The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Red Hat
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 2.08% - 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% - 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £32.09
% change year-on-year +31.94% +12.20%  

Red Hat is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 25 35 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 52.08% 58.33% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 50
Median daily rate £575 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £643 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing Red Hat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Docklands, London

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) GPFS
2 1 (50.00%) SevOne
2 1 (50.00%) SoftLayer
2 1 (50.00%) LXC
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) GPFS
1 1 (50.00%) LXC
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SevOne
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk