Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 6 months to 17 November 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 60 82
Rank change year-on-year -24 +22 +6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 13 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.99% 2.49% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 5.27% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 13
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57% +36.32%
10th Percentile £390 £288 £319
90th Percentile £505 £440 £468
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.50 £29.17
% change year-on-year - +21.70% -

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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 533 531 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.75% 47.16% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 252 343
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £210 £219 £188
90th Percentile £525 £475 £485
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.41% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -35.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £61.25
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £18.25 £14.51
% change year-on-year +36.99% +25.78% -8.66%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Glasgow

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Glasgow

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) Solaris
5 5 (38.46%) AIX
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) SCOM
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) PKI
6 4 (30.77%) Perforce
6 4 (30.77%) WMI
6 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) CyberArk
6 4 (30.77%) Secure Coding
6 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) C++

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) VSAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) FishEye
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Full Stack Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) CentOS
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Tru64
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) Secure Coding
3 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (23.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (23.08%) NFS
4 2 (15.38%) Squid
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) WMI
3 3 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (23.08%) Netcool
3 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (15.38%) SELinux
4 2 (15.38%) vCenter Server
4 2 (15.38%) WSUS
5 1 (7.69%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) CyberArk
3 4 (30.77%) EMC
3 4 (30.77%) Perforce
4 3 (23.08%) Sybase
5 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam