The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCE over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 194 198 214
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing RHCE 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.034% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 0.22% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £305 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -28.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £277 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £333 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
808 897 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.91% 15.42% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 627 765
Average daily rate £430 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -29.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.12 £31.67 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RHCE
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RHCE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RHCE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

RHCE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) Puppet
4 6 (50.00%) MCSE
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Nagios
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (33.33%) RHCSA
7 3 (25.00%) Ansible
7 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) SaaS
7 3 (25.00%) CentOS
7 3 (25.00%) QA

RHCE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) PCoIP
3 1 (8.33%) FCoE
3 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) RHCSA
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) OCP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (8.33%) RHCA
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Nagios
3 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (16.67%) SCOM
4 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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