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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 37 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.14% 1.60% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.94% 7.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £368 £170 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.80
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +63.86%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Cambridgeshire

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
67 68 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.96% 21.73% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 48
Average daily rate £320 £205 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.09% -45.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £155 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 13
Average hourly rate £38.13 £46.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.11% +130.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £22.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) Linux
1 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 14 (77.78%) Perl
3 13 (72.22%) Puppet
4 8 (44.44%) CentOS
4 8 (44.44%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Unix
5 7 (38.89%) Solaris
5 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
5 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
5 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
5 7 (38.89%) Docker
6 6 (33.33%) Time Management
6 6 (33.33%) GPFS
6 6 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Biology
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (33.33%) Life Science
6 6 (33.33%) Ganglia
6 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
6 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 6 (33.33%) Nagios
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) FTP
6 6 (33.33%) NFS
6 6 (33.33%) IBM
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Biology
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (33.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) CentOS
3 7 (38.89%) Solaris
3 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
3 7 (38.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (33.33%) Time Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) High Availability
7 1 (5.56%) Scalability Testing
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Perl
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
4 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
2 6 (33.33%) GPFS
2 6 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) Ganglia
2 6 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Ansible
4 1 (5.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
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