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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank - - 201
Contract jobs citing RHCE 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £500 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RHCE
London

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
465 791 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.08% 15.59% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 593 684
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £269 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.44 £22.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) RHCSA
3 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
3 9 (64.29%) Ansible
3 9 (64.29%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 9 (64.29%) Nagios
3 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Squid
6 5 (35.71%) QA
6 5 (35.71%) Apache
6 5 (35.71%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (35.71%) CFEngine
6 5 (35.71%) Solaris
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 5 (35.71%) Middleware
6 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
6 5 (35.71%) SSH
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
6 5 (35.71%) SaaS
7 4 (28.57%) KVM
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (28.57%) Service Management
7 4 (28.57%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SSH
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (28.57%) FCoE
2 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) RHCSA
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Squid
3 4 (28.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Ansible
1 9 (64.29%) Nagios
2 5 (35.71%) CFEngine
3 4 (28.57%) Cobbler
3 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
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