The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 81 79 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 47 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 1.65% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 4.16% 4.15% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £331 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £227 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.47% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.88
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1130 1061 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.92% 39.90% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 484 512
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 26 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.17 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.14% +108.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.85 £43.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the Scotland region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Scotland region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 27 £400 +14.28% 4
Glasgow -3 11 £363 +20.83% 1
Aberdeen +11 7 £230 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 61 (76.25%) Linux
2 53 (66.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (40.00%) Oracle
4 31 (38.75%) JBoss
5 28 (35.00%) UNIX
6 22 (27.50%) Finance
6 22 (27.50%) VMware
6 22 (27.50%) LDAP
7 21 (26.25%) Solaris
8 20 (25.00%) EMC
9 19 (23.75%) SAN
9 19 (23.75%) Windows
10 18 (22.50%) Java
11 17 (21.25%) ITIL
11 17 (21.25%) Change Management
12 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
14 13 (16.25%) Perl
14 13 (16.25%) SQL
15 12 (15.00%) Apache
15 12 (15.00%) HP
16 11 (13.75%) AIX
16 11 (13.75%) Veritas
17 10 (12.50%) NetApp
17 10 (12.50%) Migration
17 10 (12.50%) HPUX
17 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (12.50%) Banking
18 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (38.75%) JBoss
2 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 12 (15.00%) Apache
4 6 (7.50%) SAS
5 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.00%) IIS
6 4 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.75%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.25%) Node.js
8 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) PaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Route 53
3 1 (1.25%) IaaS
3 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) LDAP
2 19 (23.75%) SAN
3 8 (10.00%) Firewall
4 7 (8.75%) DNS
5 6 (7.50%) DHCP
6 3 (3.75%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.75%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (2.50%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) Informix
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Ant
2 4 (5.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.25%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.25%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) International Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) Administrator
2 17 (21.25%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (13.75%) Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) UNIX Administrator
5 8 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.50%) Support Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Applications Support Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Applications Manager
7 6 (7.50%) SAS Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Developer
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) J2EE
1 3 (3.75%) Web Services
1 3 (3.75%) XML
1 3 (3.75%) Middleware
2 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.50%) JSF
2 2 (2.50%) Ajax
2 2 (2.50%) JSP
2 2 (2.50%) Struts
2 2 (2.50%) JPA
2 2 (2.50%) OAuth
2 2 (2.50%) JMS
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) RESTful
3 1 (1.25%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.25%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.25%) XSLT
3 1 (1.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.75%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.50%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.25%) Open Source
5 1 (1.25%) CESG
5 1 (1.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (76.25%) Linux
2 53 (66.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (35.00%) UNIX
4 21 (26.25%) Solaris
5 19 (23.75%) Windows
6 11 (13.75%) AIX
7 10 (12.50%) HPUX
8 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
12 3 (3.75%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.25%) Android
13 1 (1.25%) SUSE
13 1 (1.25%) Debian
13 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) ITIL
1 17 (21.25%) Change Management
2 10 (12.50%) Migration
2 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (8.75%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.50%) BPMN
5 6 (7.50%) Analytics
5 6 (7.50%) DevOps
6 5 (6.25%) RUP
7 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.00%) Data Security
7 4 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.75%) Release Management
8 3 (3.75%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.75%) Service Management
8 3 (3.75%) SOA
8 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.75%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) Java
2 13 (16.25%) Perl
2 13 (16.25%) SQL
3 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.00%) Python
6 3 (3.75%) Korn
7 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.25%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) MUMPS
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) RHCE
2 6 (7.50%) Degree
3 5 (6.25%) MCSE
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) OCP
6 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (2.50%) NFS
3 2 (2.50%) vSphere
3 2 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.50%) Samba
3 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.25%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.25%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (6.25%) Puppet
2 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.25%) SELinux
3 1 (1.25%) logstash
3 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Oracle
2 22 (27.50%) VMware
3 20 (25.00%) EMC
4 12 (15.00%) HP
5 11 (13.75%) Veritas
6 10 (12.50%) NetApp
7 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.50%) Teradata
9 4 (5.00%) F5
9 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.75%) Symantec
10 3 (3.75%) CommVault
10 3 (3.75%) IBM
10 3 (3.75%) ForgeRock
11 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.50%) Cisco
11 2 (2.50%) Adobe
11 2 (2.50%) Sun
11 2 (2.50%) Dell
12 1 (1.25%) SAP
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