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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 74 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 82 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.83% 1.30% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 3.64% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 23
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £461 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
- +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.17 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+25.98% +133.36%
Red Hat
UK

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
1353 1072 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.66% 35.84% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 541 472
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 46 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £12.19 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.90 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Edinburgh +13 36 £410 +2.50% 4
Glasgow +10 19 £375 -11.76% 4
Renfrewshire - 17 £300 -
West Lothian - 2 £388 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
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UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 93 (78.81%) Linux
2 76 (64.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 52 (44.07%) Unix
4 44 (37.29%) Windows
5 35 (29.66%) AIX
5 35 (29.66%) Java
5 35 (29.66%) Solaris
5 35 (29.66%) VMware
6 32 (27.12%) Perl
6 32 (27.12%) HP
7 31 (26.27%) Oracle
8 29 (24.58%) SQL
8 29 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (23.73%) SAN
10 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
10 24 (20.34%) Migration
11 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (17.80%) HPUX
12 21 (17.80%) DNS
12 21 (17.80%) Finance
13 20 (16.95%) ITIL
13 20 (16.95%) Bash Shell
13 20 (16.95%) Windows Server
14 19 (16.10%) DevOps
14 19 (16.10%) Python
14 19 (16.10%) Active Directory
15 17 (14.41%) JBoss
15 17 (14.41%) DHCP
15 17 (14.41%) Korn
16 16 (13.56%) Veritas

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (14.41%) JBoss
2 13 (11.02%) Apache
3 11 (9.32%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.63%) MS Exchange
5 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.78%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.93%) OpenStack
7 6 (5.08%) Skype for Business
8 5 (4.24%) WebLogic
9 4 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.54%) IIS
10 3 (2.54%) lighttpd
10 3 (2.54%) nginx
10 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.69%) Confluence
12 1 (0.85%) Node.js
12 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) PaaS
3 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.73%) SAN
2 21 (17.80%) DNS
3 17 (14.41%) DHCP
4 13 (11.02%) LDAP
5 11 (9.32%) Firewall
6 9 (7.63%) SMTP
7 7 (5.93%) HTTP
8 6 (5.08%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.08%) SSH
9 5 (4.24%) FTP
9 5 (4.24%) SNMP
9 5 (4.24%) SSL
10 4 (3.39%) Internet
10 4 (3.39%) Kerberos
10 4 (3.39%) Skype
10 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.39%) WAN
11 3 (2.54%) LAN
11 3 (2.54%) NAS
11 3 (2.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle Database
2 13 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.93%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.08%) MySQL
4 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.24%) Informix
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.69%) DB2
7 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.85%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.08%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.39%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.39%) ClearCase
4 4 (3.39%) Maven
4 4 (3.39%) MSBuild
4 4 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.39%) Selenium
4 4 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (2.54%) Subversion
6 2 (1.69%) Ant
6 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.69%) Flyway
6 2 (1.69%) Gradle
6 2 (1.69%) Grunt
6 2 (1.69%) gulp
6 2 (1.69%) JIRA
6 2 (1.69%) StarTeam
6 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Law
4 4 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (30.51%) Administrator
2 23 (19.49%) Unix Administrator
3 22 (18.64%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (12.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 11 (9.32%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (8.47%) Consultant
6 10 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Architect
8 6 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Monitoring Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.24%) Monitoring Specialist
9 5 (4.24%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (3.39%) Linux Consultant
10 4 (3.39%) Solaris Administrator
10 4 (3.39%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.86%) Regular Expression
2 12 (10.17%) Middleware
3 10 (8.47%) Java EE
3 10 (8.47%) Web Services
4 8 (6.78%) Hibernate
4 8 (6.78%) HTML
4 8 (6.78%) XML
5 7 (5.93%) LAMP
6 6 (5.08%) CSS
7 4 (3.39%) Django
7 4 (3.39%) JPA
7 4 (3.39%) Laravel
7 4 (3.39%) Spring
7 4 (3.39%) Struts
8 3 (2.54%) Apache CXF
8 3 (2.54%) Apache OpenJPA
8 3 (2.54%) JSF
8 3 (2.54%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (2.54%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (2.54%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Clustering
2 7 (5.93%) PKI
3 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.24%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.24%) Private Cloud
3 5 (4.24%) Replication
4 4 (3.39%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Informatics
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 93 (78.81%) Linux
2 76 (64.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 52 (44.07%) Unix
4 44 (37.29%) Windows
5 35 (29.66%) AIX
5 35 (29.66%) Solaris
6 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (17.80%) HPUX
8 20 (16.95%) Windows Server
9 15 (12.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (8.47%) Windows XP
12 5 (4.24%) Debian
12 5 (4.24%) SUSE
13 3 (2.54%) CentOS
13 3 (2.54%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.69%) Android
14 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.85%) Fedora
15 1 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.34%) Migration
2 20 (16.95%) ITIL
3 19 (16.10%) DevOps
4 14 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (11.02%) Configuration Management
5 13 (11.02%) High Availability
6 12 (10.17%) Change Management
7 11 (9.32%) Release Management
7 11 (9.32%) Service Management
8 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.47%) Open Source
9 9 (7.63%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (5.93%) OO
11 6 (5.08%) Security Architecture
12 5 (4.24%) Patch Management
12 5 (4.24%) Server Building
12 5 (4.24%) Use Case
13 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (3.39%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.66%) Java
2 32 (27.12%) Perl
3 29 (24.58%) SQL
4 20 (16.95%) Bash Shell
5 19 (16.10%) Python
6 17 (14.41%) Korn
7 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
8 14 (11.86%) Bourne shell
9 10 (8.47%) VBScript
10 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
11 7 (5.93%) Ruby
12 5 (4.24%) PHP
13 4 (3.39%) C++
13 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.69%) C-shell
15 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) CCNP
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (16.10%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (5.93%) SRDF
5 6 (5.08%) Docker
5 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (5.08%) vSphere
6 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.39%) XenApp
6 4 (3.39%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.54%) Firmware
7 3 (2.54%) RHEV
7 3 (2.54%) vCloud
7 3 (2.54%) Veritas File System
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.69%) Samba
8 2 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.69%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) SCOM
2 12 (10.17%) Tivoli
3 10 (8.47%) Ansible
3 10 (8.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (8.47%) Netcool
3 10 (8.47%) Puppet
4 8 (6.78%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (6.78%) NetBackup
4 8 (6.78%) SCCM
5 7 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (3.39%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (3.39%) SCVMM
7 4 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (3.39%) WSUS
8 3 (2.54%) Cacti
8 3 (2.54%) Munin
8 3 (2.54%) Nagios
8 3 (2.54%) vMotion
8 3 (2.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (29.66%) VMware
2 32 (27.12%) HP
3 31 (26.27%) Oracle
4 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
5 16 (13.56%) Veritas
6 14 (11.86%) IBM
7 13 (11.02%) CA
8 12 (10.17%) Citrix
9 7 (5.93%) EMC
10 6 (5.08%) Cisco
10 6 (5.08%) Splunk
10 6 (5.08%) Sun
11 5 (4.24%) Brocade
11 5 (4.24%) Symantec
12 4 (3.39%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.39%) AppSense
12 4 (3.39%) arcserve
12 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.39%) Lumension
12 4 (3.39%) webMethods
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