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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Rank 118 133 136
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing RHCE 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.036% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.19% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £368 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £269 £400
% change year-on-year
+58.13% -32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RHCE
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
446 523 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.59% 18.97% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 250 251
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 62 42
Median hourly rate £42.57 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.21% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

RHCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing RHCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RHCE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

RHCE Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RHCE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 2 £210 -
Suffolk - 2 £525 - 1
Hertfordshire +11 1 - - 1
RHCE
England

RHCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RHCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for RHCE.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) vCloud
4 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (33.33%) KVM
4 2 (33.33%) Docker
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) LXC
4 2 (33.33%) SFIA
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Nessus
5 1 (16.67%) CEH

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) SFIA
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
1 2 (33.33%) LXC
1 2 (33.33%) vCloud
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Nessus
2 1 (16.67%) QRadar
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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