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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
London / Docklands, London
Rank 16 14 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 1.72% 1.79% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 3.57% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £560 - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -23.41%  

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 27 28 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 46.55% 50.00% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 24
Median daily rate £561 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £471 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £653 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX

Red Hat
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) GPFS
1 1 (50.00%) LXC
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) SevOne
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas