Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 68 83
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 -6
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 6 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 1.25% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 3.16% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 15
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £475 £278 £310
90th Percentile £525 £428 £401
East of England median daily rate £480 £375 £411
% change year-on-year +28.00% -8.81% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £13.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +244.44% -41.30% -

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 492 443 671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.14% 39.52% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 212 370
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -1.84% +16.43%
10th Percentile £205 £228 £224
90th Percentile £538 £574 £575
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 65
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.81% -1.43% -29.29%
10th Percentile £10.51 £9.33 £10.80
90th Percentile £36.80 £46.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -1.20%

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 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 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 - - 2
Peterborough -11 1 - - 1
Red Hat
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Terraform
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) yum
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (16.67%) Packer
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL

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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Terraform
2 2 (33.33%) yum
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) Packer
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) SAP