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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 13 August 2022 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
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 74 50 44
Rank change year-on-year -24 -6 +41
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 3 7 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 1.12% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 3.76% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £380 - £359
25th Percentile £388 - £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 - £371
75th Percentile £463 - £385
90th Percentile £470 - £386
East of England median daily rate £450 £520 £388
% change year-on-year -13.46% +34.19% -14.84%

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 284 186 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 36.36% 29.71% 41.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 89 95
10th Percentile £188 £143 £214
25th Percentile £313 £180 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £338 £450
Median % change year-on-year +25.93% -25.00% -
75th Percentile £538 £498 £551
90th Percentile £675 £555 £623
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £416
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.90% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 41 9
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.47
25th Percentile £15.25 £12.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -6.90% -17.14%
75th Percentile £20.56 £14.50 £47.50
90th Percentile £34.05 £20.00 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +32.07% -28.57% +29.59%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Red Hat in Cambridgeshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in Cambridgeshire.

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 13 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge -13 3 £425 - 1
Red Hat
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Icinga
3 1 (33.33%) FreeIPA
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Istio
3 1 (33.33%) Terragrunt
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (33.33%) Argo
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) Secrets Management
3 1 (33.33%) CI/CD
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Terragrunt
General
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CI/CD
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
1 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) Secrets Management
1 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (33.33%) Argo
2 1 (33.33%) FreeIPA
2 1 (33.33%) Icinga
2 1 (33.33%) Istio
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk