The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing RHCE 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.50 -
RHCE
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
60 98 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.85% 18.63% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 50 43
Median daily rate £400 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £188 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Median hourly rate £95.13 £53.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.48% +152.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge