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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 81 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 43 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 1.52% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 4.36% 3.78% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +57.89%
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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
986 979 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.18% 40.34% 47.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 448 458
Average daily rate £365 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 31
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.34 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +12 31 £450 +28.57%
Glasgow -4 7 £325 +3.17% 3
Aberdeen - 3 - - 1
West Lothian - - - -
West Dunbartonshire - - - -
South Ayrshire - - - -
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 66 (79.52%) Linux
2 59 (71.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 37 (44.58%) Oracle
4 33 (39.76%) UNIX
4 33 (39.76%) JBoss
5 30 (36.14%) VMware
6 26 (31.33%) Solaris
7 25 (30.12%) SAN
8 23 (27.71%) EMC
9 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (24.10%) ITIL
11 19 (22.89%) LDAP
11 19 (22.89%) Windows
12 17 (20.48%) Java
13 16 (19.28%) SQL
14 15 (18.07%) Change Management
14 15 (18.07%) Finance
15 14 (16.87%) Veritas
16 13 (15.66%) DNS
16 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
16 13 (15.66%) Apache
17 12 (14.46%) AIX
18 11 (13.25%) HPUX
18 11 (13.25%) Perl
18 11 (13.25%) Firewall
18 11 (13.25%) Middleware
18 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database
19 10 (12.05%) NetApp
19 10 (12.05%) Active Directory

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 33 (39.76%) JBoss
2 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
2 13 (15.66%) Apache
3 7 (8.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.82%) SAS
4 4 (4.82%) IIS
4 4 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.61%) ColdFusion
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.41%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) IaaS
1 1 (1.20%) Route 53
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
1 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.12%) SAN
2 19 (22.89%) LDAP
3 13 (15.66%) DNS
4 11 (13.25%) Firewall
5 9 (10.84%) DHCP
6 4 (4.82%) NAS
6 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.61%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (3.61%) BIG-IP
7 3 (3.61%) SSH
8 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.41%) LAN
8 2 (2.41%) WAN
8 2 (2.41%) VPN
8 2 (2.41%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.20%) Informix
6 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Ant
2 2 (2.41%) Subversion
2 2 (2.41%) Maven
2 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.20%) JProfiler
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (37.35%) Administrator
2 20 (24.10%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (13.25%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (10.84%) Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (10.84%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (7.23%) Applications Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Support Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Applications Support Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Applications Support
5 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Deployment Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) SAS Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Designer
7 4 (4.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) Middleware
2 3 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) OSGi
3 2 (2.41%) OAuth
3 2 (2.41%) Apache OpenJPA
3 2 (2.41%) Apache CXF
3 2 (2.41%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) XSLT
4 1 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.20%) JSF
4 1 (1.20%) Java EE
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Clustering
2 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.61%) iSeries
3 3 (3.61%) Open Source
3 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.41%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.20%) CESG
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 66 (79.52%) Linux
2 59 (71.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (39.76%) UNIX
4 26 (31.33%) Solaris
5 19 (22.89%) Windows
6 12 (14.46%) AIX
7 11 (13.25%) HPUX
8 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.61%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.20%) Tru64
12 1 (1.20%) Debian
12 1 (1.20%) SUSE
12 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) ITIL
2 15 (18.07%) Change Management
3 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) Migration
5 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
7 6 (7.23%) BPMN
7 6 (7.23%) DevOps
7 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.02%) RUP
8 5 (6.02%) SOA
9 4 (4.82%) Performance Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.82%) Analytics
9 4 (4.82%) Data Security
9 4 (4.82%) Service Management
9 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.61%) Scrum
10 3 (3.61%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) Java
2 16 (19.28%) SQL
3 11 (13.25%) Perl
4 4 (4.82%) Python
5 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) MUMPS
7 1 (1.20%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) RHCE
1 7 (8.43%) VCP4
2 6 (7.23%) Degree
3 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) OCP
5 2 (2.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.61%) KVM
6 3 (3.61%) RHEV
7 2 (2.41%) vSphere
7 2 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.41%) NFS
7 2 (2.41%) Samba
8 1 (1.20%) SRDF
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (6.02%) Puppet
3 4 (4.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.41%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.20%) logstash
6 1 (1.20%) SELinux
6 1 (1.20%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (1.20%) SCCM
6 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 37 (44.58%) Oracle
2 30 (36.14%) VMware
3 23 (27.71%) EMC
4 14 (16.87%) Veritas
5 10 (12.05%) NetApp
6 9 (10.84%) IBM
7 8 (9.64%) HP
8 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.82%) F5
9 4 (4.82%) Cisco
9 4 (4.82%) Teradata
9 4 (4.82%) Symantec
9 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.61%) BMC
10 3 (3.61%) CommVault
10 3 (3.61%) Citrix
10 3 (3.61%) ForgeRock
11 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.20%) Sophos
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