The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 39 59 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 25 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.46% 1.00% 4.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.95% 4.09% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +0.71%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
193 171 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.73% 24.43% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 68 53
Average daily rate £313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 34 45
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.10 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

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
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 27 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 15 £325 -18.75% 1
Huntingdon - 5 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Red Hat
3 16 (38.10%) Debian
4 13 (30.95%) CentOS
5 12 (28.57%) VMware
6 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
7 10 (23.81%) Windows
7 10 (23.81%) Oracle
8 9 (21.43%) NSN NetAct
9 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
9 8 (19.05%) DNS
9 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
9 8 (19.05%) DHCP
10 7 (16.67%) LDAP
10 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 7 (16.67%) Mac OS X
10 7 (16.67%) Terminal Server
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (16.67%) IIS
10 7 (16.67%) ITIL
10 7 (16.67%) UNIX
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
10 7 (16.67%) Tridion
10 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
12 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
12 5 (11.90%) DevOps
13 4 (9.52%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.38%) Zope
5 1 (2.38%) Plone
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DHCP
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Customer Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Desktop Support
3 8 (19.05%) Administrator
3 8 (19.05%) Customer Support Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (7.14%) OSS Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Debian
3 13 (30.95%) CentOS
4 10 (23.81%) Windows
5 7 (16.67%) UNIX
5 7 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
1 7 (16.67%) Project Management
1 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (11.90%) DevOps
2 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.14%) Workflow
3 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.76%) Scrum
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 2 (4.76%) CRM
4 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.52%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Red Hat
2 12 (28.57%) VMware
3 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Nokia
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) McAfee
5 1 (2.38%) Clearswift
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