solaris Consultant
17 33 (4.21%) Linux Consultant
18 31 (3.96%) Architect
19 27 (3.45%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (10.47%) Web Services
2 68 (8.68%) LAMP
3 41 (5.24%) Java EE
4 30 (3.83%) HTML
4 30 (3.83%) Middleware
5 29 (3.70%) CSS
5 29 (3.70%) J2EE
5 29 (3.70%) XML
6 27 (3.45%) .NET
7 26 (3.32%) HTML5
8 21 (2.68%) jQuery
9 20 (2.55%) LAPP Stack
10 19 (2.43%) JSON
10 19 (2.43%) RESTful
11 18 (2.30%) Spring
12 16 (2.04%) CSS3
13 15 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
14 14 (1.79%) Ajax
14 14 (1.79%) REST
15 13 (1.66%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.28%) Data Centre
2 47 (6.00%) Clustering
3 46 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.58%) Replication
6 25 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.68%) Computer Science
8 19 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 17 (2.17%) EMC VNX
10 14 (1.79%) Public Cloud
11 13 (1.66%) Hedge funds
12 12 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.28%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.28%) PlayStation
14 9 (1.15%) Blackberry
14 9 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.15%) User Experience
14 9 (1.15%) Wiki
15 8 (1.02%) Online Games
15 8 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 735 (93.87%) Linux
2 518 (66.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 289 (36.91%) Unix
4 252 (32.18%) Windows
5 171 (21.84%) CentOS
6 151 (19.28%) Solaris
7 108 (13.79%) Windows Server
8 97 (12.39%) Ubuntu
9 80 (10.22%) AIX
10 54 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (5.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 33 (4.21%) SUSE
13 31 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (3.07%) Debian
15 22 (2.81%) Oracle Linux
16 21 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (2.04%) Windows 7
17 16 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
18 14 (1.79%) Android
18 14 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (34.48%) DevOps
2 139 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (16.60%) Configuration Management
4 109 (13.92%) ITIL
5 75 (9.58%) Open Source
6 74 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (9.45%) Scrum
7 57 (7.28%) High Availability
8 55 (7.02%) Migration
9 53 (6.77%) Service Delivery
10 47 (6.00%) Release Management
11 46 (5.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 40 (5.11%) Load Balancing
12 40 (5.11%) SOA
13 37 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
14 33 (4.21%) Change Control
14 33 (4.21%) TDD
15 31 (3.96%) E-Commerce
16 30 (3.83%) Change Management
17 25 (3.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (30.65%) Perl
2 223 (28.48%) Python
3 169 (21.58%) Java
4 157 (20.05%) Bash Shell
5 130 (16.60%) SQL
6 98 (12.52%) Ruby
7 77 (9.83%) PHP
8 59 (7.54%) C
9 54 (6.90%) Shell Script
10 37 (4.73%) JavaScript
11 31 (3.96%) PowerShell
12 23 (2.94%) C++
12 23 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 19 (2.43%) Korn
14 16 (2.04%) C#
15 11 (1.40%) AWK
16 10 (1.28%) Scala
17 9 (1.15%) Bourne shell
18 7 (0.89%) sed
19 6 (0.77%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 75 (9.58%) Security Cleared
2 54 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 35 (4.47%) RHCE
4 33 (4.21%) Degree
5 23 (2.94%) RHCA
6 18 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 16 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.66%) CCNA
9 13 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
10 11 (1.40%) MCSE
11 10 (1.28%) OCP
12 7 (0.89%) SAS Certification
12 7 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.64%) CCNP
14 5 (0.64%) RHCSA
15 4 (0.51%) RHCT
15 4 (0.51%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.28%) SLA
2 8 (1.02%) QA
3 6 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.26%) COBIT
4 2 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO15022
5 1 (0.13%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 152 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (9.32%) Active Directory
3 54 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 35 (4.47%) NFS
4 35 (4.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 34 (4.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 33 (4.21%) KVM
7 32 (4.09%) Docker
8 31 (3.96%) vSphere
9 28 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
10 24 (3.07%) vCloud
11 22 (2.81%) Hyper-V
12 21 (2.68%) Samba
13 18 (2.30%) VMware ESX
14 17 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
15 14 (1.79%) RHEV
16 10 (1.28%) iptables
16 10 (1.28%) XenServer
17 8 (1.02%) GPFS
17 8 (1.02%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 291 (37.16%) Puppet
2 110 (14.05%) Nagios
3 99 (12.64%) Ansible
4 89 (11.37%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (5.49%) HAProxy
6 40 (5.11%) logstash
7 31 (3.96%) ZABBIX
8 28 (3.58%) Red Hat Satellite
9 26 (3.32%) Kibana
10 24 (3.07%) Salt
11 18 (2.30%) SCCM
12 17 (2.17%) NetBackup
13 13 (1.66%) Control-M
13 13 (1.66%) Rundeck
13 13 (1.66%) Zenoss
14 10 (1.28%) Kubernetes
14 10 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 10 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
14 10 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 10 (1.28%) Xymon
Vendors
1 226 (28.86%) VMware
2 155 (19.80%) Oracle
3 94 (12.01%) Microsoft
4 91 (11.62%) Veritas
5 82 (10.47%) HP
6 70 (8.94%) EMC
7 56 (7.15%) IBM
8 47 (6.00%) NetApp
9 46 (5.87%) Cisco
10 40 (5.11%) Atlassian
11 38 (4.85%) Citrix
12 23 (2.94%) F5
13 22 (2.81%) Dell
14 21 (2.68%) Google
15 17 (2.17%) Sun
15 17 (2.17%) TIBCO
16 15 (1.92%) Sybase
17 14 (1.79%) 3PAR
17 14 (1.79%) BMC
17 14 (1.79%) CenturyLink
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