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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 94 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 27 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 1.22% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 3.02% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 28
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £336 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £515 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -44.24%
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
967 1160 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 49.06% 40.50% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 592 555
Median daily rate £341 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 21
Median hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £43.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +12 13 £395 +7.11% 4
Glasgow +3 9 £400 +14.28% 1
Aberdeenshire - 2 £438 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £310 -
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UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 61 (67.78%) Java
2 47 (52.22%) Linux
3 42 (46.67%) JBoss
4 38 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (32.22%) Oracle
6 26 (28.89%) Oracle Database
7 24 (26.67%) Finance
8 22 (24.44%) Hibernate
8 22 (24.44%) Unix
8 22 (24.44%) SOA
9 20 (22.22%) Web Services
9 20 (22.22%) JPA
9 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (20.00%) Open Source
10 18 (20.00%) Apache Camel
11 17 (18.89%) Maven
11 17 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (18.89%) SOAP
11 17 (18.89%) Windows
11 17 (18.89%) JMS
11 17 (18.89%) EMC
12 16 (17.78%) XML
12 16 (17.78%) HTML
12 16 (17.78%) Java EE
12 16 (17.78%) Banking
12 16 (17.78%) JSF
12 16 (17.78%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (17.78%) OSGi
13 15 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (16.67%) Drools

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 42 (46.67%) JBoss
2 15 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (7.78%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.22%) iPlanet
7 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.11%) CICS
8 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Firewall
1 8 (8.89%) SAN
2 6 (6.67%) Internet
3 5 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 5 (5.56%) SSL
4 4 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (4.44%) LDAP
5 3 (3.33%) DNS
5 3 (3.33%) WAN
6 2 (2.22%) DHCP
6 2 (2.22%) HTTP
6 2 (2.22%) Network Security
6 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.22%) VPN
7 1 (1.11%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.11%) LAN
7 1 (1.11%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.89%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.11%) ObjectStore
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.11%) Big Data
6 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) HBase
6 1 (1.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Maven
2 15 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 13 (14.44%) Subversion
4 10 (11.11%) Selenium
5 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.22%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.11%) StarTeam
General
1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 16 (17.78%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (32.22%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.89%) Administrator
3 8 (8.89%) Designer
4 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Designer
5 6 (6.67%) Architect
5 6 (6.67%) Integration Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (4.44%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (3.33%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.33%) Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) Hibernate
2 20 (22.22%) JPA
2 20 (22.22%) Web Services
3 18 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 17 (18.89%) JMS
4 17 (18.89%) SOAP
5 16 (17.78%) ActiveMQ
5 16 (17.78%) HTML
5 16 (17.78%) Java EE
5 16 (17.78%) JSF
5 16 (17.78%) OSGi
5 16 (17.78%) XML
6 15 (16.67%) Drools
6 15 (16.67%) jBPM
6 15 (16.67%) XSD
7 14 (15.56%) RichFaces
7 14 (15.56%) XSLT
8 13 (14.44%) J2EE
9 7 (7.78%) Spring Batch
10 5 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.33%) DataPower
5 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) CMDB
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (52.22%) Linux
2 38 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (24.44%) Unix
4 17 (18.89%) Windows
5 12 (13.33%) AIX
5 12 (13.33%) Solaris
6 6 (6.67%) HPUX
6 6 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.33%) CentOS
9 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.11%) MVS
10 1 (1.11%) SUSE
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) SOA
2 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.00%) Open Source
4 17 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (16.67%) Scrum
6 14 (15.56%) TDD
7 13 (14.44%) Open Source Development
8 12 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.11%) Coaching
10 9 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.56%) High Availability
12 5 (5.56%) Information Security
12 5 (5.56%) ITIL
12 5 (5.56%) SDLC
13 4 (4.44%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (4.44%) Continuous Deployment
13 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (4.44%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (67.78%) Java
2 13 (14.44%) SQL
3 8 (8.89%) PL/SQL
3 8 (8.89%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.67%) VBScript
5 4 (4.44%) C#
5 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.44%) Perl
6 3 (3.33%) Korn
7 2 (2.22%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.22%) PHP
7 2 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) CISSP
3 2 (2.22%) Degree
3 2 (2.22%) SANS
4 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) MCSA
4 1 (1.11%) MCSE
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) HDFS
3 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) KVM
3 1 (1.11%) Samba
3 1 (1.11%) SRDF
3 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.11%) vSphere
3 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.44%) SCCM
3 1 (1.11%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.11%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.11%) Nagios
3 1 (1.11%) Netcool
3 1 (1.11%) Puppet
3 1 (1.11%) SCOM
3 1 (1.11%) Simpana
3 1 (1.11%) SnapMirror
3 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Oracle
2 17 (18.89%) EMC
3 13 (14.44%) VMware
4 10 (11.11%) IBM
5 8 (8.89%) Cisco
6 6 (6.67%) F5
7 5 (5.56%) HP
7 5 (5.56%) Symantec
8 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.33%) Sun
10 2 (2.22%) CA
10 2 (2.22%) Dell
10 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.22%) Veritas
11 1 (1.11%) Avaya
11 1 (1.11%) BEA
11 1 (1.11%) Citrix
11 1 (1.11%) CommVault
11 1 (1.11%) NetApp
11 1 (1.11%) webMethods