The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 24 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Hat, Inc.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 24 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 17 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.72% 6.25% 3.01%
As % of the Vendors category 12.32% 12.64% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 4
Median daily rate £340 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £370 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £29.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+26.35% -10.50%
Red Hat
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
138 182 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.33% 49.46% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 128 115
Median daily rate £340 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -51.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 20 (86.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (82.61%) Puppet
4 12 (52.17%) Shell Script
4 12 (52.17%) Nagios
4 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
4 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) DNS
5 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 10 (43.48%) Open Source
5 10 (43.48%) DevOps
6 9 (39.13%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (39.13%) iptables
6 9 (39.13%) OSSEC
6 9 (39.13%) Unix
6 9 (39.13%) Solaris
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 9 (39.13%) Oracle
7 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 8 (34.78%) EMC
7 8 (34.78%) SAN
7 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (34.78%) High Availability
7 8 (34.78%) Splunk
7 8 (34.78%) SolarWinds
7 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
7 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (34.78%) TippingPoint
7 8 (34.78%) LogRhythm

Red Hat
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) SSL
5 3 (13.04%) FTP
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Hudson
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Administrator
2 11 (47.83%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (39.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Biology
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 20 (86.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Solaris
4 9 (39.13%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) CentOS
6 2 (8.70%) AIX
7 1 (4.35%) HPUX
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Open Source
3 9 (39.13%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (34.78%) High Availability
4 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
5 7 (30.43%) Change Control
5 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
5 7 (30.43%) SDLC
5 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Bioinformatics
7 3 (13.04%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) Data Management
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Shell Script
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Python
5 5 (21.74%) Ruby
6 4 (17.39%) Perl
7 2 (8.70%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) iptables
2 7 (30.43%) Postfix
2 7 (30.43%) Sendmail
2 7 (30.43%) vSphere
3 4 (17.39%) Docker
4 3 (13.04%) GPFS
4 3 (13.04%) NFS
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (82.61%) Puppet
2 12 (52.17%) Nagios
3 9 (39.13%) OSSEC
4 7 (30.43%) Ansible
4 7 (30.43%) Cobbler
5 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (13.04%) Ganglia
7 1 (4.35%) Packer
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) EMC
2 8 (34.78%) LogRhythm
2 8 (34.78%) SolarWinds
2 8 (34.78%) Splunk
2 8 (34.78%) TippingPoint
3 7 (30.43%) HP
3 7 (30.43%) ServiceNow
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) VMware