The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 38 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 12 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.70% 0.54% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.51% 1.74% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £100.00 £30.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+226.53% -2.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 115 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.76% 31.00% 43.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 41 74
Average daily rate £350 £280 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £158 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.51 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -8.82%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridge region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridge region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (45.00%) Nagios
3 9 (45.00%) Puppet
4 8 (40.00%) IBM
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) RHCE
5 5 (25.00%) DHCP
5 5 (25.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (20.00%) SCOM
6 4 (20.00%) Perl
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) UNIX
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Data Security
6 4 (20.00%) PKI
7 3 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (15.00%) SAP
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (15.00%) ERP
7 3 (15.00%) CentOS
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (10.00%) XenApp

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (45.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (45.00%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (40.00%) Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) HPUX
4 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Data Security
2 3 (15.00%) ERP
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Market Research
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) RHCE
2 2 (10.00%) OCP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (10.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Nagios
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) SCOM
3 3 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
2 8 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) SAP
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
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