The table below looks at the statistics for RHCE 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 RHCE over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 149 118 138
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Contract jobs citing RHCE 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.065% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 2.07% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £353
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
572 434 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.51% 18.20% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 224 275
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £188 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 59
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £10.24 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

RHCE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RHCE
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 RHCE across the East of England region.

RHCE Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

RHCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

RHCE Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

RHCE
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 RHCE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £350 - 1
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) OCP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Data Security
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) OCP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (33.33%) RHCA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp