The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services 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 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 Vendors 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.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 47 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 22 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.78% 2.43% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 5.57% 5.33% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -36.26%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
395 338 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 50.00% 45.61% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 140 158
Average daily rate £350 £330 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 32 46
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £14.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +11.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.54 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £40.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
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 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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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 +4 15 £400 +21.21% 3
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
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 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.

1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (87.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (58.06%) Oracle
4 9 (29.03%) DNS
4 9 (29.03%) DHCP
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 8 (25.81%) RHCE
6 7 (22.58%) Nagios
6 7 (22.58%) SAP
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
6 7 (22.58%) Apache
6 7 (22.58%) ERP
6 7 (22.58%) SCOM
6 7 (22.58%) PKI
6 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (19.35%) CentOS
7 6 (19.35%) NSN NetAct
7 6 (19.35%) Puppet
7 6 (19.35%) HP
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) Perl
7 6 (19.35%) IBM
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.13%) EMC

Red Hat
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 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DHCP
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) InfiniBand
3 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.23%) Bazaar
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (32.26%) Administrator
3 8 (25.81%) Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (25.81%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) OSS Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Wintel Support
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Developer
7 2 (6.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Senior UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
1 1 (3.23%) SQLAlchemy
1 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) PKI
2 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (87.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (19.35%) CentOS
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX
5 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.45%) Debian
5 2 (6.45%) HPUX
6 1 (3.23%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.23%) VMS
6 1 (3.23%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) ERP
2 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.68%) Data Security
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) E-business
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Web Development
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Market Research
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Perl
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) RHCE
2 3 (9.68%) OCP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (6.45%) RHCA
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
3 4 (12.90%) XenApp
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Nagios
1 7 (22.58%) SCOM
2 6 (19.35%) NSN NetAct
2 6 (19.35%) Puppet
3 5 (16.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
4 4 (12.90%) WSUS
5 3 (9.68%) SCCM
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.23%) collectd
6 1 (3.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) SAP
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) EMC
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Nokia
7 1 (3.23%) Akamai
7 1 (3.23%) Percona
7 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
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