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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 65 98 101
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 61 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.74% 1.10% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 6.02% 2.95% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 23
Median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.75%
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
1014 1187 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.49% 37.19% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 553 632
Median daily rate £330 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £254 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Glasgow +24 20 £290 -17.14% 2
Aberdeenshire - 15 £400 -
Edinburgh +2 13 £340 -12.25% 2
Stirling - 7 - -
Renfrewshire - 3 £288 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £400 -
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UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 88 (61.97%) Linux
2 77 (54.23%) Java
3 67 (47.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 51 (35.92%) Unix
5 48 (33.80%) JBoss
6 43 (30.28%) Oracle
7 42 (29.58%) Finance
8 41 (28.87%) Windows
9 37 (26.06%) AIX
9 37 (26.06%) Solaris
10 31 (21.83%) HP
10 31 (21.83%) SQL
11 30 (21.13%) Perl
12 27 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (18.31%) Open Source
14 25 (17.61%) Oracle Database
14 25 (17.61%) VMware
14 25 (17.61%) HPUX
14 25 (17.61%) SAN
15 23 (16.20%) Hibernate
15 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (16.20%) Banking
16 22 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (15.49%) Java EE
17 21 (14.79%) Web Services
17 21 (14.79%) HTML
17 21 (14.79%) PowerShell
18 20 (14.08%) Korn
18 20 (14.08%) XML

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 48 (33.80%) JBoss
2 17 (11.97%) Apache
3 13 (9.15%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.34%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.93%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.23%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.11%) lighttpd
8 3 (2.11%) nginx
9 2 (1.41%) IIS
9 2 (1.41%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.61%) SAN
2 16 (11.27%) DNS
3 12 (8.45%) LDAP
4 11 (7.75%) DHCP
4 11 (7.75%) Firewall
5 9 (6.34%) SMTP
5 9 (6.34%) SSL
6 8 (5.63%) HTTP
6 8 (5.63%) Internet
7 5 (3.52%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (3.52%) FTP
7 5 (3.52%) HTTPS
7 5 (3.52%) Network Security
7 5 (3.52%) SNMP
8 4 (2.82%) Kerberos
8 4 (2.82%) NetScaler
8 4 (2.82%) SSH
8 4 (2.82%) WAN
9 3 (2.11%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.61%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.75%) ObjectStore
2 11 (7.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.93%) MySQL
4 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) DB2
7 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.70%) HBase
7 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Maven
2 14 (9.86%) Subversion
3 13 (9.15%) Eclipse
3 13 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.15%) Selenium
4 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.82%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.82%) ClearCase
5 4 (2.82%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.11%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.11%) StarTeam
7 2 (1.41%) Flyway
8 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.70%) Gradle
8 1 (0.70%) Grunt
8 1 (0.70%) gulp
8 1 (0.70%) Hudson
8 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (29.58%) Finance
2 23 (16.20%) Banking
3 4 (2.82%) International Banking
3 4 (2.82%) Law
4 3 (2.11%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (22.54%) Developer
2 25 (17.61%) Java Developer
3 22 (15.49%) Administrator
4 14 (9.86%) Unix Administrator
5 12 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Monitoring Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) Consultant
8 8 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Designer
9 7 (4.93%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Designer
9 7 (4.93%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.23%) Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Integration Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Solaris Administrator
11 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (3.52%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.20%) Hibernate
2 22 (15.49%) Java EE
3 21 (14.79%) HTML
3 21 (14.79%) Web Services
4 20 (14.08%) XML
5 17 (11.97%) JMS
5 17 (11.97%) JPA
5 17 (11.97%) SOAP
6 16 (11.27%) ActiveMQ
6 16 (11.27%) Apache Camel
6 16 (11.27%) OSGi
6 16 (11.27%) Regular Expression
7 15 (10.56%) Middleware
8 14 (9.86%) JSF
8 14 (9.86%) XSD
9 13 (9.15%) Drools
9 13 (9.15%) jBPM
9 13 (9.15%) RichFaces
10 12 (8.45%) XSLT
11 11 (7.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.93%) PKI
3 6 (4.23%) Clustering
3 6 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.82%) Replication
6 2 (1.41%) DataPower
6 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) CMDB
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (61.97%) Linux
2 67 (47.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (35.92%) Unix
4 41 (28.87%) Windows
5 37 (26.06%) AIX
5 37 (26.06%) Solaris
6 25 (17.61%) HPUX
7 22 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (9.86%) Windows Server
10 13 (9.15%) Windows XP
11 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (3.52%) Debian
12 5 (3.52%) SUSE
13 3 (2.11%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.41%) CentOS
15 1 (0.70%) Android
15 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (18.31%) Open Source
3 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (14.08%) ITIL
5 17 (11.97%) DevOps
5 17 (11.97%) Migration
5 17 (11.97%) SOA
6 16 (11.27%) Scrum
7 15 (10.56%) Service Management
8 14 (9.86%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.86%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.15%) Open Source Development
10 12 (8.45%) High Availability
10 12 (8.45%) Release Management
10 12 (8.45%) TDD
11 10 (7.04%) Software Testing
12 8 (5.63%) Coaching
13 7 (4.93%) Change Management
13 7 (4.93%) OO
14 6 (4.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 77 (54.23%) Java
2 31 (21.83%) SQL
3 30 (21.13%) Perl
4 21 (14.79%) PowerShell
5 20 (14.08%) Korn
6 17 (11.97%) VBScript
7 16 (11.27%) Bash Shell
7 16 (11.27%) Bourne shell
8 15 (10.56%) Python
9 11 (7.75%) JavaScript
10 9 (6.34%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.63%) PL/SQL
12 7 (4.93%) PHP
13 5 (3.52%) Ruby
14 4 (2.82%) C#
15 3 (2.11%) C++
15 3 (2.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 15 (10.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.34%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.41%) CISSP
3 2 (1.41%) Degree
3 2 (1.41%) SANS
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.23%) SRDF
6 5 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (3.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (2.82%) Docker
8 3 (2.11%) RHEV
8 3 (2.11%) Samba
8 3 (2.11%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.41%) Veritas File System
9 2 (1.41%) vSphere
10 1 (0.70%) HDFS
10 1 (0.70%) KVM
10 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.70%) vCloud
10 1 (0.70%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) SCOM
2 13 (9.15%) Tivoli
3 12 (8.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (8.45%) Netcool
4 10 (7.04%) HP SiteScope
4 10 (7.04%) NetBackup
5 9 (6.34%) SCCM
6 8 (5.63%) Ansible
7 6 (4.23%) Puppet
8 5 (3.52%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.82%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (2.82%) Nagios
9 4 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.82%) SCVMM
9 4 (2.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (2.82%) WSUS
10 3 (2.11%) Cacti
10 3 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 43 (30.28%) Oracle
2 31 (21.83%) HP
3 25 (17.61%) VMware
4 20 (14.08%) IBM
5 18 (12.68%) EMC
5 18 (12.68%) Microsoft
6 15 (10.56%) CA
7 13 (9.15%) Symantec
8 11 (7.75%) Veritas
9 7 (4.93%) Citrix
10 6 (4.23%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.23%) Cisco
10 6 (4.23%) webMethods
11 5 (3.52%) F5
11 5 (3.52%) Sun
12 4 (2.82%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.82%) AppSense
12 4 (2.82%) arcserve
12 4 (2.82%) Lumension
12 4 (2.82%) Splunk