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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 31 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.71% - 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.84% - 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£170 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+63.86% +10.69%
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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
83 92 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.00% 33.95% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 55 54
Average daily rate £175 £393 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +19.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £190 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 24
Average hourly rate £46.00 £18.55 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.97% -48.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £40.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.28%

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 26 January 2015, 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) CentOS
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) Nagios
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Debian
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
8 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Python
9 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
9 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
9 1 (6.67%) DHCP
9 1 (6.67%) VPN
9 1 (6.67%) DNS
9 1 (6.67%) IBM
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.67%) Citrix
9 1 (6.67%) RHCE
9 1 (6.67%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 6 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) PKI
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) CentOS
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) UNIX
4 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 3 (20.00%) Debian
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Market Research
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) Clearswift