The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 124 133 144
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing RHCE 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.23% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.82% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
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£375 £263 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -25.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £328 £353
% change year-on-year
+9.92% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RHCE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
662 728 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.68% 27.63% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 323 247
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 18
Average hourly rate £17.07 £15.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £13.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RHCE across the Berkshire region.

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RHCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RHCE across the Berkshire region.

RHCE Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

RHCE
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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RHCE
South East

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RHCE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RHCE.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Redknee
2 6 (85.71%) JNCIA
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) nmon
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RHCE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RHCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Project Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) JNCIA
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (14.29%) nmon
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Redknee
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle