Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 43 63
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.76% 1.78% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.96% 7.80% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 14
Cambridge median daily rate - £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.83% +3.57%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +42.86% - -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 169 141 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 25.64% 22.82% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 72 154
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £200 £215 £186
90th Percentile £418 £506 £438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 8 16
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £16.88 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.89% -56.17% +40.00%
10th Percentile £17.50 £10.13 £16.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £56.88
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +29.03% +113.79% -34.09%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) yum
3 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) Packer
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
1 2 (40.00%) yum
2 1 (20.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cloudera