The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 62 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 2 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 1.14% 3.02%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 2.75% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -32.14%
Red Hat
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
359 255 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.99% 41.53% 49.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 121 164
Average daily rate £325 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £488 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 56
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.78 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.53 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 28 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - - - - 3
Peterborough - - - -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (52.63%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) Puppet
4 8 (42.11%) IBM
4 8 (42.11%) Nagios
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) EMC
6 4 (21.05%) DHCP
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) Data Security
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) RHCE
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) Debian
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) vSphere
8 2 (10.53%) Market Research
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
8 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (10.53%) Statistics

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (47.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (47.37%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (36.84%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.26%) Pyramid
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Statistics
1 2 (10.53%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Debian
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Gentoo
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) FreeBSD
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Data Security
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Market Research
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) E-business
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) RHCE
2 2 (10.53%) RHCA
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) OCP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
1 8 (42.11%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.53%) F5
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint