The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 49 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.53% 1.21% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% 4.62% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
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£400 £321 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+28.47% -10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
230 195 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.11% 26.32% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 68 101
Average daily rate £310 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 41 76
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £49.25 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 14 £400 +24.51% 4
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
1 27 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle
3 8 (29.63%) DHCP
3 8 (29.63%) DNS
3 8 (29.63%) RHCE
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
4 7 (25.93%) PKI
4 7 (25.93%) SCOM
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.93%) Nagios
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) SAP
5 6 (22.22%) Apache
5 6 (22.22%) ERP
5 6 (22.22%) IBM
5 6 (22.22%) HP
5 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (22.22%) NSN NetAct
5 6 (22.22%) Puppet
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
7 4 (14.81%) UNIX
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.81%) Perl
7 4 (14.81%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DHCP
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) OSS Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Wintel Support
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) PKI
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) CentOS
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) HPUX
5 1 (3.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) ERP
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) Data Security
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Market Research
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) RHCE
2 3 (11.11%) OCP
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (7.41%) RHCA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (14.81%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Nagios
1 7 (25.93%) SCOM
2 6 (22.22%) NSN NetAct
2 6 (22.22%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
3 4 (14.81%) WSUS
3 4 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.70%) collectd
5 1 (3.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) SAP
4 6 (22.22%) IBM
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 1 (3.70%) Akamai
8 1 (3.70%) Percona
8 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
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