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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 63 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -9
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 74 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.85% 1.04% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 6.35% 2.92% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 21
Median daily rate £340 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £28.59 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-16.91% -21.14%
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
1166 1130 1078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.93% 35.56% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 505 512
Median daily rate £340 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £8.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 23 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
Edinburgh +6 27 £425 +11.47% 2
Glasgow +14 17 £346 -4.87% 5
Renfrewshire - 15 £300 -
Stirling - 7 £425 -
Aberdeenshire - 6 £419 - 1
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UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 101 (71.13%) Linux
2 80 (56.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 56 (39.44%) Unix
4 52 (36.62%) Java
5 47 (33.10%) Windows
6 44 (30.99%) Solaris
7 39 (27.46%) AIX
7 39 (27.46%) Oracle
8 37 (26.06%) VMware
9 36 (25.35%) Perl
10 35 (24.65%) SQL
11 34 (23.94%) HP
12 32 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (21.83%) JBoss
14 28 (19.72%) SAN
15 26 (18.31%) Microsoft
15 26 (18.31%) Finance
16 25 (17.61%) HPUX
17 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (16.20%) ITIL
19 22 (15.49%) Banking
19 22 (15.49%) Migration
19 22 (15.49%) Active Directory
20 21 (14.79%) DNS
20 21 (14.79%) Korn
20 21 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (14.79%) Bash Shell
20 21 (14.79%) DevOps
21 20 (14.08%) Oracle Database
21 20 (14.08%) PowerShell

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 31 (21.83%) JBoss
2 17 (11.97%) Apache
3 13 (9.15%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.04%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.63%) MS Exchange
5 8 (5.63%) OpenStack
5 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.23%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (3.52%) Skype for Business
9 4 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.11%) IIS
10 3 (2.11%) lighttpd
10 3 (2.11%) nginx
10 3 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.41%) Confluence
12 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.82%) PaaS
3 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.72%) SAN
2 21 (14.79%) DNS
3 16 (11.27%) DHCP
4 13 (9.15%) LDAP
5 12 (8.45%) Firewall
6 9 (6.34%) SMTP
7 7 (4.93%) HTTP
8 6 (4.23%) Internet
8 6 (4.23%) NetScaler
8 6 (4.23%) SSH
9 5 (3.52%) FTP
9 5 (3.52%) SNMP
9 5 (3.52%) SSL
9 5 (3.52%) VPN
9 5 (3.52%) WAN
10 4 (2.82%) Kerberos
10 4 (2.82%) Skype
10 4 (2.82%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.11%) IPv4
11 3 (2.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) Oracle Database
2 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.93%) MySQL
4 7 (4.93%) ObjectStore
4 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.82%) Informix
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.41%) DB2
8 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (9.15%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.04%) Maven
3 9 (6.34%) Selenium
4 8 (5.63%) Subversion
5 7 (4.93%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.23%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.23%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.52%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.82%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.82%) MSBuild
8 4 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.11%) StarTeam
10 2 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.41%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.41%) Flyway
10 2 (1.41%) Gradle
10 2 (1.41%) gulp
10 2 (1.41%) Hudson
10 2 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 26 (18.31%) Finance
2 22 (15.49%) Banking
3 5 (3.52%) Law
4 4 (2.82%) International Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (24.65%) Administrator
2 23 (16.20%) Unix Administrator
3 22 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (12.68%) Developer
5 15 (10.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 14 (9.86%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Consultant
9 9 (6.34%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) Monitoring Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.23%) Solaris Administrator
12 6 (4.23%) Unix Support
13 5 (3.52%) Analyst
13 5 (3.52%) Monitoring Specialist
13 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
13 5 (3.52%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.97%) Java EE
2 16 (11.27%) Regular Expression
3 15 (10.56%) Hibernate
3 15 (10.56%) Web Services
4 14 (9.86%) HTML
4 14 (9.86%) Middleware
4 14 (9.86%) XML
5 10 (7.04%) SOAP
6 9 (6.34%) JMS
6 9 (6.34%) JPA
7 8 (5.63%) CSS
8 7 (4.93%) JSF
8 7 (4.93%) LAMP
8 7 (4.93%) XSD
9 6 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (4.23%) Drools
9 6 (4.23%) jBPM
9 6 (4.23%) RichFaces
9 6 (4.23%) Spring
9 6 (4.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.93%) Clustering
2 7 (4.93%) PKI
3 5 (3.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.52%) Replication
4 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.11%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.41%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.41%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.70%) CMDB
7 1 (0.70%) Informatics
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 101 (71.13%) Linux
2 80 (56.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 56 (39.44%) Unix
4 47 (33.10%) Windows
5 44 (30.99%) Solaris
6 39 (27.46%) AIX
7 25 (17.61%) HPUX
8 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (13.38%) Windows Server
10 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (8.45%) Windows XP
12 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (3.52%) Debian
13 5 (3.52%) SUSE
14 3 (2.11%) CentOS
14 3 (2.11%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.41%) Android
15 2 (1.41%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.20%) ITIL
2 22 (15.49%) Migration
3 21 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (14.79%) DevOps
4 19 (13.38%) Open Source
5 18 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (10.56%) Configuration Management
6 15 (10.56%) Service Management
7 12 (8.45%) High Availability
7 12 (8.45%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.45%) Release Management
8 11 (7.75%) Change Management
9 9 (6.34%) SOA
10 8 (5.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (5.63%) Scrum
11 7 (4.93%) OO
12 6 (4.23%) OOD
12 6 (4.23%) Open Source Development
12 6 (4.23%) Security Architecture
12 6 (4.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.62%) Java
2 36 (25.35%) Perl
3 35 (24.65%) SQL
4 21 (14.79%) Bash Shell
4 21 (14.79%) Korn
5 20 (14.08%) PowerShell
6 18 (12.68%) Python
7 17 (11.97%) Bourne shell
8 15 (10.56%) VBScript
9 9 (6.34%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.93%) Ruby
11 5 (3.52%) PHP
11 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.82%) C++
13 3 (2.11%) C-shell
13 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.34%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.41%) CISSP
3 2 (1.41%) SANS
4 1 (0.70%) CCNP
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Degree
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 3 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (15.49%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.34%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (6.34%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.23%) Docker
4 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.23%) SRDF
4 6 (4.23%) vSphere
5 5 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (3.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (2.82%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.82%) XenApp
6 4 (2.82%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.11%) Firmware
7 3 (2.11%) RHEV
7 3 (2.11%) Samba
7 3 (2.11%) vCloud
7 3 (2.11%) Veritas File System
8 2 (1.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) SCOM
2 14 (9.86%) Tivoli
3 12 (8.45%) Netcool
4 10 (7.04%) Ansible
4 10 (7.04%) HP SiteScope
4 10 (7.04%) NetBackup
4 10 (7.04%) Puppet
5 9 (6.34%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (6.34%) SCCM
6 7 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.52%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.82%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (2.82%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (2.82%) WSUS
9 3 (2.11%) Cacti
9 3 (2.11%) Munin
9 3 (2.11%) Nagios
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (27.46%) Oracle
2 37 (26.06%) VMware
3 34 (23.94%) HP
4 26 (18.31%) Microsoft
5 18 (12.68%) Veritas
6 16 (11.27%) IBM
7 15 (10.56%) CA
8 12 (8.45%) EMC
9 11 (7.75%) Citrix
10 10 (7.04%) Symantec
11 8 (5.63%) Sun
12 6 (4.23%) Cisco
12 6 (4.23%) Splunk
12 6 (4.23%) webMethods
13 5 (3.52%) Brocade
13 5 (3.52%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.82%) 3PAR
14 4 (2.82%) AppSense
14 4 (2.82%) arcserve
14 4 (2.82%) Lumension
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Aberdeenshire
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