The first table below looks at the demand for RHCA in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RHCA over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
Rank 140 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing RHCA 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.068% 0.21% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £334 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £334 -
% change year-on-year
-11.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
529 478 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.08% 20.02% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 205 272
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £179 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 85
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.19 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £38.00 £41.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
RHCA
England

RHCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

RHCA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RHCA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RHCA across the East of England region.

RHCA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

RHCA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 £295 -
RHCA
England

RHCA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing RHCA 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 RHCA.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Samba
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) RHEV

RHCA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing RHCA 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 RHCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
1 1 (33.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix