Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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.

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

Red Hat
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 92 68
Rank change year-on-year +28 -24 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 22 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.06% 0.23% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 5.60% 0.64% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +29.25%
10th Percentile £415 £475 £383
90th Percentile £597 £525 £600
East of England median daily rate £475 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +15.15% +10.00% -18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year -9.68% - -

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 393 468 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 36.83% 36.48% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 238 185
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -3.03%
10th Percentile £250 £254 £218
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £430 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.18% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 45
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -27.91% +42.05%
10th Percentile £12.78 £10.45 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.75 £42.55 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +3.03% -7.04% -15.50%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
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 in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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 - 20 £500 - 1
Red Hat
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 21 (95.45%) Linux
1 21 (95.45%) DevOps
2 19 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (81.82%) Docker
3 18 (81.82%) Kubernetes
4 17 (77.27%) Firewall
4 17 (77.27%) DNS
4 17 (77.27%) LAMP
4 17 (77.27%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (68.18%) Apache
5 15 (68.18%) Ruby
6 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
6 14 (63.64%) MongoDB
6 14 (63.64%) OpenStack
6 14 (63.64%) Python
7 13 (59.09%) Hadoop
7 13 (59.09%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (54.55%) Ansible
8 12 (54.55%) Salt
8 12 (54.55%) LEMP Stack
8 12 (54.55%) LAPP Stack
8 12 (54.55%) Terraform
8 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
8 12 (54.55%) ZABBIX
8 12 (54.55%) nginx
8 12 (54.55%) Puppet
8 12 (54.55%) Vagrant
8 12 (54.55%) PKI
8 12 (54.55%) CentOS
8 12 (54.55%) JavaScript

Red Hat
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 15 (68.18%) Apache
2 14 (63.64%) OpenStack
3 12 (54.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) DNS
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Unicast
3 5 (22.73%) HTTP
3 5 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (63.64%) MongoDB
3 13 (59.09%) Hadoop
4 12 (54.55%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Zeppelin
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 12 (54.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Python Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Science Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) LAMP
2 12 (54.55%) LAPP Stack
2 12 (54.55%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (22.73%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (4.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) PKI
2 5 (22.73%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) CentOS
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
4 5 (22.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) DRM
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Data Science
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Ruby
2 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) Perl
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Def Stans
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Docker
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (22.73%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (81.82%) Kubernetes
2 13 (59.09%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (54.55%) Ansible
3 12 (54.55%) Nagios
3 12 (54.55%) Puppet
3 12 (54.55%) Salt
3 12 (54.55%) Terraform
3 12 (54.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
1 12 (54.55%) NetApp
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia