Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 November 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 68 88
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 -21
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 1.25% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.59% 5.19% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 14
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £363 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -1.69% +13.46%
10th Percentile £475 £289 £310
90th Percentile £525 £514 £418
East of England median daily rate £518 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +38.00% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year +244.44% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 315 270 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.50% 24.09% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 111 155
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
10th Percentile £195 £105 £174
90th Percentile £473 £480 £445
East of England median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.14% - +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 28 61
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.23% +106.70% -44.00%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.13 £9.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £44.65 £41.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% -5.71% +6.06%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 4 - - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Terraform
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) yum
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (20.00%) Packer
5 1 (20.00%) Docker

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) yum
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Packer
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cloudera