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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 36 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.17% 0.77% 3.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 2.92% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 15
Median daily rate £358 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -23.00%
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
68 137 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.83% 26.25% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 83 89
Median daily rate £350 £338 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 26
Median hourly rate £17.25 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £15.80 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (88.24%) Puppet
3 13 (76.47%) OSSEC
3 13 (76.47%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (76.47%) iptables
3 13 (76.47%) Open Source
3 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
3 13 (76.47%) Solaris
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) EMC
4 12 (70.59%) SAN
4 12 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (70.59%) DNS
4 12 (70.59%) Nagios
4 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Oracle
4 12 (70.59%) Unix
4 12 (70.59%) TippingPoint
4 12 (70.59%) LogRhythm
4 12 (70.59%) High Availability
4 12 (70.59%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (64.71%) Splunk
5 11 (64.71%) SolarWinds
5 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
5 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
5 11 (64.71%) ITIL
6 10 (58.82%) Firewall
6 10 (58.82%) Windows
6 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
1 12 (70.59%) SAN
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Administrator
2 11 (64.71%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (47.06%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (41.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (29.41%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (29.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Solaris
3 12 (70.59%) Unix
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (76.47%) Kalman Filter
1 13 (76.47%) Open Source
2 12 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (70.59%) High Availability
2 12 (70.59%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
4 10 (58.82%) Change Control
4 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
4 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
5 6 (35.29%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) iptables
2 10 (58.82%) Postfix
2 10 (58.82%) Sendmail
2 10 (58.82%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (58.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Puppet
2 13 (76.47%) OSSEC
3 12 (70.59%) Nagios
4 10 (58.82%) Cobbler
5 4 (23.53%) Ansible
6 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (70.59%) EMC
2 12 (70.59%) LogRhythm
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) TippingPoint
3 11 (64.71%) SolarWinds
3 11 (64.71%) Splunk
4 10 (58.82%) HP
4 10 (58.82%) ServiceNow