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 4 September 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.

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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 67 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.72% 2.10% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 4.66% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 3
Average daily rate
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£315 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
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
355 365 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.77% 45.06% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 193 130
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 63 24
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 -15 5 £315 -21.25% 6
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 42 (91.30%) Linux
2 30 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (45.65%) Debian
4 14 (30.43%) VMware
4 14 (30.43%) Windows
4 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 13 (28.26%) UNIX
5 13 (28.26%) Tomcat
6 12 (26.09%) DevOps
7 11 (23.91%) Python
7 11 (23.91%) ITIL
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.91%) DHCP
7 11 (23.91%) DNS
8 10 (21.74%) Apache
9 9 (19.57%) Oracle
9 9 (19.57%) IIS
10 8 (17.39%) Web Services
10 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (17.39%) Puppet
11 7 (15.22%) Data Security
11 7 (15.22%) HP
11 7 (15.22%) Dell
12 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 6 (13.04%) Cisco

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (28.26%) Tomcat
2 10 (21.74%) Apache
3 9 (19.57%) IIS
4 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 6 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (10.87%) Zope
5 5 (10.87%) Plone
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DHCP
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) LDAP
3 5 (10.87%) SAN
3 5 (10.87%) Firewall
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (8.70%) LAN
4 4 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (30.43%) Administrator
3 14 (30.43%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Support
5 5 (10.87%) Applications Support
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Environment Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) HTML5
2 1 (2.17%) Sensu
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) CLARiiON
2 4 (8.70%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Linux
2 30 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (45.65%) Debian
4 14 (30.43%) Windows
5 13 (28.26%) UNIX
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.70%) CentOS
8 3 (6.52%) Fedora
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.22%) Data Security
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Change Management
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.52%) Market Research
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
10 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.87%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) CCNA
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (10.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (8.70%) RHCE
2 4 (8.70%) RHCA
2 4 (8.70%) LPIC
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) Terminal Server
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) logstash
4 1 (2.17%) Graphite
4 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle
4 7 (15.22%) HP
4 7 (15.22%) Dell
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco
6 5 (10.87%) EMC
6 5 (10.87%) F5
6 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.70%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (8.70%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
8 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) Sun