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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
England / London
Rank 136 202 138
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -64
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 347 242 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.82% 1.13% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 4.21% 2.77% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 167 237
Median daily rate £475 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £42.72
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -47.91%

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
8238 8729 9601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.28% 40.80% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5538 5710 6331
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 154 190
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.40 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% +8.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +15 49 £500 +7.41% 15
Croydon +5 9 £469 +25.00% 1
Canary Wharf +3 5 £463 -
Harrow +2 3 £515 +4.04%
Hammersmith -2 2 £475 -2.56%
Westminster +1 1 £550 +20.61%
Docklands, London -1 1 £375 -
Bromley - 1 £550 - 1
Chessington - 1 - -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 634 (92.55%) Linux
2 408 (59.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 234 (34.16%) Puppet
4 219 (31.97%) Python
5 216 (31.53%) VMware
6 215 (31.39%) Bash Shell
7 206 (30.07%) Unix
8 199 (29.05%) DevOps
9 190 (27.74%) Finance
10 177 (25.84%) Perl
11 165 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
12 162 (23.65%) Windows
13 150 (21.90%) Apache
13 150 (21.90%) Ansible
14 148 (21.61%) CentOS
15 147 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
16 145 (21.17%) Jenkins
17 141 (20.58%) Java
18 133 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
19 120 (17.52%) Configuration Management
20 108 (15.77%) Tomcat
21 107 (15.62%) Oracle
21 107 (15.62%) Git (software)
22 106 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
23 95 (13.87%) Ubuntu
23 95 (13.87%) Security Cleared
24 94 (13.72%) Windows Server
25 91 (13.28%) DNS
26 89 (12.99%) Banking
27 88 (12.85%) MySQL

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 (21.90%) Apache
2 108 (15.77%) Tomcat
3 55 (8.03%) Confluence
4 42 (6.13%) nginx
5 35 (5.11%) WebLogic
6 33 (4.82%) JBoss
7 22 (3.21%) Jetty
7 22 (3.21%) WildFly
8 21 (3.07%) WebSphere
9 20 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (2.92%) Mule ESB
9 20 (2.92%) OpenStack
10 19 (2.77%) IIS
11 16 (2.34%) Apache Spark
12 9 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (1.17%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
14 4 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
15 2 (0.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 21 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.17%) MS Office
2 8 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.15%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 8 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (0.44%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.15%) assyst
4 1 (0.15%) Maximo
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 133 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.07%) PaaS
4 18 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (2.48%) GitHub
5 17 (2.48%) IaaS
6 16 (2.34%) OpenShift
7 15 (2.19%) Amazon S3
8 14 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (1.46%) SaaS
11 8 (1.17%) Datadog
12 7 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.73%) Slack
15 3 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 91 (13.28%) DNS
2 87 (12.70%) SAN
3 79 (11.53%) LDAP
4 77 (11.24%) Firewall
5 65 (9.49%) TCP/IP
6 39 (5.69%) VPN
7 28 (4.09%) Kerberos
8 27 (3.94%) Reverse Proxy
9 23 (3.36%) Ethernet
10 21 (3.07%) HTTP
10 21 (3.07%) WAN
11 19 (2.77%) Internet
12 18 (2.63%) DHCP
12 18 (2.63%) LAN
12 18 (2.63%) SSH
12 18 (2.63%) SSL
13 14 (2.04%) Wireshark
14 13 (1.90%) tcpdump
15 12 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (1.61%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (12.85%) MySQL
2 73 (10.66%) PostgreSQL
3 56 (8.18%) Big Data
4 53 (7.74%) NoSQL
5 42 (6.13%) Hadoop
6 33 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 33 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 31 (4.53%) SQL Server
8 29 (4.23%) Oracle Database
9 18 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (2.48%) Apache Hive
11 13 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (1.75%) Redis
13 8 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (1.02%) HBase
14 7 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 145 (21.17%) Jenkins
2 107 (15.62%) Git (software)
3 69 (10.07%) JIRA
4 39 (5.69%) GitLab
5 34 (4.96%) Mercurial
6 33 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 33 (4.82%) Gerrit
7 22 (3.21%) Maven
7 22 (3.21%) Subversion
8 20 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (2.04%) Bitbucket
9 14 (2.04%) TeamCity
9 14 (2.04%) Vagrant
10 13 (1.90%) Ant
11 11 (1.61%) Artifactory
11 11 (1.61%) JUnit
12 10 (1.46%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.46%) Gradle
12 10 (1.46%) Hudson
13 9 (1.31%) Cucumber
General
1 190 (27.74%) Finance
2 89 (12.99%) Banking
3 23 (3.36%) Investment Banking
3 23 (3.36%) Law
4 18 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 15 (2.19%) Retail
5 15 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.73%) Back Office
6 5 (0.73%) Games
7 4 (0.58%) Publishing
8 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.29%) Advertising
9 2 (0.29%) Legal
9 2 (0.29%) Marketing
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 183 (26.72%) Administrator
2 133 (19.42%) Systems Administrator
3 124 (18.10%) Linux Engineer
4 112 (16.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 111 (16.20%) Linux Administrator
6 93 (13.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 56 (8.18%) Unix Administrator
7 56 (8.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 53 (7.74%) Unix Engineer
9 51 (7.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 50 (7.30%) Developer
11 39 (5.69%) AWS Engineer
11 39 (5.69%) Consultant
12 34 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (4.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 31 (4.53%) Architect
15 30 (4.38%) AWS DevOps
16 27 (3.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 25 (3.65%) DBA
18 24 (3.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (7.74%) LAMP
2 51 (7.45%) Web Services
3 46 (6.72%) LAPP Stack
4 41 (5.99%) XML
5 30 (4.38%) HTML
5 30 (4.38%) LEMP Stack
6 28 (4.09%) CSS
7 25 (3.65%) Elastic Stack
7 25 (3.65%) JSON
8 24 (3.50%) .NET
8 24 (3.50%) XSLT
9 23 (3.36%) Node.js
10 21 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (2.48%) Middleware
12 16 (2.34%) RSS
13 15 (2.19%) Kafka
13 15 (2.19%) Spring
14 13 (1.90%) J2EE
14 13 (1.90%) REST
15 12 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.18%) Data Centre
2 34 (4.96%) Clustering
3 32 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.77%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.34%) Web 2.0
7 14 (2.04%) EMC VMAX
8 13 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.75%) Replication
10 11 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.31%) Equities
12 8 (1.17%) PKI
13 6 (0.88%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.88%) EMC VNX
13 6 (0.88%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.73%) RSA SecurID
15 4 (0.58%) Spread Betting
15 4 (0.58%) Symmetrix
15 4 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 634 (92.55%) Linux
2 408 (59.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 206 (30.07%) Unix
4 162 (23.65%) Windows
5 148 (21.61%) CentOS
6 95 (13.87%) Ubuntu
7 94 (13.72%) Windows Server
8 86 (12.55%) Solaris
9 52 (7.59%) SUSE
10 33 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (4.23%) AIX
13 19 (2.77%) Debian
14 17 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
14 17 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (2.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (1.02%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.88%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.88%) Scientific Linux
18 4 (0.58%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (29.05%) DevOps
2 165 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (17.52%) Configuration Management
4 106 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
5 87 (12.70%) Scrum
6 77 (11.24%) ITIL
7 70 (10.22%) Open Source
8 62 (9.05%) Migration
9 55 (8.03%) High Availability
10 39 (5.69%) Load Balancing
11 35 (5.11%) Change Control
11 35 (5.11%) Service Management
12 34 (4.96%) Change Management
12 34 (4.96%) OO
13 31 (4.53%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (4.09%) Microservices
14 28 (4.09%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (3.94%) Software Engineering
16 26 (3.80%) OOP
17 24 (3.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 219 (31.97%) Python
2 215 (31.39%) Bash Shell
3 177 (25.84%) Perl
4 141 (20.58%) Java
5 78 (11.39%) Ruby
6 64 (9.34%) Shell Script
7 56 (8.18%) SQL
8 49 (7.15%) JavaScript
9 48 (7.01%) PowerShell
10 46 (6.72%) C
10 46 (6.72%) PHP
11 18 (2.63%) Korn
12 17 (2.48%) C#
13 8 (1.17%) AWK
13 8 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.17%) sed
14 7 (1.02%) Bourne shell
14 7 (1.02%) Groovy
14 7 (1.02%) Scala
14 7 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 95 (13.87%) Security Cleared
2 67 (9.78%) SC Cleared
3 35 (5.11%) Degree
4 23 (3.36%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.34%) RHCE
6 12 (1.75%) CCNA
7 10 (1.46%) AWS Certification
8 9 (1.31%) CCNP
8 9 (1.31%) RHCA
9 8 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (1.02%) RHCSA
11 6 (0.88%) CCDA
11 6 (0.88%) JNCIA
11 6 (0.88%) JNCIP
11 6 (0.88%) JNCIS
12 5 (0.73%) RHCT
13 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.44%) CISSP
14 3 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.80%) QA
2 10 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.31%) SLA
4 7 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.73%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) FATCA
7 1 (0.15%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.15%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 147 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (12.70%) Docker
3 49 (7.15%) Active Directory
3 49 (7.15%) Virtual Machines
4 34 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (4.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 32 (4.67%) NFS
7 31 (4.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 29 (4.23%) VMware ESX
9 21 (3.07%) Xen
10 18 (2.63%) KVM
11 15 (2.19%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (2.04%) GPFS
13 11 (1.61%) HDFS
14 10 (1.46%) Samba
14 10 (1.46%) vCloud
14 10 (1.46%) vSphere
15 7 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 7 (1.02%) GlusterFS
15 7 (1.02%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 234 (34.16%) Puppet
2 150 (21.90%) Ansible
3 63 (9.20%) Nagios
3 63 (9.20%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (5.69%) Red Hat Satellite
5 38 (5.55%) HAProxy
6 31 (4.53%) logstash
7 30 (4.38%) Kibana
7 30 (4.38%) ZABBIX
8 24 (3.50%) Terraform
9 18 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 14 (2.04%) Kubernetes
11 13 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 12 (1.75%) Zenoss
13 11 (1.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 11 (1.61%) NetBackup
14 10 (1.46%) Data Guard
14 10 (1.46%) Packer
14 10 (1.46%) yum
15 9 (1.31%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 216 (31.53%) VMware
2 107 (15.62%) Oracle
3 67 (9.78%) HP
4 57 (8.32%) Cisco
4 57 (8.32%) EMC
4 57 (8.32%) Microsoft
5 52 (7.59%) IBM
6 49 (7.15%) Veritas
7 38 (5.55%) Sun
8 35 (5.11%) Atlassian
9 32 (4.67%) NetApp
10 26 (3.80%) Splunk
11 24 (3.50%) 3PAR
12 20 (2.92%) ForgeRock
13 17 (2.48%) Hortonworks
13 17 (2.48%) Juniper
14 16 (2.34%) CommVault
14 16 (2.34%) Google
15 15 (2.19%) Isilon
16 14 (2.04%) Citrix
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